Illinois Emergency Management Agency focuses on preparedness for people with disabilities

Tuesday, Apr 8, 2014 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The state of Illinois said on April 1 that the focus for the Illinois Emergency Management Agency will be "Preparedness for the Whole Community" as part of its 2014 preparedness campaign.
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UIUC first to receive Ready to Respond Campus designation from IEMA

Friday, Feb 28, 2014 @ 3:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Illinois Emergency Management Agency announced on Feb. 20 that the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is the first university to receive the the agency's Ready to Respond Campus designation.
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PositiveID creates lab in a box for BioWatch program

Monday, Feb 24, 2014 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

PositiveID recently created a laboratory in a box for the Department of Homeland Security's BioWatch program, according to an article in the March issue of National Defense.
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Arrow 3 interceptor completes second successful flight test

Friday, Jan 10, 2014 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Arrow 3 interceptor
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Boeing Super Hornet fighter shows stealth and range improvements in tests

Friday, Aug 30, 2013 @ 4:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Boeing, with its partner Northrop Grumman, announced on Wednesday that during three weeks of flight testing the Advanced Super Hornet fighter has shown improvements in stealth and range.
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Boeing's JDAM weapon program reaches new milestone

Friday, Aug 23, 2013 @ 4:05pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Boeing announced on Tuesday that it hit a milestone when it made the 250,000th Joint Direct Attack Munition guidance kit.
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PositiveID to debut new biosensor

Thursday, Feb 23, 2012 @ 10:54am by BioPrepWatch Reports

A subsidiary of PositiveID Corporation, a medical device and diagnostic developer, announced on Tuesday that it will present its Microfluidics-based Bioagent Autonomous Networked Detector system at a biodefense research meeting in February in Washington D.C.
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Missile defense system fails second test in a row

Thursday, Dec 16, 2010 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The sole U.S. defense against long-range ballistic missiles that could carry chemical, biological or nuclear warheads recently failed its second test in a row, according to officials from the Department of Defense.
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UNDT provides detection system to Boeing

Wednesday, Sep 8, 2010 @ 6:46pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Universal Detection Technology announced on September 7 that it has received a major purchase order for its five agent biological detection system from Boeing Service Company, a subsidiary of Boeing Defense, Space and Security.
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Laser shoots down ballistic missile in test

Monday, Feb 15, 2010 @ 4:28pm by Nick Rees

A modified Boeing Co 74 jumbo jet using a high-powered laser has successfully shot down a ballistic missile in-flight for the first time, the Pentagon's Missile Defense Agency has said in a statement.
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