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Singaporean Fuel Cell Boosts UAV Capabilities

SINGAPORE: AEROPAK, a next-generation fuel cell power system recently developed by Horizon Fuel Cell Technologies will increase the flight endurance of small and stealthy...

LM Tracking Antenna Supports Minuteman III Flight Test

Lockheed Martin, Vandenberg Air Force Base: A U.S. Navy missile telemetry tracking antenna developed by Lockheed Martin supported the U.S. Air Force's recent extended-range...

Darpa Developing Novel New Fire Suppression Method

Fire in a combat vehicle, aboard a ship or other confined space such as an airplane cockpit puts warfighters at risk. Today’s fire suppression...

Navy Researchers Look to Rotating Detonation Engines to Power the Future

With its strong dependence on gas-turbine engines for propulsion, the U.S. Navy is always looking for ways to improve the fuel consumption of...

US Navy Invests In Electronic Warfare Simulator Development

Through the next 10 years, the U.S. Navy's EW Simulator Development program should see steady annual funding. With the increasing production over the next...

Cyber ‘superweapon’ virus uncovered: Russian firm

A Russian computer firm has discovered a new computer virus with unprecedented destructive potential which could be used as a "cyberweapon" by the West...

Israel Develops Autonomous Anti-IED Robot

IDF Ground Forces develop a new robotic engineering scout that will move on its own and detonate explosives, significantly reducing risk combat engineering soldiers...

Directed energy atmospheric lens could revolutionise future battlefields

ithin the next fifty years, scientists at BAE Systems believe that battlefield commanders could deploy a new type of directed energy laser and...

Singapore defence ministry reports cyber breach

The Singapore Ministry of Defence said no classified information was stolen because it is housed on a separate system that is not connected to...

Elbit launches wide-area and persistent intelligence gathering system

The line of systems provides a unique, overall situational awareness of "on-the-ground" data and conditions, and enables a large number of users to...