List/Grid Tag Archives: South Korea

Wes Bush: R&D to Take Sequestration Hit

Wes Bush: R&D to Take Sequestration Hit

Representatives from government contracting companies and the academic sector have urged lawmakers to act on automatic U.S. budget cuts to head off potential effects on the workforce and the economy,… Read more »

Deloitte Launches Programs to Help EU Companies Enter Asian Healthcare Market; Ioana Vadan Comments

Deloitte Launches Programs to Help EU Companies Enter Asian Healthcare Market; Ioana Vadan Comments

Deloitte has created new programs for the European Union’s Gateway initiative, which is meant to help companies in the EU enter high-technology and design sectors, according to The Diplomat. Programs that are now… Read more »

Raytheon Hands First Batch of Chopper Transponders to Korea; Glen Bassett Comments

Raytheon Hands First Batch of Chopper Transponders to Korea; Glen Bassett Comments

Raytheon has delivered the first set of transponders to South Korea for that country’s Korea Aerospace Industries-built army utility helicopter. The APX-119 Identification Friend or Foe transponders are designed to help… Read more »

Ball Aerospace to Help SKorea Develop, Test Air Quality Sensor; Cary Ludtke Comments

Ball Aerospace to Help SKorea Develop, Test Air Quality Sensor; Cary Ludtke Comments

Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has won a contract to help South Korea’s aeronautics and space agency design, manufacture and test an instrument to measure transboundary pollutants over the Korean… Read more »

Exelis Wins South Korea Weather Imager Contract; Rob Mitrevski Comments

Exelis Wins South Korea Weather Imager Contract; Rob Mitrevski Comments

ITT Exelis has won a multimillion dollar contract to supply South Korea with a new meteorological imager the country will use to forecast, detect and track typhoons. The company will… Read more »

Report: South Korean TV Networks, Banks Targeted by North Korean Hackers

Report: South Korean TV Networks, Banks Targeted by North Korean Hackers

Three South Korean television networks and two major banks were recently hacked prompting the country’s Army to raise its alert level, according to a Reuters article. An investigation into the… Read more »

Dave Herr: BAE Looks to Increase Share of $3B F-16 Upgrade Market

Dave Herr: BAE Looks to Increase Share of $3B F-16 Upgrade Market

BAE Systems said it is making moves to increase its share of the $3 billion global market for F-16 fighter jet upgrades. The contractor generated optimism from its 2012 contract win to refurbish 130… Read more »

BAE Aiming for F-16 Support Growth Through New Equipment Sales; Carl Huncharek Comments

BAE Aiming for F-16 Support Growth Through New Equipment Sales; Carl Huncharek Comments

BAE Systems has won two contracts worth $63 million combined to provide support equipment, test systems and spares for Lockheed Martin-made F-16 fighter jets. BAE said it is aiming for… Read more »

Boeing Puts Little Bird ISR Drone to 25 Min Test; Joseph Song Comments

Boeing Puts Little Bird ISR Drone to 25 Min Test; Joseph Song Comments

Boeing is developing an unmanned helicopter to support missions in resupply and ISR (intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance). The company said it worked with Korean Air’s aerospace division to demonstrate the… Read more »

Lockheed to Provide South Korea Aircraft Supply Chain Services

Lockheed to Provide South Korea Aircraft Supply Chain Services

Lockheed Martin has won three new contracts to provide supply chain support services to South Korea’s air force and navy, the company announced Thursday. The company will provide the country… Read more »

Report: North Korea Jamming South Korean GPS Signals

Report: North Korea Jamming South Korean GPS Signals

North Korea has reportedly been jamming GPS systems over the Korean Peninsula since last Saturday, Nextgov reports. Signal disruptions had affected over 252 flights to and from South Korean airports… Read more »

Millions Hit in South Korea Cyber Attack

Millions Hit in South Korea Cyber Attack

South Korea’s communications regulator announced yesterday authorities and online security analysts are assessing the damage caused by what is being described as the largest data breach in the country’s history. … Read more »

Defector Claims North Korea Grooms Cyber Terrorists

Defector Claims North Korea Grooms Cyber Terrorists

North Korea is expanding its force of future cyber warriors, and is even sending young hacker prodigies abroad to enhance their skills, according to a representative from a group of… Read more »

South Korea Beefs up Cybersecurity to Stave off Attacks from North

South Korea Beefs up Cybersecurity to Stave off Attacks from North

South Korea plans to ramp up cybersecurity within the government to counter cyber attacks from its northern neighbor, AFP reports. Forty-five officials at 23 government agencies will be tapped to… Read more »

N. Korean Hackers Accused of Breaching S. Korean Bank

N. Korean Hackers Accused of Breaching S. Korean Bank

North Korean hackers were behind last month’s cyber attack that brought down the network of a South Korean bank, according to prosecutors in Seoul. Reuters reported the April 12 take… Read more »

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