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Russell Katz: Lockheed’s Lightning Mapper Sensor to Support NOAA Weather Services

Russell Katz: Lockheed’s Lightning Mapper Sensor to Support NOAA Weather Services

Lockheed Martin has completed the Geostationary Lightning Mapper for the first Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite that will support the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration‘s weather services and meteorological research work. The company said Wednesday the GLM… Read more »

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Mike Mackey: Navy’s 2nd Northrop Triton Drone Undergoes Flight Testing

Mike Mackey: Navy’s 2nd Northrop Triton Drone Undergoes Flight Testing

The U.S. Navy and Northrop Grumman flew a second unmanned Triton aircraft for 6.7 hours on Wednesday from the company’s manufacturing center in Palmdale, California. Northrop said Thursday the MQ-4C… Read more »

Anne Ostroff: Northrop Lands Subcontract for SBIRS Satellite 5, 6 Payloads

Anne Ostroff: Northrop Lands Subcontract for SBIRS Satellite 5, 6 Payloads

Lockheed Martin has tasked Northrop Grumman to provide sensor payloads for the fifth and sixth geosynchronous Earth orbit satellites in the U.S. Air Force‘s Space Based Infrared System under a $422 million subcontract. “Northrop Grumman… Read more »

MacDonald, Dettwiler & Assoc. to Supply Mitsubishi Electric With Ku-/Ka-Band Antennas

MacDonald, Dettwiler & Assoc. to Supply Mitsubishi Electric With Ku-/Ka-Band Antennas

Japan-based Mitsubishi Electric has chosen MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates to provide Ku-band and Ka-band antenna subsystems as part of a new contract worth $10 million. MDA said Thursday that the antennas will equip… Read more »

Raytheon Delivers 10th MDA AN/TPY-2 Radar; Dave Gulla Comments

Raytheon Delivers 10th MDA AN/TPY-2 Radar; Dave Gulla Comments

Raytheon has delivered the tenth installment of its AN/TPY-2 radar for the Missile Defense Agency’s Ballistic Missile Defense System program. The company said Tuesday the current project was completed half… Read more »

Lockheed’s MAVEN Spacecraft Captures Martian Atmospheric Activity for NASA

Lockheed’s MAVEN Spacecraft Captures Martian Atmospheric Activity for NASA

Lockheed Martin‘s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution spacecraft has captured the first ultraviolet images of solar energetic particle activity and a layer of ozone in Mars’ atmosphere as part of a mission for NASA…. Read more »

Rob Smith: Lockheed to Help Army Update Common Intell Network

Rob Smith: Lockheed to Help Army Update Common Intell Network

The U.S. Army has partnered with Lockheed Martin to modernize an information technology system that works to help military personnel access and exchange multisource intelligence data. Lockheed developed new software… Read more »

Lockheed Rolls Out Modular Sensor for Midrange Turrets; Dana Rocca Comments

Lockheed Rolls Out Modular Sensor for Midrange Turrets; Dana Rocca Comments

Lockheed Martin has rolled out a new turret-mounted modular sensor for long-range identification and monitoring of targets. The components of the 15-inch Infirno sensor system can be assembled to suit… Read more »

Todd Probert: Raytheon Builds Wearable Tech to Help Military Users Access Tactical Data

Todd Probert: Raytheon Builds Wearable Tech to Help Military Users Access Tactical Data

Raytheon has developed a wearable computing product for military commanders and deployed soldiers to view both intelligence and operational data in real-time. The Intel-Ops device is built to combine the… Read more »

Exelis Unveils CorvusEye Sensor for Nighttime Video Surveillance; Mike Hayes Comments

Exelis Unveils CorvusEye Sensor for Nighttime Video Surveillance; Mike Hayes Comments

Exelis has launched a new visible color and infrared sensor for its CorvusEye 1500 imagery system for airborne surveillance functions during daytime and nighttime conditions. The company said Monday this new sensor works to complement another… Read more »

BAE Picks GE Computing Tech for ‘Bradley’ Armored Vehicle Simulators

BAE Picks GE Computing Tech for ‘Bradley’ Armored Vehicle Simulators

General Electric has won a $2.6 million contract to supply rugged computers for integration into the simulation equipment of infantry combat vehicles that BAE Systems is building for the U.S…. Read more »

Dave Gulla: Raytheon Tests Potential Integration of Army Surveillance Blimp, NORAD Warning Tech

Dave Gulla: Raytheon Tests Potential Integration of Army Surveillance Blimp, NORAD Warning Tech

Raytheon has finished testing an aerostat radar platform the company designed to help the U.S. Army track missile and aircraft threats as far as 340 miles away. The Joint Land… Read more »

Saab Tapped for Hardware Support Under Raytheon USAF Radar Program; Erik Smith Comments

Saab Tapped for Hardware Support Under Raytheon USAF Radar Program; Erik Smith Comments

Saab‘s defense and security business will provide Raytheon with hardware and software development support for the latter firm’s Three Dimensional Expeditionary Long Range Radar contract with the U.S. Air Force. Erik Smith,… Read more »

MarketsandMarkets: North America Holds 69% Share of Global UAV Business

MarketsandMarkets: North America Holds 69% Share of Global UAV Business

A MarketsandMarkets report predicts the unmanned aerial vehicles industry to experience a compound annual growth rate of 7.73 percent over the next six years. The research firm said Thursday the worldwide… Read more »

Chris Marzilli: General Dynamics Demos MUOS-Based Manpack Radio

Chris Marzilli: General Dynamics Demos MUOS-Based Manpack Radio

General Dynamics demonstrated the capabilities of its Mobile User Objective System-enabled AN/PRC-155 radio to military observers at a four-day exhibition held at Scott Air Force Base in Illinois. “The Air… Read more »

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