Northrop to Unveil New SATCOM Terminals

northrop-Grumman_BLUENorthrop Grumman will introduce new protected terminals for satellite communications that the company built to help the U.S. military protect warfighters.

The company will unveil three variants of the terminals at the MILCOM 2014 conference between Oct. 6 and 8 at the Baltimore Convention Center, Northrop Grumman said Monday.

Northrop is scheduled to demonstrate the terminals in 2015 and the systems are intended to go into the field within the next two years.

The technology features beyond-line-of-sight nodes that protect Milstar and high frequency satellite connectivity.

Northrop, Lockheed Martin and TeleCommunication Systems jointly invested in the terminal variants.

You may also be interested in...


Nuxeo Obtains HITRUST CSF Certified Status for Content Mgmt Suite

The Health Information Trust Alliance has granted Nuxeo certified status for information security for its cloud-based content management tool offered through the Amazon Web Services platform.

Gremlins Dynetics

Dynetics Concludes Third Flight Test of Gremlins UAV for DARPA

A Dynetics-made unmanned aerial vehicle demonstrated autonomous and manual safety behaviors in a test flight series for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. The Gremlins Air Vehicle, with its corresponding recovery system, performed seven hours of flight in November, at Utah-based Dugway Proving Ground, Dynetics, a Leidos subsidiary, said Wednesday.


HHS Taps Medallia to Help Augment Customer Experience in Health Services

Medallia will deliver user experience technology to help the Department of Health and Human Services address health-related public sector issues and augment key services for HHS customers. The company said Thursday it offers a government-tailored platform that helps agencies determine how to improve citizen experience based on feedback data.