Air Force testing microwave weapons to stop drones
The directed energy program could give the military tools to disable incoming drones.
Anduril scores $99M contract with DIU for counter-drone tech
The deal for the counter-UAS tech was created by DIU through a new type of contract vehicle.
Defense Digital Service grows its counter-UAS portfolio, opens DDS West
It's part of director Brett Goldstein's desire to push the group to do more applied work in critical areas.
Secret Service testing counter-drone tech at U.N. General Assembly
The agency said in a report that any personally identifiable information its systems capture is incidental and won't be stored.
Air Force expands technology accelerator partnership with Techstars
In this second iteration, sponsored by BAE Systems, the tech bootcamp program will be accepting companies with "commercially viable" anti-drone technologies like sensors and computer vision to "identify" and "mitigate" unmanned systems.
Agencies excited about the potential for increased counter-drone authority for national security
Representatives from the Department of Homeland Security, the FBI and the FAA spoke in favor of the recently introduced Preventing Emerging Threats Act of 2018.