Air Force launches GPS terminal upgrade

New ground stations will leverage jam-resistance signal dubbed M-Code.


Air Force, Navy team up to acquire new counter radio-controlled explosive technology

A new Joint Counter-Radio Controlled Improvised Explosive Device Electronic Warfare technology will perform a range of different jamming functions on a single device.


Army tests helicopter-based, tube-launched UAVs

The service hopes to field autonomous drones from its rotor-wing aircraft.


Soldiers get upgraded, cloud-centered AKO platform

The Army is modernizing its Army Knowledge Online portal to consolidate data centers, move to the cloud and increase the range of soldier driven functions on the system.


Navy upgrades P-8s with Wideband Satellite Communications Radomes

U.S. Navy P-8A aircraft will be equipped with new satellite communications systems.


The next generation of drones may be able to see in the dark without GPS

By imitating the human retina, a DARPA-funded Swiss research team has developed drones that can operate in low-light environments.


New Northrop, Navy electronic warfare tech expands aircraft attack envelope

Northrop’s next generation electronic warfare environment tech is designed to close multiple beam jammer gaps and cover a fuller spectrum of frequency bands.


Air Force and industry rethink requirements to prep for space war

The emergence of new threats will require the Air Force and industry to rethink training and technical approaches to space strategy.

Defense Systems Update

Sign up for our newsletter.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.