FLYHT Aerospace Wins Middle East Country's C-130 Flight Information Reporting Contract

July 16, 2015 @ 12:06 PM

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions has won an extension contract from a Middle Eastern Military Organization for the Automated Flight Information Reporting System (AFIRS). The contract extension is for voice and data services on 23 C-130 Hercules Aircraft with the AFIRS 228 installed, the company announced Wednesday

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

Applied Nanotech Tests Armor Panels with Printed Electronic Antennas

July 8, 2015 @ 03:36 PM

Applied Nanotech, Inc. (ANI) has successfully tested fiberglass ballistic and blast-resistant armor panels that incorporate printed electronic antennas

Mahindra, Ultra Electronics in Underwater Warfare Equipment Partnership

July 6, 2015 @ 01:39 PM

Mahindra Defence Naval Systems has teamed up with Ultra Electronics UK to provide Underwater Warfare equipment for the Indian Navy and radios for the Indian Army. With the renewed thrust from the government in clearing various naval programs and the emphasis on ‘Make In India, the two companies have come together...

Data Link Solutions Wins $478.6 Million JTRS Terminals Contract For US Navy,...

June 19, 2015 @ 10:21 AM

Data Link Solutions (DLS) has won a $478.6 million contract from the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) for the production, development and sustainment of Multifunctional Information Distribution System Joint Tactical Radio Systems (MIDS JTRS) terminals, Rockwell Collins announced Thursday

Lockheed Martin To Produce Enhanced Laser Guided Training Rounds For US

June 9, 2015 @ 08:33 AM

Lockheed Martin has won a $24.2 million in contracts from the US Navy to produce Enhanced Laser Guided Training Rounds (ELGTR), a cost-effective alternative to using operational laser-guided bombs (LGB) during training

Moog Introduces Ultra Compact MEMS Based IMU and AHRS For Navigation

May 5, 2015 @ 02:53 PM

Moog Crossbow announced last week that it has introduced the ANAV300, an Ultra-Compact MEMS Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) and AHRS (Attitude Heading Reference System) for navigation and guidance in civil or military platforms. The ANAV300 includes Moogs proprietary MEMS sensor subsystem and advanced algorithms that deliver an 8-fold improvement in gyro bias and accelerometer performance over its predecessor

Thales, Harris Win $3.8 Billion US Army Rifleman Radio Contract

April 30, 2015 @ 03:51 PM

Thales and Harris Corp were selected by the US Army for its $3.8 billion Rifleman Radio contract for the next ten years

BEL Exports Hull Mounted SONARs To Myanmar

April 28, 2015 @ 11:06 AM

Indias Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has exported three hull-mounted SONARs to Myanmar based on the technology developed by DRDO, Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar said in a written reply at the parliament today. Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) has developed SONARs for Indian Navy and has transferred technology to Indian Industries for manufacture and supply to Indian Navy

Rockwell Collins’ Talon Radio Selected For Brazilian Air Force I-X Project

April 17, 2015 @ 08:20 AM

Embraer has selected Rockwell Collins Talon radio to provide Talon radios for its six Legacy 500 aircraft. Under the Brazilian Air Force I-X Project, the Legacy 500 aircraft will be used for flight inspection and airport calibration missions, the company announced on Wednesday

US Army Plans To Shop For New Manpack Radios.

April 8, 2015 @ 03:24 PM

The US Army announced on Monday that it has issued a request for proposals (RFP) for the acquisition of additional Manpack Radios under a full and open competition approach. The draft RFP, posted April 3 to the Federal Business Opportunities website, moves the Army toward Full Rate Production (FRP) for the Manpack Radio, part of the Handheld, Manpack and Small Form Fit (HMS) program

Astronics Wins $36 Million US Navy’s Radio Frequency And Control System Contract

April 7, 2015 @ 12:53 PM

Astronics Corp announced today that Astronics Test Systems (ATS) has won a $36.4 million production contract to manufacture, test and deliver the Radio Frequency Distribution and Control System (RFDACS) and associated spare parts for US Navys fleet of submarines