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HawkEye 360 Cluster 2 Satellites Achieve Initial Operating Capability; Alex Fox Quoted

Alex Fox EVP HawkEye 360

HawkEye 360 announced that its Cluster 2 satellites meant to geolocate radio frequency signals and deliver RF geospatial intelligence data to customers have completed functional testing and reached initial operating capability status. Cluster 2 is composed of three satellites that launched in January aboard a SpaceX-built Falcon 9 rocket and features GNSS antenna to detect GPS interference and increased computing capabilities capabilities for onboard data processing.

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Northrop Grumman to Conduct Initial Integration Event on Ground/Air Radar in October

Northrop Grumman to Conduct Initial Integration Event on Ground/Air Radar in October - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Northrop Grumman is set to conduct an initial integration event in October to demonstrate the Ground Weapon Locating Radar mode for the AN/TPS-80 Ground/Air Task-Oriented Radar system. The company said Tuesday the IIE includes initial system tests and follows the completed preliminary and critical design reviews in February and August, respectively. The integration event seeks …

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Raytheon, Navy Complete EIRP Tests on Next Generation Jammer Prototypes

Raytheon, Navy Complete EIRP Tests on Next Generation Jammer Prototypes - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Raytheon and the U.S. Navy have completed effective isotropic radiated power tests on the Next Generation Jammer prototypes over a six-week period in efforts to determine the electronic warfare system’s targeting range and capacity. The company said Tuesday the team conducted the prototype testing at the Benefield Anechoic Facility within Edwards Air Force Base. “Raytheon …

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Mike Jarrett: Navy Deploys Raytheon’s Griffin Missile to Defend Patrol Ships

Mike Jarrett: Navy Deploys Raytheon's Griffin Missile to Defend Patrol Ships - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The U.S. Navy has started operational use of a naval weapon system that includes a Raytheon-built missile built to safeguard patrol vessels against smaller adversarial boats. The MK-60 Patrol Coastal Griffin Missile System combines Raytheon’s AGM-176A technology with the Navy’s launch and battle management platforms, Raytheon said Tuesday. Mike Jarrett, …

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