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Infrared countermeasure systems in development for U.S. Air Force - News

June 28, 2021

FALLS CHURCH, Va. Northrop Grumman Corporation will install more Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasure (LAIRCM) systems on United States and international fixed-wing and rotary wing aircraft under a $146 million order from the U.S. Air Force.

 

A.I.

Data management solution to be delivered to the Royal Navy - News

June 28, 2021

UNITED KINGDOM. The Ministry of Defense (MoD) has awarded a five year contract to BAE Systems to provide a data management system to multiple ships in the Royal Navy fleet including the Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carriers, Type 45 destroyers, and the new Type 26 frigates.

Avionics

FACE conformance achieved by two Collins Aerospace software products - News

June 28, 2021

CHARLOTTE, N.C. Collins Aerospace, company specializing in developing open systems architecture avionics, recently received new Conformance Certificates from The Open Group Future Airborne Capability Environment (FACE) for two software products. Collins Aerospace is a unit of Raytheon Technologies Corp.

Comms

Challenger 3 battle tank to be equipped with Trophy Active Protection System - News

June 28, 2021

ISRAEL. Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. announced that its Trophy Active Protection System (APS) for armored vehicles has been selected for the next phase of detailed assessment and integration by the U.K. Ministry of Defense (MoD) for the Army’s Challenger 3 MBT.

Radar/EW

Microelectronics research support for U.S. Air Force to be provided by KBR - News

June 25, 2021

HOUSTON, Texas. KBR won a $194.3 million task order to research, develop, test, and analyze the design and fabrication of microelectronics components, verifying and validating their trustworthiness for the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory's (AFRL) Trusted Electronics Branch (RYDT).

Radar/EW

ISR missions for U.S. Air Force to be supported under Leidos contract - News

June 25, 2021

RESTON, Va. Leidos announced it has won a prime contract by the U.S. Air Force to provide solutions for a broad spectrum of aviation requirements. Leidos claims it will support the Air Force's Intelligence Surveillance Reconnaissance & Special Operations Forces (ISR/SOF) Directorate (WI), Sensors Division (WIN) Non-Standard Foreign Military Sales (FMS) branches.

Comms

5G edge compute tech goal of COMSovereign, Radisys partnership - News

June 24, 2021

DALLAS, Texas and HILLSBORO, Ore. COMSovereign Holding Corp., a U.S.-based developer of 4G LTE Advanced and 5G Communication Systems and Solutions, and Radisys Corporation, company specializing in open telecom solutions, announced their strategic technology partnership designed to deliver customers new, end-to-end telecommunications solutions.

Comms

Small sat payload in development with Iridium to support data transmission - News

June 24, 2021

MCLEAN, Va. Iridium Communications Inc. announced it has won a research and development (R&D) contract worth up to $30 million by the U.S. Army (Army) to develop a payload to be hosted on small satellites that supports navigation systems, guidance and control for the global positioning system (GPS) and GPS-denied precision systems.

Radar/EW

Terracotta wideband AESA radar undergoes flight tests - News

June 23, 2021

FALLS CHURCH, Va. Northrop Grumman Corporation has flight demonstrated its new Terracotta sensor, which is designed to be a fully-digital open mission systems (OMS)-compliant wideband active electronically scanned array (AESA).

Radar/EW

AI solutions to aid Army's sensors directorate in large-scale data labeling - News

June 23, 2021

NEW YORK, N.Y. Clarifai, company specializing in artificial intelligence (AI) lifecycle platforms for managing unstructured image, video, audio and text data, announced that it has entered into a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (CCDC), C5ISR Center, Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate (NVESD).

Unmanned

Airborne laser weapon system intercepts UAVs in test with Elbit Systems - News

June 22, 2021

ISRAEL. The Directorate of Defense R&D in the Ministry of Defense (MoD), together with Elbit Systems and the Israeli Air Force (IAF), has intercepted several unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) using an airborne High-Power Laser Weapon System (HPL-WS). The UAVs were intercepted at various ranges and flight altitudes.

Radar/EW

Spectrum analysis RF system acquisition to enhance EW and 5G applications - News

June 22, 2021

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. TEVET, a test and measurement supplier, announced the company has acquired LibertyGT from RADX Technologies, Inc. LibertyGT is a real-time spectrum analysis (RTSA) RF record and playback system that brings distinct flexibility and high precision to electronic warfare and 5G applications.

Unmanned

Type-X Robotic Combat Vehicle designed with AI and predictive maintenance - News

June 21, 2021

EUROPE. Milrem Robotics announced that the company will present their Type-X Robotic Combat Vehicle (RCV) designed to meet the U.S. Army’s RCV-M program at this year’s Military RAS USA Conference.

Radar/EW

CMOSS- and SOSA-aligned ruggedized chassis delivered to Army - News

June 21, 2021

SUNNYVALE, Calif. Spectranetix, Inc., a Pacific Defense company, announced deliveries of their 3U OpenVPX ruggedized chassis to the U.S. Army, Canadian Ministry of Defense, and U.S. prime contractors. 

Cyber

Cyber and electronic warfare tech in development for U.S. Army - News

June 18, 2021

ARLINGTON, Va. CACI International announced that the U.S. Army’s C5ISR Center Electronic Warfare Air/Ground Survivability Division (EWAGS) has awarded CACI a four-year $82 million contract to continue support for the Army’s cyber and ground electronic warfare (EW) missions.

Comms

Military-code GPS III satellite propelled into orbit for U.S. Space Force - News

June 18, 2021

DENVER, Colo. The fifth Lockheed Martin-built Global Positioning System III (GPS III) satellite is now headed to its orbit 12,550 miles above earth. The company claims that this marks another step in supporting the U.S. Space Force's GPS satellite constellation modernization efforts.

Avionics

Night vision systems for Army pilots to be upgraded by Elbit Systems - News

June 17, 2021

FORT WORTH, Texas. U.S.  Army active duty and National Guard rotary-wing aviation units will receive an upgrade to their AN/AVS-6 Aviator's Night Vision Imaging Systems (ANVIS) with high performance white phosphor image intensifier tubes to be provided by Elbit Systems of America – Night Vision.

Cyber

Cybersecurity assessment certification achieved by Kratos - News

June 16, 2021

SAN DIEGO, Calif. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. announced that it has been named by the federal government as one of the first two Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) Third Party Assessment Organizations (C3PAO). As a C3PAO, Kratos will be able to conduct CMMC Level 1-3 assessments once the government completes certain preparatory and authorization steps.

Radar/EW

Chemical agent detection sensor designed to equip troops and UAS - News

June 16, 2021

WILSONVILLE, Ore. Teledyne FLIR, part of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated, announced it has won a contract to develop a mass-wearable chemical detector for U.S. troops under the Pentagon’s Compact Vapor Chemical Agent Detector (CVCAD) program. The company received $4.0 million in initial funding.

Comms

Propulsion electronics for small sats provided under new subscription service - News

June 16, 2021

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. Phase Four, the creator of the radio-frequency thruster for satellite propulsion, announced that it will expand its Maxwell turn-key plasma propulsion line and offer satellite manufacturers a long-term subscription service called P4 Pass. 

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