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Avionics

B-21 Raider stealth bomber unveiled by U.S. Air Force - News

December 05, 2022

PALMDALE, California. The U.S. Air Force has unveiled the B-21 Raider, a new long-range strike bomber that will serve as the "backbone of the modernized bomber fleet," the Air Force said in a statement.

Radar/EW

Fire control radar contract for U.S. Army won by SRC - News

December 05, 2022

SYRACUSE, New York. SRC Inc. has won a $49.9 million contract from the U.S. Army for enhancements and maturation of its precision fire control radar (PFCR), the company announced in a statement.

Comms

Laser comms for network relay demonstrated at U.S. Navy facility by General Atomics - News

December 02, 2022

SAN DIEGO, California. General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GS-ASI) recently demonstrated a network relay using laser communications at Naval Information Warfare Center (NIWC) Atlantic in Charleston, South Carolina, the company announced in a statement.

Comms

Private 5G network for soldiers tested in demonstration at Fort Bragg - News

December 01, 2022

SPRING LAKE, North Carolina. Officials tested a private 5G mobile network meant to assist U.S. service members on the battlefield in a recent demonstration at Fort Bragg led by the director of 5G Tactical Applications for the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering, according to an announcement by Sherpa 6, which led the effort.

Radar/EW

Military radar systems market to grow 32% by 2030: report - News

December 01, 2022

DUBLIN, Ireland. The global military radar systems market will experience rapid growth between now and 2030, increasing from $10.9 billion in 2022 to $16 billion by 2030, a new report predicts.

Unmanned

C-UAS Drone Dome system recommended by DoD after demonstrations - News

November 30, 2022

HAIFA, Israel. The U.S. Department of Defense's Joint Counter-Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems Office (JCO) has recommended Rafael Systems' counter-UAS (C-UAS) Drone Dome system after a series of demonstrations at Yuma Proving Ground in Arizona earlier this year, the company announced in a statement.

Comms

Machine learning, GPS alternatives key for navigating future jammed environments - Story

November 30, 2022

The U.S. and its military allies rely on GPS for navigation of high-value assets, but the technology is quite vulnerable to jamming and other interference. Teams in the military-communications industry are looking at solutions including machine learning (ML) and alternative navigation systems that are less susceptible to disruption.

Comms

Advanced missile tracking system for U.S. Space Force passes key milestone - News

November 29, 2022

EL SEGUNDO, California. A system used for tracking advanced missile threats from medium Earth orbit (MEO) has passed a key milestone for the U.S. Space Force's Missile Track Custody (MTC) program, manufacturer Raytheon Intelligence & Space announced in a statement.

Unmanned

C-UAS system completes live fire tests in Yuma for U.S. Army - News

November 23, 2022

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama. Northrop Grumman's short-range counter unmanned aerial systems (C-UAS) command and control (C2) system completed live fire tests for the U.S. Army at Yuma Proving Ground in Arizona recently, the company announced in a statement.

Unmanned

Uncrewed systems, digital engineering support for UK's future fighter aircraft to be provided by QinetiQ - News

November 22, 2022

FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom. QinetiQ will provide support for uncrewed systems and digital engineering for the United Kingdom's Future Combat Air System (FCAS) program that will replace Typhon fighter aircraft starting in the mid-2030s, the company announced in a statement.

Unmanned

Turkish fighter drone completes first test runs - News

November 22, 2022

CORLU, Turkey. A new uncrewed fighter aircraft developed by Turkish defense contractor Baykar Technologies has passed its first test runs, according to a Hurriyet Daily News report.

Unmanned

Japan intercepts ballistic missile targets with both SM-3 variants for first time - News

November 21, 2022

KAUAI, Hawaii. Japan's Maritime Self-Defense Force intercepted short- and medium-range ballistic missile targets with SM-3 interceptors during a recent test, SM-3 manufacturer Raytheon announced in a statement.

Avionics

Avionics upgrades for U.S. Army Black Hawk helicopters to be implemented by KBR - News

November 21, 2022

HOUSTON, Texas. KBR has received a $156.7 million task order to make enhancements to the U.S. Army's fleet of UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters, including a digital glass cockpit and improvements to the avionics architecture, the company announced in a statement.

Radar/EW

TPY-4 radars to be provided to Norway by Lockheed, Kongsberg - News

November 18, 2022

KONGSBERG, Norway. Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace and Lockheed Martin have signed a contract to support delivery of the TPY-4 radar to Norway for the Norwegian Radar Sensor (NORSE) project, Kongsberg announced in a statement.

Comms

Tactical comms system using AI/ML demonstrated for Air Force by Raytheon - News

November 18, 2022

CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts. Raytheon demonstrated an advanced tactical communications system during an Air Force Research Laboratory exercise in Rome, New York, the company announced in a statement.

Avionics

Helicopter EW/laser tech to be supplied to Asia-Pacific country by Elbit Systems - News

November 17, 2022

HAIFA, Israel. Elbit Systems has won a $200 million contract to provide electronic warfare (EW) and airborne laser technologies to protect military helicopters for an unidentified country in the Asia-Pacific region, the company announced in a statement.

Unmanned

Military cargo drones driving demand in global UAV market: report - News

November 17, 2022

DUBLIN, Ireland. The use of uncrewed aerial vehicles (UAVs) for cargo delivery in military operations presents opportunities in the global UAV market, a new report states.

Comms

Comms 'troposcatter' technology to be provided to U.S. Marine Corps by Cubic - News

November 16, 2022

SAN DIEGO, California. Cubic Mission and Performance Solutions has begun full-rate production of its Next Generation Troposcatter (NGT) communications system for the U.S. Marine Corps, the company announced in a statement.

Comms

SATCOM anti-jamming technology tested for U.S. Space Force by Boeing - News

November 16, 2022

EL SEGUNDO, California. Boeing recently conducted a test of autonomous anti-jamming technology for the U.S. Space Force's Satellite Communications Program to protect military satellites, the company announced in a statement.

Radar/EW

EO/IR market to increase by 11.6% every year through 2030: report - News

November 15, 2022

DUBLIN, Ireland. The electro-optical/infrared (EO/IR) market will increase by 11.6% each year through 2030 as demand for military countermeasures increases, a new report predicts.

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