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September 10, 2019 | Source: Inside Defense, Insidedefense.com, Sara Sirota, 30 August 2019
The Air Force Strategic Development Planning and Experimentation office is exploring fieldable prototypes of directed-energy (DE) weapon systems that can participate in...
September 10, 2019 | Source: Seapower Magazine, seapowermagazine.org, Otto Kreisher, 29 August 2019
The U.S. Navy and Marine Corps are aggressively changing course and refocusing their resources and training to prepare the fleet and expeditionary forces for a “Great...
September 10, 2019 | Source: JAS, JAS-online.org, Vincent Schuetz, 4 September 2019
This article, which is an update to work previously published in the summer 2018 issue of Aircraft Survivability [1], presents test and analysis results for warheads...
September 10, 2019 | Source: Universe Today, Universetoday.com, Matt Williams, 24 August 2019
In May of 2019, NASA’s Commercial Lunar Payload Services (CLPS) selected Astrobotic to fulfill a contract to deliver 14 payloads to the Moon by 2021. The Pittsburgh-...
September 10, 2019 | Source: www.defenseworld.net, 22 August 2019
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is presently working on an advanced version of its first-generation, battery-powered, miniature chip-scale atomic clock...
September 10, 2019 | Source: JNLWP, jnlwp.defense.gov, Col. Wendell Leimbach, 1 August 2019
Aug. 1, 2019 (Col. Wendell Leimbach) — I used to believe that a question had an obvious answer. The United States military is the world’s most feared and lethal fighting...
September 10, 2019 | Source: Army, Army.com, Marc Krauss, 12 August 2019
PICATINNY ARSENAL, NJ -- Shaping the battlefield, and thus shaping the terrain, has been doctrine for how to execute large-scale ground operations. Obstacles play a...
September 10, 2019 | Source: Los Alamos Reporter, losalamosreporter.com, 30 August 2019
For more than 100 years, trinitrotoluene (TNT) has been the go-to explosive for military, construction, demolition, and mining uses. But during TNT’s long reign,...
September 9, 2019 | Source: National Defense Magazine, nationaldefensemagazine.org, Dana A. Goward, 23 August 2019
Russia and China have been increasingly moving toward greater synergies between their respective satellite navigation systems since at least 2015. The stated goals of...
September 7, 2019 | Source: National Defense Magazine, nationaldefensemagazine.org, Yasmin Tadjdeh, 31 July 2019
Modern warfare is often characterized by heavy firepower such as guns, tanks, and attack aircraft. But as the United States faces operations in the “gray zone” — actions...
September 6, 2019 | Source: GCN, gcn.com, Lauren C. Williams, 30 July 2019
With a year under its belt and a full staff, the Army Futures Command showed off some of its most promising projects. The Synthetic Training Environment cross-functional...
September 4, 2019 | Source: Military & Aerospace Electronics, militaryaerospace.com, John Keller, 13 Aug 2019
Military Researchers Consider New Active Flow Control to Eliminate Control Surfaces on Military Aircraft Active flow control has no moving parts, adds energy or momentum...
September 4, 2019 | Source: Military & Aerospace Electronics, militaryaerospace.com, 12 August 2019
DARPA Eyes Curved High-Performance Infrared Focal Plane Array Sensors for Military and Aerospace Uses The FOCII project seeks to curve large- and small-format,...
September 4, 2019 | Source: AP News, apnews.com, Jeremy Rehm, 14 August 2019
With two pairs of fine-tipped tweezers and the hands of a surgeon, Cheryl Hayashi began dissecting the body of a silver garden spider under her microscope. In just a few...
September 2, 2019 | Source: Military.Com, 15 August 2019, Matthew Cox
As sailors and Marines are sailing in more contested waters, the blue-green team is getting creative about how to defend amphibious assault ships from enemy small boats...
September 1, 2019 | Source: Air Force Magazine, airforcemag.com, 16 August 2019
A recent successful Air Force Research Laboratory flight demonstration brings the service closer to a future that could rely more heavily on machines than human pilots...
August 31, 2019 | Source: IB Times, ibtimes.com, Rohit R. Nair, 14 August 2019
South Korea has unveiled plans to acquire two more ground-based, anti-missile, early-warning radars and three Aegis-equipped destroyers as a part of its five-year...
August 30, 2019 | Source: The Engineer, theengineer.co.uk, Stuart Nathan, 13 June 2019
As more systems look toward better electricity storage, a harmless, durable, and non-flammable battery could be the way forward, Stuart Nathan reports. We are living in...
August 28, 2019 | Source: National Defense Magazine, nationaldefensemagazine.org, Connie Lee, 15 August 2017
The Air Force Research Laboratory Space Vehicles Directorate is reaching out to small businesses to explore space-based intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance...
August 27, 2019 | Source: Breaking Defense, Sydney J. Freedberg, 09 August 2019
The Army wants to jam, spoof, and hack enemy electronics with such subtlety the target doesn’t even realize what’s going wrong. That takes both high-tech equipment and...