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Northrop Expands Aerospace Tech Production Hub in Mississippi; Kevin Mitchell Comments

Northrop Expands Aerospace Tech Production Hub in Mississippi; Kevin Mitchell Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Northrop Grumman has added an operational area to its Moss Point, Miss.-based manufacturing hub for fixed- and rotary-wing autonomous platforms. The company said Monday the expanded production facility can now accommodate projects on manned aircraft systems and will bring new jobs to the region. Kevin Mitchell, vice president of global operations at …

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Honeywell, IAI to Jointly Develop UAS Sense & Avoid System; Carey Smith Comments

Honeywell, IAI to Jointly Develop UAS Sense & Avoid System; Carey Smith Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Honeywell and Israel Aerospace Industries have forged a partnership to develop a sensor system for IAI’s Heron unmanned aircraft systems product line with funds from the Binational Industrial Research and Development Foundation. The sense-and-avoid technology will utilize Honeywell's software, algorithms, hardware and inputs from various sensors contained in a line-replaceable unit to help track …

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DARPA Eyes Interoperable Network Platforms for Manned Aircraft, Drones; Wayne Phoel Comments

DARPA Eyes Interoperable Network Platforms for Manned Aircraft, Drones; Wayne Phoel Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has issued a solicitation for industry proposals for a program that seeks to develop platforms designed to facilitate interoperability of airborne radio networks that manned aircraft and drones use to communicate with each other. The objective of the Dynamic Network Adaptation for Mission Optimization …

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