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Electronic warfare training to be enhanced under new U.S. Navy contract - News

July 19, 2024

PATUXENT RIVER, Maryland. Phoenix Air Group Inc. won a $165 million contract from the U.S. Navy for Contracted Air Services (CAS) flight hours to simulate airborne electronic warfare (EW) threats, Naval Air Systems Command announced in a statement.

Avionics

Hardware encryption to be developed for Europe's Future Combat Air System by Indra, IDBOTIC - News

July 19, 2024

ALCOBENDAS, Spain. Indra has signed an agreement with Spanish startup IDBOTIC to enhance the NGWS/FCAS program, Europe's largest defense initiative aimed at developing the Future Combat Air Systems (FCAS), the company announced in a statement.

Avionics

UC-35D aircraft to be modernized for U.S. Marine Corps by Amentum - News

July 18, 2024

CHANTILLY, Virginia. Amentum won a $145 million contract to modernize and maintain the U.S. Marine Corps' UC-35D aircraft fleet, the company announced in a statement.

Comms

LEO satellite market to grow by $7.13 billion: report - News

July 17, 2024

NEW YORK, New York. The global LEO satellite market will increase by $7.13 billion from 2023 through 2027 for a compound annual growth rate of $15.92%, a new report predicts.

Avionics

F-15EX Eagle II operational with Oregon Air National Guard - News

July 16, 2024

PORTLAND, Oregon. Oregon Air National Guard's 142nd Wing officially welcomed the first two operational U.S. Air Force F-15EX Eagle II fighter jets, marking a significant milestone for the unit, the Air National Guard announced in a statement.

Radar/EW

NATO missile defense base in Poland now operational - News

July 11, 2024

REDZIKOWO, Poland. A new U.S. ballistic missile defense site in Redzikowo, Poland, is now operational, and the new site is intended to enhance NATO’s missile shield capabilities, NATO announced in a statement.

Unmanned

Hybrid electric UAS built for DARPA by Northrop Grumman - News

July 11, 2024

REDONDO BEACH, California. Northrop Grumman Corporation has designed and built the XRQ-73 SHEPARD, a Series Hybrid Electric Propulsion AiRcraft Demonstration (SHEPARD) vehicle designed and constructed for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the company announced in a statement.

Avionics

Data-link assemblies for Raytheon missile program to be supplied by CAES - News

July 09, 2024

ARLINGTON, Virginia. CAES won a $172.7 million contract from Raytheon Technologies (RTX) for the follow-on production of missile data-link assemblies in support of a major international missile program, CAES announced in a statement.

Unmanned

Supersonic strike missile to be developed for Norway by Kongsberg - News

July 09, 2024

KONGSBERG, Norway. Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace signed a contract with the Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency (NDMA) for the initial development phase of the Supersonic Strike Missile (3SM), which is set to be deployed on future vessels from 2035, the company announced in a statement.

A.I.

AI tools to be developed for DARPA by Lockheed Martin - News

July 09, 2024

LITTLETON, Colorado. Lockheed Martin will develop artificial intelligence (AI) tools for dynamic airborne missions under a $4.6 million contract from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the company announced in a statement.

Radar/EW

Air defense radars to be supplied to Latvia, Slovenia by Hensoldt - News

July 08, 2024

TAUFKIRCHEN, Germany. Hensoldt will supply Latvia and Slovenia with its TRML-4D radars, which will be delivered as part of the European Sky Shield Initiative (ESSI) in collaboration with Diehl Defence, Hensoldt announced in a statement.

Unmanned

Switchblade 300 loitering munition systems to be provided to Taiwan - News

July 03, 2024

ARLINGTON, Virginia. The U.S. Department of State approved a possible foreign military sale of AeroVironment's (AV) Switchblade 300 loitering munition systems to Taiwan, estimated at $60.2 million, AeroVironment announced in a statement.

Unmanned

Drone demonstrates new launch method in take-off and flight operations - News

July 03, 2024

SAN DIEGO, California. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions demonstrated the second of three launch methods for the Valkyrie uncrewed aerial system (UAS): the Kratos Trolley Launch System (KTLS), the company announced in a statement.

Radar/EW

Electronic warfare system prototype plans approved for F/A-18 by US Navy - News

July 03, 2024

MELBOURNE, Florida. The U.S. Navy has approved the preliminary design plans for a next-generation electronic warfare (EW) system to be installed on F/A-18 Hornet and Super Hornet aircraft, developed by L3Harris, the company announced in a statement.

Unmanned

V-BAT drone to provide surveillance for U.S. Coast Guard - News

July 02, 2024

WASHINGTON, D.C. Shield AI won a contract to provide intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) services to the U.S. Coast Guard using the V-BAT uncrewed aircraft system (UAS), the company announced in a statement.

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NASAMS air defense systems for Norway to be provided by Kongsberg - News

July 01, 2024

OSLO, Norway. The Norwegian government has placed an order for new Norwegian Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile Systems (NASAMS) from Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace, aiming to bolster the nation's air defense capabilities against aerial threats, the company announced in a statement. Deliveries are expected to commence in 2027.

Radar/EW

Third GlobalEye aircraft to be delivered to Swedish FMV by Saab - News

June 28, 2024

STOCKHOLM, Sweden. Saab signed a contract with the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) for the delivery of a third GlobalEye airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) aircraft, the company announced in a statement.

Unmanned

Net-enabled weapons capability to be developed for MQ-9B SeaGuardian by GA-ASI, Lockheed Martin - News

June 28, 2024

SAN DIEGO, California. General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) and Lockheed Martin are collaborating to enhance the MQ-9B SeaGuardian uncrewed aerial system (UAS) with a net-enabled weapons (NEW) capability, according to a GA-ASI statement.

Avionics

AW609 tiltrotor completes ship trials with Italian navy - News

June 27, 2024

ROME, Italy. Leonardo's AW609 tiltrotor successfully completed its first ship trial campaign with support from the Italian Navy, the company announced in a statement.

Radar/EW

Air traffic control radar achieves operational capability for Australian Air Force - News

June 26, 2024

CANBERRA, Australia. Hensoldt Australia achieved a milestone for the AIR5431 Phase 2 program by introducing a new Air Traffic Control (ATC) sensor into operational service at the Army Aviation Centre Oakey, reaching initial operational capability (IOC) for the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF), the company announced in a statement.

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