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Augmented reality soon possible for MK-19 training

Setting up a range day for training on the MK-19 grenade launcher is no easy task. Researchers at the Army Research Laboratory-Orlando have an idea...

Gov't Supports Project to Transform Korea Into Helicopter RnD hub

Korea Overseas Information Service, The government said that it will support efforts by a local university to transform Korea into a research and development...

Video: Military robots and the future of war

In this powerful talk, P.W. Singer shows how the widespread use of robots in war is changing the realities of combat. He shows us...

250th APG-79 AESA Radar Delivered

Raytheon has delivered its 250th APG-79 active electronically scanned array radar to Boeing. The APG-79 radar is flown on U.S. Navy F/A-18E/F and EA-18G...

Mobile Devices Offer Fast Decisions, Productivity, DoD Says

Mobile devices are becoming the way we communicate, and the Defense Department views that change as an opportunity, the department’s deputy chief information officer...

US Army seeks to lighten Soldier loads using robots

Soldiers are being asked to do the impossible, carrying out missions while humping over 100 pounds of gear, said Col. Kurt "Travis" Thompson. They're doing...

China cyber warfare skills a risk to US military: report

China's cyber warfare capabilities have reached a point where they would pose a danger to the US military in the event of a conflict,...
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SAAB Receives UK Orders for Giraffe Radar Systems

Defence and security company Saab has received orders from the UK Ministry of Defence for additional Giraffe AMB radar systems plus upgrades of the...

NASA Hires Lockheed Martin to Build Quiet Supersonic X-Plane

NASA has inked a deal with Lockheed Martin to develop a supersonic "X-plane" that could break the sound barrier without a sonic boom, officials...

Elbit To Supply African Nation With Wise Intelligence Technology System

Elbit Systems has been awarded an approximately $40 million contract to supply a country in Africa with the Wise Intelligence Technology (WiTTM) System for...