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Proton Successfully Launches the Express AM-7 Satellite for the Russia

Proton Successfully Launches the Express AM-7 Satellite for the Russia

Lifting off from Baikonur at 01:05 am Moscow Time on Thursday, March 19, the Proton-M integrated launch vehicle (ILV) successfully orbited the Airbus DS–built Express AM-7 telecommunications satellite for Russian Satellite Communications Company (RSCC), under the Russian Federal Program, “Development […]


Pentagon loses track of $500 million in weapons, equipment given to Yemen

Pentagon loses track of $500 million in weapons, equipment given to Yemen

The Pentagon is unable to account for more than $500 million in U.S. military aid given to Yemen, amid fears that the weaponry, aircraft and equipment is at risk of being seized by Iranian-backed rebels or al-Qaeda, according to U.S. […]


Understanding The Electromagnetic Environmental Effects On Space Systems

Understanding The Electromagnetic Environmental Effects On Space Systems

The electromagnetic environment in most space systems is typically very complex. Recent advances in communications technologies and electronic devices has created numerous emitters of radio frequency energy that were not present before the turn of the century. Launch vehicle and […]


Iran Optimizing F14 Fighter Jets for New Missions

Iran Air Force F-14

A senior Air Force commander praised Iran’s capability as the only country, besides the US, that can overhaul F14 fighter jets, adding that Iranian experts have mounted new radar and weapons systems on the aircraft to optimize it for new […]


Moths shed light on how to fool enemy sonar

Moths shed light on how to fool enemy sonar

It’s hard to hide from a bat: The camouflage and mimicry techniques that animals use to avoid becoming a meal aren’t much use against a predator using echolocation. But a new study shows that moths can outsmart sonar with a […]


The Smart Gun Evolves, Canada Develops New Assault Rifle Concept

Prototype designed to be more powerful, accurate and integrated with networked add-ons for situational awareness. Photo: Jocelyn Tessier, DRDC.

More firepower, improved accuracy and smart integrated accessories that connect to command and control networks are the headline features of the new integrated assault rifle concept that Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC) and Colt Canada have developed for the […]


Exelis to Showcase full spectrum dominance and awareness at 2015 AFA Air Warfare Symposium

EA-6B Prowler assigned the "Vikings" of Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron

Exelis (NYSE: XLS) will highlight a range of solutions for U.S. Air Force customers and industry partners at the Air Force Association’s (AFA) 31st Annual Air Warfare Symposium and Technology Exposition, booth 130, Feb. 11-13, in Orlando, Florida. Exelis will […]


Squad X Core Technologies Seeks to Bring Technological Advances to the Infantry Squad

Squad X Core Technologies Seeks to Bring Technological Advances to the Infantry Squad

Warfighters in aircraft, on ships and in ground vehicles have benefited tremendously from technological advances in recent decades, with advanced capabilities ranging from real-time situational awareness to precision armaments. But many of these benefits depend on equipment with substantial size, […]


DigitalGlobe’s Geospatial Big Data Platform Enabling New Commercial Solutions

Geospatial Big Data

DigitalGlobe, Inc. (DGI), a leading global provider of high-resolution earth imagery and geospatial solutions, today announced an agreement to provide another innovative commercial customer with access to its Geospatial Big Data (GBD) platform, paving the way for new analytic products […]


 
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