French MoD-Supported Cybersecurity Start-up Receives €6 Million Funding

April 16, 2021 @ 08:24 AM

A French MoD-supported cybersecurity start-up, GLIMPS has received a €6 million funding from ACE Capital Partners with the support of Breizh Up, the co-investment fund from Frances Brittany Region. Created in 2019, GLIMPS has developed technology to detect a cyberattack in record time for both civilian and military customers

S.Korea to Install AI-Based Security Systems to Curb Border Defection

April 15, 2021 @ 04:21 PM

The South Korean military will install an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based security system at the eastern coastal border, weeks after a North Korean man crossed over to the country. The man in his 20s passed through a drainage conduit beneath the barbed wire fences set up along the shore in mid-February...

Russia’s Hypersonic Missile-Hunting Radar to Enter Combat Duty near Norway Border by...

April 14, 2021 @ 05:29 AM

One of Russias Rezonans-N anti-hypersonic missile radar will enter combat service in the Arctic, some 30km away from the border with Norway, by the end of this year. The first of these radars was deployed on the Novaya Zemlya archipelago in November last year

U.S. Navy Aircraft to be Equipped with Northrop Infrared Countermeasures Systems

April 13, 2021 @ 12:59 PM

Northrop Grumman said it will integrate the latest version of Department of the Navys Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures (DoN LAIRCM) systems onto U.S

Taiwan Defense Ministry Publication "leaks" Images of Locally-made Stealth Detecting Radar

April 12, 2021 @ 08:30 AM

Youth Daily News, a publication run by the Taiwan Defense ministrys Political Warfare Bureau released images of a secret radar that can detect stealth aircraft- presumably aimed at Chinas J-20 aircraft. The article has since been deleted but not before it caused considerable uproar within the ministry and reportedly angered Minister of National Defense Chiu Kuo-cheng

MiG-35 Jets to get AI-Powered Target Recognition System

April 12, 2021 @ 07:24 AM

Russias MiG Corporation said it is equipping its MiG-35 fighter jets with Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered target recognition system. The MiG-35 Generation 4++ multirole fighter aircraft is further development of MiG-29K/KUB and MiG-29M/M2 airplanes

Return of Stuxnet? Electrical Outage at Iran Nuclear Facility Blamed on Israeli...

April 11, 2021 @ 06:14 PM

Irans Natanz nuclear enrichment facility suffered a power outage on Sunday morning which media in Israel were quick to blame on its intelligence agency Mossad, a charge with the Israeli government neither confirmed nor denied. The suspected sabotage happened a day after Iran observed ‘Nuclear Technology Day that falls on April 10 as part of which the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) began injecting gas into a complete chain of 164 IR6 centrifuge machines in Natanz enrichment facility

Netherlands Launches Project to Develop Aircraft Laser Communication Terminal with Airbus

April 9, 2021 @ 08:11 AM

Airbus and the Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO) have launched a programme to develop a laser communication terminal demonstrator for aircraft, known as UltraAir. The project, which is co-financed by Airbus, TNO and the Netherlands Space Office (NSO), is part of the European Space Agencys (ESA) ScyLight (Secure and Laser communication technology) programme

Polish Navy Minehunters Get Hensoldt’s Navigation Radars

April 9, 2021 @ 07:51 AM

HENSOLDT UK said it is delivering Kelvin Hughes Mk11 X Band SharpEye navigation radars to be equipped on two Polish Navy Kormoran II-class minehunters. ORP Albatros and ORP Mewa were built by PGZ Stocznia Wojenna Shipyard in Gdynia, Poland

BAE Systems to Develop Mechanisms that Enable Wideband Receivers Use in contested...

April 8, 2021 @ 09:45 AM

BAE Systems will design mechanisms for the U.S