Quantel Laser Pods For Dassault Rafale Likely

August 13, 2015 @ 11:02 AM

Quantel Laser has won a $7-million contract to supply lasers to be built into a wing-mounted fighter aircraft pod, such as on the French Dassault Rafale fighter. The multi-year contract was awarded by a French Tier-1 defense contractor

L-3 Wins US Contract For 9 Electro-Optical Sensor Systems

July 23, 2015 @ 03:37 PM

L-3 KEO has won a multi-million dollar contract from the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) for nine MK 20 Electro-Optical Sensor Systems (EOSSs). L-3 KEO will build and test the systems, as well as perform engineering services activities, over the course of the next two years in US

NSA To Get GD Protected Smart Phones

July 10, 2015 @ 07:34 PM

General Dynamics C4 Systems recently received the Defense Mobile Classified Capability (DMCC) contract from the US National Security Agency (NSA). As part of the contract, General Dynamics will deliver up to 1,000 Samsung KNOX™-enabled Galaxy S4 smartphones provisioned with added GD Protected® software for the U

Northrop To Upgrade F-16s With HD Video From LITENING Targeting System

June 23, 2015 @ 12:32 PM

Northrop Grumman announced Monday that it has won a $74 million production contract to bring digital and high definition video from the AN/AAQ-28(V) LITENING G4 Advanced Targeting System to F-16 fighter jet's cockpit. With the upgrade installed, pilots will be able to take full advantage of LITENING G4's high definition sensors...

Northrop Grumman Delivers Next-Gen LITENING Targeting Pod To US Military

June 18, 2015 @ 11:58 AM

Northrop Grumman announced Wednesday that it has delivered its 500th AN/AAQ-28(V) LITENING targeting pod in the G4 configuration to the United States military. The LITENING G4 features advanced 1K sensors, laser imaging and advanced image processing

Lockheed Martin To Provide Sniper Advanced Targeting Pods To Jordanian Air Force

June 18, 2015 @ 10:47 AM

Lockheed Martin announced Wednesday that it has won a contract to deliver 10 Sniper Advanced Targeting Pods (ATP) to the Royal Jordanian Air Force (RJAF) in support of urgent operational requirements. Apart from delivering 10 Sniper ATPs, Lockheed Martin will also provide integration support

Lockheed Martin Wins $72 Million Contract to Support US Coast Guard C4ISR...

May 28, 2015 @ 07:43 AM

Lockheed Martin has won a $72 million contract to support the US Coast Guard's efforts to enforce maritime sovereignty and address at-sea threats through the National Security Cutter (NSC) program. Through this contract received from Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII), Lockheed Martin will provide the Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) system for the US Coast Guard's eighth National Security Cutter, the future USCGC Midgett

Exelis, L-3 To Develop EW Solutions For USAF Special Operations Aircraft

April 29, 2015 @ 09:24 AM

Exelis announced Tuesday that it will jointly develop electronic self-protection capabilities with L-3 Platform Integration for the US Air Force Special Operations Command's (AFSOC) AC/MC-130J Commando II aircraft. The team's combined experience in electronic warfare (EW) and platform integration will allow rapid development of an advanced yet low-risk solution to protect Air Force special operations aviators from the evolving radio frequency threats they face in their global missions

BCF Wins $486 Million USAF Security Systems Contract

April 14, 2015 @ 12:20 PM

US department of Defense announced Monday that BCF Solutions has won a $486 million contract for US Air Force protection site security systems. Contractor will provide for worldwide acquisition, upgrade and sustainment of a family of integrated base defense security systems including: fixed-site intrusion detection systems, tactical automated security systems, and delay/denial systems

FLIR To Pay $9.5 Million To Settle SEC Bribery Charges

April 9, 2015 @ 10:28 AM

FLIR Systems, Oregon based Defense contractor on Wednesday has agreed to pay $9.5 million to settle bribery charges filed by the Securities and Exchange Commission

Lockheed Martin To Build Precision Weapons For USAF For $485 Million

March 30, 2015 @ 11:14 AM

Lockheed Martin has won a $485 million contract to supply precision weapons targeting pods to US Air Force, according to a statement issued by the US Department of Defense (DoD) last Friday. The Sniper is an electro-optical and infrared imaging targeting system that comes encased in a lightweight pod compatible with the latest precision-guided weapons, according to Lockheed Martin

Aeros Completes Functionality Testing Of Elevated Early Warning System

March 17, 2015 @ 08:49 AM

Aeros NADATS division announced today that integrated functionality testing has been successfully completed on Elevated Early Warning System (EEWS) integrated multi-role aerial surveillance system for situational awareness. NADATS EEWS integrates a 27 sensor package including radar with ground-moving target indication capability, electro-optic and infrared HD imaging system, and moving map software for empowerment and simplified use by operators