List/Grid Tag Archives: U.S. Army

BAE Gets DoD Approval to Export IR Countermeasures System; Bill Staib Comments

BAE Gets DoD Approval to Export IR Countermeasures System; Bill Staib Comments

BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary has received the Defense Department‘s approval to export its Advanced Threat Infrared Countermeasures system to U.S. allies. The company said Monday the system, which was jointly developed by U.S.-based BAE Systems Inc. and the U.S…. Read more »

Julie Van Kleeck: Aerojet Rocketdyne to Help Army, AF Develop Green Propellants

Julie Van Kleeck: Aerojet Rocketdyne to Help Army, AF Develop Green Propellants

Aerojet Rocketdyne has secured a three-year contract to help the U.S. Army and U.S. Air Force conduct research and development work on sustainable propulsion technology for rockets, missiles, and divert and attitude control systems…. 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 »

ADS Taps Exelis to Build US Army Connectivity Systems; Nick Bobay Comments

ADS Taps Exelis to Build US Army Connectivity Systems; Nick Bobay Comments

Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has received a $7.6 million contract from ADS to build mission command on-the-move systems for the U.S. Army. The company will complete delivery of its global network on-the-move-active distribution… Read more »

Battelle to Maintain US Army Chemical, Biological Detection Equipment Anew; Matt Shaw Comments

Battelle to Maintain US Army Chemical, Biological Detection Equipment Anew; Matt Shaw Comments

Battelle has received a six-month, $13 million contract to continue its maintenance and operation works for the U.S. Army’s chemical and biological detection equipment. The company’s team of employees and… Read more »

BANC3 to Support Army’s Tech R&D, Engineering Programs

BANC3 to Support Army’s Tech R&D, Engineering Programs

BANC3 has secured $35 million in contract funds to help the U.S. Army research, develop and engineer mission-based systems for military personnel. The technology firm said Monday it will work with… Read more »

BAE to Help Army Manage Battlespace Data Systems; Mark Keeler Comments

BAE to Help Army Manage Battlespace Data Systems; Mark Keeler Comments

BAE Systems has been awarded a potential two-year, $23 million contract from the U.S. Army to provide infrastructure support at a battlespace command and control facility. The company will also… Read more »

Air Force’s 5-Year Spending Plan Outlines Tanker, UAV, Carrier, JLTV Funds

Air Force’s 5-Year Spending Plan Outlines Tanker, UAV, Carrier, JLTV Funds

Boeing could receive $15.6 billion over the next five years to fund the production of modified 767 jets for the U.S. Air Force‘s aerial refueling operations, Bloomberg reported Thursday. Tony Capaccio writes… Read more »

Alan Pellegrini: Thales Eyes US Military Helicopter Market With Northrop Subcontract

Alan Pellegrini: Thales Eyes US Military Helicopter Market With Northrop Subcontract

Thales will provide its i-FMS200 flight management system software to Northrop Grumman as part of the latter’s contract with the U.S. Army to upgrade its UH-60L Black Hawk helicopter fleet. Thales said Wednesday Northrop will… Read more »

Army Seeks Partners for Airborne Reconnaissance System IDIQ Contract

Army Seeks Partners for Airborne Reconnaissance System IDIQ Contract

The U.S. Army is looking for partners to provide mission equipment payload design, systems and aircraft integration, configuration management, logistics support and sensor procurement services for the Airborne Reconnaissance Low-Enhanced system. The… Read more »

Eaton to Upgrade Electrical System of US Army’s White Sands Test Site; John Stampfel Comments

Eaton to Upgrade Electrical System of US Army’s White Sands Test Site; John Stampfel Comments

Eaton has been selected to upgrade the electrical infrastructure of the U.S. Army’s temperature test facility at the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico. The company is tasked to… Read more »

General Dynamics, Rockwell Collins Ship 1,200 Radios to US Army

General Dynamics, Rockwell Collins Ship 1,200 Radios to US Army

General Dynamics and Rockwell Collins have delivered more than 1,200 radios to the U.S. Army for soldiers to share information with their commanders. The AN/PRC-155 radio system is designed to… Read more »

Mark Signorelli: BAE to Produce Armored Vehicles to Upgrade Army’s Personnel Carriers

Mark Signorelli: BAE to Produce Armored Vehicles to Upgrade Army’s Personnel Carriers

BAE Systems will provide the U.S. Army with engineering, manufacturing and development and low-rate initial production support for the Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicle under a potential $1.2 billion contract. The company said Tuesday that… Read more »

Raytheon, US Army Test Radar-Equipped Aerostat above Maryland; Dave Gulla Comments

Raytheon, US Army Test Radar-Equipped Aerostat above Maryland; Dave Gulla Comments

The U.S. Army has deployed a Raytheon-built blimp system over Maryland’s airspace as part of operational tests for the aerostat. The JLENS balloon carried thousands of feet above rural Maryland… Read more »

Army Prepares JLENS Airship for NORAD Compatibility Tests; Maj. Gen. Glenn Bramhall Comments

Army Prepares JLENS Airship for NORAD Compatibility Tests; Maj. Gen. Glenn Bramhall Comments

The U.S. Army plans to launch a Raytheon-built cruise missile detector at the Aberdeen Proving Ground next week to test the system’s integration capabilities with NORAD command and control nodes. The… Read more »

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