Defense IT


Air Force: Pilots will fly by remote on many future missions

RPA vector report covers current operations and a future vision for remotely piloted and autonomous systems.

Army awards Exelis five-year deal for battlefield radios

The company will provide radio appliqués for the Soldier Radio Waveform under a contract potentially worth $988 million.

The quest for a universal remote for unmanned systems

QinetiQ NA targets Navy demand for common control of unmanned air and sea systems.

Navy researchers turn seawater into fuel

The 'game changer' process to create liquid hydrocarbons from the sea powers a scale-model WWII plane in a test, and could soon be powering a lot more.

Virtual reality gets real with Army's 3D game update

Virtual Battle Space 3 recreates not only battlefield scenarios but users’ real-life capabilities—and limitations.

L-3, Intelsat demonstrate anti-jam technology for military satellites

The demonstration is part of an Air Force effort to leverage commercial technologies to provide anti-jam satellite communications.

Navy committed, but cautious, on Joint Information Environment

IT leaders are on board with the concept, but want to be sure about security, cost and standards.

Army intelligence system gets new geospatial tools

Customized templates will optimize DCGS-A’s geospatial analysis.