Army Debuts Strategy to Counter Drone Threats

Army Debuts Strategy to Counter Drone Threats By: Jen Judson, November 2, 2016 (Photo Credit: Sgt. Steven Hitchcock / US Army 55th Combat Camera) WASHINGTON — There is no magic, silver bullet when it comes to solving the ever-growing unmanned aircraft systems threat, the Army has acknowledged, and therefore its newly released strategy to counter enemy drones […]

Navy demonstrates common drone-control system

Navy demonstrates common drone-control system By: Michael Peck, November 2, 2016 (Photo Credit: Lance Cpl. Brendan King/Marine Corps) The Navy has demonstrated a common drone-control system that can manage multiple unmanned aircraft across different services. The Common Control System (CCS) was demonstrated during a Navy, Army and Air Force exercise at Fort Dix, New Jersey, […]

Anti-Jamming Drones Could Protect the Naval Observatory

October 3, 2016 By Jason Reagan 1 Comment Navy Precision Optical Interferometer, Flagstaff, Arizona (Source: WikiCommons) A Canadian GPS company is partnering with the U.S. defense department to make sure the nation’s top astronomical installations always have a clear signal – and drones will provide that protection from the air. Calgary-based NovAtel, a global provider […]