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  • BAE to Continue Providing Marines Laser-Guided Rockets; Joseph Tiano Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    BAE to Continue Providing Marines Laser-Guided Rockets; Joseph Tiano Comments

    BAE Systems has won a $28 million full-rate production contract from the U.S. Navy to continue building laser-guided rockets for the Marine Corps, BAE said Tuesday. The company said the contract extends production work to 2014 and increases the Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System program’s total value to $69 million. BAE builds a mid-body guidance […] More

  • CACI Partnership Aims to Get Laser Distracting Tech to Military, Public Safety Agencies; Dan Allen Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    CACI Partnership Aims to Get Laser Distracting Tech to Military, Public Safety Agencies; Dan Allen Comments

    CACI International Inc. is partnering with Laser Energetics Inc. to provide the Defense Department and other federal agencies technology for distracting adversaries, CACI announced Monday. The companies also intend to provide the laser optical distracters to homeland security and law enforcement agencies. “In the C4ISR arena, there is a growing demand from combatant commanders, law […] More

  • CPI To Continue Helping Northrop Build Anti-Mine System - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    CPI To Continue Helping Northrop Build Anti-Mine System

    Northrop Grumman has awarded a new subcontract to CPI Aerostructures Inc. for pod structural housings on Northrop“™s airborne laser mine detection system, Northrop announced Wednesday. Under a previous contract, CPI Aero has delivered Northrop 10 pod structural housings for lots one through three of low rate initial production. CPI Aero will make pressurized and thermally-conditioned structures […] More

  • Raytheon to Provide R&D for Navy Electromagnetic Weapons System - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon to Provide R&D for Navy Electromagnetic Weapons System

    The Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded Raytheon a $10 million contract to provide research and development for a pulse powered system using electromagnetic energy, Raytheon announced Monday. According to the Defense Technical Information Center, pulse forming networks provide energy pulses to accommodate gun and armor loads and are envisioned for hybrid-electric combat vehicles. Raytheon said […] More

  • In-Q-Tel to Promote Fiber-Laser-Based Systems for DHS - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    In-Q-Tel to Promote Fiber-Laser-Based Systems for DHS

    In-Q-Tel is forming a strategic partnership with Genia Photonics Inc., which specializing in fiber-laser-based systems, to promote Genia’s technology development and provide new opportunities for Genia’s product applications. The technology is being developed for the Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology Directorate. “Our partnership with Genia Photonics will build on the company’s success in the […] More

  • Laser Looks to Keep Hackers at Bay - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Laser Looks to Keep Hackers at Bay

    A new invention by a professor at Tel Aviv University’s School of Electrical Engineering claims to help to stop hackers of today… and tomorrow. Dr. Jacob Scheuer‘s invention uses existing computer technology and fiber optic cables to transmit “binary lock-and-key information in the form of light pulses.” The  “device ensures that a shared key code […] More

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