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Lockheed Martin’s F-35 to Get AFRL-Built Automatic Anti-Collision System

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 5, 2018 — Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) F-35 fighter aircraft is set to receive an anti-collision system currently installed on F-16s through a partnership with the Air Force Research Laboratory and the F-35 Joint Program Office, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The F-35 JPO said the AFRL-developed Automatic Ground Collision …

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General Atomics Names Former AFRL Scientist to Head Operations at NM Facility

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 17, 2018 — General Atomics has hired Robert Peterkin, a former chief scientist for directed energy at the Air Force Research Laboratory’s New Mexico campus, as operations director for the contractor’s Albuquerque facility, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. The company said Friday Peterkin will work specifically within the General …

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CTC-UDRI Joint Venture Lands AFRL Task Orders for Energy Mgmt Support; Ed Sheehan Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 16, 2017 — A Concurrent Technologies Corp. joint venture with the University of Dayton Research Institute is working to support the U.S. Air Force‘s energy management and efficiency efforts as part of task orders worth $3 million combined, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Nov. 9 the E2 Technologies JV received …

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ANSER Subsidiary Enters Cooperative Deal with AFRL-Sponsored Consortium

Advanced Technology International, an Analytical Services (ANSER) subsidiary, has inked a cooperative deal with a U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory-sponsored consortium which created a collaborative contract vehicle worth a potential $333 million. ANSER said Thursday the Metals Affordability Initiative was established to consolidate resources within the government and industry in a push …

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BAE to Develop, Maintain Data-Sharing Security Platforms Under AFRL Award; DeEtte Gray Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 6, 2017 — The Air Force Research Laboratory has awarded BAE Systems a five-year, $49 million contract to build, implement and maintain security platforms to support information dissemination between government networks, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. BAE said Thursday the systems will work to securely transfer sensitive messages, images and …

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AFRL Inks $75M Additive Manufacturing R&D Agreement With America Makes

The Air Force Research Laboratory and America Makes: National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute have signed a potential five-year, $75 million agreement to develop technology platforms based on three-dimensional printing techniques. America Makes said June 8 it will design 3D printing-based technologies that have potential sustainment applications for the U.S. Air …

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Cubic Completes Phase 1 of AFRL UAS LVC Range Project

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 7, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Monday on Cubic Corp. concluding phase one of the first deployable LVC (live, virtual and constructive) manned/unmanned aerial systems range in collaboration with the U.S. Air Force Research Lab and the Wright State Research Institute. Bill Toti, president …

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Air Force Announces $99M Sensor Tech Research Program

The Air Force Research Laboratory plans to solicit research proposals for the potential $99 million Multi-Spectral Sensing Technologies Research and Development program. A notice posted Tuesday on the beta SAM website says AFRL’s multispectral sensing and detection division (RYM) plans to award at least two cost-plus-fixed-fee contracts under the MUSTER …

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Air Force Expects RFP Release for Agile Cyber Technology 3 Vehicle by February

The U.S. Air Force expects to release a solicitation for the third iteration of a potential five-year, $950M contract vehicle for cybersecurity research and development support in mid-late February. A beta SAM notice posted Wednesday says the service’s program management/technical team will conduct private meetings virtually from Jan. 25 to …

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