Joe Ottaviano, a director at Lockheed Martin's rotary and mission systems business, said the Block 2 update to the U.S. Navy's shipboard electronic warfare system under the Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program could help the service detect various threats such as missiles and hostile electronic signals, C4ISRNET reported Tuesday.
Lockheed Martin has started to upgrade the U.S. Air Force's legacy ground control platforms as the service prepares to launch in December the first GPS III satellite aboard SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket, National Defense reported Friday. Those updates to the existing ground system include contingency operation changes and the M-code signal, which is set for […] More
The U.S. Navy has tested an updated version of a surface-to-air missile system Raytheon developed under NATO’s Seasparrow program. Raytheon said Sunday its Block 2 Evolved Seasparrow Missile worked to neutralize an aerial target after the service branch launched the weapon from a self-defense test ship during the guided flight test that occurred off the coast of southern California. The […] More