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Radar/EW

MOSAIC AESA radar system tested on MH-60S Seahawk - News

January 21, 2020
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. Telephonics Corporation, subsidiary of Griffon Corporation, announced that it has demonstrated its MOSAIC Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar system aboard a U.S. Navy MH-60S helicopter, accumulating over 10 hours of operational time during a two-week period in November.
Avionics

Navy tactical training system equipped with Green Hills software - News

January 21, 2020
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. Green Hills Software, company specializing in high-assurance operating systems, announced that its INTEGRITY-178 Time-Variant Unified Multi-Processing (tuMP) RTOS for the Xilinx UltraScale+ FPGA has been selected by Collins Aerospace for the U.S. Navy's Tactical Combat Training System Increment II (TCTS Inc. II) program.
Cyber

ManTech to provide USMC with scientific and technical support - News

January 20, 2020
HERNDON, Va. ManTech announced that it has been awarded a five-year $67 million task order to provide scientific and technical information support for the Systems Engineering Directorate (SED), Marine Corps Systems Command. SED conducts detailed systems engineering analysis for Marine Corps programs providing critical capabilities to the warfighter.
Radar/EW

Uninterruptible power supply released by SynQor - News

January 20, 2020
BOXBOROUGH, Mass. SynQor, Inc. announced its new 3-Phase balanced input military field-grade Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS). The UPS is designed to provide continuous power and mitigate the problem of unbalanced loads on 3-Phase systems in aircraft and ships.
Comms

BAE Systems to acquire Raytheon and Collins Aerospace businesses - News

January 20, 2020
ARLINGTON, Va. BAE Systems, Inc. announced it has reached definitive agreements for the proposed acquisitions of Collins Aerospace’s military Global Positioning System (GPS) business and Raytheon’s Airborne Tactical Radios (ATR) business.
Cyber

Wind River acquires Star Lab, extending cybersecurity portfolio - News

January 17, 2020
ALAMEDA, Calif. Wind River, company specializing in delivering software for the intelligent edge, announced its acquisition of Star Lab, a cybersecurity for embedded systems company. The acquisition will provide Wind River with a system protection and anti-tamper toolset for Linux, a secure open source–based hypervisor, and a secure boot solution. Star Lab is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Wind River. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
Radar/EW

Airborne intelligence program to utilize CUGE EW capability - News

January 17, 2020
FRANCE. The French Armament General Directorate (DGA) awarded Thales and Dassault Aviation a contract to equip the French Army's future strategic intelligence aircraft with the CUGE universal electronic warfare capability. The contract covers the first two aircraft on the program.
A.I.

Intelligent Ship program to leverage AI - News

January 17, 2020
UNITED KINGDOM. The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) has announced the first wave of $5.2 million (GBP4 million). The funding aims to revolutionize the way warships make decisions and process thousands of strands of intelligence and data by using artificial intelligence (AI).
Radar/EW

SPY-6 radars to be developed for U.S. Navy - News

January 17, 2020
ANDOVER, Mass. Raytheon Company has signed an exclusive teaming agreement with Major Tool & Machine, Inc. to develop array structures for the U.S. Navy's SPY-6 radar program when it transitions from low-rate initial production to hardware production and sustainment.
A.I.

Aircraft readiness to be improved using AI - News

January 16, 2020
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. C3.ai, an artificial intelligence (AI) software provider for accelerating digital transformation, announced a five-year agreement with the Defense Innovation Unit (DIU) to deliver C3 Readiness for Aircraft, an AI-based software application that increases the readiness and availability of aircraft to accomplish their missions.
Cyber

Cybersecurity assessment provided to DIB companies - News

January 16, 2020
RESTON, Va. Dun & Bradstreet, global provider of business decisioning data and analytics, and QOMPLX, an intelligent decision platform provider, announced a strategic partnership to provide more than 100,000 Defense Industrial Base (DIB) companies and their subcontractors with assessment and certification as required by the upcoming Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) framework.
A.I.

LM's smart satellite to enable space mesh networking - News

January 16, 2020
DENVER, Colo. Lockheed Martin (LM) is testing a new space-based computing method now being tested in-orbit, enabling artificial intelligence, data analytics, cloud networking, and advanced satellite communications in a new software-defined architecture. LM launched the Pony Express 1 mission as a hosted payload on Tyvak-0129, a next-generation Tyvak 6U spacecraft.
Avionics

Infrared Countermeasure system completes testing - News

January 15, 2020
FALLS CHURCH, Va. Northrop Grumman Corporation’s Common Infrared Countermeasure (CIRCM) system for the U.S. Army has completed free flight missile testing at White Sands Missile Range.
Radar/EW

Minehunting sonar delivered to U.S. Navy - News

January 15, 2020
WASHINGTON. Raytheon Company delivered its 10th AN/AQS-20C minehunting sonar system to the U.S. Navy. The sonar-towed body was officially transferred to the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Panama City Division. According to the company, the system is now fully qualified and moving toward initial operating capability.
Radar/EW

COTS, radiation-tolerant ethernet transceiver designed by Microchip - News

January 15, 2020
CHANDLER, Ariz. Microchip Technology Inc. introduced a space-qualified Ethernet transceiver – a radiation-tolerant device based on a Commercial Off-the-Shelf (COTS) solution widely deployed in other industries now offering reliable performance for applications ranging from launch vehicles to satellite constellations and space stations, an industry first according to the company.
Comms

Open architecture radio to be developed for USAF - News

January 14, 2020
FALLS CHURCH, Va. Northrop Grumman Corporation won a contract to develop and demonstrate a Software-Programmable Open Mission Systems (OMS) Compliant (SPOC) radio terminal for the U.S. Air Force.
Unmanned

5th-gen aerial target UAS completes engine run testing - News

January 14, 2020
TEHACHAPI, Calif. Sierra Technical Services, Inc. (STS) completed the engine run testing on the 5th Generation Aerial Target (5GAT). The 5GAT contract is administered by the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers Contracting Office (USACE) and is managed by the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Director of Operational Test and Evaluation (OSD/DOT&E).
Radar/EW

Exclusive SPY-6 Radar teaming agreement signed - News

January 14, 2020
WASHINGTON. Raytheon Company has signed an exclusive teaming agreement with Major Tool & Machine, Inc. to develop array structures for the U.S. Navy's SPY-6 radar program when it transitions from low-rate initial production to hardware production and sustainment.
A.I.

AI learning system to build trust between human and machine - News

January 13, 2020
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. Raytheon is developing a machine learning technology under a $6 million contract from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) for the Competency Aware Machine Learning program.
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