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Schafer to Support DARPA Tactical Technology Office R&D for $97M


Schafer‘s government services business will provide the Tactical Technology Office of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency with scientific, engineering and technical assistance under a potential three-year, $96.9 million contract. The company said Thursday it will support DARPA TTO’s research and development activities for new prototype weapons, systems or platforms that create or prevent ...

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Navy Taps 4 Firms for $97M R&D IDIQ


The U.S. Navy has awarded positions on a potential two-year, $96,945,000 contract for research and development services to Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), CENTRA Technology, ManTech SRS Technologies (NASDAQ: MANT) and Schafer Corp. Awardees will provide technical, programmatic, financial and administrative services for several Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency programs, the Defense Department ...

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Army Plans Biometrics API Contract Award to Novetta Solutions Subsidiary


The U.S. Army‘s Mission and Installation Contracting Command-West Point plans to award Novetta Solutions company IBG a sole-source contract to perform research and development work on a biometrics application program interface. MICC-West Point said in a notice posted Nov. 17 on FedBizOpps that the biometric authentication system would support the desktop and mobile Active Authentication ...

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Leidos to Develop New Ocean Sensors for US Navy; John Fratamico Comments


Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has won a nearly $14 million contract with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to develop new deep ocean sensors for the U.S. Navy. The company’s maritime operations division will perform research and development for DARPA’s transformational reliable acoustic path system and produce TRAPS nodes, Leidos said Wednesday. “TRAPS integrates unique Leidos ...

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DARPA Tasks Lockheed to Fast-Track $200M Stealth Missiles Project

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Lockheed Martin has been tasked to ready its long-range anti-ship missiles in three years for use onboard Navy and Air Force bombers under a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency accelerated acquisition program, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Monday. John Keller writes the agency has obligated $33 million of the potential $200 million contract ...

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Northrop, DARPA Partner to Build Navigation Sensor Chips; Charles Volk Comments

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Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will help the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency develop an integrated microsystem to help warfighters manage navigation, targeting, guidance and positioning tasks. The cost-plus-fixed-fee contract with the Army has a $648,000 initial value to Northrop and the potential value is $13.4 million over a 12-month base period with ...

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BAE, Boeing, IBM to Help Air Force Develop Cooling Technology


BAE Systems, Boeing (NYSE: BA) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) are working with the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory to integrate electronic cooling systems into embedded computing devices and radio frequency power amplifiers, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Friday. John Keller writes the AFRL gave 30-month contracts to BAE and Boeing, ...

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DARPA Adds University to Spectrum Sharing Program Which Already Includes Lockheed, SAIC


The Michigan Technological University has won a $681,050 contract under the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s program to build a radio frequency spectrum sharing technology for military and commercial usage, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Wednesday. John Keller writes Michigan Tech researchers will work to consolidate spectrum resource manager technology ...

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