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McAleese & Associates: Gen. John Murray Talks Army Futures Command Priorities, Programs at Congressional Hearing

Consulting firm McAleese & Associates has released a report of a House Armed Services Committee hearing on the newly established Army Futures Command that seeks to accelerate the acquisition and deployment of new technology platforms to soldiers. Gen. John Murray, head of Army Futures Command, appeared before HASC’s readiness subcommittee on Thursday …

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NASA Selects Four Firms to Launch Tech Payloads on Reusable Platforms

NASA has tapped four companies to provide integration and launch services for a program that aims to leverage commercial suborbital reusable platforms to test new technologies near the boundary of space. The Flight Opportunities Program will involve Aerostar International, Blue Origin Texas, UP Aerospace and World View Enterprises launching research and …

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Army Seeks Info Ahead of $600M TEIS IV Contract Solicitation

The U.S. Army has started seeking potential contractors that can support the information technology projects of the Army Information Systems Engineering Command under a potential five-year, $600 million re-compete program. The effort is part of the federal government’s plan to resume the Total Engineering and Integration Services program, according to a …

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VIDEO: Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy Reaches 75 Percent Structural Completion

Newport News Shipbuilding continues to make progress on the newest Ford-class carrier. Watch as shipbuilders complete the installation of the forward area of John F. Kennedy’s (CVN 79) main deck. With this superlift, 341 of 447 sections are currently in place, making the carrier 75 percent structurally complete.

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VIDEO: High-Power Microwave Test

From Sept. 30-Oct. 3, 2013, Raytheon’s high-power microwave shot down multiple tier one and tier two drones during a U.S. Army live fire exercise at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. The high-power microwave uses speed-of-light technology to disrupt and down unmanned aircraft systems. In this video, the system shoots down a Flanker …

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VIDEO: Royal Navy Nuke Sub HMS Trenchant Bursts Through Ice Layer At The North Pole

The Royal Navy hunter killer submarine HMS Trenchant (S-91) surfacing through nearly a meter of ice in the Arctic Ocean in support of Ice Exercise (ICEX) 2018. Factual, impartial and current. AiirSource brings you the latest insights from the United States Armed Forces. Credit: U.S. Navy video by Chief Darryl …

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VIDEO: ONYX Exoskeleton

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RlWfd2YyLxQ Lockheed Martin’s ONYX powered exoskeleton reduces over-stress on the knees and back, improving endurance and strength.

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VIDEO: MQ-25 Stingray

The MQ-25 Stingray unmanned carrier aviation air system (UCAAS), formerly the Carrier-Based Aerial-Refueling System(CBARS), is a planned unmanned combat aerial system (UCAV) that resulted from the Unmanned Carrier-Launched Airborne Surveillance and Strike program.

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