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General Atomics Eyes Satellite Portfolio Expansion Via Surrey-US Asset Purchase Deal

General Atomics has purchased the majority of Surrey Satellite Technology US’ assets for an undisclosed sum in a strategy to advance the development of small satellites and other payloads. General Atomics said Monday it will incorporate Surrey-US’ employees and assets into its electromagnetic systems business in support of growth objectives. …

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NAVSEA Vet Jim Mosquera Named General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems VP, CTO

Jim Mosquera, a 37-year federal civilian and naval officer, has joined General Atomics as vice president and chief technology officer of the company’s electromagnetic systems  business. Mosquera will help execute the unit’s strategic financial, technical and business goals in support of technology and product development efforts as well as oversee technology …

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General Atomics, University Partner to Build UUV Navigation, Sensing Tech

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 30, 2017 — General Atomics will collaborate with the University of Mississippi to develop acoustic-based navigation and sensing technologies that will work to support unmanned underwater vehicle platform systems for deep-sea missions, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The university said Thursday the partnership involves General Atomics’ electromagnetic systems unit occupying …

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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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General Atomics Adds Electromechanical Tech With Syntronics Acquisition

General Atomics has purchased Fredericksburg, Virginia-based Syntronics for an undisclosed sum in a move to gain access to the latter company’s knowledge and experience in the development of electromechanical technology platforms. General Atomics said Monday it made the acquisition to expand the company’s footprint in Virginia and will run Syntronics as part …

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General Atomics to Demo MDA Configured Reaper UAVs

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 14, 2017 — A General Atomics business unit will demonstrate configured MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles for the Missile Defense Agency during test activities under a $30.3 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Defense Department said Tuesday General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems will perform contract work as part of two …

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General Atomics to Supply Li-Ion Battery for DoD Surveillance UUV

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 19, 2017 — A business unit of General Atomics will provide a lithium-ion battery system for a portable unmanned underwater vehicle as part of a contract with the Defense Department, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems will supply its Lithium-ion Fault Tolerant battery to power the Semi-Autonomous Hydrographic …

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General Atomics, Partner to Assess Infrasound Tech as Tornado Detection Method

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 17, 2016 — The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has awarded a grant to a General Atomics business unit to study and assess infrasound technology as a method to detect tornadoes, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems will partner with the University of Alabama in Huntsville to …

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General Atomics Provides Sensors to Aid University’s Early Tornado Detection Research

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 24, 2016 — General Atomics‘ electromagnetic systems subsidiary has delivered 20 Infrasound Collection Element small sensors to the University of Alabama in Huntsville to aid the university’s early tornado detection research and real-time tornado tracking efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The sensors are designed to collect radar-independent “infrasound” data to …

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General Atomics Radiation Monitoring Systems in Use at New US Nuclear Power Plant

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 28, 2016 — A General Atomics business unit has provided full plant radiation monitoring systems to the Watts Bar Unit 2 nuclear power plant after the company was selected by the Tennessee Valley Authority, ExecutiveBiz said Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the radiation monitoring systems built by General Atomics …

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