Saturday, April 17, 2021

Defense & Security

U.S. military to receive new device to capture potable water from ambient arid air

The Pentagon’s research division, which is called DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency), launces new Atmospheric Water Extraction (AWE) program sets out to sharply reduce delivering water risk by giving deployed units the technology to capture potable...

Lockheed Martin’s experts details laser weapon program

Lockheed Martin's experts have revealed details of directed energy and laser weapon system programs. Directed energy and laser weapon systems are a proven solution that effectively addresses tech-driven threats with more accurate, flexible and affordable performance than offered...

U.S. Army showcases new electronic warfare technology

Within the last years, the U.S. Army has delivered new electronic warfare prototype Electronic warfare systems in response to the increase of battlefield threats. Electronic warfare, known as the battle in the electromagnetic spectrum, relies on data and...

U.S. Army discloses some effective ‘GPS spoofing’ countermeasures

GPS-dependent positioning, navigation, and timing synchronization procedures have a special influence on the conduct of modern warfare. Currently, 'GPS spoofing' is a much-discussed cyber-threat to modern military systems. Spoofing can generate position and timing inaccuracies on a battlefield,...

France considers acquiring CH-47 Chinook helicopters

The French Air Force is considering the purchase of an undisclosed number of U.S.-made CH-47 Chinook heavy-lift helicopters. The reporter of Challenges business magazine, Vincent Lamigeon said in a separate Twitter post on Monday that according to the Special Operations...

U.S. Special Forces Soldiers train with Polish, Latvian allies in West Virginia

The West Virginia National Guard has announced that members of the U.S. Special Forces train with Polish and Latvian allies in West Virginia. West Virginia Army National Guard (WVARNG) Special Forces Soldiers with the 2nd Battalion, 19th Special Forces...

NASA to buy lightweight, semi-automatic rifles

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, or NASA, will acquire lightweight, semi-automatic rifles, a solicitation released via the US government’s Federal Business Opportunities website on 25 Jun revealed. NASA Shared Services Center posted a notice for procurement of...

U.S. Special Forces train Red Flag Rescue at Camp Navajo

Soldiers assigned to 7th Group Special Forces are taking part in Red Flag Rescue, the largest air combat training exercise in the world which involves multiple air platforms from all branches and components of U.S. Service, as...

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