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Raytheon's Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar tracks first targets - News

August 20, 2019
WALLOPS ISLAND TEST FACILITY, Va. Raytheon and the U.S. Navy completed the first system-level tests of SPY-6(V)2, the Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar (EASR), at the Surface Combat System Center at Wallops Island, Va.
Radar/EW

Naval radar to be delivered to Norwegian Coast Guard - News

August 19, 2019
NORWAY. The sensor solutions provider HENSOLDT will equip the Norwegian Coast Guard vessel ?Svalbard? with the latest version of its TRS-3D naval radar and MSSR 2000 I Identification friend-or-foe (IFF) System.
Radar/EW

Littoral combat ship sensors contract awarded to FLIR - News

August 19, 2019
WILSONVILLE, Ore. FLIR Surveillance Inc. received a $12.6 million contract for supplies, repairs, and upgrades to sensor systems aboard U.S. Navy littoral combat ships.
Unmanned

ROBOpilot unmanned air platform first flights conducted by AFRL - News

August 16, 2019
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio. The Air Force Research Laboratory and DZYNE Technologies Incorporated completed a two-hour initial flight of a Robotic Pilot Unmanned Conversion Program called ROBOpilot at Dugway Proving Ground in Utah.
Avionics

E-2D Hawkeye training systems contract won by Rockwell Collins - News

August 16, 2019
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa. Rockwell Collins has received a $31 million contract for training systems on the E-2D Hawkeye airborne surveillance aircraft. The contract covers one E-2D Hawkeye Integrated Training System III Weapons Systems Trainer and one Aircrew Procedures Trainer, including necessary technical data.
Cyber

Cyberspace operations contract won by SAIC - News

August 15, 2019
RESTON, Va. Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) won a $14 million contract with Naval Information Warfare Center Pacific supporting the U.S. Marine Corps Forces Cyberspace Command to provide full spectrum cyberspace support.
Unmanned

Optionally piloted Black Hawk flies with Triumph sensors - News

August 15, 2019
BERWYN, Pa. Triumph Group joins Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, in announcing the first flight of the optionally piloted Black Hawk helicopter equipped with a fly-by-wire technology kit.
Unmanned

New metal material discovery could strengthen military vehicles - News

August 14, 2019
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. A U.S. Army project discovery upends previous notions about how metals deform and could help guide the creation of stronger, more durable materials for military vehicles.
Unmanned

Submarine program support contract won by Curtiss-Wright - News

August 14, 2019
EAST FARMINGDALE, N.Y. Curtiss-Wright Corporation announced that it has been awarded contracts valued in excess of $80 million to provide propulsion valves for the U.S. Navy?s Virginia-class nuclear-powered attack submarine and Columbia-class submarines programs.
Avionics

King Stallion helicopters production contract won by Sikorsky - News

August 14, 2019
STRATFORD, Conn. Sikorsky has been awarded a $107 million contract for early work on the next six CH-53K King Stallion helicopters for the U.S. Marine Corps. The contract covers long lead items for six low-rate initial production lot 4 helicopters.
A.I.

Machine-learning contract for space scenarios won by BAE Systems - News

August 13, 2019
UNITED KINGDOM. BAE Systems has been awarded a Phase 2 contract to develop machine-learning capabilities aimed to help the military gain better awareness of space scenarios for the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA).
Unmanned

DARPA's advanced imaging systems to extend field of view - News

August 12, 2019
WASHINGTON. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has developed the Focal arrays for Curved Infrared Imagers (FOCII) program to expand upon the current commercial trend for visible sensor arrays by extending the capability to both large and medium format midwave (MWIR) and/or longwave (LWIR) infrared detectors.
Unmanned

Jet drone systems awards totaling $4.8 million won by Kratos - News

August 12, 2019
SAN DIEGO, Calif. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, National Security Solutions provider, announced that its Unmanned Systems Division has received approximately $4.8 million of awards for high-performance jet drones, spares for Kratos jet drones, support equipment for Kratos jet drones, and specialty composite components.
Radar/EW

C4ISR contract for U.S. Navy awarded to Serco - News

August 12, 2019
HERNDON, Va. Serco Inc., a provider of professional, technology, and management services, announced that the Naval Information Warfare Systems Command (NAVWAR) has named the company as one of six award winners for an indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract.
Unmanned

High-energy laser effector system to be developed for German Navy - News

August 09, 2019
GERMANY. Rheinmetall and MBDA Deutschland have agreed to collaborate in the high-energy laser effectors domain. The two companies intend to construct, integrate, and test a laser demonstrator for the German Navy?s corvette K130.
Comms

Raytheon to make GPS more secure for military systems - News

August 09, 2019
WALTHAM, Mass. Raytheon received security certification for new GPS modules and receivers from the Global Positioning Systems Directorate at the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center.
Radar/EW

Under 1-meter resolution radar imagery achieved by ICEYE - News

August 09, 2019
HELSINKI. ICEYE, a small satellite synthetic-aperture radar (SAR) technology company, achieved better than 1 meter resolution imagery from under-220 pound SAR satellites.
Radar/EW

Ballistic missile modeling, simulation contract won by Lockheed Martin - News

August 08, 2019
BETHESDA, Md. Lockheed Martin announced that it has secured a $240 million U.S. Missile Defense Agency contract for ballistic defense modeling and simulation. The Modeling and Simulation Contract-Framework and Tools (MASC-F) will offer potential simulations of situations for the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS).
Radar/EW

Intelligent radar framework published by HRL - News

August 08, 2019
MALIBU, Calif. Scientists at HRL Laboratories have published their new framework for training computer deep neural networks to be able to classify synthetic aperture radar (SAR) images without a large labeled data set, solving the problem of SAR image identification when only a few labeled data were available.
Comms

AI system could improve U.S. Army fuel cell efficiency - News

August 08, 2019
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. As part of an effort to address the gap the U.S. Army faces in the need for long-lasting power and batteries for warfighters, the Army Research Office funded a research team who developed an artificial intelligence system that officials say identifies a material for creating more efficient fuel cells.
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