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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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Fri, 2016-12-23 12:17 PM
WICHITA, KS Dec. 22, 2016 Textron AirLand, LLC, a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced the successful maiden flight of the first production conforming Scorpion jet. This program milestone...
Fri, 2016-12-23 12:06 PM
DALLAS Dec. 22, 2016 The United States and allied military forces will upgrade their missile defense capabilities under a new $1.45 billion contract for production and delivery of Lockheed Martin [...
Fri, 2016-12-23 12:03 PM

Pearl

WASHINGTON Dec. 22, 2016 The Homeland Security & Defense Business Council (Council) announced the addition of six new companies to its membership organization that focuses on facilitating the...
Thu, 2016-12-22 07:33 AM
MARLBOROUGH, MA Dec. 21, 2016 The U.S. Navy awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $32 million production contract for next-generation encryption devices to safeguard military tactical data...
Wed, 2016-12-21 09:01 AM
MCLEAN, VA Dec. 15, 2016 The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SSC) Pacific awarded Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) an indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract to...
Wed, 2016-12-21 03:18 AM

Myers

ATLANTA Dec. 20, 2016 DataPath, Inc., a leading provider of remote field communications and information technology solutions to the aerospace, government, broadcast, and infrastructure markets,...
Tue, 2016-12-20 05:56 AM
PACIFIC MISSILE FIRING RANGE, HI Dec. 19, 2016 The U.S. Navy fired two Standard Missile-6 Dual I guided missiles, developed by Raytheon Missile Systems (NYSE: RTN), from the USS JOHN PAUL JONES (DDG-...
Tue, 2016-12-20 05:51 AM

Mouchtaris

CHANTILLY, VA Dec. 19, 2016 Vencore, Inc. announced today that its applied research organization, Vencore Labs, was awarded a $3.4 million contract by the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects...
Mon, 2016-12-19 11:14 AM

Pagon

CHANTILLY, VA Dec. 16, 2016 OGSystems (OGS), a leader in technology innovation for the Department of Defense (DoD) and Intelligence Community (IC), today announced it was awarded two contract...
Fri, 2016-12-16 06:46 AM
WASHINGTON Dec. 15, 2016 Orolia, the global leader in Resilient Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) solutions, announced that it has formed a strategic alliance, including an equity investment,...
Thu, 2016-12-15 07:12 AM

Stock

AUSTIN, TX Dec. 14, 2016 Zenoss Inc., the leader in hybrid IT monitoring and analytics software, today announced that the company has been awarded the multisite software contract for the United...
Thu, 2016-12-15 07:05 AM
HIAWATHA, IA Dec. 14, 2016 Crystal Group Inc., a trusted designer/manufacturer of combat-proven rugged commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) and custom computers, displays, switches, and storage devices,...

Commentary and Opinions

Unfortunately, none of us has any trouble imagining a security breach. Breaches are so frequent these days, so fast and so clever, that seemingly out of nowhere we could find critical infrastructure threatened, networks at risk, markets in danger.
The District of Columbia Council uncovered a serious homeland security flaw this week that should raise red flags for mayors and town managers around the country. In the nation's capitol, local transportation officials aren't conducting oversight over CSX and the goods it transports through the city. Similarly, officials are unfamiliar with the rail carrier's security policies. DC transportation officials, as traditionally classified by the federal government, aren't rail stakeholders with a need to know this information.
Meeting the performance needs of the next generation of radar systems that will be deployed by the military is spurring the development of more efficient and sensitive hardware components to go along with the rapid advances in signal processing techniques and bandwidth.The military uses radar for many purposes, including guiding missiles to targets, directing the firing of weapon systems, and providing long-distance surveillance and navigation information.
With an alleged ringleader now in U.S. custody, investigative scrutiny here on Capitol Hill is zooming in tighter on the September 2012 attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya that killed U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans. The outcome of this probe may even have an effect on who is ultimately selected as the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee.
 

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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...