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First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

New safety boat hits Marblehead waters

A new boat is allowing the town to provide comprehensive public safety services in Marblehead waters for the first time. Marblehead acquired the 25-foot, $170,000 surplus boat, a “Defender” formerly used by the federal Department of Homeland Security, ... [Published Wicked Local Boston - 11 hours ago]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

European Typhoon Fighter Gets New Weapons, Radar

Eurofighter’s Typhoon multi-role aircraft is being equipped with a new precision-guided, stealthy long-range cruise missile and an active electronically scanned array radar system, company officials said at the Farnborough International Air Show.The enhancements ... [Published DefenseTech online - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Police boating unit supports national and local security

Getting out on coastal waters always allows for a view of a town that one cannot get from shore.Being out on the Housatonic River and Long Island Sound with Stratford Police on July 11 revealed an uncommon perspective on the town and its water patrol ... [Published Stratford Star - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Army Wants Trucks to Drive Without Troops

The Army wants to retrofit a portion of its tactical wheeled vehicle fleet with robotic brains so that unmanned trucks, not troops, are put in harm's way during resupply and route clearance missions.Removing drivers from truck cabs also frees up soldiers ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

FARNBOROUGH: Saab expects first 340MSA sale soon

Saab expects to close the sale of its first 340 Maritime Security Aircraft to an undisclosed Asian customer in the coming months.Chief executive Hakan Buskhe says the MSA programme has been progressing well, and while there has been strong interest it ... [Published Flight International - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

County Plans to Bolsters Fire-Fighting Power from Sky, Will Sign Contract to Use Helicopter During Santa Anas

County officials plan to have a fire-attack helicopter on standby this fall to quickly respond to wildfires under a contract that guarantees local authorities exclusive use of the aircraft for two months."This will significantly bolster our immediate ... [Published Santee Patch - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Supervisors to convene workshop amid recommendations on May fires

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors Tuesday, June 17, unanimously directed its staff to convene a workshop of fire, government and military officials to further improve coordination and address 21 recommendations in a report on May's wildfires.Various ... [Published Peninsula Beacon - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

US to supply additional UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters to Mexico

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential foreign military sale (FMS) of additional UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters and associated equipment to Mexico.Under the estimated $225m sale, Mexico has requested five ... [Published Army Technology - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Mexico seeks more UH-60 Black Hawks for counter-narcotics effort

WASHINGTON, June 25 (UPI) -- Mexico has requested five additional UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters from the United States for its counter-narcotics activities.The proposed procurement of the Black Hawks, which has received approval from the U.S. State Department, ... [Published UPI - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Enhancing San Diego's Wildfire Response

Midday Edition Streaming Live NowCounty Supervisors Move Forward To Enhance San Diego's Wildfire ResponseGUEST:Supervisor Dianne Jacob, San Diego County Board of SupervisorsChief Kelly Zombro, Cal Fire San DiegoMidday Edition airs weekdays at noon on ... [Published KPBS - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Foreign object damage protection device and system for aircraft

A foreign object damage protection system comprises a sensor for detecting a foreign object, a fluid in a reservoir, a means for dispensing the fluid, the means for dispensing the fluid in communication with the reservoir, and a control unit, whereby ... [Published Free Patents Online - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 19 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 1 reports

Supervisors to convene workshop amid recommendations on May fires

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors Tuesday, June 17, unanimously directed its staff to convene a workshop of fire, government and military officials to further improve coordination and address 21 recommendations in a report on May's wildfires.Various ... [Published La Jolla Village News - Jun 19 2014]

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...forces have faced since World War II and are expected to continue long after Afghanistan ," said John Urias , president of Oshkosh Defense. "Our TerraMax UGV technology can bring autonomous capabilities to existing manned vehicle platforms, like the M-ATV, to remove troops from targeted routes and provide greater standoff distance from explosive threats."
Darren Gretler of county emergency services said the county is awaiting Gov. Jerry Brown's decision on a request for California disaster funding, "which could bring millions in state aid to support our fire recovery efforts."
"The UH-60M helicopters are expected to significantly enhance and strengthen Mexico's capability to provide in-country airlift support for its forces engaged in counter-drug missions."
"This is an opportunity as a region to sit down and talk about next steps, " Jacob said. "How can we be better, how can we be the best prepared that we can be, and what we can afford to be, and come back with some recommendations on how we can improve the region's fire protection system. "

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New safety boat hits Marblehead waters [Published Wicked Local Boston - 11 hours ago]
TAI Exhibits Attack Helicopter and Anka UAV [Published Aviation International News - Jul 18 2014]
European Typhoon Fighter Gets New Weapons, Radar [Published DefenseTech online - Jul 18 2014]
Police boating unit supports national and local... [Published Stratford Star - Jul 16 2014]
Army Wants Trucks to Drive Without Troops [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Jul 15 2014]
Grand Forks: Different Path to UAVs [Published Aviation Today - Jul 15 2014]
FARNBOROUGH: Saab expects first 340MSA sale soon [Published Flight International - Jul 14 2014]
TAI Exhibits Attack Helicopter and Phoenix UAV [Published Aviation International News - Jul 13 2014]
Mali: Equipping A UN Peacekeeping Force For The... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 10 2014]
County Plans to Bolsters Fire-Fighting Power fr... [Published Santee Patch - Jul 08 2014]
Maybe this can help find Bigfoot [Published Ridgecrest Daily Independent - Jun 27 2014]
Supervisors to convene workshop amid recommenda... [Published Peninsula Beacon - Jun 27 2014]
US to supply additional UH-60M Black Hawk helic... [Published Army Technology - Jun 26 2014]
Sikorsky to support nine MH-60R maritime helico... [Published Military Aerospace Electronics - Jun 25 2014]
Enhancing San Diego's Wildfire Response [Published KPBS - Jun 25 2014]
Mexico seeks more UH-60 Black Hawks for counter... [Published UPI - Jun 25 2014]
Sikorsky to provide 9 helicopters to Danish navy [Published Military Aerospace Electronics - Jun 24 2014]
Foreign object damage protection device and sys... [Published Free Patents Online - Jun 24 2014]
Stillwater County buys copter to help in search... [Published Ravalli Republic - Jun 19 2014]
Supervisors to convene workshop amid recommenda... [Published La Jolla Village News - Jun 19 2014]
Air Force Develops Threat Data Base for F-35 [Published DefenseTech online - Jun 19 2014]
Laser quest: Phalanx, LaWs and the future of cl... [Published Naval Technology - Jun 18 2014]
Britain’s CH-47 Mk.6 Chinooks [Published Defense Industry Daily - Jun 18 2014]
County Supervisors Move Forward With Plan To En... [Published KPBS - Jun 17 2014]
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