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Air Force Taps Boeing, General Atomics, Kratos to Build UAV Prototypes for Manned-Unmanned Teaming

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Boeing (NYSE: BA), General Atomics' aeronautical systems business and Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) have received separate two-year contracts worth $77.8M combined to develop prototype unmanned air vehicles for the U.S. Air Force's manned-unmanned teaming experimentation initiative. All three companies will aim to build UAV technology to serve as testbeds for an autonomous core system concept under the service branch's Skyborg Vanguard program, the AF Life Cycle Management Center said Monday.

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Kratos Buys UAS Software Engineering Firm 5-D Systems; Eric DeMarco Quoted

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Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) has acquired software engineering company 5-D Systems for an undisclosed sum as part of efforts to expand capabilities in unmanned aerial systems and establish a technology center in the Austin area. 5-D will operate as a systems engineering hub within the unmanned systems division of Kratos.

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DoD Taps Lockheed-Ball-Kratos Team to Develop Satellite Antenna Prototype; Maria Demaree Quoted

A team composed of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) and Ball Aerospace has received a $7.2M contract from the Defense Innovation Unit to build a Multi-Band, Multi-Mission satellite antenna prototype.

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Kratos Offers Spectral Services to Support Gov’t Space Situational Awareness

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 16, 2018 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) now offers spectral support services in a bid to bolster the federal government’s space situational awareness, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Its spectral services group is geared to provide radio-frequency signal data to enable government agencies and other satellite operators …

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