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  • DigitalGlobe Includes Radarsat-2 Satellite Data in Cloud-Based GEOINT Platform - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DigitalGlobe Includes Radarsat-2 Satellite Data in Cloud-Based GEOINT Platform

    Maxar Technologies“˜ DigitalGlobe business has added imagery from an MDA-built Earth observation satellite to a cloud-based technology platform built to help government analysts obtain geospatial intelligence data. SecureWatch users can start to access Radarsat-2 synthetic aperture radar data beginning on Oct. 1 via a subscription service, Maxar said Monday. The GEOINT platform will also feature both SAR and optical imagery, the company added. DigitalGlobe […] More

  • Lockheed Partners With 5 Firms to Pursue Canada's Surface Combatant Program - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Partners With 5 Firms to Pursue Canada's Surface Combatant Program

    Lockheed Martin and five other defense contractors have formed a consortium to offer a warship design for a program that seeks to replace the Canadian navy's fleet of surface combatants. The Canada's Combat Ship Team composed of Lockheed's Canadian arm, CAE, BAE Systems, L3 Technologies, MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates – now called Maxar Technologies – and […] More

  • L3 Subsidiary to Supply EO/IR Imaging Turrets to Naval Surface Warfare Center - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    L3 Subsidiary to Supply EO/IR Imaging Turrets to Naval Surface Warfare Center

    A Canada-based subsidiary of L3 Technologies has received a potential $49 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to supply electro-optical and infrared imaging turrets to the Naval Surface Warfare Center’s Crane Division. NSWC Crane will incorporate MX-10MS turrets from L3 Wescam into a larger system designed to address a situational awareness requirement under the Military Sealift Command Electro-Optical System program, the company said Wednesday. Wescam’s turrets […] More

  • L3 Subsidiary Unveils ISR Kits for Fixed- and Rotary-Wing Aircraft - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    L3 Subsidiary Unveils ISR Kits for Fixed- and Rotary-Wing Aircraft

    L3 Technologies‘ Wescam subsidiary has introduced a set of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance system kits designed for fixed- and rotary-wing platforms. Matrix ISR kits consist of commercial off-the-shelf technologies built to support multiple aircraft ISR systems for defense and security missions, L3 said Tuesday. Wescam President Mike Greenley said that the kits contain qualified subsystems intended to help […] More

  • A&D Industry Vet Mike Greenley Joins L-3 as WESCAM Subsidiary President - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    A&D Industry Vet Mike Greenley Joins L-3 as WESCAM Subsidiary President

    Mike Greenley, formerly vice president and general manager of CAE‘s Canadian operations, has been named president of L-3 Communications‘ WESCAM subsidiary. He will be based at the WESCAM headquarters in Ontario, Canada, and report directly to Jeff Miller, president of L-3’s integrated sensor systems sector, L-3 said Tuesday. Greenley was responsible for the general management and operation of CAE […] More

  • CAE Sets New Milestones for NATO Flying Training in Canada; Mike Greenley Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    CAE Sets New Milestones for NATO Flying Training in Canada; Mike Greenley Comments

    CAE has recorded a new milestone of more than 350,000 hours for the NATO Flying Training in Canada program since the initiative began in 2000. The CT-156 Harvard fleet surpassed 240,000 flying hours that represent more than 200,000 flights and the CT-155 Hawk fighter lead-in trainer fleet completed 110,000 flying hours from 95,000 flights, CAE […] More

  • 1st Class of Canadian AF Crew Completes Chinook Training on CAE System - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    1st Class of Canadian AF Crew Completes Chinook Training on CAE System

    The Canadian air force’s first class of CH-147F Chinook helicopter aircrews has completed its training with the Boeing-built helicopter using a CAE-developed training system. The Chinook aircrew comprises six first officers, two flight engineers and two loadmasters who graduated during a ceremony held at Garrison Petawawa in Ontario after a 24-week course, CAE said Monday. CAE […] More

  • Mike Greenley to Head CAE Canada Military Business; Gene Colabatistto Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Mike Greenley to Head CAE Canada Military Business; Gene Colabatistto Comments

    Mike Greenley, formerly a vice president at General Dynamics, has been appointed general manager and VP for CAE‘s military business in Canada. Greenley will manage the company’s regional business unit responsible for security and defense operations in Canada, CAE said Thursday. Gene Colabatistto, group president of military products, training and services at CAE, said Greeney […] More

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