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Norway Worries Melting Arctic Ice Will Incite Drone Ops and Conflict
The drones could be programmed to "follow strategic assets," including Norwegian or ally submarines.
FN's Fire Control System May Offer Glimpse at Army's Next-Gen Weapon Tech
The FN Mk3 Fire Control Unit is designed to give operators a sighting and aiming solution for 40mm grenade launchers.
Army Fields Tiny Pocket Drones to Paratroopers at Fort Bragg
Equipment officials recently fielded the Army's first pocket-sized drones to units of the 82nd Airborne Division.
Sailors Get a Firsthand Look at the Navy's New SPY-6 Radar System
Sailors and other spectators got an up-close look at the new air- and missile-defense radar being added to Navy ships.
Canadian Admiral: Kids Won't Join the Navy if Ships Don't Have Wi-Fi
The Royal Canadian Navy only recently lifted its ban on Wi-Fi at sea.
Navy's Futuristic Mega-Destroyer Tests New Weapons
Weapons testing is now in full swing for the Navy's new Zumwalt class of giant guided-missile destroyers.
Navy Test-Fires Ship Variant of Army's Excalibur Precision Artillery Shell
The Navy conducted a ground test of a precision-guided projectile the Army fires from cannons, manufacturer Raytheon said.
Navy’s Unmanned Boat Now Features 50-Caliber Machine Gun
The small unmanned surface vessel is designed to revolutionize sea warfare.
Soldiers Test Improved Features for the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle
Soldiers from the 3rd Infantry Division had the chance to test some improved features the Army has designed for the JTLV.
Army Works to Slim Down Powerful New Laser Defense System
The powerful new High Energy Laser Tactical Vehicle Demonstrator is currently too big to deploy.
Raytheon Directed-Energy Weapons Down Drones in Air Force Demonstration
The release noted the HPM and HEL systems engaged and defeated "dozens of unmanned aerial system targets."
Army Testing Compact, Disposable Blowtorch for Soldier Breaching Ops
Army explosive experts have ginned up a smaller version of the thermite grenade that works like a tiny blowtorch.
Army Studies Electrical Brain Zaps for Enhancing Soldier Performance
U.S. Army scientists are studying how running electrical current through the brain could enhance soldier performance.
Air Force Expanding Hypersonic Technology Testing at Two Indiana Universities
The Air Force is expanding its hypersonic testing facilities, relying on partnerships for its future experiments.
Army to Host Drone Fly-Off to Showcase Student Designs
The U.S. Army will host a drone fly-off event at the University of Texas at El Paso as part of a student design competition.
Overtasking of B-1 Lancer Fleet Led to Faster Deterioration, General Says
The Air Force overcommitted its B-1B Lancer bombers in Middle East operations over the last decade, Gen. Timothy Ray says.
Marine Corps Wants to Upgrade its K-MAX Pilotless Cargo Helicopters
The Marine Corps plans to upgrade its K-MAX unmanned cargo helicopters to improve its ability to autonomously deliver gear.
Aging Navy Destroyers Will Get Radar Upgrades to Counter Threats from China, Russia
The Navy is taking a big step toward keeping some of its aging destroyers in the fight.
Army Explains Spending Reduction in Modular Handgun System Program
The U.S. Army plans to spend $6 million on its new Modular Handgun System (MHS) in the proposed fiscal 2020 budget.
CSI USMC: Marines Get Upgraded Portable Forensics Labs
The Marine Corps is updating the portable forensics lab kit with new technology for identifying potential enemy suspects.