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Cyber

Systems-integration contract for Navy ships awarded to Raytheon unit - News

April 22, 2022

TUCSON, Ariz. Raytheon Missiles & Defense has secured a potential five-year, $1.68 billion contract from the U.S. Navy to provide modernization, activation, and sustainment support for the infrastructure and mission systems of Zumwalt-class guided missile destroyers.

Radar/EW

Microwave power beam demo shows feasibility of technology - News

April 22, 2022

WASHINGTON. A team of researchers from the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) recently demonstrated the feasibility of terrestrial microwave power beaming by transmitting 1.6 kW of power over 1 km (0.62 miles).  

Comms

Developing "moon market" could generate $105 billion over the next decade, study says - News

April 20, 2022

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. The future lunar economy or "moon market" is on track to generate $105 billion over the next 10 years, according to research firm NSR’s recent study, "Moon Market Analysis, 2nd Edition."  

Unmanned

Counter-UAS system from Liteye delivered to U.S. Army HEL program - News

April 20, 2022

DENVER. Liteye Systems has delivered its first SHIELD counter-small unmanned aerial system (C-sUAS) solution to the U.S. Army Rapid Capabilities and Critical Technologies Office (RCCTO) HEL (high-energy laser) program, under the multiple-year contract Liteye signed with the Army in 2021. 

Unmanned

UAV market to reach $77.69 billion globally in 2030, study predicts - News

April 19, 2022

SURREY, British Columbia, Canada. Global unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) market revenue growth is expected to be driven by rapid technological advancements over the next eight years, according to a new study by Emergen Research, "Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Market." 

Comms

Raytheon Intelligence & Space installs expanded system for protected communications for USAF - News

April 18, 2022

ARLINGTON, Va. Raytheon Intelligence & Space (RI&S -- a Raytheon Technologies business) recently finished installing its first Global Aircrew Strategic Network Terminal (ASNT) system for the U.S. Air Force. 

Unmanned

Unmanned surface vehicle market to grow over next few years, study predicts - News

April 18, 2022

AMSTERDAM. The market for unmanned surface vehicles (USVs), while still in its early stages, continues to be active and will offer significant business opportunities over the next several years, according to a study by Market Forecast, "Unmanned Surface Vehicles for Defense and Security -- Market and Technology Forecast to 2030."

A.I.

AI for military use projected to reach a value of $13.71 billion by 2028, study says - News

April 14, 2022

WASHINGTON. Artificial intelligence (AI) used in military applications, valued at $6.62 billion in 2021, is projected to reach a value of $13.71 billion by 2028, a combined annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.9% over the forecast period, according to a study from Vantage Market Research, "Artificial Intelligence In Military Market."

Comms

Augmented reality to beat virtual reality for battlefield use, study predicts - News

April 13, 2022

LONDON. Although augmented reality (AR) has to date struggled somewhat to meet soldiers' expectations in the battlefield, a report from GlobalData notes that the technology still offers critical advantages over virtual reality (VR). 

Avionics

SWaP-optimized airborne communications system from Collins Aerospace ordered by U.S. Navy - News

April 05, 2022

SEA-AIR-SPACE 2022--NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. Collins Aerospace has won a contract with the U.S. Navy to develop a very-low-frequency (VLF) communications system for the E-6B Recapitalization Program (E-XX) as part of the Navy’s Take Charge and Move Out Weapons System, the company reported during the Navy League's Sea-Air-Space exposition, held this week at the Gaylord National Convention Center. 

Radar/EW

U.S. Navy research lab highlights new technologies at Sea-Air-Space 2022 - News

April 04, 2022

SEA-AIR-SPACE 2022--NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) is showcasing new areas of research and innovative technologies during the Navy League's Sea-Air-Space exposition this week at the Gaylord National Convention Center. 

Avionics

MOSA-based flight computer from Collins Aerospace will ride on DEFIANT X helicopter - News

March 31, 2022

CHARLOTTE, N.C. Collins Aerospace's Perigon flight-control computer will be a part of the Lockheed Martin Sikorsky-Boeing DEFIANT X advanced utility helicopter, a finalist for the U.S. Army’s Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft (FLRAA) competition.

Radar/EW

Hypersonics research grant awarded to University of Central Florida by DoD - News

March 31, 2022

ORLANDO, Fla. The University of Central Florida (UCF) has won a grant from the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) for a one-year, $500,000 applied research project aimed at developing modeling and simulation capability to predict the hypersonic environment over a range of trajectories up to Mach 15. 

A.I.

Open systems-based AI/IoT network for cyber, space, air domains ordered by U.S. Air Force - News

March 29, 2022

SAN FRANCISCO. Software-infrastructure company Ditto has won a contract worth as much as $950 million from the U.S. Air Force (USAF) that calls for Ditto to develop its open systems-based Intelligent Edge Platform to power the USAF’s Advanced Battlefield Management System (ABMS). 

Unmanned

Military micro/nano UAS market growth will occur between 2025-2030, study says - News

March 28, 2022

AMSTERDAM. The worldwide demand for military-grade micro- and nano-unmanned aerial systems (UASs) will reach about 100,000 systems by the end of the decade, according to a new study from Market Forecast, "Micro and Nano Air Vehicles for Defense and Security -- Market and Technology Forecast to 2030." .

A.I.

Military, commercial flight-simulation market to reach $6.1 billion by 2025, study projects - News

March 25, 2022

SAN JOSE. The global market for military and commercial flight simulation is projected to reach $6.1 billion by 2025, notching a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.9% over the analysis period, according to a new study by Global Industry Analysts, "Commercial and Military Flight Simulation -- Global Market Trajectory & Analytics."

Avionics

Avionics for vertical heavy-lift use nabs contract win for Mercury Systems - News

March 25, 2022

ANDOVER, Mass. Mercury Systems won a contract worth $24 million contract award from a leading defense prime contractor for avionics systems that will be used in a rotary-wing platform for the vertical heavy-lift market. 

Comms

5G network from Hughes Network System chosen as testbed for DoD - News

March 21, 2022

GERMANTOWN, Md. Hughes Network Systems has won a contract worth $18 million contract from the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) to deploy a standalone 5G network at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, Washington. 

Comms

Satellite company will launch demo systems in bid to field sustainable space network - News

March 21, 2022

STUART, Fla. & TOULOUSE, France. Satellite company E-Space announced that it will launch its first demonstration satellites during the second quarter of 2022 as it seeks to validate the systems and technology for its planned sustainable satellite system. 

A.I.

DoD warfighter network plan leveraging AI, predictive analytics released - News

March 18, 2022

WASHINGTON. The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) released its implementation plan for the Joint All-Domain Command and Control (JADC2) concept that is aimed at helping U.S. armed forces facilitate information-sharing and decision- making through the use of a warfighting network that will use artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), automation, and predictive analytics.

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