FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo — The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] was part of a team that demonstrated a fully immersive and integrated environment for ground forces training Sept. 29-30 at Fort Leonard Wood. The environment replicated an urban setting in Afghanistan, including costumed actors fluent in the local languages, realistic […]
The second test firing of the Hard and Deeply Buried Target (HARDBUT) Next Generation Multiple Warhead System (NGMWS) was carried out successfully at the Biscarrosse test range of DGA Essais de Missiles on 14th September 2010. The HARDBUT Technology Demonstration Programme (TDP) is a successful warhead research programme jointly funded […]
Elefsis, Greece: The Hellenic Navy has taken delivery of its fourth BAE Systems designed Fast Attack Craft at a ceremony at Elefsis Shipyard near Athens.
The British Army’s newest heavyweight protected vehicle, Wolfhound, is now operational in Afghanistan, giving troops increased protection as they support missions in high-threat areas.
PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. – Three technologies developed at Picatinny Arsenal were named among the 10 greatest Army inventions for 2009, according to an announcement released by the Army this week.
Duncan, the sixth and last of the Royal Navy’s powerful, new Type 45 destroyers, was launched on the Clyde.
PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. — To the ordinary person, it may seem like nothing more than a simple powder. To engineers here at the Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center, this tiny substance has the potential to do some extra-ordinary things for warfighters.
Lindy Cameron, who has recently returned from Afghanistan where she headed up the Helmand Provincial Reconstruction Team, spoke yesterday about recent improved governance and its positive impacts on the Afghan population.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2010 – More sensors, analysts and specially trained dogs — combined with stronger ties with local civilians and those who govern them — have fueled progress in the battle against roadside bombs in Afghanistan, the director of an agency devoted to that effort said yesterday.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2010 – Significant progress over the last year in training the Afghan National Police has put Afghanistan’s interior ministry on track to care for its country’s own security by 2014, a senior official involved in the training effort said today.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2010 – Two dozen women will begin reporting to four submarines by the end of next year, marking a new milestone in the 110-year history of the submarine force, Navy officials announced today.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2010 – Partnered Afghan and coalition forces killed an undetermined number of insurgents and detained numerous suspects in recent operations, military officials reported.
NAVY InfoEdge Technology, Inc., Austin, Texas, is being awarded a $44,505,174 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for litigation support services for the Naval Litigation Office, Washington, D.C. Work will be performed in Washington, D.C. (70 percent), and Austin, Texas (30 percent), and is expected to be completed by October 2015.