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Russia develops new long-range mobile radar

Russian scientists have developed and tested a new mobile radar which will soon become part of the country’s aerospace defenses. The new radar, dubbed 55Zh6ME,...

Japan Radar Spy Satellite Out Of Action

, One of a set of four spy satellites Japan launched to keep an eye on neighboring North Korea is not functioning, a Japanese...

Airborne Laser Beam Control Fire Control System Completes Initial Flight Testing

Lockheed Martin, EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE: The Beam Control Fire Control system developed by Lockheed Martin for the Airborne Laser (ABL) program, which is...

Revolutionizing Prosthetics 2009 Team Delivers First DARPA Limb Prototype

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel MD: An international team led by the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) in Laurel, Md.,...

US Army Expeditionary networked force becoming reality, say generals

The goal of achieving an expeditionary, uninterrupted mission command network is taking shape but is still "a work in progress," said Brig. Gen. Willard...

The GALILEO Family Is Further Expanding: EU and India Seal Their Agreement

European Commission, BRUSSELS: After intensive exchanges held since January 2004, negotiations on India

New Defence Systems Get Unveiled

Denel Dynamics, South Africa’s Denel Group showed a range of new defence products and systems for the first time at Africa Aerospace & Defence...

Military eyes glowing secrets of fireflies, others

NEW LONDON, Conn.: Someday, the secrets of fireflies or glowing sea plankton could save an American soldier in battle, a Navy SEAL on a...

Russia launches Proton rocket with military satellite

Russia successfully launched a Proton-M rocket carrying a military satellite in the early hours of Tuesday from its Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. The launch took...

Russia Launches Rocket With Military Satellite

RIA Novosti, Baikonur, Russia: A Proton-K/DM-2 heavy carrier rocket with a Cosmos-series military satellite has been successfully launched from the Baikonur space center in...