Tag Archives: DARPA

Northrop to Demo DARPA Navigation System on Android; Charles Volk Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won an 18-month contract to demonstrate an open architecture navigation system on an Android mobile device for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. Under the follow-on contract, the company will aim to present the system’s scalability across different types of systems and its plug-and-play features, …

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ATK to Study Surveillance Data Tech for DARPA; Tom Wilson Comments

ATK has won a contract to help the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency study new technologies aimed at delivering warfighters surveillance data using small satellites. The company will partner with Logos Technologies and the University of Southern California’s information sciences institute on the SeeMe program study contract, ATK said …

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Lockheed, DRS to Engineer Laser Tech Systems for DARPA

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and DRS Technologies have won contracts to engineer laser systems aimed at detecting light and illuminating targets for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. DARPA intends for the Laser Radar Technology program to create new imaging systems that find targets and help unmanned ground vehicles and …

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BAE, STR Win DARPA Electronic Warfare Radar Contracts

BAE Systems and STR have each won contracts from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to develop an electronic warfare system for an agency program aimed at countering adversaries’ radars. DARPA’s Adaptive Radar Countermeasures program now includes six contractors such as Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI), who joined the …

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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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