Tag Archives: U.S. Navy

Raytheon Completes First Group of AMDR Modules

Raytheon announced today production of the first group of S-band transmit and receive modules manufactured for the U.S. Navy’s Air and Missile Defense Radar program is complete. “Our AMDR T/R modules are demonstrating significant capability and performance reliability,” said Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems’ Kevin Peppe, vice president of Seapower Capability …

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GD’s Mississippi Sub ahead of Schedule

General Dynamics’ Electric Boat Mississippi, submarine SSN-782, sailed through its pressure hull testing well ahead of other ships in its class. The boat reached pressure hull complete status three weeks sooner than Virginia class submarines. Work on the Mississippi is ahead of schedule, beating USS Missouri’s record for work accomplished …

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Navy Intel Chief: Next Decade Will See Focus on Nonkinetic Info Capabilities

“Information as warfare” demands operational commanders to employ intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance to dominate the information realm even as they direct combat actions, according to the Navy’s senior intelligence officer. Vice Adm. David J. “Jack” Dorsett, the director of naval intelligence and deputy chief of naval operations for information dominance, …

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Wednesday Wins

This week, BAE Systems signed a contract with the FBI to provide critical information security safeguards, including certification and accreditation. General Dynamics won a $68 million contract to provide Abrams Tank systems technical support for the U.S. Army TACOM Lifecycle Management Command. Lockheed Martin picked up a $10 million contract …

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Wednesday Wins

This week, BAE Systems picked up a $30 million deal to provide engineering and technical services to support the U.S. Marine Corps’ air-traffic control systems; Lockheed Martin won a $260 million follow-on production contract from the U.S. Army for the combat-proven Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor. Northrop …

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Wednesday Wins

This week, General Dynamics signed a $33.2 million delivery order with the U.S. Marine Corps; BAE Systems, CACI and Raytheon scored Navy deals. Lockheed Martin, Raytheon and General Dynamics notched DoD wins; HP was selected by the nonprofit Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association to help with the organization’s green …

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