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The USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) is currently conducting at-sea tests and trials in the Atlantic Ocean. (U.S. Navy photo courtesy of General Dynamics Bath Iron Works/Released)

The Top 10 DefenseTech Posts of 2016

Here’s a look at the 10 most read stories of the year on DefenseTech: 1. Navy’s Futuristic Destroyer Is Apparently Too Stealthy When it comes…



The U.S. Army has released footage showing soldiers zapping a drone using an anti-drone weapon during training. The one-minute video uploaded Oct. 28 to YouTube show soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 6th Infantry Regiment, capture an enemy drone using a product called Batelle's DroneDefender during an Oct. 23 exercise at Fort Bliss, New Mexico. (Screen grab via video by Steven Hitchcock/U.S. Army/via YouTube)

WATCH: Soldiers Disable Drone During Training

The U.S. Army has released footage showing soldiers disable a drone using an anti-drone weapon during training. The one-minute video uploaded Oct. 28 to YouTube…




A soldier tests the recoilless rifle known as the M3E1 Multi-role Anti-armor Anti-personnel Weapon System. Photo: U.S. Army.

Army Evaluates New Shoulder-Fired Rocket Tech

The U.S. Army is testing new recoilless rifle technology designed give soldiers shoulder-fired rockets that are lighter and more ergonomic and in future, make them…




CMI Defence and Raytheon have received cooperative research and development agreements from the Army's Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center to CMI's new Cockerill 3030 turret outfitted with Raytheon's sensor called Commander Independent Viewer. (Photo courtesy CMI)

Army to Test New Modular Turret on Stryker

The U.S. Army plans to test a new modular turret on a Stryker armored vehicle in coming months, company officials said. CMI Defence, a turret-maker…


(Illustration of V-247 drone tilt-rotor aircraft courtesy Bell Helicopter)

Bell Touts Armed Tilt-Rotor Drone at Army Show

Textron Inc.’s Bell Helicopter unit on Monday touted its just unveiled tilt-rotor drone program for the Marine Corps, along with its V-280 Valor tilt-rotor entrant…