in ,

NOAA Wants Raytheon to Build Coyote Drones for Storm Research Project

NOAA Wants Raytheon to Build Coyote Drones for Storm Research Project - top government contractors - best government contracting event
https://executivebiz-media.s3.amazonaws.com/2022/08/19/30/9f/c3/a0/b7/6f/d4/64/Executive-Biz.png

CoyoteUASThe U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration plans to contract with Raytheon for Phase II development of Coyote unmanned aerial systems that NOAA intends to use to collect hurricane data.

NOAA said in a June 12 FedBizOpps notice that it intends to buy three Raytheon-built Coyotes fitted with communications technology and meteorologic sensors.

The company would also help test and operate the UAS for tropical storm research during this year’s hurricane season, according to NOAA.

Raytheon designed and developed an airborne meteorological data sampling technology for the agency under a previously awarded contract.

ExecutiveBiz Logo

Sign Up Now! ExecutiveBiz provides you with Daily Updates and News Briefings about Industry News

mm

Written by Mary-Louise Hoffman

is a writer of news summaries about executive-level business activity in the government contracting sector. Her reports for ExecutiveBiz are focused on trends and events that drive the GovCon industry to include commercial technologies that private companies are developing for federal government use. She contributes news content to ExecutiveBiz’s sister sites GovCon Wire and ExecutiveGov.

Robert Malone Joins Teledyne Board; Robert Mehrabian Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
Robert Malone Joins Teledyne Board; Robert Mehrabian Comments
Raytheon's Dave Wajsgras Urges Increased Cyber Investment Following OPM Breach - top government contractors - best government contracting event
Raytheon’s Dave Wajsgras Urges Increased Cyber Investment Following OPM Breach