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CACI, Ball Aerospace Win $49M Air Force Spectrum Warfare R&D IDIQ


CACI International (NYSE: CACI) and Ball Aerospace and Technologies (NYSE: BLL) have won contracts potentially worth $49.5 million combined to perform research and development for the U.S. Air Force’s spectrum warfare technologies. The companies will use a multispectral synthetic battlespace simulation to combine sensor and electronic warfare systems as part of …

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Northrop Receives $92M Contract Modification to Develop US Navy EW Systems

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Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a $91,735,291 contract modification to engineer and develop the U.S. Navy’s electronic warfare systems. The company will upgrade the electronic attack capabilities of AN/SLQ-32(V) EW systems under the Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program Block 3 program, the Defense Department said Monday. Northrop will carry …

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EPAWSS Prime Boeing Subcontracts BAE to Develop EW System for F-15


The U.S. Air Force has named Boeing (NYSE: BA) the prime contractor on the $4 billion Eagle Passive Active Warning Survivability System program to upgrade the electronic warfare and threat detection functions of F-15 aircraft. The company said Thursday EPAWSS will replace the Tactical Electronic Warfare System on approximately 400 F-15E and F-15C jets …

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Exelis to Assist in Navy EW Decoy Research, Testing

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TYSONS CORNER, VA September 29, 2015 — Harris (NYSE: HRS) company Exelis will provide engineering and technical support to the Naval Research Laboratory’s tactical electronic warfare division under a $53.5 million contract through September 2018, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost only contract includes research …

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Ultra Electronics Closes Buy of Kratos’ US, UK Electronic Products Business

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British manufacturing conglomerate Ultra Electronics Holdings has completed its purchase of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions‘ (Nasdaq: KTOS) U.S. and U.K. electronic products business for $260 million in cash and $5 million in taxes incurred. Kratos said Monday its net cash proceeds from the transaction are $232.4 million after a $2 million escrow for purchase price adjustments, a $7.6 million working capital …

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Harris Lands Targeting Upgrade Work on Navy, Australia Aircraft


TYSONS CORNER, VA July 28, 2015 — Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) will develop avionics components for integration into EA-18G Growler and F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet aircraft for the U.S. Navy and the Australian air force, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The work comes under a two-year, $29 million contract and is designed …

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Lockheed Lands Upgrade Work on Navy Shipboard EW System

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TYSONS CORNER, VA July 27, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Friday on Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) receiving a $154 million contract to upgrade the AN/SLQ-32 electronic sensor onboard U.S. Navy carriers, warships and cruisers. The contract includes the provision of more systems to modernize the technology suite under Block 2 of …

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Lockheed Martin Lands $154M Electronic Warfare Upgrade Contract with US Navy

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Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $153,947,183 contract modification to update electronic warfare systems on U.S. Navy ships. The new systems are meant to upgrade the Navy’s existing AN/SLQ-32(V) EW technology under the surface electronic warfare improvement program, the Defense Department said Friday. Lockheed Martin will perform work in New York, …

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Exelis Picks Leidos for Next Phase of DARPA Counter Radar Project


TYSONS CORNER, VA May 22, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday on Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) being selected to continue working with Exelis (NYSE: XLS) in the next phase of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency‘s Adaptive Radar Countermeasures program. Work under the new subcontract will include a demonstration of Leidos electronic warfare …

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Navy Orders Mercury Systems Electronic Parts


Mercury Systems (NASDAQ: MRCY) has been awarded a five-year, $7.3 million contract to produce electronic spare parts for the U.S. Navy’s ship-mounted electronic warfare systems, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Thursday. John Keller writes the digital, radio frequency and microwave components will be installed in the Navy’s AN/SLQ-32(V)6 shipboard EW system. …

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