Military Embedded Systems

Company Directory

U.S. Air Force

1670 Air Force Pentagon
Washington, DC 20330-1670
www.af.mil
U.S. Air Force
Articles related to U.S. Air Force
Unmanned

UAS launches smaller drone from its weapons bay in test, Air Force reports - News

April 06, 2021

U.S. ARMY YUMA PROVING GOUND -- YUMA, Ariz. The U.S. Air Force reported that during a late-March 2021 test, the Kratos XQ-58A Valkyrie unmanned aircraft system (UAS) platform successfully launched an even smaller unmanned aircraft from inside its the Valkyrie's internal weapons bay.

Radar/EW

Multi-domain operation superiority goal of quantum computing research - News

March 18, 2021

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. Researchers at University of Massachusetts Amherst, with funding from the Army Research Office (ARO) and the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR), announced they have identified a way to protect quantum information from a common error source in superconducting systems. The research, published in Nature, realized a novel way for quantum errors to be spontaneously corrected.

Comms

Satellite-communications contract with AFRL garnered by Verus Research - News

March 12, 2021

Albuquerque, N. M. Verus Research has won a contract from the Air Force Research Laboratory’s (AFRL) Space Vehicles Directorate, the center for space technology research and development, as part of the AFRL's $9.7 million, five-year Research Options for Space Enterprise Technologies (ROSET) project, which focuses on future space communications.

Avionics

Avionics, EW upgrades featured on first F-15EX delivered to U.S. Air Force - News

March 12, 2021

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio. The U.S. Air Force officially accepted the first F-15EX fighter aircraft from manufacturer Boeing on March 10.
 

Cyber

Secure digital operations for U.S. Air Force enabled with D2iQ Kubernetes distribution - News

March 04, 2021

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. D2iQ, provider of the independent Kubernetes platform built to power smarter Day 2 operations, announced that the U.S. Air Force is using the D2iQ Konvoy Kubernetes distribution to support its transition to secure remote work.

Radar/EW

EW from BAE Systems for U.S. Air Force F-15s begin low-rate initial production - News

March 02, 2021

NASHUA, N.H. BAE Systems has received a $58 million contract from Boeing to begin low-rate initial production (LRIP) of the F-15 Eagle Passive Active Warning and Survivability System (EPAWSS) -- an electronic warfare (EW) and countermeasures system -- for the U.S. Air Force. 

Comms

Military GPS contract worth $247 million reported by BAE Systems - News

February 17, 2021

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa. BAE Systems' military GPS business unit has begun work on a $247 million contract from the U.S. Space Force’s Space and Missile Systems Center to design and manufacture an advanced military GPS receiver and next-generation semiconductor.