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Amazon Machine Learning to Help Monitor Illegal Maritime Activity

HawkEye 360, the first commercial company to use formation-flying satellites to create a new class of radio-frequency (RF) data and analytics, has developed new maritime security and vessel monitoring capabilities that combine HawkEye 360’s powerful RF geolocation services with a customized machine learning model developed through Amazon Web Services’ (AWS) Machine Learning (ML) Solutions Lab. The capabilities, which will be

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Israel Shipyards Develops Ships to Combat Maritime Terrorism

At LAAD 2019, the Latin American defense and security exhibition held in Brazil this month, Israel Shipyards introduced coastal defense vessels for short- and long-distance protection. The ships were developed to prevent illegal activity and maritime terrorism, provide coastal protection for naval forces and protect territorial waters and EEZs. The company presented a range of vessels and combat solutions, including

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Polar Scout Project Tests Mini Satellites Over Arctic

The U.S Coast Guard (USCG) Research, Development, Test and Evaluation (RDT&E) Program, in partnership with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), launched two 6U CubeSats from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California in December. The CubeSats, or miniature satellites, are part of the Polar Scout project to evaluate the effectiveness of space-based sensors in support of

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