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  • Raytheon Demos Data Sharing Capability Across Defense Systems; Eric Ditmars Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon Demos Data Sharing Capability Across Defense Systems; Eric Ditmars Quoted

    A Raytheon Technologies business demonstrated the capability to gather data on a simulated maritime threat and process and distribute targeting data with tactical platforms across the Western Pacific Ocean during the Department of Defense’s Valiant Shield 22 exercise. Raytheon Intelligence & Space converted a Boeing 727 aircraft into a Multi-Program Testbed, which characterized the simulated […] More

  • Northrop Digital Radar Gets US Government Recognition as AN/TPY-5(V)1 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop Digital Radar Gets US Government Recognition as AN/TPY-5(V)1

    A Northrop Grumman-built digital multi-mode ground radar is now available for use by the U.S. military and its international allies following the system’s designation as the AN/TPY-5(V)1 by the U.S. government. The company said Tuesday the advanced technical capability of the AN/TPY-5(V)1 long-range radar was demonstrated during several testing activities and the system’s size and […] More

  • Echodyne to Increase Radar Production, Distribution With $135M Investment - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Echodyne to Increase Radar Production, Distribution With $135M Investment

    Radar developer Echodyne has raised $135 million in a round of funding and will use the capital to ramp up radar production and distribution and broaden its product lines for defense, autonomous machine and security applications. Northrop Grumman, Madrona Ventures, NEA, Vanedge Capital and Vulcan Capital participated in the financing round co-led by investment management […] More

  • Raytheon Intros GhostEye Radar Variant for Medium-Range Air Defense - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon Intros GhostEye Radar Variant for Medium-Range Air Defense

    Raytheon Technologies‘ missiles and defense business has expanded its GhostEye family of radars with the addition of a variant designed for medium‐range air defense operations. The new GhostEye MR radar is developed by Raytheon Missiles & Defense in collaboration with Kongsberg Gruppen’s defense and aerospace unit and is available for integration with the National Advanced […] More

  • Lockheed Completes 1st TPY-4 Radar Production - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Completes 1st TPY-4 Radar Production

    Lockheed Martin has completed the production of the first AN/TPY-4 radar, a multimission system that can detect existing and emerging threats and operate in contested radio frequency environments. TPY-4 is a software-defined radar system that is available in transportable and fixed variants and complies with open software, hardware and interface standards to facilitate integration, Lockheed […] More

  • Raytheon Taps CAES to Supply SPY-6 Radar Line Replaceable Units; Mike Kahn Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon Taps CAES to Supply SPY-6 Radar Line Replaceable Units; Mike Kahn Quoted

    Raytheon Technologies has selected CAES to provide line replaceable units for the U.S. Navy’s AN/SPY-6 radar system. CAES said Tuesday the hardware production and sustainment award from Raytheon’s missiles and defense business came after it completed the low-rate initial production phase as part of the Navy’s Air & Missile Defense Radar program. “The HP&S award […] More

  • Northrop Eyes Defense, Security Applications for Echodyne Radars - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop Eyes Defense, Security Applications for Echodyne Radars

    Echodyne has partnered with Northrop Grumman to explore potential applications of its commercially developed radar technologies in various defense and security systems. The collaboration will initially focus on how Echodyne radars could be integrated into Northrop’s counter-unmanned aerial system platforms for enhanced performance and size, weight and power capabilities, the Seattle-based technology company said Thursday. […] More

  • Raytheon Backs Patriot One's AI-Powered Detection Tech Development - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon Backs Patriot One’s AI-Powered Detection Tech Development

    Raytheon Technologies has entered into a new partnership transaction agreement with Canada-based company Patriot One Technologies for the continued development of an artificial intelligence-powered threat and weapon detection system. Patriot One said Friday it will receive $2 million in funding from the U.S. defense company to work on the automated detection platform in support of […] More

  • Hensoldt, QinetiQ Partner to Pursue US Defense, Security Opportunities; Ken Loy Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Hensoldt, QinetiQ Partner to Pursue US Defense, Security Opportunities; Ken Loy Quoted

    The U.S. business arms of Hensoldt and QinetiQ are looking to work on collaborative engagements in the country’s defense and national security markets and, in connection, have entered into an agreement to create a strategic partnership framework. The companies will strategically cooperate to develop, integrate, test and field Hensoldt’s sensing technologies for national security projects, […] More

  • Raytheon Subsidiary Unveils New Compact AESA Radar - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon Subsidiary Unveils New Compact AESA Radar

    Raytheon Technologies‘ intelligence and space business has launched a new light form-factor active electronically scanned array that weights a third of most AESA radars. The compact AESA fire control radar uses gallium nitride and its CHIRP digital receiver and processor to provide Gen 4-plus performance in support of platforms operating in air, on land and […] More

  • Lockheed’s Ground-Based Radar Gets Official Government Designation - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed’s Ground-Based Radar Gets Official Government Designation

    The Lockheed Martin-built TPY-4 ground-based radar for air defense surveillance has received the AN/TPY-4(V)1 designation from the U.S. government. TPY-4 is a multimission radar that could provide warfighters situational awareness, early warning and tactical ballistic missile surveillance capabilities even in contested radio frequency environments and features Gallium Nitride technology and a digital, software-defined sensor architecture. […] More

  • Navy Taps Leidos to Work on Multi-Domain Radar Effort - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Navy Taps Leidos to Work on Multi-Domain Radar Effort

    The U.S. Navy has selected Leidos for an effort that seeks to provide the Marines with a multi-domain radar for a contested environment as the current radio frequency radar assets are limited in mobility and prone to detection and attacks. Leidos will work under a potential $49.4 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the MuDRaCE effort during […] More

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