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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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ARLINGTON, VA Jan. 3, 2017 DECISIVE ANALYTICS Corporation (DAC) was awarded a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase III contract for Real Time Target Detection and Typing (RTDT) Manifold...
Wed, 2017-01-04 06:07 AM
IRVINE, CA Jan. 3, 2017 The Army Medical Communications for Combat Casualty Care (MC4) product management team has placed an order for 3,750 Getac S410 semi-rugged notebooks. The notebook computers...
Wed, 2017-01-04 06:01 AM

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SAN DIEGO Jan. 3, 2017 Teledyne SeaBotix, a world leading manufacturer of underwater observation class Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs) was recently awarded a multi-million dollar operational...
Fri, 2016-12-30 03:17 AM

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ANDOVER, MA Dec. 29, 2016 An undisclosed member of the 13 nations which owns and operates the combat-proven Patriot Integrated Air and Missile Defense System has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN)...
Wed, 2016-12-28 04:13 AM

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ARLINGTON, VA Dec. 22, 2016 CACI International Inc (NYSE: CACI) announced today it was awarded a $140 million prime contract to provide global logistics support services for the United States Fleet...
Wed, 2016-12-28 04:11 AM

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LYNCHBURG, VA Dec. 27, 2016 BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) announced today that its subsidiary BWXT Nuclear Operations Group, Inc. has received two competitively bid awards (development and...
Wed, 2016-12-28 04:07 AM
KIEV, Ukraine Dec. 21, 2016 This week’s rollout of the Antonov AN-132 twin-engine transport marks the latest application for Dowty Propellers’ proven R408 propeller system, which already is in...
Wed, 2016-12-28 04:04 AM

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DULLES, VA Dec. 27, 2016 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has submitted its proposal for the U.S. Army's next-generation, global training support program.The Raytheon project team consists of proven...
Wed, 2016-12-28 02:33 AM
PALM BEACH, FL Dec. 22, 2016 Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT) was recently recognized as Florida's Manufacturer of the Year by the Manufacturers Association of Florida at the 13th...
Mon, 2016-12-26 11:07 PM
MARLBOROUGH, MA Dec. 21, 2016 The U.S. Air Force has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $37 million contract to demonstrate new satellite communications technology that will continuously link...
Mon, 2016-12-26 09:40 PM

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ALEXANDRIA, VA. (PRWEB) DECEMBER 24, 2016President Barack Obama signed into law Friday the FY2017 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).The Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) issued...
Mon, 2016-12-26 09:36 PM

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CHELMSFORD, MA Dec. 21, 2016 Endeavor Robotics (FKA iRobot Defense & Security), the United States-based leader in ground robotics for defense, first responders, and the nuclear industry,...

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The possibility of governments collecting and analyzing personal data changed dramatically after the enactment of The Patriot Act in 2001. The public outcry following WikiLeaks and the NSA PRISM program has kept controversial data collection methods in the headlines over the past few years. The legality of this type of data collection is still in question.
When it comes to cybersecurity, boldface security organizations can seem just as susceptible to hacks as anyone else. For example, NATO suffered over 2,500 significant cyber attacks in 2012 alone. Security experts believe that the number of sophisticated offensives against NATO is likely to increase over the coming years.
We’re almost through hurricane season, and so far we’ve been lucky: none of the hurricanes or tropical storms have caused significant damage. Even so, we’re not out of the woods yet. Researchers at Colorado State University predicted the 2014 hurricane season would see three storms making landfall, and one will be a Category 3 or higher.
Active shooter, suicide by cop, ambush by homegrown terrorism -- these real-life scenarios require different types of officer response, but the resulting stress on the officer generates the same physical and psychological results during the incident. The question Meggitt Training Systems asked is, “Can this stress be recreated within a simulated environment?” The answer is yes.
As the first patient to be diagnosed with Ebola in the United States is currently being treated at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, the Healthcare Coalition for Emergency Preparedness (HCEP) remains concerned about conflicting Ebola medical waste regulations and confusion over regulations and proper procedures at hospitals across the U.S. Despite the U.S.
 

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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...

Poway, CA, October 23 - CohuHD Costar’s 4260HD camera positioning system combines crystal clear HD image quality, bandwidth efficient H.264 compression, smooth variab...

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...