SPY-6 radars to be installed aboard next-gen U.S. Navy ships - NewsApril 01, 2022
TUCSON, Ariz. Raytheon Missiles & Defense (RMD), a Raytheon Technologies business, has won a $651 million, with options totaling $2.5 billion, hardware, production, and sustainment contract for full-rate production of the AN/SPY-6(V) family of radars.
RF system-in-package tech to support C4ISR capabilities - NewsMarch 31, 2022
ANDOVER, Mass. Mercury Systems, Inc. has announced that it received a $4 million order from a leading commercial technology company for advanced silicon packaging to be used in electronic warfare, AESA beamforming, and C4ISR systems.
Cybersecurity software for data encryption to equip small satellites - NewsMarch 30, 2022
WASHINGTON. SpiderOak Mission Systems and Lockheed Martin Space's Mission Solutions business are developing and testing a zero-trust cybersecurity platform to secure data across the space data supply chain.
Layered missile defense integration demoed for U.S. Army - NewsMarch 30, 2022
BETHESDA, Md. Lockheed Martin, the Missile Defense Agency (MDA), and the U.S. Army have further integrated the PAC-3 Missile Segment Enhancement (MSE) interceptor into the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) Weapon System for a more integrated, layered missile defense system.
Modernized M-code GPS delivered to Army for Patriot missile systems - NewsMarch 30, 2022
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. GPS Source, a subsidiary of General Dynamics Mission Systems, announced that it has delivered Assured Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (APNT) systems with integrated Military GPS User Equipment (MGUE) receiver cards to the U.S. Army DEVCOM AvMC and PEO Missiles & Space.
Reusable hypersonic UAV in development with Hypersonix Launch Systems - NewsMarch 29, 2022
AUSTRALIA. Aerospace engineering business Hypersonix Launch Systems together with the University of Southern Queensland, LSM Advanced Composites, and Romar Engineering have been awarded a $2.95 million Cooperative Research Centers Projects (CRC-P) grant from the Federal Government to develop a reusable hypersonic platform.
Lightweight vehicle surveillance system designed with C-UAS capability - NewsMarch 29, 2022
WILSONVILLE, Ore. Teledyne FLIR Defense, part of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated, announced the launch of a new Lightweight Vehicle Surveillance System (LVSS) with air domain awareness (ADA) and advanced counter-unmanned aerial system (C-UAS) capabilities.
Software modernization strategy published by DoD - NewsMarch 28, 2022
WASHINGTON. The Department of Defense's (DoD) Software Modernization Strategy was published Feb. 1. According to officials, the report focuses on how delivering a more lethal force would require the ability to evolve and adapt faster than adversaries.
Software-defined radios in development to replace SATCOM methods - NewsMarch 28, 2022
FALLS CHURCH, Va. The U.S. Air Force has selected BAE Systems, with support from FlexRadio, to provide software defined radios (SDRs) for its Airborne High Frequency Radio Modernization (AHFRM) program. The contract, which has a value of $176 million, provides a secure alternative to satellite communication methods.
wolfSSL to highlight satellite cybersecurity solutions at Satellite 2022 - NewsMarch 24, 2022
EDMONDS, Wash. At Satellite 2022, wolfSSL Inc. will be highlighting its FIPS 140-3 based cryptography, secure boot, and TLS 1.3 for satellite and ground devices in response to a February 24 cyberattack that originally targeted an American company providing high-speed satellite internet coverage in Europe.
Cybersecurity solutions contract for Department of State won by Peraton - NewsMarch 24, 2022
HERNDON, Va. Peraton has won a $254 million contract to support the Department of State's (DoS) Diplomatic Security Service (DSS) with cybersecurity operations over the next five years.
SiP devices unveiled based on AMD-Xilinx Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC architecture - NewsMarch 24, 2022
HOUSTON, Texas. Octavo Systems, company specializing in mass market system-in-package (SiP) solutions, announced a new family of SiP devices based on the AMD Xilinx Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC Architecture.
MQ-9B RPA equipped with V-tail from GKN Aerospace - NewsMarch 23, 2022
POWAY, Calif. The first V-tail from GKN Aerospace has been received by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) and installed onto an MQ-9B SkyGuardian remotely piloted aircraft (RPA).
ACV-R variant in development for USMC with BAE Systems - NewsMarch 23, 2022
FALLS CHURCH, Va. The U.S. Marine Corps has awarded BAE Systems a contract for the design and development of an Amphibious Combat Vehicle Recovery (ACV-R) variant worth $34.9 million.
Drone-based scanning system developed for 4G/LTE and 5G networks - NewsMarch 22, 2022
ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. Epiq Solutions announced their collaboration with WISPr Systems on a new product intended to transform 4G/LTE and 5G network deployment, test, and troubleshooting.
'Ghost Bat' becomes official RAAF designation for unmanned MQ-28A - NewsMarch 22, 2022
AUSTRALIA. The Australian government and Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) have chosen MQ-28A Ghost Bat as the military designator and name for the Boeing Australia-produced unmanned military combat aircraft.
AI-powered surveillance cameras to be delivered to Scandinavia - NewsMarch 22, 2022
GERMANY. HENSOLDT announced that the company will be supplying 17 high-performance cameras to an unspecified country within Scandinavia. At the customer's site, the cameras, which are equipped with a laser rangefinder, will be used for national border surveillance on land and at sea.
LIONFISH defense systems to equip the Royal Netherlands Navy's new vessels - NewsMarch 22, 2022
NETHERLANDS. Leonardo's LIONFISH family of defense systems has been selected by the Royal Netherlands Navy to equip its Holland-class patrol vessels, Landing Platform Dock (LPD) and Joint Support Ship (JSS) units, Johan de Witt and Karel Doorman classes, and Den Helder-class Combat Support Ship.
Data center services to support geospatial intelligence mission - NewsMarch 21, 2022
FALLS CHURCH, Va. General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT), a business unit of General Dynamics, announced that it has won the User Facing and Data Center Services (UDS) contract by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA).
Battle command system demonstrates JADC2 capability with Army - NewsMarch 18, 2022
FALLS CHURCH, Va. Northrop Grumman Corporation’s Integrated Battle Command System (IBCS) has completed two U.S. Army flight tests intended to demonstrate the system’s scalability to enable Joint All-Domain Command and Control (JADC2) capabilities.