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BAE Systems’ Robotic Ops Center to Automate Repetitive National Security Tasks

August 20, 2019 @ 12:14 PM

BAE Systems has launched a new Robotic Operations Center (ROC) to customize and deploy suites of software robots that automate high-volume, repetitive tasks in support of United States national security missions. The ROC, which builds on the companys partnership with UiPath, leverages machine learning and robotic process automation (RPA) tools to...

Lockheed Develops Cybersecurity Yardstick For DoD Assets

August 13, 2019 @ 06:10 PM

Cyber experts from Lockheed Martin have developed a model that standardizes how to measure the cyber resiliency maturity of a weapon, mission, and/or training system anywhere in its lifecycle – the Cyber Resiliency Level model (CRL). The US government defines "cyber resiliency" as the ability to anticipate, withstand, recover from, and...

Lockheed To Repair US Navy's AEGIS SPY-1 Weapon System

August 10, 2019 @ 08:50 AM

Lockheed Martin has won a $176.4 million contract to repair 1,672 different US Navy's head-of-family part numbers in support of the AEGIS (Advanced Electronic Guided Interceptor System) SPY-1 Weapon System

Lockheed Delivers First LRDR Panels To Alaskan Airbase

August 7, 2019 @ 05:04 PM

Lockheed Martin has delivered the first radar panel to Clear Air Force Station, Alaska, that will make up the Missile Defense Agency's (MDA's) new Long Range Discrimination Radar (LRDR). It is the first if the 20 radar panels to be delivered by the company to develop a new ballistic missile defense...

US DoD Awards BAE Systems 15 others $17 Billion Intelligence Solutions Contract

August 6, 2019 @ 11:48 AM

BAE Systems, Booz Allen Hamilton, Leidos among 16 firms have won a US DoD contract called Solutions for Intelligence Analysis 3 (SIA 3) with a combined ceiling value of $17,100,000,000. This contract will provide worldwide coverage, support and assistance to the Defense Intelligence Agency by delivering timely, objective and cogent military...

Raytheon To Support US Army’s Radar System Used To Alert SHORAD Weapons...

August 1, 2019 @ 07:56 AM

Raytheon has won a $160.8 million contract to support the US Armys Sentinel Radar System, which is used to alert and queue Short Range Air Defense (SHORAD) weapons to the locations of hostile targets approaching their front line forces

Raytheon Offers LTAMDS Radar To US Army

July 18, 2019 @ 11:30 AM

Raytheon has offered its Lower Tier Air and Missile Defense Sensor (LTAMDS) Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar to the United States (US) army. "We offered the US Army our new LTAMDS AESA radar, and validated our ability to meet their 2022 urgent material release date,” said Tom Laliberty, Raytheon Vice President of Integrated Air and Missile Defense

Local tech Helps China increase Early Warning Aircraft Efficiency

July 8, 2019 @ 09:15 AM

A locally-developed technology has enabled Chinese aerial early warning (AEW) aircraft such as the KJ-200, KJ-500 and KJ-2000 to increase electromagnetic resources efficiency. Developed by Tang Xiaobin, a senior scientist at the state-owned China Electronics Technology Group Corporation (CETC), the technology works by separating different electromagnetic energies into two categories: One that boosts certain capabilities, and one that hinders certain capabilities,

Apple May Leave Russia as Moscow Considers Forcing Local Apps on Smartphones

July 1, 2019 @ 12:30 PM

While China is locked in a trade war with the US over Huawei, another may be brewing between Washington and Moscow in the telecom field. Smartphones made by international manufacturers such as Apple, Samsung and Huawei may be forced to pre-install applications made by local vendors if they want to sell in Russia according to a proposal initiated by the Kremlin

Raytheon To Supply US Navy With Multi-spectral Targeting Systems For MQ-4C Drone...

June 28, 2019 @ 07:40 AM

Raytheon has won a $16 million contract to supply 7 Multi-spectral Targeting Systems “B” AN/DAS-3 to be fitted onto the MQ-4C drone. The Multi-spectral Targeting Systems (MTS) “B” AN/DAS-3 are in support of the Low Rate Initial Production (LRIP 3 and 4) efforts of the MQ-4C Triton Program, the US Department of Defense said in a statement Thursday

Russia Develops New Method To Jam Enemy Aircraft

June 11, 2019 @ 06:10 AM

Russias Central Military District developed and tested a new method of jamming enemy aircraft using three different types of ground-based electronic counter-measures systems on Monday. The new method allows electronic warfare specialists to create "vacuum" space shielded from the impacts of drones, airborne radars, radio-controlled high-explosive munitions and cruise missiles, according to a statement released by the districts press office

L-3 Communications To Upgrade Avionics Of USAF's C-130H Aircraft

June 5, 2019 @ 01:33 PM

L-3 Communications Integrated Systems has won a $499.6 million contract to upgrade 176 C-130H military transport aircraft operated by the Air National Guard and the Air Force Reserve Command