Homeland Security All the latest news regarding Homeland Security and related matters, including information about security alerts, special security measures, terrorism risks, law enforcement, surveillance, defense manufacturing, the biometrics industry, and opinions on ethical considerations and political response. Also included are releases on new security partnerships as well as financial and corporate reporting from related industry bodies.

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Mar 21, 2019, 16:47 ET Sikorsky-Boeing SB>1 DEFIANT™ Helicopter Achieves First Flight

The Sikorsky-Boeing SB>1 DEFIANT™ helicopter achieved first flight today at Sikorsky's West Palm Beach, Florida site. This revolutionary aircraft,...


Mar 20, 2019, 16:15 ET Raytheon Company increases dividend by 8.6 percent; 15th consecutive annual increase

The Board of Directors of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has voted to increase the company's annual dividend payout rate by 8.6 percent, from $3.47 to...


Mar 19, 2019, 16:30 ET Leidos Awarded Contract to Support Army Aircraft Worldwide

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a FORTUNE® 500 science and technology leader, has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Army Contracting Command-Redstone to...


Mar 19, 2019, 13:00 ET Raytheon's Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar to begin live testing at Wallops Island Test Facility

Raytheon Company's Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar just took a 12-hour trip down the Eastern Seaboard. EASR, the newest sensor in the U.S. Navy's...


Mar 19, 2019, 09:15 ET Global Emotion Recognition Market is set to Grow at a CAGR of Around 32.56% During the Forecast Period (2019-2027), Owing to Demand for Improvements in Defense Technology: Says Absolute Markets Insights

Improvements in homeland security would aid the growth of global emotion recognition market. Steady increase in spending on homeland security allows...


Mar 19, 2019, 09:00 ET RWCO "Industry Barometer" Survey Shows 30% Win Rate is "New Normal" for Federal Contractors

Richard Wagner and Company (RWCO), a business strategy, business development, and proposal consulting firm based in the Washington D.C. metropolitan...


Mar 19, 2019, 08:57 ET CIS Taps GreyCastle Security Founder Reg Harnish for New Executive Vice President of Security Services Position

CIS® (Center for Internet Security, Inc.) announced today that GreyCastle Security Founder Reg Harnish has been named Executive Vice President of...


Mar 19, 2019, 07:55 ET Elbit Systems Announces the Filing of Its Annual Report on Form 20-F for Fiscal Year 2018

Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) (TASE: ESLT) ("Elbit Systems" or the "Company") announced that on March 19, 2019 the Company filed its annual...


Mar 19, 2019, 04:39 ET Elbit Systems Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results

Elbit Systems Ltd. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: ESLT) (TASE: ESLT), the international high technology company, reported today its consolidated results...


Mar 18, 2019, 11:00 ET GDIT Migrates Defense Health Agency to AWS GovCloud (US-West) Region

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) announced today it has successfully migrated the Defense Health Agency's (DHA) Armed Forces Billing...


Mar 18, 2019, 09:30 ET Global Gunshot Detection Systems Markets, 2024 - Raytheon Dominates, Both in Military & Civilian Applications

The "Gunshot Detection Systems Market (2019 - 2024)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The gunshot detection systems market ...


Mar 18, 2019, 09:00 ET Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR): $46 Billion Analysis on Worldwide Market Drivers, Trends, Opportunities and Challenges to 2024

The "Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance Market (2019 - 2024)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The...


Mar 14, 2019, 18:33 ET U.S. Navy awards Raytheon $402 million contract for SPY-6 radars

Raytheon Co., Integrated Defense Systems, Marlborough, Massachusetts, is awarded a $402,658,015 fixed-price-incentive (firm target) modification to...


Mar 14, 2019, 16:05 ET Two Top Security Officials Join Protect Our Power Advisory Panel

The nation's first Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, former Gov. Tom Ridge, and Michael Bardee, former director the office of...


Mar 14, 2019, 05:00 ET Les nouvelles technologies posent des défis pour le contrôle des armes biologiques, selon un nouveau rapport du SIPRI

Les progrès en matière de production additive, d'intelligence artificielle et de robotique pourraient faciliter le développement, la production et...


Mar 14, 2019, 05:00 ET Emerging Technologies Pose Challenges to the Control of Biological Weapons, New SIPRI Report

Advances in additive manufacturing, artificial intelligence and robotics could increase the possibilities for the development, production and use of...


Mar 14, 2019, 05:00 ET Neue Technologien stellen laut neuem SIPRI-Bericht eine Herausforderung für die Rüstungskontrolle im Bereich biologischer Waffen dar

Fortschritte bei additiven Herstellungsverfahren, künstlicher Intelligenz und Robotik könnten die Möglichkeiten zur Entwicklung, Produktion und...


Mar 13, 2019, 14:00 ET Defense Threat Reduction Agency Awards New Contract to General Dynamics for Agency-Wide IT Services

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) announced today it will support the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) through their new...


Mar 13, 2019, 11:46 ET European Navy Extends Lifetime of Orbit's Legacy Maritime TVRO Satcom System With Support Order

Orbit Communications Systems Ltd. (TASE: ORBI), a leading global provider of airborne communications and satellite-tracking maritime and...


Mar 13, 2019, 06:45 ET U.S. Navy Awards Leidos Contract to Support Aircraft Readiness Worldwide

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a FORTUNE® 500 science and technology leader, has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Navy's Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR)...


Mar 12, 2019, 16:54 ET Former Deputy Secretary of U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Pamela Hughes Patenaude Joins IEM as Senior Community Liaison

Today, IEM—a tech-enabled global homeland security and disaster management consulting firm—announced the addition of Pamela Hughes Patenaude as...


Mar 12, 2019, 09:00 ET Raytheon, Frequentis team to modernize airport operations with remote virtual tower technology in U.S.

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has signed a teaming agreement with Frequentis, an air traffic communications and data solutions provider, to modernize...


Mar 12, 2019, 09:00 ET Carbyne Partners With RapidSOS to Deliver Enhanced Emergency Response Capabilities to First Responders in the U.S.

Carbyne, a global leader in public safety technology, today announced that it is partnering with RapidSOS. The strategic partnership will enable a...


Mar 12, 2019, 08:30 ET Lawyers Group Files New Petition Supplement With U.S. Attorney On Persons Who May Have Information Material To 9/11 WTC Grand Jury Investigation

Today the Lawyers' Committee for 9/11 Inquiry (LC) filed with the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York a new Petition Supplement...


Mar 11, 2019, 10:30 ET Raytheon, HENSOLDT to provide integrated air surveillance radars to Dutch and German customers

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and German sensor specialist HENSOLDT, both leading air traffic radar providers, will provide two European customers...