U.S. Navy Plans Future Operation of Unmanned Fleet

Technological advancements are leading to prototypes for drone vessels. Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Lisa Franchetti said that the Navy is incorporating emerging technologies with an expectation of…

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Pentagon Begins Underwater Drone Prototype Development

Defense Innovation Unit awards contracts to three technology companies. The Pentagon announced this month that contracts have been awarded to three companies for the development of undersea drones…

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President Considers “Tiered” Response to Iran-Backed Attack

National Security Council spokesperson says to expect “multiple actions.” President Joe Biden has landed on a “tiered” response to a drone attack that killed three U.S. service members…

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U.S. and UK Navies Shoot Down Houthi Missile Barrage 

It was the largest attack yet in the Red Sea, but no injuries or damages were reported. Houthi rebels in Yemen launched one of the largest drone and…

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USMC to Train More MQ-9 Drone Pilots

The Corps intends to fill new squadrons. The Marine Corps is expanding its “uncrewed systems” capabilities, having trained 100 MQ-9 Reaper pilots to fill new squadrons and extend…

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Treasury Department Sanctions Houthi Funding Network

Houthi rebels have escalated attacks in the Red Sea.  The Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control implemented sanctions against an alleged funding network that sends Iranian…

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Pentagon Concerned Over Costs of Houthi Attacks

They compare a $2M missile with a $2,000 drone.  Over the past two months, U.S. Navy destroyers have shot down 38 drones and multiple missiles launched by Houthi…

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U.S. Destroyer Shoots Down Drones in Red Sea

Houthi rebels claim responsibility for the attacks against the U.S. vessel and three commercial vessels. The Pentagon confirmed that a U.S. warship and commercial vessels in the Red…

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U.S. Navy Shoots Down Yemen-Fired Drone 

The drone was headed toward a U.S. warship. The Pentagon announced Wednesday that sailors aboard the USS Thomas Hunter engaged a drone that originated from Yemen and was…

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U.S. Drone Shot Down by Houthis 

Pentagon seeks to contain Middle Eastern conflict. The Pentagon confirmed the report that Houthi rebels in Yemen, a terror group backed by Iran, shot down an American Reaper…

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