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Leidos, Lockheed, Raytheon Among DARPA-Chosen Companies to Develop Dismounted Squad Situational Awareness Tools

military in trainingTYSONS CORNER, VA, December 14, 2015 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) are among the nine companies the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency selected to study and develop systems that would protect dismounted troops from threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday.

DARPA said Thursday the Squad X Core Technologies program seeks tools that will support collaboration, situational awareness and threat detection for soldiers on the ground.

The other companies selected were Helios Remote Sensing Systems,  Kitware,  Scientific Systems,  Six3 Systems, SoarTech and SRI International.

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