Signal Soldiers of the 369th Sustainment Brigade practice aligning a satellite communications terminal at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, on Jan. 10, 2017. (Sgt. Jeremy Bratt/U.S. Army)
US special ops orders inflatable satellite antennas

Worth up to $172 million, the contract with GATR Technologies will provide U.S. Special Operations Command with highly portable, inflatable satellite communications terminals.

An American-made F-16V releases flares during a military exercise in Taichung. Taiwan, on July 16, 2020. (Sam Yeh/AFP via Getty Images)
Pilots try out new helmet display in F-16V flight tests

Recent flight tests of the F-16V fighter jet incorporated a new version of the pilot’s helmet that introduces a visor with optical inertial trackers and is designed to provide improved durability, accuracy and comfort for long flights.

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