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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…











Battelle’s DroneDefender is a shoulder-fired weapon that uses radio waves to cut the link between the drone and its controller. (Photo courtesy Battelle)

Homeland Security Seeks Drone-Killing Technology

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security wants to evaluate technology capable of taking out drones flying above cities. Counter-unmanned aerial systems are among the emerging…