Forward-Looking Infrared

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First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Castle Hills police asking residents to be vigilant against car burglars

NEWSPolice have reported 27 vehicle break-ins in the area so far this yearPOSTED TODAY, 5:58 PM UPDATED TODAY, 6:24 PMBy KSAT ReporterCASTLE HILLS - The Castle Hills Police Department is asking residents to take caution after some vehicle break-ins over ... [Published KSAT 12 - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Smoke on the water

It's sleek, state-of-the-art and a joy to operate.The Key West Fire Department's new boat is a technological wonder, designed and built by the same folks who produce military hardware for the U.S. Department of Defense."This is a very impressive vessel ... [Published Key Largo & Islamorada Free Press - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 2 reports

Marine assumes command of Navy's unmanned aircraft program

BEAVER, Penn. — A Beaver native now leads the Navy's small unmanned aircraft systems.Marine Col. Eldon Metzger recently assumed command of the Navy and Marine Corps Small Tactical Unmanned Aircraft Systems Program Office.The 1988 Beaver Area High School ... [Published Stars and Stripes - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

2013 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor - Rescue Raptor

Imagine you are out hiking in the wilderness when you slip down a ravine, breaking your leg. A broken rib punctures your lung—and you have a severe concussion. All you can do is hope someone is coming to get you. You would want the most capable vehicle ... [Published Truckin' Magazine - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 2 reports

Armed Forces of Malta receives first AgustaWestland AW139 helicopter

AgustaWestland has handed over the first AW139 medium-sized twin-engine helicopter to the Armed Forces of Malta (AFM).The helicopter was delivered under a contract secured by the company in July 2013, and is scheduled to be primarily used in support of ... [Published Army Technology - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Canada seeks air defence system to secure VIP aircraft from missile attacks

The Canadian military is seeking Israeli defence contractors to install a new air defence system to bolster security of its VIP aircraft against surface-to-air missiles, including the one used by Canada Prime Minister Stephen Harper.Elbit Systems has ... [Published Aerospace Technology - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

RC-26B uniquely valuable for counterdrug enforcement

FRESNO, Calif. - Somewhere in an undisclosed South American country, narcoterrorists are about to feel the unexpected sting of law enforcement, just like so many domestic drug traffickers who were unwittingly tracked by a unique Air National Guard aircraft ... [Published DVIDS - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Support from the Air

2014-07-30 09:25:41story & photos by Skip RobinsonWith an increase in active-shooter scenarios and homeland security/terrorist concerns, more and more police aviation units around the United States have been looking at developing the ability to provide ... [Published Vertical Magazine - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

First Responders Train For Water Rescues

We've already seen the need for water rescues this summer along the Elkhorn and Platte rivers. Sunday night, another large-scale training exercise had first responders going through the motions.A school bus crashes, and its passengers spill in the Missouri ... [Published WOWT - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 3 reports

Special Case Gives Your iPhone Heat Vision

When Boston police found bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev hiding inside a boat[1] parked in a backyard in Watertown, Massachusetts, they didn't actually see him. They found his heat using a thermal imaging system known as FLIR (forward-looking infrared ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 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 - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Mali: Equipping A UN Peacekeeping Force For The Future

Source: Stimson CenterCountry: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lebanon, Mali By Jessica Sun: From UAVs to advanced mapping technology, the United Nations is turning to 21st century tools to meet modern peacekeeping challenges. According to Hervé Ladsous, ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 10 2014]

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...of night without headlights or any lights at all and use this night vision to track heat in the bushes, in the alley ways of our city," said Davis. "It also picks up heat radiating from vehicles, which commonly happens when burglars are out prowling."
"We've actually fought some brush fires on outlying islands using the fire boat," Davila said. "But the majority of calls are medical responses on other boats."
"The helicopter can fly at a speed of 165k, and features a low acoustic signature, integrated mission avionics and a full-ice protection system."
"The recent disaster over eastern Ukraine and the shooting down of Malaysian Airlines jet MH-17 is likely to have fast-tracked the project."

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Castle Hills police asking residents to be vigi... [Published KSAT 12 - Aug 21 2014]
Smoke on the water [Published Key Largo & Islamorada Free Press - Aug 11 2014]
Marine assumes command of Navy's unmanned aircr... [Published Stars and Stripes - Aug 10 2014]
Beaver native assumes command of Navy's unmanne... [Published Beaver County Times - Aug 10 2014]
2013 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor - Rescue Raptor [Published Truckin' Magazine - Aug 09 2014]
Armed Forces of Malta receives first AgustaWest... [Published Army Technology - Aug 08 2014]
Malta receives first AW139 SAR helo [Published Jane's - Aug 07 2014]
Canada seeks air defence system to secure VIP a... [Published Aerospace Technology - Jul 31 2014]
RC-26B uniquely valuable for counterdrug enforc... [Published DVIDS - Jul 31 2014]
Support from the Air [Published Vertical Magazine - Jul 30 2014]
First Responders Train For Water Rescues [Published WOWT - Jul 28 2014]
Special Case Gives Your iPhone Heat Vision [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 25 2014]
Special Case Gives Your iPhone Heat Vision [Published Mashable - Jul 25 2014]
Special Case Gives Your iPhone Heat Vision [Published Mashable! - Jul 25 2014]
New safety boat hits Marblehead waters [Published Wicked Local Boston - Jul 22 2014]
Mali: Equipping A UN Peacekeeping Force For The... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 10 2014]
A VIEW FROM ABOVEInfrared technology a 'godsend... [Published Mansfield News Journal - May 13 2014]
Judge approves W.Va. plant explosion settlement [Published Charleston Gazette - Mar 06 2014]
Fact Sheet for Ophir Optronics Limited [Published Able2Act - Apr 16 2008]
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Special Case Gives Your iPhone Heat Vision [Published Mashable! - Jul 25 2014]
When Boston police found bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev hiding inside a boat parked in a backyard in Watertown, Massachusetts, they didn't actually see him. They found his heat using a thermal imaging system known as FLIR (forward-looking ...
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Source: Stimson CenterCountry: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lebanon, Mali By Jessica Sun: From UAVs to advanced mapping technology, the United Nations is turning to 21st century tools to meet modern peacekeeping challenges. According to Hervé Ladsous, ...
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