Women have served in the British Armed Forces for a century and behind...
Women in Defence: Defence technology’s female future
Women have served in the British Armed Forces for a century and behind the lines, female scientists and engineers have been developing battle-winning solutions for at least as long. Inspiring examples from the military, civil service and the defence industry were recently recognised at the Women in Defence UK Awards 2017.
Sifting strains to understand the threat of military targeted malware
Hackers are deploying machine learning techniques to create malware that constantly changes to avoid detection, and future malware strains could – it has been suggested – even develop sentient properties to keep them one step ahead. Claire Apthorp spoke to Airbus Cyber Security to find out more about the recent strains of malware they’ve been dealing with, and to hear how the threat to communications infrastructure is harming military readiness.
Soldier en route: the technology saving lives on the way to hospital
Soldiers today have the best survival rates in the history of warfare, but, of those who don’t make it, 90% die on the battlefield before reaching hospital. Dr Gareth Evans finds out about the technological advances making the crucial difference en route to hospital.
Singapore and Brunei conduct Maju Bersama exercise
The armies of Singapore and Brunei have successfully conducted the 22nd iteration of Maju Bersama exercise.
Cameroonian troops complete explosive ordnance disposal training
Military personnel from Cameroon have completed their explosive ordnance disposal training in the country.
US Army picks Northrop to compete for army training contracts
The US Army has selected Northrop Grumman to compete for a mission training complex capabilities support contract.
Bertin’s FusionSight® Digital Night Vision Device Awarded at Milipol Innovation Awards 2017
Bertin Technologies, a CNIM Group company, was awarded at Milipol Paris 2017 for its equipment FusionSight®. Developed in partnership with Photonis, FusionSight® is the world-first compact monocular that combines a colour low-light sensor with a thermal image sensor.
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