CBRN Defense Highlights Archive

HDIAC Highlights are noteworthy news items that are published daily from within our eight focus areas sourced from .gov/.mil press releases.

November 27, 2018 Highlight: Prototype Chemical Identifier Gets Positive Feedback from Field
The VK3 is a prototype chemical identifier that can identify liquids in the fiel...



October 11, 2018 Highlight: SLATE demo highlights live, virtual, constructive environment for pilot training
The Secure Live Virtual Constructive Advanced Training Environment LVC pod is attached to an F-16 with the 64th Aggr...


October 03, 2018 Highlight: Army testing more effective ghillie suits
The current ghillie suit, known as the Flame Resistant Ghillie System, is shown ...



August 03, 2018 Highlight: Large supercrystals promise superior sensors
Sandia National Laboratories researcher Hongyou Fan holds a container enclosing gold supercrystals in front of a s...


July 24, 2018 Highlight: Fairchild Airmen perform first test of new chemical defense mask on KC-135
Senior Airman Stetson Vigil, 93rd Air Refueling Squadron boom operator, secures cargo during the first in-field u...