Jordan to Procure $300M Artillery Support Software, Equipment from US

February 27, 2020 @ 07:34 AM

The US State Department has approved Foreign Military Sale of 700 Advanced Field Artillery Tactical Data System (AFATDS) software license copies and related equipment to Jordan for an estimated $300 million. “The Government of Jordan had requested to buy up to seven hundred (700) Advanced Field Artillery Tactical Data System (AFATDS)...

Raytheon Wins $80M to Provide Systems Engineering Services in Support of Super...

June 29, 2018 @ 10:26 AM

Raytheon has won $80 million contract for systems engineering services for software development and system integrity services in support of F/A-18A-D and E/F aircraft for the Navy and the governments of Australia, Canada, Kuwait, and Switzerland. Services to be provided include enhancing the Operational Flight program, the User Data...

Schiebel Integrates Oceanwatch Target Detection Payload on Camcopter UAS

May 2, 2018 @ 01:02 PM

Schiebel and Overwatch Imaging successfully integrated PT8 Oceanwatch, a small target detection payload, on the CAMCOPTER S-100 Unmanned Air System (UAS). The PT-8 Oceanwatch delivers an image-based wide area maritime search capability that extends the coverage area and makes the CAMCOPTER S-100 a naval patrol solution, the company said in a...

BAE Systems Teams Up With Dell EMC To Offer Cloud Solutions For...

April 23, 2018 @ 04:54 PM

BAE Systems and Dell EMC have collaborated to offer the first scalable, hybrid cloud solution for the U.S

Boeing Subsidiary Sets up Enterprise Sensor Integration for BAE Systems

April 9, 2018 @ 08:10 PM

Boeing subsidiary Tapestry Solutions, today announced that its Enterprise Sensor Integration (ESI) software platform has gone live at BAE Systems' New Hampshire, US facility. ESI integrates myriad sensor technologies that track, monitor and control assets and workflow processes

Bell-Boeing wins $20.6 Million to Support US Navy’s V-22 Osprey Flight Control...

December 28, 2017 @ 12:05 AM

Bell-Boeing has won $20.6 million to provide fleet software support for the US Navys V-22 Osprey aircraft flight control system

DARPA Plans Distributed Sensor Network Over Oceans

December 7, 2017 @ 11:56 AM

The US Defence Advnced Reasearch Projects Agency (DARPA) Wednesday announced its Ocean of Things program, to enable situational awareness over oceans by deploying thousands of small floats that could form a distributed sensor network. Each smart float would contain a suite of commercially available sensors to collect environmental data—such as ocean temperature, sea state, and location—as well as activity data about commercial vessels, aircraft, and even maritime mammals moving through the area

US DoD Awards $17.5 Billion IT Services Contracts to 20 Companies

November 3, 2017 @ 09:11 AM

A suite of multiple contracts to provide information technology services to US Department of Defence (DoD) facilities all over the world cumulatively worth US$17,500,000,000 were awarded on Thursday. The contracts are for providing a full range of information technology services and solutions required by the Defense Information Systems Agency, the Department of Defense, and other agencies of the federal government

China’s Military Body CMC Signs Defense Equipment Procurement Contracts With 13 Agencies

September 20, 2017 @ 10:15 AM

China's most powerful military body Central Military Commission (CMC) signed military equipment procurement agreements with 13 agencies on Tuesday, Xinhua reports. The CMC published bidding information on its weapon procurement website this April in a bid to open the country's defense sector to enterprises and boost competition

China Plans Civilian-Military Technology Integration In Sci-Tech Sector By 2020

August 24, 2017 @ 09:38 AM

Chinas top science authorities published a five-year term plan to integrate innovative military and civilian technologies to explore cost-effective solutions in the science and technology sector. Jointly issued by Chinas Ministry of Science and Technology and the Science and Technology Commission of the Central Military Commission, the plan is to build new research units and think tanks on cutting-edge science projects, ranging from manned-space missions to navigation satellite systems to supercomputers, local media reports

Chinese MoD Launches App For Defence Procurement

August 19, 2017 @ 12:36 PM

Chinas defense ministry has launched a military procurement app which provides relevant information about defense equipment procurement in an efficient, fast and direct manner. Operational since early August, the People's Liberation Army's (PLA) flagship newspaper, the PLA Daily, reported on Friday that the app can broaden the channels for the release of military procurement information, as well as enhance the quality and efficiency of military procurement

Bittium, Finland sign Agreement For Tactical Wireless IP Network Products

August 9, 2017 @ 02:25 PM

Finlands Bittium Wireless and the Finnish Defence Forces have signed a EUR 30 million (US$35.1 million) Framework Agreement for the purchase of Bittium Tactical Wireless IP Network (TAC WIN) system products