From my Security Industry beat. Click on headlines to read stories I filed under the UPI byline.
SACRAMENTO, May 18 (UPI) — The U.S. Air Force has contracted Aerojet for the delivery and demonstration of an upper-stage motor for use in future rocket-launch applications.
GOLETA, Calif., May 18 (UPI) — The U.S. Air Force has awarded Raytheon a follow-on contract for the company to continue production of its towed decoy technologies.
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., May 18 (UPI) — Aura Systems Inc. said a recent U.S. Army-sponsored test of its Viper system successfully demonstrated the power technology in real-world conditions.
NEW YORK, May 18 (UPI) — U.S. company At-Risk announced plans for a new security offering to address concerns about the escalating threat of piracy off the coast of Somalia.
HAIFA, Israel, May 18 (UPI) — General Dynamics and Elbit Systems have formed a joint venture to address the evolving unmanned aerial vehicle requirements of the U.S. Defense Department.
HAIFA, Israel, May 18 (UPI) — The Austrian army has contracted Elbit Systems for the company to deliver its unmanned electrically remote-controlled weapon stations.
SAN MATEO, Calif., May 18 (UPI) — Italian company Finmeccanica announced plans to expand use of an online, interactive virtual-environment training platform.