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X-Ray Computed Tomography Scanning for Defense Applications image
X-ray computed tomography (XCT) scanning has been used for decades and remains a key component in nondestructive testing (NDT). XCT allows a user to create a three-...
U.S. Army photo by Spc. Adeline Witherspoon, 2nd SBDE PAO
Introduction Many new technologies are introduced to the world with untold hype and fail to live up to their promise, both in terms of promised improvements and user...
Enhancing the Expectations of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) – Recognizing Aviation-Grade Suppliers
The unmanned systems industry stands to disrupt almost every major industry. Indeed, it has already revolutionized warfare, and there is no hint of it slowing down. This...
The Heat Is Off:  Advanced Resins Are Revolutionizing the Way We Repair Aircraft
Aircraft design has progressed rapidly over the last 110 years. The simple wooden planes that were used mostly as scouts in World War I gave way to the riveted metal...
The Continuing Quest for a Non-Lethal Weapons (NLW) System for Military and Civilian Law Enforcement Needs image
Introduction Since the late 1980s, military, federal, state, and local law enforcement have incorporated NLW or less-than-lethal technology into their daily efforts to...
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April 1, 2019 | Source: GCN, gcn.com, Susan Miller|, 27 March 2019
For computer vision and facial recognition systems to work reliably, they need training datasets that approximate real-world conditions. So far, researchers have had...
April 17, 2019 | Source: GCN, gcn.com, Susan Miller, 5 April 2019
Scientists at the Army Research Lab are studying how brain activity could be harnessed to optimize a performance of a human-machine team. By feeding artificial...
April 15, 2019 | Source: Air Force Magazine, airforcemag.com, Rachel S. Cohen, 4 April 2019
Two new autonomous aircraft concepts that promise to redefine the Air Force’s unmanned fleet are moving forward. The latest, Skyborg, is an autonomous drone prototyping...
April 13, 2019 | Source: Aviation Week, aviationweek.com, Lee Hudson, 9 April 2019
The Pentagon is making optimistic assumptions, especially regarding congressional support, in its five-year plan for a U.S. Space Force (USSF), according to sources on...
April 12, 2019 | Source: c4isrnet, www.c4isrnet.com, Kelsey D. Atherton, 9 April 2019
The final frontier is contested space. Nations across the globe are at work developing tools and techniques to survive a conflict in the heavens, should it occur. With...
April 10, 2019 | Source: The Conversation, theconversation.com, Christopher Boone, 19 March 2019
By the time the application window closed, Amazon had received 238 proposals from cities and regions throughout North America looking to become the second headquarters...
April 9, 2019 | Source: Defense News, Jen Judson, 28 March 19
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — The U.S. Army released its new air and missile defense framework March 27 that aims to pursue multimission units and counter emerging threats like...
April 9, 2019 | Source: Breaking Defense, breakingdefense.com, Sydney J. Freedberg Jr., 1 April 2019
But modernizing the Army will take decades and tough decisions about everything from online propaganda to the National Guard. The Army’s experimental Multi-Domain Task...
April 9, 2019 | Source: Unmanned Systems Technology, Mike Rees, 25 March 2019
DARPA has announced that it has successfully tested its Collaborative Operations in Denied Environment (CODE) system for unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) swarming in the...
April 9, 2019 | Source: Purdue University, Chris Adam, 7 March 2019
New process targets improvements for manufacturing across several growing industries WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Most people may not realize it but they encounter products...
April 9, 2019 | Source: Military Times, Tara Copp and Stephen Losey, 1 March 2019
The Pentagon is considering revisions to the dollar amounts and damage levels that qualify an aircraft accident as a major mishap to better reflect the expense of...
April 9, 2019 | Source: USNI, Megan Eckstein, 11 March 2019
The Marine Corps’ counter-drone defense system is transitioning from an urgent operational need (UON) to a formal program of record, but the program is trying to retain...
April 9, 2019 | Source: Military & Aerospace, John Keller, 2 April 2019
FORT BELVOIR, VA. – U.S. missile-defense researchers will brief industry later this month on a project to build a prototype megawatt-class laser weapon within the next 7...
April 9, 2019 | Source: U.S. Army, Jack Bunja, 1 April 2019
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. -- A plume of unidentified smoke fills the air ahead of ground units on the battlefield. Immediately, a gray drone deploys, navigating the...