U.S. Army Boosts Soldier Battery Power for Greater Lethality, Mobility

The U.S. Army Futures Command, or AFC, is helping to increase Soldier lethality and survivability through the research and development of lighter batteries with more power and extended runtimes. Continue reading “U.S. Army Boosts Soldier Battery Power for Greater Lethality, Mobility”

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US Navy Tests New Unmanned Aircraft, Undersea Vehicles at Sea

The U.S Military Sealift Command’s expeditionary fast transport vessel USNS Spearhead (T-EPF 1) recently completed a two-day underway. Continue reading “US Navy Tests New Unmanned Aircraft, Undersea Vehicles at Sea”

BAE Systems Announces Evolution In Unmanned Boat Technology

BAE Systems has successfully completed a series of trials on a ‘first of its kind’ autonomous boat that will allow navies to go beyond the limits of human endurance with unmanned vessels that can travel further, for longer and to more inhospitable environments. Continue reading “BAE Systems Announces Evolution In Unmanned Boat Technology”

Airbus Unveils ‘Bird of Prey’ Concept for Future Airplanes

Airbus has unveiled a bird-like conceptual airliner design with the goal of motivating the next generation of aeronautical engineers, underscoring how they can make a difference by applying technologies researched at the company in hybrid-electric propulsion, active control systems and advanced composite structures. Continue reading “Airbus Unveils ‘Bird of Prey’ Concept for Future Airplanes”

Rolls-Royce to Develop Hypersonic Technology with UK MOD

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a contract to develop hypersonic propulsion systems for increased aircraft performance and capability. Continue reading “Rolls-Royce to Develop Hypersonic Technology with UK MOD”

U.S. Army Research Lab Selects 3D Systems to Develop World’s Largest, Fastest Metal Powder 3D Printer

3D Systems today announced it has been awarded a $15 million contract by the U.S Combat Capabilities Development Command Army Research Laboratory, also known as ARL, to create the world’s largest, fastest, most precise metal 3D printer.

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U.S Army Game-Theory Research Better Allocates Military Resources, Fight Cancer

U.S. Army game-theory research using artificial intelligence may help treat cancer and other diseases, improve cybersecurity, deploy Soldiers and assets more efficiently and even win a poker game. Continue reading “U.S Army Game-Theory Research Better Allocates Military Resources, Fight Cancer”

With Squad X, Dismounted Units Partner with AI to Dominate Battlespace: DARPA

The U.S’ Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s (DARPA) Squad X Experimentation program aims to demonstrate a warfighting force with artificial intelligence as a true partner. Continue reading “With Squad X, Dismounted Units Partner with AI to Dominate Battlespace: DARPA”

U.S. AFRL, IBM to Pioneer Quantum Information Technology

The U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory is breaking new ground in their efforts to partner with industry, academia, and the Department of Defense to apply quantum information science to Air Force concerns and ensure they remain the most advanced and capable force in the World. Continue reading “U.S. AFRL, IBM to Pioneer Quantum Information Technology”

UK MOD to Develop Cutting-Edge Laser and Radio Frequency Weapons

The Ministry of Defence is developing cutting-edge laser and radiofrequency weapons which have the potential to revolutionise the battlefield. Continue reading “UK MOD to Develop Cutting-Edge Laser and Radio Frequency Weapons”