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  • Navy OKs New Northrop Navigation System for Fleet Installation - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Navy OKs New Northrop Navigation System for Fleet Installation

    The U.S. Navy has approved the installation of Northrop Grumman‘s Electronic Chart Display and Information System into the service branch’s ships and submarines, beginning with USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71), a Nimitz-class aircraft carrier. Navy ECDIS was deemed by the Navy’s Operational Test and Evaluation Force as “operationally suitable, operationally effective and cyber survivable” as […] More

  • Northrop to Supply Navigation, Radar Systems to Military Sealift Command - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop to Supply Navigation, Radar Systems to Military Sealift Command

    Northrop Grumman's Sperry Marine business unit has won a $19.6M firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract from the U.S. Navy to deliver electronic navigation systems and associated radar components. Sperry Marine, operating under Northrop's electronic systems segment, is tasked to provide electronic chart display information systems as well as X-band and S-band radar units as part of efforts […] More

  • CTSi Demos Navigation System Prototype Under Navy SBIR Program's Phase 3 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    CTSi Demos Navigation System Prototype Under Navy SBIR Program’s Phase 3

    Coherent Technical Services Inc. has collaborated with L3 Technologies to demonstrate an integrated communication and navigation technology designed to work in a GPS-denied or contested environment. CTSi said Tuesday it developed and flight-tested the Enhanced Link Navigation System prototype under an $8.7 million Small Business Innovative Research phase 3 contract from the U.S. Navy. Pilots at aviation company Airtec provided turn-key support during the flight […] More

  • Raytheon Launches New US Subsidiary to Support Navigation Division; Frank Christophersen Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon Launches New US Subsidiary to Support Navigation Division; Frank Christophersen Comments

    Raytheon has unveiled a new business segment in San Diego to further support the company“™s navigation systems division in the U.S. Raytheon Anschuetz USA LLC will offer technical advice and lifecycle support services for shipping firms, shipyards and military agencies in the country with regard to Raytheon Anschutz nautical equipment, including radars, autopilots, gyrocompasses and electronic sea charts, […] More

  • QinetiQ Refreshes First Responder Satellite Navigation System; Jeremy Ward Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    QinetiQ Refreshes First Responder Satellite Navigation System; Jeremy Ward Comments

    QinetiQ Group has collaborated with the U.K. Space Agency and Satellite Applications Catapult to update a satellite navigation system that emergency responders use to access secure satellite networks. QinetiQ“™s technical support team installed and operated the Galileo Public Regulated Service test user receiver from its Malvern-based secure navigation laboratory to achieve an estimated 10-yard positioning […] More

  • Boeing Wins $55M to Upgrade Navy B-1 Air Navigation; Rick Greenwell Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Boeing Wins $55M to Upgrade Navy B-1 Air Navigation; Rick Greenwell Comments

    Boeing Co. has won a $55.3 million contract to upgrade elements of the Air Force’s B-1 lancer aircraft navigation system, the company announced Monday. Work under the three-and-a-half year contract will include installing new ring laser gyro navigation systems. Rick Greenwell, B-1 program director at Boeing, said the internal navigation system uses a ring laser […] More

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