Tag Archives: Active Electronically Scanned Array

Saab Unveils AESA Radar Offering for Maritime Security Sector; Gene Bojarski Comments

Saab Unveils AESA Radar Offering for Maritime Security Sector; Gene Bojarski Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Saab has rolled out a three-dimensional naval radar technology the company designed to help maritime users perform air and surface surveillance operations. The Sea Giraffe 1X active electronically scanned array radar is built to integrate with small patrol ships and requires a small number of line-replaceable units and little power to operate, …

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Raytheon Adds Gallium Nitride-Based AESA to Patriot Radar

Raytheon Adds Gallium Nitride-Based AESA to Patriot Radar - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Raytheon continues work to upgrade the radar component of the Patriot Air and Missile Defense System with a gallium nitride-based active electronically scanned array to provide a 360-degree radar coverage. The company said Tuesday the GaN-based AESA radar works to help the Patriot system protect U.S. and allied forces against attacks that come from multiple …

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Northrop to Develop Long-Range Radar for Army Recon Plane

Northrop to Develop Long-Range Radar for Army Recon Plane - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Northrop Grumman will build a synthetic aperture radar/ground moving target indicator system for the Airborne Reconnaissance Low-Enhanced aircraft under an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with the U.S. Army. The company said Thursday the long-range radar combines Vehicle and Dismount and Exploitation Radar and Active Electronically Scanned Array technology to bolster the ARL-E DHC-8 reconnaissance plane’s capabilities. “The long-range radar is …

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DRS Teams with Israel’s Beth-El, Rada on CBRN Defense, AESA Radar Tech

DRS Teams with Israel's Beth-El, Rada on CBRN Defense, AESA Radar Tech - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Finmeccanica-owned DRS Technologies has teamed with Beth-El Industries, and Israeli supplier of environmental threat protection systems, to develop an air filtration product for U.S. military use. Under the terms of the deal, the two companies will create new offerings to utilize Arlington, Virginia-based DRS’ chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defense systems and Beth-El …

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Teri Marconi: Northrop to Add ‘1st Simultaneous Multi-Mission’ Tool for Navy Surface Ships

Teri Marconi: Northrop to Add '1st Simultaneous Multi-Mission' Tool for Navy Surface Ships - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Northrop Grumman will add early detection, threat warning, signal analysis and other functions to its AN/SLQ-32 electronic warfare system as part of a $267 million contract it received from the U.S. Navy in February. The company said Thursday the Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program Block 3 contract seeks to upgrade the electronic warfare attack system to protect Navy vessels …

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Travis Slocumb: Raytheon, Navy Test Airborne Electronic Attack System vs. Threat Radars

Travis Slocumb: Raytheon, Navy Test Airborne Electronic Attack System vs. Threat Radars - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Raytheon and the U.S. Navy have conducted flight tests on a prototype airborne electronic warfare system at the Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake in California. The Next Generation Jammer, which features an active electronically scanned array radar and digital receiver and techniques generator, was fitted onto a Gulfstream business jet, Raytheon said Wednesday. Travis Slocumb, vice …

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Northrop Completes Design Review Series on AESA F-16 Radars; Jeff Leavitt Comments

Northrop Completes Design Review Series on AESA F-16 Radars; Jeff Leavitt Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Northrop Grumman has completed a series of engineering and manufacturing development design reviews on its active electronically scanned array radar that will replace legacy radar systems on Lockheed Martin‘s F-16 aircraft. Northrop said Wednesday that Lockheed chose the AN/APG-83 Scalable Agile Beam Radar under separate F-16 upgrade programs to replace the radars used by …

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Lockheed Puts New Northrop AESA Radars In F-16V Jet

Lockheed Puts New Northrop AESA Radars In F-16V Jet - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lockheed Martin has completed the integration of Northrop Grumman‘s Scalable Agile Beam Radar into the F-16V aircraft as part of a design review stage in the U.S. Air Force‘s F-16 modernization program. Lockheed said Wednesday that the active electronically scanned array radar meets its requirements and those of the Air Force as they aim to launch the F-16V variant in …

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Northrop Schedules Media Briefings on Tech Updates

Northrop Schedules Media Briefings on Tech Updates - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Northrop Grumman will hold press briefings on aircraft and radar technologies at the Seoul International Aerospace & Defense Exhibition in South Korea, scheduled for Oct. 29 through Nov. 3. A presentation on the RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft system will be given on Oct. 30 at KINTEX, Northrop said Tuesday. …

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