Forward-Looking Infrared

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First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Sending military equipment to police questioned

By Freddie AllenNNPA Senior Washington CorrespondentWASHINGTON (NNPA)– Washington lawmakers recently grilled officials from the Defense Department (DOD), Homeland Security and the Department of Justice over programs that sent equipment and money to state ... [Published Frost Illustrated - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Mexico orders 18 UH-60M Black Hawk helos for counter-narcotics duties

Sikorsky has been awarded a USD203.6 million contract to build 18 UH-60M Black Hawk utility helicopters for Mexico.The contract, which was announced by the US Department of Defense (DoD) on 15 September, covers the manufacture of 18 'green' UH-60M helicopters ... [Published Jane's - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Search yields no sign of missing hunter

Despite a search that lasted late into the night Thursday and involved two helicopters, search and rescue crews were unable to locate any sign of the hunter who is missing in the Crazy Mountains.Aaron Joseph Hedges, 38, of the Bozeman area, went hunting ... [Published Livingston Enterprise - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Why Are Police Being Armed to the Teeth? Senators Ask

“What purpose are bayonets being given out [to local police] for?”The question was posed by Senator Rand Paul, R-Kentucky, during a Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs hearing Tuesday to address the militarization of local police ... [Published MSNBC Newsweek - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Coast Guard helicopter, deputies rescue 2 from Cape Arago cliff

COOS BAY — Two stranded hikers were rescued from the cliffs near Cape Arago State Park Sunday night by a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter in what sheriff's deputies describe as a textbook rescue.According to the Coos County Sheriff's Office, 19-year-old Michael ... [Published TheWorldlink.com - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Raytheon to provide multi-spectral sensors for Navy reconnaissance aircraft

CRANE, Ind.-Electro-optics designers at the Raytheon Co. Space and Airborne Systems segment in McKinney, Texas, will build advanced multi-spectral sensors for U.S. Navy long-range reconnaissance aircraft under terms of a $19.7 million contract modifi ... [Published Military Aerospace Electronics - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Dyson unveils 'intelligent' robot vacuum cleaner

Dyson has unveiled a robot vacuum cleaner, which uses an advanced vision system to navigate rooms and claims to be better than a human at cleaning After 16 years of research and development, Dyson has unveiled a robot vacuum cleaner, the 360 Eye, which ... [Published Telegraph - Sep 04 2014]
Entities: James Dyson, Vacuum, Battery
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Military arms local police

With troubles in Syria and Iraq, rebels in Lybia, Russia invading Ukraine, it´s little wonder that we in Lansing and communities nearby are uneasy. Today it´s ISIS attacking Jawawla; tomorrow, could it be Mason or Grand Ledge or Charlotte? Calm your fears. ... [Published City Pulse - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Lockheed Martin to upgrade Terrain Awareness Warning System software on MH-60 ship-based helicopters

PATUXENT RIVER NAS, Md., 3 Sept. 2014. Helicopter avionics experts at Lockheed Martin Corp. are preparing to improve the safety of U.S. Navy Sikorsky MH-60 helicopters with new software and other upgrades.Officials of the Naval Air Systems Command at ... [Published Military Aerospace Electronics - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

Three calls of people in distress in Hudson River off Hoboken in two days

The Hoboken Fire Department's Marine Unit responded to another call of a person in distress in the Hudson River Wednesday night, the third such call since Tuesday, and fire officials said that is a lot for a two-day period.On Tuesday at about 11:20 a.m. ... [Published Times of Trenton - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Beaver native assumes command of Navy's unmanned aircraft program

This site is optimized for mobile devices with no download required. | Beaver native Col. Eldon Metzger, right, new program manager for the Navy and Marine Corps Small Tactical Unmanned Aircraft Systems Program Office, receives the command flag from former ... [Published Beaver County Times - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Special Case Gives Your iPhone Heat Vision

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 ... [Published Mashable! - Jul 25 2014]

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"If your girlfriend suddenly said she was coming round for dinner you could tell it to get on with the cleaning fast, or you could surprise your wife by cleaning the whole house, while still earning your keep at work" said Dyson
"It will bring a lot of people from low-level education into high-tech jobs," Guggenbuehl said. "Instead of having guys that just spray the fields, they now have computer and will basically end up with electronic technicians skills."

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Sending military equipment to police questioned [Published Frost Illustrated - Sep 23 2014]
Su-34 (Su-32) Fullback Fighter Bomber, Russia [Published Air Force Technology - Sep 18 2014]
Mexico orders 18 UH-60M Black Hawk helos for co... [Published Jane's - Sep 18 2014]
Search yields no sign of missing hunter [Published Livingston Enterprise - Sep 13 2014]
SH-60B Seahawk Multimission Naval Helicopter [Published Air Force Technology - Sep 11 2014]
Why Are Police Being Armed to the Teeth? Senato... [Published MSNBC Newsweek - Sep 10 2014]
Raytheon to provide multi-spectral sensors for ... [Published Military Aerospace Electronics - Sep 08 2014]
Coast Guard helicopter, deputies rescue 2 from ... [Published TheWorldlink.com - Sep 08 2014]
Dyson unveils 'intelligent' robot vacuum cleaner [Published Telegraph - Sep 04 2014]
Military arms local police [Published City Pulse - Sep 03 2014]
Lockheed Martin to upgrade Terrain Awareness Wa... [Published Military Aerospace Electronics - Sep 03 2014]
Drone demonstration highlights future use of te... [Published Tehechapi News - Sep 02 2014]
Three calls of people in distress in Hudson Riv... [Published Times of Trenton - Aug 29 2014]
Three calls of people in distress in Hudson Riv... [Published New Jersey Online - Aug 29 2014]
Beaver native assumes command of Navy's unmanne... [Published Beaver County Times - Aug 10 2014]
Special Case Gives Your iPhone Heat Vision [Published Mashable! - Jul 25 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 ...
Mali: Equipping A UN Peacekeeping Force For The... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 10 2014]
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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