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.

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...

A new $10 million US intelligence project seeks to use image-search applications to single out mobile missile launchers revealed by satellite data, and alert...

Dams, the power grid and other such infrastructure were once closed network systems. Then they were added to the Internet. "We still thought of them...

A massive exercise involving many, if not all, of nine US combatant commands will target an array of strategic threats facing the United...

Researchers have demonstrated proof of concept for a novel low-energy nuclear reaction imaging technique designed to detect the presence of "special nuclear materials" -...
F-22 Raptor

A Chinese national pleaded guilty Wednesday to charges stemming from the hacking of trade secrets from US defense contractors, including plans for transport and...

With enough computing effort most contemporary security systems will be broken. But a research team at the University of Sydney has made a...
AH-64 Apache combat helicopter

The Apache attack helicopter is flying into the future with enhanced sensors and a more reliable turret that improves the aircraft's 40-year-old technology. During a...
AEWE 2016

The British 3rd Battalion, The Rifles of the United Kingdom, and Soldiers of A Company, 1st Battalion, 29th Infantry Regiment (Experimentation Force), partnered with...