The skills gap in the aviation maintenance industry is reaching crisis proportions (Courtesy of the Aviation Institute)

Bipartisan House Bill Takes Aim at Aviation Maintenance Skills Gap (Learn More, Videos)

A bipartisan group of lawmakers introduced legislation on May 8th to address one of the most pressing challenges facing the U.S. aviation industry: the chronic technician shortage. The bill sponsored by Reps....
Disease cases from mosquito, tick, and flea bites more than tripled in the US from 2004 to 2016. (Courtesy of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC))

CDC: Illnesses from Mosquito, Tick & Flea Bites Triple in US (Multi-Video)

Illnesses from mosquito, tick, and flea bites have tripled in the U.S., with more than 640,000 cases reported during the 13 years from 2004 through 2016. Nine new germs spread by mosquitoes...
Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research (NUAIR) Alliance is Leading the research and deployment technologies
for safe UAS operations in the nation's airspace. Courtesy of NUAIR Alliance

NY Gets First, Most Advanced Drone-Testing Airspace Corridor (Videos)

The Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance (NUAIR Alliance) has selected Raytheon as a key partner in the development of America's first and most advanced unmanned aircraft system-testing airspace corridor in New York state. The NUAIR...
The Endeavor Robotics FirstLook is a throwable, rugged, and expandable robot that provides immediate situational awareness, performs persistent observation and investigates dangerous and hazardous material while keeping its operator out of harm’s way.

US Marines Select Endeavor Robotics ‘Throwable’ Robots (See in Action)

The U.S. Marine Corps has awarded a $10 million contract to Endeavor Robotics for the company's lightweight, expandable, battle-proven FirstLook® robots. This latest award for a large number of FirstLooks follows two contracts worth more than $24 million Endeavor recently...
The HARRIER GBSAA System to provide real-time beyond visual line-of-sight for unmanned aircraft and drone operations

DeTect HARRIER GBSAA Radar Chosen for Rozas Aerodrome in Spain

DeTect, has completed the commissioning of a HARRIER Ground Based Sense-and-Avoid (GBSAA) radar at the Rozas Aerodrome in Lugo, Spain. The system, supplied to Babcock Mission Critical Services España, will provide beyond...
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Gang Forced Victims into Sex with Dozens of Men a Day (Learn More)

Following an investigation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) in New York, four individuals have been extradited from Mexico to the United States to face sex...
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is boosting legal resources at the border, sending additional attorneys and judges in the face of a caravan of migrants that has arrived in recent days. (Courtesy of YouTube)

DHS on CBP April Southwest Border Migration Numbers

On May 4, Department of Homeland Security Press Secretary Tyler Q. Houlton released the following statement on U.S. Customs and Border Protection's (CBP) Southwest Border Migration numbers for April: "The recently released...
Sister ship USS Independence

Navy Christens LCS USS Cincinnati (Learn More About LCS, Multi-Video)

The Navy christened its newest Independence-variant littoral combat ship (LCS), the future USS Cincinnati (LCS 20), during a 10:00 a.m. CDT ceremony Saturday, in Mobile, Alabama. The principal speaker was Cincinnati Councilmember...
The ALR-69A, the world’s first all-digital radar warning receiver, provides an affordable and effective solution for protection in the modern threat environment. (Courtesy of the USAF)

Air Force Selects Raytheon’s All Digital Radar Warning Receiver (Video)

The U.S. Air Force (USAF) has awarded an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract to Raytheon Company for the world's first all-digital radar warning receiver, the AN/ALR-69A(V). The contract calls for the rapid procurement...
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CBP’s AMO Detects Vessel with Over a Ton of Cocaine (Learn More, Video)

A U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Air and Marine Operations (AMO) P-3 Airborne Early Warning aircraft crew was conducting operations in international waters off the coast of Costa Rica and detected a...