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Vidisco received the Platinum Award in the “Best Explosives/ID/Contraband Detection” category of GSN’s 2013 Border Security Awards. The company has been focusing exclusively on portable X-ray systems...

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Mon, 2017-03-13 10:02 AM
SANTA CLARA, CA March 10, 2017 With the escalation of political tension and civil unrest in various parts of the world, defense budgets have received a boost. The evolving mission requirements and...
Fri, 2017-03-10 09:27 AM
WASHINGTON March 9, 2017 Today, the "Defense Industrial Base Information Sharing and Analysis Organization™" ("DIB-ISAO™") celebrates the 2-year anniversary of its official incorporation. The DIB-...
Thu, 2017-03-09 06:31 AM
ORLANDO, FL March 8, 2017 The Defense Logistics Agency has named Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] as the Industrial Product-Support Vendor (IPV) for the U.S. Air Force Generation III logistics...
Thu, 2017-03-09 06:22 AM

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FREMONT, CA March 8, 2017 ALOM, a global leader in supply chain management, has been selected by the U.S. Navy to supply a range of information communication technology (ICT) equipment for a 5-year...
Thu, 2017-03-09 06:13 AM

Dunmire

WASHINGTON March 8, 2017 The Department of Defense Corrosion Policy and Oversight Office announced today that corrosion experts from DoD, NACE International, and SSPC: The Society for Protective...
Wed, 2017-03-08 11:55 AM

Danforth

SAN DIEGO March 7, 2017 LRAD Corporation (NASDAQ: LRAD), the world’s leading provider of acoustic hailing devices (“AHDs”) and advanced mass notification systems, today announced a $525,000 follow-on...
Wed, 2017-03-08 11:37 AM
By Petty Officer 3rd Class Nicole BargerNEW LONDON, CT A group of cadets at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy are working on designs to replace some of the oldest ships in the Coast Guard’s fleet of...
Tue, 2017-03-07 08:20 AM

Mengucci

ARLINGTON, VA March 6, 2017 CACI International Inc (NYSE:CACI) announced today that it has been awarded a task order, with a potential value of $190 million, to support the Department of Defense’s...
Tue, 2017-03-07 08:06 AM

Smith

HUNTSVILLE, AL March 6, 2017 The U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Consolidated Emergency Response System (CERS) program received Initial Operational Capability (IOC) certification, declaring Hexagon's...
Tue, 2017-03-07 08:01 AM
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO March 6, 2017 Jeff Papenfuss, AMERGINT’s Vice President of Waveform products, said “This new capability adds another dimension to satTRAC’s already extensive software toolset...
Fri, 2017-03-03 10:06 AM
ARCHBALD, PA, March 2, 2017 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has announced that its Dual Mode Plus laser-guided bomb (LGB) will be branded Paragon. The Paragon direct attack munition is an affordable,...
Thu, 2017-03-02 11:00 AM

Melcher

ARLINGTON, VA Feb. 28, 2017 Statement by AIA President and CEO David F. Melcher on President Trump's speech to a joint session of Congress on his policy priorities.

Commentary and Opinions

National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU) President and CEO Dan Berger renewed the association’s push for national data security and breach notification standards for retailers amid news of a possible data breach at Chick-fil-A chain restaurants.
The law firm representing ten families -- nine of whom lost family members in the Sandy Hook shooting, along with a teacher who was shot multiple times but survived -- has said they have initiated a lawsuit against the manufacturer, distributor, and seller of the Bushmaster AR-15 rifle used in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012. The lawsuit alleges negligence and wrongful death.
Using data from 4,000 U.S. armed services personnel, a forensic anatomist has found that people are more easily and accurately identified by their body measurements than their facial features -- even through clothing.Teghan Lucas, University of Adelaide PhD student, says that “body recognition,” using just eight measurements, can reduce the chance of finding someone with duplicate measurements to one in a quintillion.
With more than 10 million purported attempts to break into Pentagon systems and servers each day, it was not surprising when the White House confirmed that individuals thought to be working for the Russian government attempted to hack its servers.
From emptying classified trash in the Pentagon to providing state-of-the-art security monitoring for America’s most important military installations, private sector contractors are instrumental to securing the nation’s most precious resources -- our sons and daughters.
 

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HySecurity’s HydraWedge SM50 and StrongArm M30 made a huge splash among the 30,000 ASIS security show attendees at the Anaheim Convention Center in September. ...

Ashburn, VA, October 29 - Curtiss-Wright Corporation today announced that its Defense Solutions division, in collaboration with Harris Government Communications Syste...

Wilsonville, OR, October 22 - FLIR Systems, Inc. today announced the launch of the Fido® X2, the latest addition to its leading-edge Fido X-Series handheld explosives...

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Aberdeen, WA, October 12 - The competitively awarded contract has been shared between three armor manufactures to satisfy U.S. Army Security Assistance Command's (USA...