From my Security Industry beat. Click on headlines to read the stories I filed under the UPI byline.
HUNT VALLEY, Md., May 15 (UPI) — U.S. company AAI Corp. announced its small unmanned aircraft system has successfully completed a fully autonomous flight during a recent demonstration.
ARLINGTON, Va., May 15 (UPI) — Jordan’s armed forces have contracted BAE Systems to provide upgrade kits for the M113A1 fully tracked armored personnel carriers.
LONDON, May 15 (UPI) — British Prime Minister Gordon Brown announced plans Thursday to move forward with talks on a new purchase agreement for the Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft.
EXTON, Pa., May 15 (UPI) — Defense Solutions Inc. has signed a deal to become the distributor of iRobot Corp.’s PackBot technologies in Iraq and Afghanistan.
NASHUA, N.H., May 15 (UPI) — The U.S. Air Force has awarded Ezenia Inc. a contract renewal for the company to continue providing its secure communication and conferencing technologies.
VIENNA, Va., May 15 (UPI) — LGS announced a milestone achievement for the development of its micro-compass magnetometer following a recent successful demonstration for the U.S. Army.
LONDON, May 15 (UPI) — The British Ministry of Defense has announced plans to upgrade the military’s Bowman tactical communications technologies.