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Concerned with AI-based Aircraft Systems Going Wrong, DARPA starts Program to Enable...

May 24, 2021 @ 02:09 PM

Concerned by aviation accidents where artificial intelligence (AI)-driven controls have failed in critical situations, the U.S

Russian MoD to Use AI-based Quality Forecast System for Military Aircraft

April 16, 2021 @ 12:25 PM

The Flight Safety Service (FSS) of the Russian Ministry of Defense together with Rostec Subsidiary, JSC RT-Techpriemka plan to introduce advanced machine learning in the production and operation of military aircraft. The use of artificial intelligence will make it possible to carry out long-term planning of product quality and predict the...

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...

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

AeroVironment Acquires Artificial Intelligence Specialist, Intelligent Systems Group for $30M

February 26, 2021 @ 08:17 AM

AeroVironment said it acquired Progeny Systems Corporations Intelligent Systems Group (ISG) for $30 million earlier this week. Under the terms of the transaction, AeroVironment acquired ISG for $30 million in cash and an earnout for Progeny Systems Corporation of up to $6 million over three years, based on the achievement of specific performance targets

IAI, Matrix to Establish an AI Development Center for Automated Target Detection

February 23, 2021 @ 06:27 AM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and Matrix Defense said Monday that they have established a joint Artificial Intelligence (AI)-development center. The two companies will co-develop AI, machine learning (ML) and Big Data-driven solutions to be integrated into IAIs satellite and space systems, defense and attack systems, missiles, homing heads, electro-optical payloads, and additional systems

Naval Group Launches Research Lab to Advance Humans’ Interaction with Autonomous Systems

February 23, 2021 @ 06:07 AM

A new International Research Laboratory (IRL) being launched by Naval Group on Monday will focus on humans-autonomous agents teaming: an area of research at the interface of artificial intelligence, computer science, engineering, technology, human factors and psychology. The French Australian Laboratory for Humans-Autonomous Agents Teaming, shortened to CROSSING, is a collaboration between the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), the University of Adelaide, Flinders University, the University of South Australia, French technological university IMT Atlantique, and Naval Group, the only industrial partner

Grene Robotics, BEL to Develop first-of-its-kind Air Defence Tech for India

February 6, 2021 @ 04:04 AM

Grene Robotics has signed an MoU with Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) to jointly develop Autonomous MANPAD Data Link (ADML) system, a first-of-its-kind air defence solution that brings isolated MANPAD operators into a networked environment. Mr Rajasekhar M V, Director (R&D), said, “AMDL is a state-of-the-art data link system, which exploits AI to provide a comprehensive air defence solution

UK Contracts Elbit Systems for AI-Powered Detect and Destroy Battlefield System

January 23, 2021 @ 06:33 AM

The British Army has invested $137 million (£102-million) in an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered surveillance system built by Elbit Systems which allows frontline soldiers to detect and engage enemy targets. The contract will be performed over a five-year period

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