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Aerojet Rocketdyne Concludes AR1 Engine Tech Design Assessment; Eileen Drake Comments

Aerojet Rocketdyne

Aerojet Rocketdyne has finished a design review of its engine offering to power United Launch Alliance rockets such as Atlas V and Vulcan as well as other launcher platforms for national security satellites of the U.S. The company designed and proposed its AR1 technology as a potential alternative to the Russian-built RD-180 engine that ULA uses …

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Lockheed Completes Combat System Review for New Zealand’s Anzac-Class Frigates; Rosemary Chapdelaine Comments

Lockheed Martin’s Canadian arm has completed the design review phase on combat systems for Anzac-class frigates in New Zealand’s naval fleet. The design review process on Combat Management System 330 is part of a contract awarded by New Zealand’s navy to Lockheed in April 2014 to update the combat platforms onboard two Anzac-class ships, Lockheed said …

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Exelis Meteorological Imager Moves to Final Production; Eric Webster Comments

Exelis will move forward to final production of its Advanced Meteorological Imager after the system completed a design review conducted by the Korea Aerospace Research Institute. The company said Wednesday the now-finished review moves the program closer to the planned 2018 launch of AMI onboard the GEO-KOMPSAT-2A satellite. Eric Webster, environmental intelligence vice president and director at Exelis, said the imager works …

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

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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