Tag Archives: DARPA

Lockheed Wins $54M To Prepare Missile Test

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a $54, 354, 363 U.S. Navy contract modification to continue preparing for two flight demonstrations of an anti-ship missile. The company will conduct demonstrations under a program jointly run by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency and the Office of Naval Research, the Defense …

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SAIC To R&D Anti-Submarine Surveillance Tech

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) has won a potential $10, 064, 377 contract to research and develop technology for anti-submarine warfare surveillance over deep ocean areas. The U.S. Navy received 18 proposals for the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract via a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency announcement and four were recommended for …

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SAIC, Vadum Join DARPA Electronic Warfare Program

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) and Vadum Inc. have each won contracts to develop electronic warfare systems aimed at helping defend against threats from adversaries’ radars. SAIC won a $31.5 million contract and Vadum won a $4.1 million contract to join a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency program that …

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Lockheed Wins $71M For DARPA Missile Testing; Scott Callaway Comments

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a $71 million modification contract from the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency to test anti-ship missiles from air- and surface-based platforms. DARPA added an air-launched test to the two air-launched flight tests already scheduled for this year under the Long Range Anti-Ship Missile contract’s …

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Boeing To Develop DARPA Satellite Launch System; Steve Johnston Comments

Boeing (NYSE: BA) will evaluate small satellite launch systems technologies for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the company announced Thursday. Work under the 18-month, $4.5 million Airborne Launch Assist Space Access contract will include developing methods to routinely deploy small satellites under tight budgets. The company’s goals are to …

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DARPA’s Bruce Wallace to Update Industry on Cloud-Proof UAV Video RFP

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency wants an electronic targeting system to provide clear video imaging in heavy cloud and dust environments, NextGov reports. The agency is accepting proposals for the system and DARPA Program Manager Bruce Wallace will update industry on what the agency wants at an April 30 …

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DARPA Submits RFP to Improve Power/Computing Efficency

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has submitted a request for proposal for embedded power efficient computing. DARPA said it is looking for a way to provide improve computing efficiency per watt of electrical power. Improved computing power would enhance military intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities by enabling real-time information …

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BAE to Develop DARPA Helicopter Radio, Sensor Systems

BAE Systems won a $34 million Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency contract to develop helicopter radio and sensor systems, the company announced Wednesday. The company will lead a research team that will develop sensor systems for helicopters to use in environments with reduced visibility. Dave Logan, a vice president and general …

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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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