Top U.S. Senator Calls for Threat Detection Technology to Thwart Potential Transit Attacks

Palm Beach, FL – February 5, 2020 — There’s a groundswell of interest for threat detection technology.  At Super Bowl LIV, inside and outside the Hard Rock Stadium, U.S. Customers and Border Protection used X-Ray technology to scan every vehicle coming in and going out.  Other major parks are using covert threat technology, too.  Oriole Park at Camden Yards and M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, for example, is testing technology that uses radar imaging and artificial intelligence to detect concealed weapons among attendees. “We believe this emerging threat detection technology could be the future of keeping fans safe at events by detecting weapons in real-time without disrupting pedestrian flow,” said Vernon J. Conaway Jr., the Maryland Stadium Authority’s vice president for public safety and security, as quoted by The Baltimore Sun.  Similar technology is under demand for mass transit, as well.  In New York, for example, Sen. Chuck Schumer is calling for the TSA to roll out technology to thwart potential terror attacks at transit hubs.  According to Security Info Watch, the technology includes “futuristic machines use millimeter wave technology instead of radiation to scan for metallic objects on a person’s body, and can identify the presence of explosives and suicide vests.”  As security becomes essential in today’s world, some of the top companies to watch include Patriot One Technologies Inc. (TSX:PAT)(OTCQX:PTOTF), Axon Enterprise Inc. (NASDAQ:AAXN), Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN), and Leidos Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LDOS).


Patriot One Technologies Inc. (TSX:PAT)(OTCQX:PTOTF) BREAKING NEWS: Patriot One Technologies’ division just announced it has secured a $975,000CAD Contract with Canada’s Department of National Defense through the Public Works and Government Services Canada Division. The contract is for a project related to improving situational awareness for the Canadian Armed Forces (“CAF”) and security personnel using video analytics, artificial intelligence and augmented reality. This project will continue previous work completed by for the CAF to develop technology solutions to augment the situational awareness of their soldiers and address the following challenges: detect, recognize, and identify persons or objects of interest in a physical environment, and/or track identified persons and objects of interest using seamless information sharing across a decision network. Work will proceed in multiple phases, including the design, development and deployment of advanced machine learning models, proprietary data sets and integration with advanced visualization hardware.  “We’re very excited to leverage the team’s expertise in video analytics, object detection and artificial intelligence with the Canadian Department of National Defense,” expresses Martin Cronin, CEO of Patriot One Technologies.  “With the work has be doing with several clients, as well as on Patriot One’s PATSCAN Multi-Sensor Covert Threat Detection Platform, the team brings tremendous experience in video analytics and threat object detection and look forward to delivering a high-performing solution that we hope will augment our military personnel in their service to our country.”


Other technology-related developments from around the markets include:


Axon Enterprise Inc.  (NASDAQ:AAXN) announced that Cypress Creek Emergency Medical Services (EMS), a 9-1-1 EMS provider in North Harris County, Texas, will deploy 37 Axon Fleet 2 in-car video systems across the agency’s emergency service vehicles. Each in-car video system includes a forward-facing and rear-facing camera and is backed by the digital evidence management system, Axon Evidence. This order was received in the fourth quarter of 2019 and will ship in multiple phases.  “We look forward to furthering our partnership with Axon by rolling out its in-vehicle video technology to our fleet of ambulances,” says Cypress Creek EMS Executive Director Bradley J. England. “Our agency has a reputation for being an innovator in pre-hospital emergency medicine and this is the latest example. The expansion of this program with Axon will help drive our passion to protect life.”


Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) announced that Raytheon Chairman and CEO Thomas A. Kennedy and Raytheon Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Anthony F. O’Brien will speak at the Cowen and Company 41st Annual Aerospace/Defense & Industrials Conference on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020.  Their presentation is scheduled to start at 8:30 a.m. EST, and their remarks will be audiocast live (listen-only mode) through the Raytheon website.  A replay will be available through the Raytheon website approximately one hour after the conclusion of the live audiocast and will remain available for seven days following the conference. No charts will be used.


Leidos Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LDOS) has been awarded a prime contract by the General Services Administration in support of the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and the U.S. Northern Command (USNORTHCOM) to provide network operations and general IT maintenance services to the command’s systems directorate. The single award, hybrid firm-fixed price time and material contract has a one-year base period of performance followed by four one-year option periods and a final six month option period, at an approximate value of more than $75 million, if all options are exercised. Work will be performed at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, Colo., the Pentagon in Washington D.C., and the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City. Under the contract, Leidos will help ensure secure, reliable, and uninterrupted availability of the command’s IP networks and associated capabilities. Key services to be provided include information transport, network distribution and monitoring, computing services, application services, technical management, and cybersecurity. Additionally, Leidos will support the Combatant Command (COCOM) Mission Service category with service desk and technical management functions.


DISCLAIMER:  FN Media Group LLC (FNM), which owns and operates and, is a third- party publisher and news dissemination service provider, which disseminates electronic information through multiple online media channels.  FNM is NOT affiliated in any manner with any company mentioned herein.  FNM and its affiliated companies are a news dissemination solutions provider and are NOT a registered broker/dealer/analyst/adviser, holds no investment licenses and may NOT sell, offer to sell or offer to buy any security.  FNM’s market updates, news alerts and corporate profiles are NOT a solicitation or recommendation to buy, sell or hold securities.  The material in this release is intended to be strictly informational and is NEVER to be construed or interpreted as research material.  All readers are strongly urged to perform research and due diligence on their own and consult a licensed financial professional before considering any level of investing in stocks.  All material included herein is republished content and details which were previously disseminated by the companies mentioned in this release.  FNM is not liable for any investment decisions by its readers or subscribers.  Investors are cautioned that they may lose all or a portion of their investment when investing in stocks.  For current services performed FNM expects to be compensated thirty five hundred dollars for news coverage of current press releases issued by Patriot One Technologies Inc. by a non-affiliated third party.  FNM HOLDS NO SHARES OF ANY COMPANY NAMED IN THIS RELEASE.


This release contains “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended and such forward-looking statements are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. “Forward-looking statements” describe future expectations, plans, results, or strategies and are generally preceded by words such as “may”, “future”, “plan” or “planned”, “will” or “should”, “expected,” “anticipates”, “draft”, “eventually” or “projected”. You are cautioned that such statements are subject to a multitude of risks and uncertainties that could cause future circumstances, events, or results to differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements, including the risks that actual results may differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements as a result of various factors, and other risks identified in a company’s annual report on Form 10-K or 10-KSB and other filings made by such company with the Securities and Exchange Commission. You should consider these factors in evaluating the forward-looking statements included herein, and not place undue reliance on such statements. The forward-looking statements in this release are made as of the date hereof and FNM undertakes no obligation to update such statements.


Contact Information:

Media Contact email: – +1(561)325-8757