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US Navy Puts Lasers on Its Ships for Lighting-Speed Tactical Defense Warfare
US Navy Puts Lasers on Its Ships for Lighting-Speed Tactical Defense Warfare

19 Aug 2022, 15:33 UTC / HELIOS is a light, compact, and powerful laser aiming at close-range small targets that are too fast for conventional countermeasure weapons

 
The Netherlands’ Gulfstream G650 for VIP Missions to Boast Advanced Protection Features
The Netherlands’ Gulfstream G650 for VIP Missions to Boast Advanced Protection Features

15 Jul 2022, 01:55 UTC / The Netherlands Ministry of Defense will be sporting a second-hand jet, but it's still a Gulfstream G650, equipped with state-of-art protection tech

 
The U.S. Military to Start Testing a Disposable Cargo Drone for High-Risk Operations
The U.S. Military to Start Testing a Disposable Cargo Drone for High-Risk Operations

15 Feb 2022, 09:12 UTC / Silent Arrow's GD-2000 disposable, autonomous cargo vehicle is designed for compact transportation in the most dangerous environments

 
USAF Backs a Groundbreaking Satellite Project, Proving the Impact of Weather Security
USAF Backs a Groundbreaking Satellite Project, Proving the Impact of Weather Security

9 Feb 2022, 07:05 UTC / It might not seem so, but weather can have a major impact on military operations, and these innovative radar satellites have a strategic importance for USAF

 
South Korea Is Working on Game-Changing Stealth Military Drone Technology
South Korea Is Working on Game-Changing Stealth Military Drone Technology

23 Dec 2021, 06:40 UTC / Electronic warfare is a key component of future combat scenarios, which makes stealth capabilities crucial for military superiority

 
Cargo Aircraft Destroys Target Using a Game-Changing New Capability - a First for USAF
Cargo Aircraft Destroys Target Using a Game-Changing New Capability - a First for USAF

20 Dec 2021, 06:48 UTC / USAF successfully completed a live-fire test of its groundbreaking Rapid Dragon system that takes aircraft lethality to the next level

 
Russia’s Next-Generation Heavy Strike Drone, the Stealthy Hunter, Breaks Cover
Russia’s Next-Generation Heavy Strike Drone, the Stealthy Hunter, Breaks Cover

15 Dec 2021, 05:59 UTC / The Russian fifth-generation fighter jets will be able to coordinate the attacks of four of these deadly new drones at the time time

 
Dassault Scores the Biggest International Contract in French Military Aeronautics History
Dassault Scores the Biggest International Contract in French Military Aeronautics History

6 Dec 2021, 06:37 UTC / Dassault Aviation signed a historic contract with the United Arab Emirates Air Force, for its powerful Rafale F4 multi-role fighter jet

 
Boeing Hit With Baffling Rejection by Canada for Its Future Fighter Jet Fleet
Boeing Hit With Baffling Rejection by Canada for Its Future Fighter Jet Fleet

3 Dec 2021, 09:50 UTC / The FA-18 Super Hornet was officially ditched from the competition for the future advanced fighter jet of the Royal Canadian Air Force

 
The U.S. Army Is Implementing Advanced Fuel-Saving Solutions on Its Tactical Vehicles
The U.S. Army Is Implementing Advanced Fuel-Saving Solutions on Its Tactical Vehicles

24 Nov 2021, 09:16 UTC / The U.S. Army wants to increase the efficiency of its entire fleet, while reducing operational costs, with the ultimate goal of moving toward sustainability

 
The First-Ever Hypersonic Missile Interceptor to Be Developed for the U.S. Navy
The First-Ever Hypersonic Missile Interceptor to Be Developed for the U.S. Navy

22 Nov 2021, 10:40 UTC / Raytheon is developing, on behalf of the Missile Defense Agency, the first defense system specifically designed to engage hypersonic threats

 
Northrop Grumman Inches Closer To Test Hypersonic Weapon Tracking Satellite
Northrop Grumman Inches Closer To Test Hypersonic Weapon Tracking Satellite

11 Nov 2021, 14:50 UTC / Northrop Grumman has completed a critical design review of the U.S. Hypersonic and Ballistic Tracking Space Sensor, getting closer to demo its capabilities

 
Three Rockets Launched in Just One Day, for U.S. Army’s Hypersonic Weapons Program
Three Rockets Launched in Just One Day, for U.S. Army’s Hypersonic Weapons Program

8 Nov 2021, 06:14 UTC / Hypersonic weapons experiments are carried out "at the speed of light," meaning as fast and effectively as possible, with the help of sounding rockets

 
The Jaeger-C Robotic Vehicle Can Ambush and Destroy Tanks in Full Goliath Mode
The Jaeger-C Robotic Vehicle Can Ambush and Destroy Tanks in Full Goliath Mode

5 Nov 2021, 09:55 UTC / This uncrewed wheeled platform that is capable of watching, harassing and attacking tanks, was inspired by the WWII German Goliath

 
Israel Unveiled Sky Dew, the Giant Balloon That Detects Missiles Faster Than Anything
Israel Unveiled Sky Dew, the Giant Balloon That Detects Missiles Faster Than Anything

4 Nov 2021, 06:09 UTC / Israel is taking aerial surveillance to the next level, with a massive aerostat that will boost the anti-missile and anti-drone defense system.

 
The Integrator Military Drone Will Be the First to Withstand Arctic Conditions
The Integrator Military Drone Will Be the First to Withstand Arctic Conditions

1 Nov 2021, 07:51 UTC / An innovative thermal system will turn this tactical UAS into the first one capable of conducting year-round operations in icy environments

 
South Korea Aims High With Its First Locally-Made Next-Gen Supersonic Fighter Jet
South Korea Aims High With Its First Locally-Made Next-Gen Supersonic Fighter Jet

21 Oct 2021, 04:28 UTC / The remarkably-advanced KF-21 is the first fighter jet developed and built by South Korea, and the most expensive military project in all its history.

 
Iron Dome, the U.S. Army Missile and Rocket Destroyer, Proves Its Power in Live Fire Test
Iron Dome, the U.S. Army Missile and Rocket Destroyer, Proves Its Power in Live Fire Test

20 Oct 2021, 09:15 UTC / Watch the U.S. Army soldiers conduct the first live fire test of its new missile defense system, the Iron Dome, in New Mexico

 
Game-Changing Military Tech Can See Through Walls From Over 300 Feet Away
Game-Changing Military Tech Can See Through Walls From Over 300 Feet Away

12 Oct 2021, 05:07 UTC / A new, state-of-the-art imaging system provides the unprecedented ability to detect live object behind walls, including micro-movements, such as breathing.

 
NORA Mobile Howitzer Conquered the Challenging Arizona Desert, During U.S. Army Tests
NORA Mobile Howitzer Conquered the Challenging Arizona Desert, During U.S. Army Tests

11 Oct 2021, 06:21 UTC / Designed to keep going even in the harshest conditions and in case of emergencies, the Nora B-52 mobile howitzer system showed off during Army tests.