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Air Force Research Lab Announces MUOS Satellite Communications Testing in Antarctica

Instant and easy connectivity for mobile devices is often taken for granted, but modern cellular networks are tied to cell towers. How do you...

Korea, Russia Enter Full-Fledged Space Partnership

Korean Information Service, Korea and Russia formally began their full-fledged cooperation in the aerospace field with the signing of a technology safeguard pact, the...

Lockheed Offers Advanced Electro-Optical Targeting System for the F-35

Lockheed Martin introduced Advanced EOTS, an evolutionary electro-optical targeting system, which is available for the F-35's Block 4 development. Designed to replace EOTS, the F-35's...
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Latvia Buys 3 TPS-77 Multi-Role Radars from Lockheed Martin

The Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Latvia and Lockheed Martin signed a contract for three TPS-77 Multi-Role Radars (MRR) for use in...

DARPA sets sights on Robotic Space Plane for next generation warfare

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...

New antenna brings enhanced capabilities to the battlefield

The 460th Space Communications Squadron, Air Force Wideband Enterprise Terminals Program office, Tobyhanna Army Depot and Radome Services have been working together to replace...

World’s fastest supercomputer entirely made in China: survey

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...

How well do facial recognition algorithms cope with a million strangers?

In the last few years, several groups have announced that their facial recognition systems have achieved near-perfect accuracy rates, performing better than humans...

NATO Announces 3 Billion EUR Investment In Defence Technology

The NATO Communication and Information (NCI) Agency is announcing business opportunities in cyber, air and missile defence as well as advanced software, worth 3...

NASA Funds Plasma Rocket Technology for Superfast Space Travel

Superfast journeys to Mars may be one big step closer for humanity, as NASA has sponsored a private company to develop a high-tech, plasma...