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CONTROP Introduces New Capabilities and Concepts for SUAVs, Drones at Singapore Airshow 2020

CONTROP Precision Technologies Ltd. – a company specializing in the field of electro-optics and IR defense and homeland security solutions – will showcase the new STAMP payloads for future tactical mission requirements, including the T-STAMP-XD for laser-designation missions, and the STAMP-VMD for wide-area persistent surveillance.  Continue reading “CONTROP Introduces New Capabilities and Concepts for SUAVs, Drones at Singapore Airshow 2020”

General Atomics Awarded Army Contract for Hydrogen Generation System Prototype

General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) announced today that it has been awarded a contract from the Army Contracting Command, Warren, MI, for a high-pressure hydrogen generation system to support refueling of hydrogen vehicles in the field. Continue reading “General Atomics Awarded Army Contract for Hydrogen Generation System Prototype”

Northrop Grumman Utilizes Dozens of Unmanned Vehicles to Deliver Unique Performance in DARPA Swarm Test

Northrop Grumman Corporation demonstrated progress toward successful heterogeneous unmanned vehicle (UxV) swarming with the test of Rapid Integration Swarm Ecosystem (RISE) at the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency’s (DARPA) second field experiment. Continue reading “Northrop Grumman Utilizes Dozens of Unmanned Vehicles to Deliver Unique Performance in DARPA Swarm Test”

U.S. Army Demos Prototype Manned Fighting Vehicle Teamed with Robotic Combat Vehicle Platoon

Tomorrow’s battlefield won’t be limited to direct enemy fire. It’s expected to be a hyperactive environment of cyber and electronic warfare where warfighters are contested the minute they leave a start-point to the minute they arrive on the objective. As this activity increases, so does the risk. Continue reading “U.S. Army Demos Prototype Manned Fighting Vehicle Teamed with Robotic Combat Vehicle Platoon”

UK MOD Unveils Transformed Approach to Innovation

Artificial intelligence and 3D printing are some of the concepts outlined in the new approach to harnessing innovation and developing emerging technologies. Continue reading “UK MOD Unveils Transformed Approach to Innovation”

General Dynamics Knifefish UUV First to Achieve Critical Acquisition Milestone

General Dynamics Mission Systems’ Knifefish surface mine countermeasure unmanned undersea vehicle (UUV) has achieved Milestone C, providing approval for the system to enter into low-rate initial production (LRIP). Continue reading “General Dynamics Knifefish UUV First to Achieve Critical Acquisition Milestone”

ThyssenKrupp Awarded with Approval for Additive Manufacturing by DNV GL

ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems works closely together with international customers on the integration of additive manufactured parts on ships and submarines and therefore has a need for parts with acceptance test certification. Continue reading “ThyssenKrupp Awarded with Approval for Additive Manufacturing by DNV GL”

A Generation of Weapons Vulnerable to Cyberattacks: POGO Report

Futurists have long predicted that the opening salvo of the next major war will more likely come in the form of a massive cyberattack than in waves of aircraft. Continue reading “A Generation of Weapons Vulnerable to Cyberattacks: POGO Report”

USAF Conducts Successful Hypersonic Weapon Flight Test

The U.S. Air Force successfully conducted the first flight test of its AGM-183A Air Launched Rapid Response Weapon, or ARRW, on a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft on June 12 at Edwards Air Force Base, California.

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