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DARPA Starts Air Warfare Systems Integration Project; John Shaw Comments

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has partnered with seven companies to build tools for distributing air warfare functions across multiple unmanned and manned platforms. DARPA said Monday it aims to blend new and existing airborne sensors, weapons, navigation, electronic warfare, positioning, navigation, communication and battle management architectures through the agency’s …

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Raytheon Tests Navy Missile’s Multi-Mode Seeker

Raytheon has demonstrated the features of a multi-mode seeker for the Navy’s Tomahawk missile under a program to update weapons technologies for long-range shooting exercises. The field test was conducted seven months after a series of laboratory trials and aimed to assess the seeker’s electronic support measuring tool for tracking and …

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Shawna Matre of CTC Becomes Certified Safety Professional

Shawna Matre, an assistant safety and occupational health professional at Concurrent Technologies Corp., has passed examinations and met the requirements to become a certified safety professional. She will work to oversee risk management and loss mitigation programs at a corporate level, CTC said Sept. 13. Matre, who joined CTC three …

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Northrop, Lockheed Continue Air Force F-16 Radar Project; Skip Wagner Comments

Northrop Grumman is working with Lockheed Martin to upgrade radars for the U.S. Air Force‘s fleet of F-16 aircraft, aiming to extend the airplane’s lifespan beyond 2025. Salable Agile Beam Radars contain mapping and auto-targeting features and are intended to upgrade the plane’s situational awareness, Northrop said Wednesday. Skip Wagner, Northrop’s ISR and targeting systems …

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Alfred Grasso: MITRE Backs NVTC Vet Employment Initiative

Alfred Grasso, MITRE CEO and president, highlighted the company’s support of a Northern Virginia Technology Council program to help veterans find civilian jobs. The NVTC aims for its Veterans Employment Training project to help former soldiers use their skills for jobs in the information technology sector, MITRE said Monday. “In …

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