List/Grid Tag Archives: Air Force

Carlos Fernandes on Salient Fed’s ‘Precognitive Capabilities’ in Cyber, the IPv6 Transition, and the Paradigm Shift Necessary to Protect American Networks

Carlos Fernandes on Salient Fed’s ‘Precognitive Capabilities’ in Cyber, the IPv6 Transition, and the Paradigm Shift Necessary to Protect American Networks

Carlos Fernandes joined Salient Federal Solutions in January to serve as director of its Cyber Security Center of Excellence and develop and implement the Fairfax, Va.-based IT, training and engineering… Read more »

Cubic to Provide the Moroccan Air Force with F-16 Training System; Dave Schmitz Comments

Cubic to Provide the Moroccan Air Force with F-16 Training System; Dave Schmitz Comments

Cubic Corp.’s defense systems subsidiary has won a more than $5 million contract to provide a training system to Morocco’s air force under a foreign military sale agreement with the… Read more »

5th Boeing GPS IIF Satellite Enters Air Force Constellation; Craig Cooning Comments

5th Boeing GPS IIF Satellite Enters Air Force Constellation; Craig Cooning Comments

A fifth Boeing-developed navigation satellite for the U.S. Air Force has joined the branch’s GPS IIF constellation. The satellite took off on Feb. 20 and was validated by the company… Read more »

Sue Stretch: Lockheed Ready for Air Force Meteorological Satellite Mission

Sue Stretch: Lockheed Ready for Air Force Meteorological Satellite Mission

A team of Air Force engineers and technicians have embedded a Lockheed Martin-built satellite into a military payload fairing ahead of a scheduled space launch April 3. The Defense Meteorological Satellite… Read more »

General Atomics to Help Air Force Update UAV Control Software

General Atomics to Help Air Force Update UAV Control Software

A General Atomics business unit has been awarded a $57.5 million contract to upgrade the U.S. Air Force’s unmanned aerial vehicle ground control software for Internet networking, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported… Read more »

Robert Smith: Lockheed to Continue Reconnaissance Aircraft Sustainment Work for S. Korea

Robert Smith: Lockheed to Continue Reconnaissance Aircraft Sustainment Work for S. Korea

Lockheed Martin has been awarded a nearly $9 million foreign military sales contract with the U.S. Air Force to help maintain South Korea’s reconnaissance aircraft system. Lockheed will sustain the Peace… Read more »

Northrop Hands Air Force GPS Satellite Antennas to Lockheed Team; Dan Johansen Comments

Northrop Hands Air Force GPS Satellite Antennas to Lockheed Team; Dan Johansen Comments

Northrop Grumman has transported antennas for the U.S. Air Force’s GPS satellites to the Lockheed Martin team that is developing the spacecraft in Littleton, Colo. Northrop’s Astro Aerospace business unit delivered… Read more »

Aerojet Rocketdyne Demos Rocket Motor for Air Force; Tyler Evans Comments

Aerojet Rocketdyne Demos Rocket Motor for Air Force; Tyler Evans Comments

Aerojet Rocketdyne has demonstrated a second stage rocket motor in simulated environments for the U.S. Air Force’s Nuclear Weapons Center. The Large Class 92-inch-diameter solid rocket motor was tested at… Read more »

Lockheed Team Activates 2nd Air Force GPS Satellite Model; Mark Stewart Comments

Lockheed Team Activates 2nd Air Force GPS Satellite Model; Mark Stewart Comments

Lockheed Martin and partners have activated the bus and network communications payload of a second satellite for the U.S. Air Force’s GPS system. The team worked to turn on the power… Read more »

Booz Allen Wins 12 Military Health Contracts Worth $55M; Andrea Inserra Comments

Booz Allen Wins 12 Military Health Contracts Worth $55M; Andrea Inserra Comments

Booz Allen Hamilton has won 12 contracts with a total combined ceiling value of more than $55 million to perform health services for the U.S. military. All contracts were won… Read more »

Jeff Trauberman on his Work With Boeing’s Cyber Engagement Center & the Role of Commercial Tech in the US Space Program

Jeff Trauberman on his Work With Boeing’s Cyber Engagement Center & the Role of Commercial Tech in the US Space Program

Jeff Trauberman oversees a diverse set of programs and projects at Boeing in his role as vice president of space, intelligence and missile defense for government operations. The nearly two-decade… Read more »

Rich White, Capstone Corp. CEO, on Leading a ‘Small Large’ GovCon Firm, Tech Convergence in Training and Info Solutions & the Demand for Virtual Environments

Rich White, Capstone Corp. CEO, on Leading a ‘Small Large’ GovCon Firm, Tech Convergence in Training and Info Solutions & the Demand for Virtual Environments

Rich White joined Capstone Corporation in May 2013 and serves as chief executive at the provider of information; training; and strategy, planning and operations solutions and services to the federal… Read more »

Carestream Health Inks $70M DoD Medical Imaging Tech Extension

Carestream Health Inks $70M DoD Medical Imaging Tech Extension

Carestream Health has been awarded a one-year, $70.2 million contract extension from the Defense Department to provide medical imaging systems for federal agency customers. Carestream will engineer radiography systems for… Read more »

Ball Aerospace to Test Laser Weapons for Air Force

Ball Aerospace to Test Laser Weapons for Air Force

Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has won a $9,133,111 contract to help the U.S. Air Force evaluate damage capabilities of laser weapons and target system vulnerabilities. The company is receiving $731,000 in… Read more »

Northrop to Help Air Force Develop Airframe Fatigue Prediction Methods

Northrop to Help Air Force Develop Airframe Fatigue Prediction Methods

Northrop Grumman has won a $20 million contract to develop models and tools to help the U.S. Air Force prevent structural fatigue problems in military aircraft, Military & Aerospace Electronics… Read more »

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