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BAE to Help Mature Air Force GaN Semiconductor Tech for Future Radar, EW Systems

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 19, 2018 — BAE Systems will collaborate with the Air Force Research Laboratory to advance the development of gallium nitride semiconductor technology for the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday its cooperative agreement with AFRL aims to transition Air Force-built GaN microelectronics to the …

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Northrop Delivers Multimission Radar With Gallium Nitride Tech to Marine Corps

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 30, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has delivered to the U.S. Marine Corps its first active electronically scanned array radar system equipped with a gallium nitride antenna designed to support real-time threat monitoring, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the AN/TPS-80 Ground/Air Task-Oriented Radar with …

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Raytheon to Update Missile Defense Radar With GaN Under MDA Deal

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 10, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will continue work to help develop ballistic missile defense radar components with the gallium nitride semiconductor material under a $10 million contract modification from the Missile Defense Agency, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday it will provide the hardware and software that …

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Boeing, Lockheed Submit Bids on Air Force’s GPS III Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 14, 2016 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) have joined Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) as bidders on the U.S. Air Force‘s procurement program for future GPS III satellites, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Aviation Week reported Tuesday Lockheed submitted a proposal that includes a Harris-built (NYSE: …

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Raytheon Gets Approval to Export Gallium Nitride-Based Patriot Sensor; Ralph Acaba Comments

Raytheon Co. (NYSE: RTN) has received approval from the U.S. government to export a Gallium Nitride-based sensor to countries that use the Patriot air and missile defense system. Ralph Acaba, vice president of integrated air and missile defense at Raytheon’s integrated defense systems business, said Thursday the GaN-based Patriot radar is …

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