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General Atomics Focuses MQ-1C Gray Eagle Production on Extended-Range Variant

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 12, 2017 — A General Atomics business unit has updated its production line for the MQ-1C Gray Eagle unmanned aircraft system to focus on the extended-range variant in support of the U.S. Army, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday General Atomics Aeronautical Systems has completed work on the …

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Raytheon Picked as Payload Provider for WorldView Legion Satellite Constellation

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 12, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will supply electronics, detectors and telescopes that will work to increase the capacity and mission life of DigitalGlobe‘s future WorldView Legion satellite constellation, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Raytheon said Tuesday it will deliver the payloads to WorldView Legion space vehicle integrator Space Systems Loral in …

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BAE to Produce More Rocket Laser-Guidance Kits Under New Navy Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 12, 2017 — BAE Systems will provide additional Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System guidance kits under a $59.5 million follow-on contract from the U.S. Navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the APKWS guidance kits are designed to convert standard-size unguided rockets into laser-guided munitions in support of U.S. military and …

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General Dynamics Rolls Out 1st Abrams Tank System Enhancement Package v3 to Army

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 11, 2017 — General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has delivered the first of six initial production units of the latest M1A2 Abrams main battle tank with updated electronics, weapons and protection systems to the U.S. Army, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The service branch said Monday the M1A2 System Enhancement Package Version 3 …

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BAE Systems Plans Cyber Defense Tools for Military Aircraft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 11, 2017 — BAE Systems is working to build tools that will serve to facilitate system analysis, reverse engineering and intrusion detection capabilities for military aircraft platforms in efforts to counter cyber threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday its threat management technologies will form the foundation of …

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General Atomics Unit Gets EMALS, AAG Spare Parts Delivery Order From Navy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 11, 2017 — A General Atomics business unit will provide spare parts to help sustain the USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier’s Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System and Advanced Arresting Gear system under a delivery order from the U.S. Navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems will supply an …

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L3 to Supply VSAT Satcom Terminals for Air National Guard Incident Response Comms Teams

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 11, 2017 — L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) will supply satellite communications terminals to the Air National Guard’s Joint Incident Site Communications Capability teams as well as provide on-site training support under a new contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday it will deliver 46 Hawkeye III …

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General Dynamics Launches Wireless Comms Gateway for Military, Public Safety Users

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 10, 2017 — A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has unveiled its Fortress Wireless Gateway that the company says will serve to increase the wireless communications coverage of military, industrial and public safety users, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday General Dynamics Mission Systems designed the gateway with connectivity, …

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Raytheon Works on Missiles, Cyber, Other Tech for Warfighter Readiness

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 10, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) is looking into new and updated technologies that will work to advance the readiness of the U.S. Army for future battlefield operations, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said its technology development efforts in support of warfighter readiness are focused on the …

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Launch of 1st Joint Polar Satellite System Set for Nov. 10

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 10, 2017 — NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration have scheduled the launch of the first Joint Polar Satellite System on Nov. 10 to begin its mission to support weather forecasting operations, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The space agency said Saturday JPSS-1, which is equipped with instruments …

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