Defense Technology News

Defense Technology News

News on future of defense and military technology, military communications, information technology and networking updates including future combat systems and future military weapons.

China launched a new generation rocket on Saturday that will be integral to its ambitious space program. The Long March-7 rocket weighs nearly 600 tons...

China has built the world's fastest supercomputer using locally made microchips, a survey said Monday, the first time the country has taken the top...

Hackers aligned with Russia's government breached US Democratic National Committee computers and stole data including a trove of opposition research on Republican presidential hopeful...

The experimental low-cost XS-1 will be able to fly at escape-velocity speeds and catapult 3,000-pound payloads into orbit - and it'll be able to...

U.S. military fuel convoys in combat areas present risk to Service members' lives as well as significant transportation costs. The Army and Navy are investigating...

If you thought surveillance drones were unnerving, a French-Italian aerospace company is now producing an unmanned blimp to monitor the ground from space. One...

During battlefield operations, a brigade's fleet of Warfighter Information Network-Tactical (WIN-T) network equipped vehicles are often spread out across great distances and austere terrain,...

Johnny Matheny's handshake is friendly, confident and firm—though not in the bone-crushing manner favored by some of the alpha types here in the Pentagon. What...

The space glider Perlan 2 is helping Airbus take on Silicon Valley's brightest innovators, even while pursuing technologies that might eventually lead to passenger...

China and Russia have decided to hold a joint computer-enabled anti-missile defense exercise in May. This command-and-staff exercise, code-named Aerospace Security-2016, will be held at...