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Army Activates New AI Task Force

The Army on Friday launched its new Artificial Intelligence Task Force, which will fall under the new Futures Command and look to develop AI applications for the full spectrum of Army capabilities. The new...

Sexual assaults rise at US military academies: report

The number of sexual assaults at America’s military academies rose by almost 50 percent over the past two years, despite extensive efforts to combat the problem, a Pentagon report said Thursday. About 12,900 cadets...

Thailand looks to procure more VN1 APCs from China

The Royal Thai Army’s (RTA’s) ordnance department has published details about a potential procurement of another batch of 8×8 VN1 armoured personnel carriers (APCs) from China North Industries Corporation (Norinco). The stated requirement features...

SB-1 Defiant Completes First Round of Ground Runs

The SB-1 Defiant has begun spinning rotors in West Palm Beach, Fla., where the Sikorsky [LMT]-Boeing [BA] team is readying the compound helicopter prototype for its first flight early this year. “The Sikorsky-Boeing SB>1...

Hornet RWS family reaches final development stage

France’s Arquus confirmed that development and testing for its Hornet family of three remote weapon stations (RWSs) is soon to enter production for the French Army at the company’s Marolles facility. The Hornet RWS...

MALD-N programme funded into EMD phase

The US Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) has awarded Raytheon Missile Systems a USD33 million contract modification that will fund engineering and manufacturing development (EMD) of the Miniature Air Launched Decoy – Navy (MALD-N)....

Nigerian Army inaugurates vehicle production facility

The Nigerian Army appears to have set up a production line for its indigenously developed light off-road vehicle. Nigerian Army Vehicles Manufacturing Company (NAVMC) was formally commissioned by Chief of the Army Staff Lieutenant...

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