Harris Corp Wins $217M to Monitor, Configure and Maintain Wideband SATCOM Network

November 28, 2018 @ 01:09 AM

Harris Corp was awarded a $217.6 million hybrid contract for monitoring, configuring, and maintaining of the wideband satellite communications operational management (SATCOM) system network

Rheinmetall, Rohde & Schwarz JV launched, will bid German Army Digitization Program

October 30, 2018 @ 06:16 PM

A new joint venture, Rheinmetall - Rohde & Schwarz - Military IT and Communications Solutions GmbH (RRS-MITCOS) has set up to meet the German militarys requirement for integrated operational and communications systems. The new company will bid for the Germanys ground forces digitization programme worth several billion euros

Honeywell Wins $80M to Supply Embedded GPS and Inertial Navigation System

September 27, 2018 @ 01:11 AM

Honeywell has been awarded $80 million modification contract for Embedded Global Positioning System and Inertial Navigation System (EGI). The contract modification is to extend the current indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, consisting of platform integration, modernization, diminishing manufacturing sources, flight test support, technical support following integration efforts, training, engineering support/studies, contractor depot repair, spares,...

US Army Awards $498M Contract For CROWS Remote Weapon Stations

September 17, 2018 @ 03:36 PM

KONGSBERG has been awarded a contract with the United States Army for production, system support and technical engineering support for the family of CROWS Remote Weapon Stations (RWS). An IDIQ (Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity) frame contract has a value of up to US$ 498 million and extends over a five-year period

BAE Systems Wins $70M US Navy Contract For ALE-70 Radio Frequency Countermeasures

August 17, 2018 @ 03:36 AM

The US Navy has awarded a $70 million worth contract to BAE Systems to provide ALE-70 radio frequency countermeasures (RFCM) in support of PMA272 Air Expendable Countermeasures Program, the Department of defense announced Thursday. “BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration Inc

DARPA, Lockheed Martin Demo Connected Warfighter Network Approach

July 13, 2018 @ 02:16 PM

Lockheed Martin and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) recently performed a series of flight tests demonstrating how a system of systems (SoS) approach enables seamless – and rapid – integration across air, space, land, sea and cyber in contested environments. The demonstrations held at the Naval Air Warfare Center in China Lake, California, were part of a five year DARPA program called System of Systems Integration Technology and Experimentation (SoSITE)

Thales Launches First Defence Cloud Solution For Armed Forces

June 8, 2018 @ 10:14 AM

Thales has launched the first comprehensive private cloud infrastructure solution called Nexium Defence Cloud to improve the operational efficiency of the armed forces. The Thales Defence Cloud is a sovereign solution designed for constrained environments, enabling deployed forces to conduct their missions in total autonomy in the theatre of operations

Saab offers Satellite-based Big Data Solutions for Defence Applications

May 24, 2018 @ 10:18 AM

Saab is offering a big data solution based on merging information from satellites, airborne surveillance platforms, ground based radar and battle-management system to generate simultaneous reports for various users. The new solution will allow fusion of satellite data with other products, including Saabs airborne surveillance solution GlobalEye, the Giraffe family of surface radar and the 9LV combat management system

Lockheed Martin Submits Proposal for USAF GPS III Follow on Program

April 18, 2018 @ 04:43 AM

Lockheed Martin has submitted a proposal for the U.S

Saab’s New Air Traffic Surveillance Capability Goes Operational In Norway

March 6, 2018 @ 10:51 AM

Saab and Avinor announced that the northern Automatic Dependent Surveillance (ADS-B) region of the Norway National Wide Area Multilateration (WAM) system is now operational. The system will enable Avinor to implement a new reduced separation procedure, thereby increasing traffic capacity between the Svalbard archipelago and the mainland

Swedish Navy Orders Tactical Data Links From Saab

February 14, 2018 @ 02:12 PM

Saab has received an order valued at SEK 148 million from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration, FMV, to provide Multi Tactical Data Links to the Swedish Navy. The Navy platforms will be upgraded with data links such as L16 and L22

Lockheed Martin Wins $154M to Modernize US, UK Trident II (D5) Shipboard...

December 20, 2017 @ 11:40 PM

Lockheed Martin is being awarded a $154 million contract to provide US and United Kingdom (UK) Trident II (D5) Strategic Weapon System Shipboard Integration Increment 8, Columbia and Dreadnought efforts for the navigation subsystem. This contract will provide the required navigation hardware and software design, testing, installation, and deliverables for the shipboard integration increment, along with the correlating fleet support services for the current fleet ballistic missile navigation subsystem, US Department of Defense said in a statement Wednesday