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DSIAC is pleased to announce the release of the 2019 Summer Issue of the Aircraft Survivability Journal. The Journal is available for...
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June 18, 2019 | Source: Breaking Defense, Sydney J. Freedberg, 4 June 2019
PENTAGON: The Army will field a battery of truck-borne hypersonic missiles in 2023, with a contract award in August, the service’s new...
(Source: https://www.army-technology.com/features/military-camouflage-technology-us-russia/)
June 4, 2019 | Source: Army Technology, Talal Husseini. 9 May 2019
Recent research in U.S. military camouflage technology has been looking at how to avoid detection from high-end thermal imaging –...
(Source: https://www.defense.gov/explore/story/Article/1851413/dod-seeks-to-expand-competition-innovation-in-research/)
May 28, 2019 | Source: Defense.gov, David Vergun. 22 May 2019
The Defense Department recently began an initiative called the Defense Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research. What Is...
(Source: https://www.army.mil/article/221289/army_launches_xtechsearch_30_to_continue_its_search_for_next_generation_technology)
May 22, 2019 | Source: Challenge.gov, 2 may 2019
The Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology (ASA(ALT)) is announcing the third cohort of the Army...
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DARPA Timely Information for Maritime Engegements (TIMEly) program to develop a heterogeneous maritime communications architecture, to control rapidly reconfigurable military forces under, on, and over the ocean. (source: Military & Aerospace Magazine)
June 26, 2019 | Source: Military & Aerospace Electronics, militaryaerospace.com, John Keller, 24 June 2019
TIMEly to develop a heterogeneous maritime communications architecture, to control rapidly reconfigurable military forces under, on,...
IARPA is exploring methods to predict the future performance of critical technologies. (source: U.S. DCMA)
June 24, 2019 | Source: FedBizOps, fbo.go, 11 July 2019
Exploring methods to predict the future performance of critical technologies will require historical data on technologies’ performance...
Russian Zicron hypersonic cruise missile concept: scramjet engine, Mach 7, 300KM range, air/land/sea launch capable. (source: MAE)
June 14, 2019 | Source: Military & Aerospace Electronics, militaryaerospace.com, John Keller, 11 June 2019
DARPA's goal is to develop harsh-environment sensors and instrumentation rugged enough to stand up to the heat, shock, and vibration...
International Space Station (ISS). (source: NASA)
May 31, 2019 | Source: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, nasa.gov, 23 April 2019
NASA and its international partners opened the door for research in orbit more than 20 years ago by launching the first pieces of the...
(Source: http://jasp-online.org/asjournal/summer-2019/designs-of-experiments-doe-in-survivability-testing/)
July 16, 2019 | Source: JASP, Tom Johnson, John Haman, Heather Wojton, and Mark Couch,
The purpose of survivability testing is to provide decision-makers with relevant, credible evidence, conveyed with some degree of...
(Source: https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/meet-thor-air-forces-new-drone-killing-microwave-gun-65541)
July 16, 2019 | Source: National Interest, Task and Purpose, 5 July 2019
It's built to negate swarms of drones," said Program Manager Amber Anderson. "We want to drop many of them at one time without a...
Sailors from Coastal Riverine Squadron 3 underway aboard a MKVI patrol boat. The Mark VI is up-gunned and has an exquisite communications suite, making it potentially useful in high-end conflicts. (U.S. Navy photo by BMC Nelson Doromal Jr)
July 16, 2019 | Source: Defense News, David B. Larter, 9 July 2019
JOINT EXPEDITIONARY BASE LITTLE CREEK, Va. — The Mark VI patrol boat bristles with heavy automatic weapons, and that’s the way its...
Photo: Navy
July 16, 2019 | Source: National Defense, Mandy Mayfield, 2 July 2019
Other nations could use 3-D printing to develop atomic arsenals, according to the Chief of Naval Operations. "Much is changing here in...
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July 16, 2019 | Source: National Defense, Yasmin Tadjdeh, 2 July 2019
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) made headlines last fall when it announced that it was pledging $2 billion for a...