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Navy Awards 12 Spots on $800M Multifunction RF Systems IDIQ

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The U.S. Navy has awarded positions to 12 companies on a five-year, $800 million contract to prototype radio frequency components for electronic warfare, communications, radar and information operations. The Defense Department said Monday contractors will vie for task orders to research, design, fabricate, integrate and test open RF systems as part of the Navy’s Electromagnetic Maneuver …

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ACI to Support Navy ManTech Electronics Center of Excellence Under $99M Contract

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ACI Technologies will provide support for the U.S. Navy‘s Manufacturing Technology program through the ManTech Navy Electronics Manufacturing Center of Excellence under a $99 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. The Defense Department said Tuesday the company will perform work in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, through June 21, 2021. NEMC works to develop and deploy manufacturing tech in the U.S. electronics …

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BAE Systems to Work on EW Tech for Navy Tracking of RF Emitters

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 2, 2016 — BAE Systems will develop an electronic warfare tool that works to pinpoint radio-frequency sources under an $11 million contract with the Office of Naval Research, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the Full-Spectrum Staring Receiver will utilize ultra wideband sensors to facilitate situational awareness and …

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Navy Taps Northrop for Potential $91M Laser Demonstrator Program Contract

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Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) space and mission systems business will provide support for the Solid State High Power Laser Weapon System Demonstrator program under a potential three-year, $91.1 million U.S. Navy contract. The Defense Department said Thursday the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract has a base value of $53.1 million and base period of performance through …

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Navy Selects BAE for FSSR IDF Research

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 13, 2015 — The Office of Naval Research has chosen BAE Systems to design and develop a full-spectrum staring electronic receiver for demonstration under a $10.9 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The work will include research into an FSSR with instantaneous direction finding, with an estimated October 2018 …

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Nevin Carr Joins Leidos as US Navy Strategic Account Executive; Michael Leiter Comments

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Nevin Carr, formerly vice president at AECOM (NYSE: ACM), has joined Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) as vice president and U.S. Navy strategic account executive. The retired rear admiral will oversee the company’s efforts to identify and execute strategic initiatives meant to help clients achieve mission goals, and grow Leidos’ naval and maritime business, …

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Navy Awards Additional 464 Companies Spots on SeaPort-e Vehicle

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The U.S. Navy has selected 464 companies to compete for task orders in 22 functional service areas under the SeaPort Enhanced multiple-award contract potentially worth $5.3 billion per year. The Defense Department said Thursday the contractors will support the U.S. Marine Corps, Naval Sea Systems Command, Naval Air Systems Command, Space …

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Boeing to Develop Laser Beam Control System for US Navy; Peggy Morse Comments

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Boeing (NYSE: BA) has won a $29.5 million contract to build a beam control system for integration into the U.S. Navy ships’ laser weapons. The company will design and develop a prototype high power beam control subsystem with a configuration compatible with high energy lasers based on solid-state laser technology, Boeing …

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Raytheon to Develop Humvee-Based Anti-Drone Lasers; Bill Hart Comments

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Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will work with the Office of Naval Research to build a vehicle-based laser weapon system to target drones and other low-flying adversarial assets. Bill Hart, vice president of space systems at Raytheon, said Wednesday the laser will be based on planar waveguide technology and have a compact design for use on mobile platforms. …

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ONR Seeking Proposals on Data Analytics Tech for Naval Warfare Missions

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The Office of Naval Research is accepting proposals and white papers on the development of a big data ecosystem that will help the forces apply analytics to data from national and Naval combat and weapons systems. According to the presolicitation notice posted June 19 on FedBizOpps, ONR is looking to establish data access and …

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