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A soldier monitors the satellite communications radio along the Afghanistan-Pakistan border (Army photo).
February 11, 2020 | Source: SpaceNew, Sandra Erwin, 4 February 2020
WASHINGTON — The U.S. military will deploy a new version of a ground-based communications jammer used to block adversaries’ satellite...
Reynoldsburg police Chief David Plesich unwraps the BolaWrap tether from around a mannequin after the equipment was fired during a demonstration for law-enforcement officers (Eric Albrecht/The Columbus Dispatch).
February 11, 2020 | Source: The Columbus Dispatch, Bethany Bruner, 1 February 2020
A second local police department is considering buying new technology designed for officers to use when a suspect needs to be stopped...
Medium displacement unmanned surface vehicle (MDUSV) prototype Sea Hunter pulls into Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, HI, on October 31, 2018 (U.S. Navy photo).
February 11, 2020 | Source: UNSI News, Megan Eckstein, 31 January 2020
ARLINGTON, VA – As the U.S. Navy moves forward with unmanned surface and undersea vessels in a range of sizes for myriad missions,...
Artist's concept of Lockheed Martin's GPS 3 satellite (credit: U.S. Air Force).
February 11, 2020 | Source: SpaceNews, Sandra Erwin, 1 February 2020
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Defense's (DoD's) Director of Operational Test and Evaluation warns in a new report that the...
Gen. Mike Holmes, Air Combat Command Commander and Gen. Arnold W. Bunch Jr., Air Force Materiel Command Commander, sign a memorandum between the two major commands during the Technology and Acquisition Sustainment Review Conference on January 29, 2020, at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, VA. The 2-day conference allowed senior leaders to discuss current challenges the Air Force faces and strategies for potential future conflicts (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Daryl Knee).
February 11, 2020 | Source: U.S. Air Force, Marisa Alia-Novobilski, 31 January 2020
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, OH - A new weapons system collaboration program aims to synergize communication between program...
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Sean A. Gainey
February 11, 2020 | Source: Star and Stripes, Caitlin M. Kenny, 17 January 2020
WASHINGTON — U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Sean Gainey will lead a new 60-person team for the Defense Department to develop new methods to...
(Source: http://www.spacedaily.com/reports/AFRL_Partners_Develop_Innovative_Tools_To_Accelerate_Composites_Certification_999.html)
February 11, 2020 | Source: Space Daily, Staff Writer, 31 January 2020
In partnership with industry, a team of U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory/Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source (CHESS) personnel...
(Source: https://www.technologyreview.com/f/615125/darpa-is-testing-drone-swarms-it-can-launch-from-a-planethen-collect-mid-air/)
February 11, 2020 | Source: MIT Technology Review, Charlotte Jee, 31 January 2020
The news : The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has conducted the first test of a new type of drone that can be...
Israel says it is on its way to fielding laser weapons in 2020 (photo courtesy of Israel's Defense Ministry).
February 11, 2020 | Source: Defense News, Jacob Nagel, Bradley Bowman, and Maj. Liane Zivitski, 17 January 2020
Until recently, the military application of relatively high-energy lasers has been more science fiction than reality. That is starting...
(Source: https://www.rocket.com/defense)
February 11, 2020 | Source: SpaceRef, 3 February 2020
Aerojet Rocketdyne recently delivered four RL10 upper stage engines to NASA’s Stennis Space Center that will help power NASA’s Space...
An aircrew flies a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter at the Sparta-Fort McCoy Airport during training operations Dec. 16, 2019, at Fort McCoy, Wis. According to the Army fact sheet for the Blackhawk, its mission is to provide air assault, general support, aeromedical evacuation, command and control, and special operations support to combat, stability, and support operations. The UH-60 also is the Army's utility tactical transport helicopter. The versatile helicopter has enhanced the overall mobility of the Army du
January 22, 2020 | Source: www.Army.com, Scott Sturkol, 16 January 2020
FORT MCCOY, WI - An aircrew operated a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter at the Sparta-Fort McCoy Airport during training operations December...
Kurt Boeker points one of the paintball guns that fire less-lethal projectiles at a gel designed to absorb the projectiles (photo/Andree Kehn/Sun Journal/TNS).
January 22, 2020 | Source: www.policeone.com, Kathryn Skelton, 20 January 2020
FRYEBURG, ME — A Fryeburg entrepreneur has received four Maine Technology Institute grants totaling almost $22,000 to develop a “less...
This artist’s concept shows the cross-section of a carbon nanotube T-gate transistor, with densely aligned carbon nanotubes, that can reach speeds of 100 gigahertz. Breakthroughs in this research, originally funded by the Army Research Office, may lead to better and more advanced mobile communications throughout the military and commercial worlds. Imagery courtesy of Carbonics Inc.
January 22, 2020 | Source: AFCEA International, Robert K. Ackerman, 21 January 2020
The quantum technology may improve everything from 5G to tactical radios. High-frequency radios may be more resilient, military...