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Ball Aerospace Wins $37M to Work on DARPA Missile Detection, Tracking Communications System

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has awarded Ball Aerospace (NYSE: BLL) a $36, 928, 217 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide work for the MOIRE Program. The program provides real-time tactical video and missile launch detection and tracking to war fighters. It utilizes diffractive membrane optics, which may facilitate low-cost geosynchronous imaging. …

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Raytheon BBN Technologies to Design and Integrate Small Satellite Information Architecture

Raytheon Company‘s (NYSE: RTN) wholly owned subsidiary BBN Technologies has won $2.4 million in Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency funding to design and integrate an information architecture for wireless small module satellites. The award is part of the system F6 program and will support secure real-time communications among satellite modules. The F6 program aims to replace …

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Raytheon Secures DARPA Deal

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) won a $7 million contract to fund its role as Mission Systems Integrator for Phase I of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Persistent Close Air Support project. According to the Department of Defense, “Raytheon’s proposed PCAS solution will develop technologies that significantly reduce the timeline for …

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Alion Wins Deal to Assist with Troop Info Gathering Technology

Alion picked up a three-year $4.5 million contract from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to shepherd a technology that would change the way soldiers in the field gather and record information while on patrol. The firm will evaluate the Graph Understanding and Analysis for Rapid Detection – Deployed On …

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Contract Award – Lockheed Martin – $31 Million – DARPA

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded a $31 million contract to Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] for new cyber assurance procedures to improve security, dynamic bandwidth allocation, and policy-based prioritization levels at the individual and unit level. John Mengucci, President of Lockheed Martin Information Systems & Global Services-Defense, …

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Raytheon Wins $7 Million Office of Naval Research Semiconductor Contract

Raytheon Co. has won a $7 million contract from the Office of Naval Research (ONR) to improve the semiconductors used by U.S. military agencies. Under the contract, Raytheon will improve the yeild and integration densities of compound semiconductor and silicon complementary metal oxide semiconductor transistors fabricated on silicon wafers.  This award …

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DARPA Awards IBM with $16M Contract

IBM won a $16 million Defense Advance Research Projects Agency contract to work on the SyNAPSE, or brain-on-a-chip, program. The program is designed to simulate human brain function on actual hardware so computers have the ability to interpret data.

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SAIC Awarded $13 Million Contract to Develop Word Recognition Technology

Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) has won a contract worth $13 million to develop reading system technologies for the Defense Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory. The development of reading systems technology will allow machines to navigate through the massive amounts of text in the defense …

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Lockheed Martin Awarded $10 Million DARPA Long Range Anti-Ship Missile Contract

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) awarded the first contract under the Long Range Anti-Ship Missile (LRASM) program to Lockheed Martin.  Lockheed Martin Corp will receive $10 million for the initial nine-month phase of the missile demonstration project, and an additional award is expected.  The joint DARPA/U.S. Navy LRASM …

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