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DARPA Starts Air Warfare Systems Integration Project; John Shaw Comments

DARPA Starts Air Warfare Systems Integration Project; John Shaw Comments

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has partnered with seven companies to build tools for distributing air warfare functions across multiple unmanned and manned platforms. DARPA said Monday it aims to… Read more »

Boeing Receives First Signals from Ninth GPS IIF Satellite; Dan Hart Comments

Boeing Receives First Signals from Ninth GPS IIF Satellite; Dan Hart Comments

Boeing Co. has received the first signals of its ninth global positioning system IIF satellite from space. Boeing said the GPS IIF took off Wednesday aboard a United Launch Alliance Delta… Read more »

BAE, Boeing, Raytheon Join MIT Cyber R&D Alliance

BAE, Boeing, Raytheon Join MIT Cyber R&D Alliance

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has partnered with BAE Systems, Boeing, Raytheon, BP and BBVA to establish a collaborative research program to tackle cybersecurity issues on a larger scale, the… Read more »

Lockheed Unveils Jupiter-Exoliner System for Low-Earth Orbit, Deep-Space Missions

Lockheed Unveils Jupiter-Exoliner System for Low-Earth Orbit, Deep-Space Missions

Lockheed Martin is developing a new spaceflight system consisting of the Jupiter space tug and Exoliner disposable supply module that the company hopes will support future cargo missions beyond low Earth orbit,… Read more »

Boeing-Built Unmanned Aircraft Set for Flight in 2017; John Launchbury, Lee Pike Comment

Boeing-Built Unmanned Aircraft Set for Flight in 2017; John Launchbury, Lee Pike Comment

Defense industry programmers are working to rewrite software on a Boeing-built unmanned aircraft prior to the drone’s flight in 2017 in order to protect the system from hacking, Nextgov reported… Read more »

USAF Eyes June Decision on SpaceX Launch Service, Plans Next GPS Satellite Acquisition

USAF Eyes June Decision on SpaceX Launch Service, Plans Next GPS Satellite Acquisition

Lt. Gen. Ellen Pawlikowski, the U.S. Air Force deputy for acquisition, said the military branch expects to complete the process of certifying SpaceX‘s Falcon 9 rocket in June, Reuters reported… Read more »

Boeing Buys Stake in SoftBank’s SATCOM JV; Craig Cooning, Mark Spiwak Comment

Boeing Buys Stake in SoftBank’s SATCOM JV; Craig Cooning, Mark Spiwak Comment

Boeing has purchased an equity stake in a SoftBank-backed joint venture that develops satellite-based disaster response communications concepts for Japan. SoftBank Satellite Planning Corp. will work to develop, assess and forward satellite concepts… Read more »

Analysts: Aerospace Firms Grow Interest in NASA’s Cargo Resupply Services Program

Analysts: Aerospace Firms Grow Interest in NASA’s Cargo Resupply Services Program

At least five companies have submitted bids to NASA to deliver supplies to the International Space Station through a second round of commercial resupply services competition, the Washington Post reported… Read more »

Research and Markets: Cloud-Based Services to Propel Global Aviation Cybersecurity Market through 2019

Research and Markets: Cloud-Based Services to Propel Global Aviation Cybersecurity Market through 2019

A fresh Research and Markets report forecasts that demand for cloud-based security services will propel the global aviation cybersecurity market to a compound annual growth rate of 5.94 percent from… Read more »

IHS Reports Top Importers, Exporters in $64B Global Defense Market

IHS Reports Top Importers, Exporters in $64B Global Defense Market

A new report by IHS indicates that the global defense market saw increased trading activity for the sixth consecutive year, a 13.4 percent growth rate from $56.8 billion in 2013 to… Read more »

Govini 2015 GovCon Scorecard: Commerce Dept is Top Agency, Lockheed is Top Vendor

Govini 2015 GovCon Scorecard: Commerce Dept is Top Agency, Lockheed is Top Vendor

Govini‘s latest Federal Scorecard report points to a “highly competitive” government contracting space in 2014 with the Commerce Department leading in agency spending percentage increase and Lockheed Martin ahead in captured contract… Read more »

Boeing Receives First Signals of All-Electric Propulsion Satellites from Space; Mark Spiwak Comments

Boeing Receives First Signals of All-Electric Propulsion Satellites from Space; Mark Spiwak Comments

Boeing has received initial signals from its first all-electric propulsion satellites that were launched into space over the weekend. The two 702SP satellites took off as a conjoined stack onboard a… Read more »

Research and Markets: Weapons Modernization Efforts to Drive US Military Expenditure

Research and Markets: Weapons Modernization Efforts to Drive US Military Expenditure

A new Research and Markets report forecasts the U.S. military expenditure to reach $597 billion by 2020 from $560 billion in 2015, driven by the government’s efforts to retain military dominance through… Read more »

Strategic Defense Intelligence Report Forecasts Global UAV Market 6% CAGR Through 2025

Strategic Defense Intelligence Report Forecasts Global UAV Market 6% CAGR Through 2025

A new Strategic Defense Intelligence report projects the global unmanned aerial vehicle market’s compound annual growth rate at 5.66 percent from 2015 through 2025, with autonomous combat vehicles to dominate the… Read more »

Boeing, Raytheon Team to Build Command and Control System for Saudi Air Force; Paul Geery Comments

Boeing, Raytheon Team to Build Command and Control System for Saudi Air Force; Paul Geery Comments

Raytheon and Boeing have teamed up to develop a C5I (command, control, communications, computers, cyber and intelligence) system for the Royal Saudi Air Force in a move to help the… Read more »

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