Rosoboronexport Unveils New Hypersonic Targets-Hunting Radar

May 21, 2020 @ 10:54 AM

Rosoboronexport has unveiled a new 59N6-TE mobile three-dimensional radar capable of detecting hypersonic targets. The radar has been developed by “Nizhniy Novgorod Research Institute of Radio Engineering” (NNIIRT)

Credit Card Details of 2,208 easyJet Customers Stolen

May 20, 2020 @ 08:13 AM

British airlines EasyJet has admitted credit card details of 2,208 customers had been stolen by hackers who have also managed to access email addresses and travel details of approximately 9 million people. “We are informing our customers that EasyJet has been the target of an attack from a highly sophisticated source

Cybercriminals Hack Next-gen Japanese Missile Data

May 20, 2020 @ 07:16 AM

Details of a new missile including range, propulsion and heat resistance could have been stolen in a “large-scale” cyberattack targeted at Mitsubishi Electric Corp. Hackers got hold of performance requirements and sent them to several other defense firms as part of the bidding process for the project, Japans Asahi Shimbun reported...

Data Link Solutions, Viasat Win $2B to provide MIDS JTRS Terminals

May 20, 2020 @ 05:45 AM

Data Link Solutions and Viasat have each been awarded nearly $1 billion by the Pentagon to provide MIDS JTRS terminals that makes use of high-speed jam-resistant Link-16 tactical data exchange network. The companies won $998

Booz Allen Bags Pentagon’s $800M Artificial Intelligence Contract

May 19, 2020 @ 06:10 AM

Booz Allen Hamilton has won $800 million task order to provide artificial intelligence services to the Department of Defenses Joint Artificial Intelligence Center (JAIC). Under the five-year contract, the company will provide AI-enabled products to the JAIC, a DoD entity dedicated to advancing the use of AI across the department

Supercomputers in Research Institutes across Germany, UK Hacked

May 15, 2020 @ 07:37 AM

A number of supercomputers used in research institutes across Germany and the United Kingdom have been attacked by hackers, since January this year. In Germany, at least six systems are said to be compromised

Venezuelan Air Defence's Chinese-made Radar Detects US F-22 Stealth Jet

May 13, 2020 @ 09:16 AM

A Chinese-made type JY-27 radar deployed by Venezuelan Air Defense detected a United States F22 stealth aircraft as it approached the countrys airspace and sent a warning to the American fighter jet on Tuesday. According to

Iranian Port near Strait of Hormuz hit by “failed” Cyber-attack

May 12, 2020 @ 07:01 AM

Irans largest port in the Strait of Hormuz, Bandar Abbas, was targeted by a cyber-attack in the recent days that only left a number of private systems damaged. “A recent cyber-attack failed to penetrate Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO)s systems

Sonardyne launches Vigilant Forward Looking Sonar

May 6, 2020 @ 05:14 PM

UK-based Sonardyne International has launched ‘Vigilant a forward looking sonar (FLS) that provides navigation and collision avoidance capability for surface and underwater naval vessels. Providing live and past vessel track, detailed 3D bathymetry out to 600 m and advanced warnings of navigational obstacles on and beneath the waterline out to 1

Leonardo's M-346FA Combat Aircraft Selects RAFAEL Electro-Optical Pods

May 6, 2020 @ 12:00 PM

Israeli RAFAEL will supply Litening-5 and RecceLite systems to equip Leonardo's M-346FA light combat aircraft. This is the first integration of 5th generation EO pods to Leonardo's M-346FA platform

Leonardo to Supply Mode 5 IFF Sets to Japanese Land Forces

May 4, 2020 @ 05:16 PM

Leonardo has signed a contract with the Japan Radio Company to provide Mode 5-capable Identification Friend/Foe (IFF) equipment for four platforms operated by the Japan Ground Self Defence Forces (JGSDF). Leonardo will provide its IFF Mode 5 M426 LPI Interrogator and SIT2010 Crypto Applique products, ensuring that the JGSDF are ready for the ‘Mode-4 sunset in June 2020, when many allied Armed Forces will be switching over to the new Mode 5 standard

US Army receives first Gallium Nitride Q-53 Radar

May 1, 2020 @ 08:21 AM

Lockheed Martin has delivered the first AN/TPQ-53 radar system operating with Gallium Nitride (GaN) to the U.S