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General Dynamics Unit Gets $732M Navy IDIQ to Sustain MUOS Satcom Ground System

General Dynamics' (NYSE: GD) mission systems business has secured a potential 10-year, $731.9M contract from the U.S. Navy to sustain ground infrastructure of a narrowband military satellite communications system. General Dynamics Mission Systems will provide sustainment support for the Mobile User Objective System, the Department of Defense said Friday.

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Lockheed Gets $93M Navy Contract Modification for MUOS Military Satcom Support

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential $92.8M contract modification from the U.S. Navy to provide engineering and interim logistics support for a global military satellite communications system. The company will also provide Mobile User Objective System spares and associated materials, the Department of Defense said Tuesday. Work is …

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General Dynamics Updates, Tests MUOS Waveform for Navy Software-Defined Radios

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 19, 2018 — A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has completed an update on a waveform technology for the Mobile User Objective System in support of U.S. Navy satellite communications using software-based radios, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday General Dynamics Mission Systems has also tested the updated …

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Lockheed Gets $93M Navy Contract Modification for MUOS Satellite Support Services

Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) has received a $92.9 million modification from the U.S. Navy to provide engineering and interim logistics services for the Mobile User Objective System. The company will also supply spares and associated material in support of the MUOS military satellite communications system, the Defense Department said Thursday. MUOS is designed to help mobile forces …

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Lockheed-Built MUOS-5 Satellite Begins Support for Military UHF Comms

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 26, 2017 — The fifth Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) Mobile User Objective System satellite is now able to support legacy ultra-high-frequency radios to provide beyond-line-of-sight communications to the military, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the U.S. Navy collaborated with Army Forces Strategic Command to configure one of …

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Harris’ Falcon III Radio Receives NSA Certification to Utilize MUOS Waveform

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 18, 2016 — Harris (NYSE: HRS) has received certification from the National Security Agency to allow the Falcon III AN/PRC-117G manpack radio system to operate with the Defense Department‘s Mobile User Objective System waveform, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the AN/PRC-117G can now utilize the MUOS waveform in efforts to …

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Harris’ Antenna Reflectors Unveiled Onboard Navy MUOS-5 Satellite

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 10, 2016 — Two Harris-built (NYSE: HRS) unfurlable mesh antenna reflectors are part of the U.S. Navy‘s fifth Mobile User Objective System satellite and have been deployed Oct. 30, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Harris said Tuesday it provides a 45-foot and an 18-foot antenna per satellite on the MUOS …

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NSA Clears Harris to Update Military Radios for MUOS Satellite Compatibility

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 3, 2016 — The National Security Agency has cleared Harris (NYSE: HRS) to update the company’s military radios to support compatibility with the U.S. Navy‘s Mobile User Objective System satellite constellation, GovConWire reported Wednesday. Harris has deployed a compatibility software patch for the Falcon 3 AN/PRC-117G backpack-sized radios …

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Lockheed Awarded $93M Contract Modification for Navy MUOS Engineering, Logistics Services

A business unit of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $92.8 million contract modification to perform engineering and interim logistics work on a military communications satellite system for the U.S. Navy. Lockheed Martin Space Systems will also deliver spares and associated materials for the military branch’s Mobile User Objective System under the modification, the Defense Department said Thursday. …

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General Dynamics’ Manpack Radio Supports Lockheed MUOS Tests

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 14, 2016 — The U.S. Army has used General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) two-channel AN/PRC-155 Mobile User Objective System manpack radio during a demonstration of the Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) MUOS satellite network, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. “These radios connect the new MUOS network, bridging lower-tier tactical networks… to the big Army network, reaching back to …

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