These stories and more at http://www.afcea.org/signal/onlineexclusives.asp.
New stories are posted throughout
the month. Here are selected recent
items from www.afcea.org/signal.
U.S. Navy’s UCLASS
System Comes Under Fire
The U.S. Navy’s pet project for a carrier-launched
unmanned aerial vehicle came under fire by experts
this week, who told a congressional subcommittee that
the sea service’s proposal is redundant, already obsolete
and will leave naval forces with a vulnerable platform.
Identifying Malaysian Airline
Shootdown Source May Be Difficult
The missile system claimed by a Ukrainian Interior Ministry
adviser to be responsible for the crash of Malaysia Airlines
Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine is manufactured in Ukraine
and is in use by both Ukrainian and Russian military forces.
At #AFCEACyber, @NATO
officials say the alliance
is still defining what
constitutes an online attack.
@signalmag @NATO It is
as more tech + devices
come “online.” Ever-changing adversaries who
change in blink of eye.
Cpl. Christian Hiraldo, USMC,
leads Marines and sailors through
a mud pit during the endurance
course at the Jungle Warfare Training Center on Camp Gonsalves
in Okinawa, Japan. During the
course, Marines and sailors navigated harsh jungle environment
and man-made obstacles in the
heat and humidity of the island.
@signalmag Jun 25
Alan W. Silberber