Exelis Wins $36 Million AIDEWSontract From Turkish Air Force

March 21, 2014 @ 02:26 PM

Exelis has received an award totaling more than $36 million to provide electronic warfare (EW) equipment, spares and support services to the Turkish Air Force. When fully definitized, the contract could be valued at up to $80 million

Engility Corp Wins $39 Million EW Weapon Systems Contract

February 22, 2014 @ 07:34 AM

Engility Corp has won a $39 million modification contract for electronic warfare (EW) weapons systems for the US Navy and Australian EA-6B, EA-18G, E-2C, MH-60R, BAMS, P-8A aircrafts. This contract also includes the support for Unmanned Air Systems, flight simulators, training systems, other advanced electronic attack derivatives and initiatives...

Pakistan, Four Other Countries Get USAF Certified Advanced Integrated Defensive Electronic Warfare...

February 12, 2014 @ 08:11 AM

The US Air Force has certified and installed the latest operational software for mission data files for Exelis AIDEWS systems in Chile, Oman, Poland, Pakistan and Turkey. Advanced Integrated Defensive Electronic Warfare Suite (AIDEWS) is an electronic warfare (EW) self-protection system that shields F-16 fighter aircraft from advanced radio frequency threats...

Exelis To Highlight Upgraded Electronic Warfare Suites At Singapore Air Show

February 8, 2014 @ 09:00 AM

Exelis will showcase the Advanced Integrated Defensive Electronic Warfare Suite (AIDEWS) and other secutiry products at the 2014 Singapore Air Show at the Changi Exhibition Centre Feb. 11 - 16

Pipavav Defence, ATLAS To Build Heavyweight Torpedo

February 7, 2014 @ 08:51 AM

Indias Pipavav Defence & Offshoring Engineering Company (PDOC) and Germany-based ATLAS ELEKTRONIK are teaming up to build new Heavyweight Torpedo for the Indian Navy. ATLAS also offers the SeaHake mod4 torpedo, amongst the most advanced Heavyweight Torpedoes and has a range in excess of 140 km

BEL To Highlight Network Centric Warfare Capabilities At Defexpo 2014

February 5, 2014 @ 06:30 AM

India's domestic firm Bharat Electronic Limited ( BEL) will be showcasing indigenously-built network centric warfare (NCW) systems in addition to its R&D capabilities at DefExpo 2014, in New Delhi. NCW solutions for the Indian Navy will include combat management system, which automates tactical data from the ship's sensors to provide decision support to the ship's Command

Thales To Define Future Network-Centric Architecture

January 29, 2014 @ 04:17 PM

Thales has won a strategic study contract to define the overall system architecture for future network-centric operations by the French armed forces. The study known as ETO AGORA, will build operational scenarios using the various networks to be deployed by 2020–25 to define an interconnection model that ensures effective delivery of future operational services, taking into account the progressive migration of these networks to IP[1] technology

General Atomics, Northrop Grumman Demo Predator B/MQ-9 Reaper's Electronic Attack Capability

January 23, 2014 @ 01:46 PM

General Atomics and Northrop Grumman today announced the second successful demonstration of Predator B/MQ-9 Reaper's Electronic Attack capability featuring Northrop Grumman's new Pandora Electronic Warfare (EW) system at the U.S

BAE Systems Wins Enhanced Missile Warning System Contract

January 15, 2014 @ 02:58 PM

BAE Systems has won a $39 million contract for more than 300 third-generation (Gen3) systems from the US Army. This order coincides with the fielding of the Gen3 system that includes hostile fire indication to detect and evade small arms fire and new data recording capabilities for detailed post-mission analysis

Northrop Grumman Unveils Advanced Pulse Generation Technology

January 14, 2014 @ 07:32 AM

Northrop Grumman has finished testing on its Advanced Pulse Generator (APG), which represents the next technology evolution for its Combat Electromagnetic Environment Simulator (CEESIM) product. The APG utilizes high speed direct digital synthesizer (DDS) technology to generate radio frequency (RF) waveforms

Rockwell Collins' TacNet Tactical Radio Achieve Final NSA Certification

January 10, 2014 @ 12:09 PM

Rockwell Collins next generation TacNet Tactical Radio (TTR) has received final National Security Agency certification, clearing the way to bring essential situational awareness to all warfighters through the smallest form factor, standalone Link 16 terminal. “The TacNet Tactical Radio opens up Link 16 networked communications to a wide range of new users and gives warfighters the connectivity they need to successfully complete missions with increased survivability,” said Mike Jones, vice president and general manager of Communication and Navigation Products for Rockwell Collins

Northrop Grumman Demos Virtual Air Refueling For USAF

December 3, 2013 @ 07:24 AM

Northrop Grumman has successfully conducted a high-fidelity virtual aerial refueling demonstration, networking geographically dispersed flight simulators and providing a realistic simulation of an air-to-air refueling process. The US Air Force Air Mobility Command has pursued integrating the separate systems used today for training pilots, air crews and boom operators to simulate an actual in-flight refueling mission as a way to maintain readiness and reduce costly live flights