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Potomac Officers Club to Host 2021 SDA Forum TODAY at 1pm; Learn More About Event Speakers

Since its inception in 2019, the Space Development Agency (SDA) has continually worked to develop and modernize architecture concepts, systems designs, innovative technologies and emerging capabilities to enable leaders across the space domain to leverage next-generation space capabilities that increase warfighters’ lethality, maneuverability and survivability. During Potomac Officers Club’s 2021 …

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AeroVironment Buys Intelligent Systems Group of Progeny; Wahid Nawabi Quoted

AeroVironment (Nasdaq: AVAV) has acquired the intelligent systems group of Progeny Systems through a $30 million cash transaction as part of efforts to drive autonomy and artificial intelligence technology development work and expand robotic systems engineering support for defense and commercial clients. AeroVironment said Wednesday it will merge ISG with …

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Georgia Tech’s Research Arm Lands $998M Air Force Contract for R&D, Engineering Services

A nonprofit organization at Georgia Institute of Technology will continue to support applied research, development and engineering programs at the U.S. Air Force under an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract worth potentially $998 million over 11 years. Georgia Tech Applied Research Corp. will provide acquisition services for the Defense Research, Engineering, Science and …

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RAND Receives $417M DOD Policy Research Support Contract

The RAND Corp. will conduct policy research and analysis work for the Department of Defense’s acquisition and sustainment office under a potential five-year, $417 million contract from the Washington Headquarters Services. DOD said Friday the nonprofit think tank’s federally funded National Defense Research Institute will study policies in the topic …

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Space Experts to Share Insights on Tech Development & Defense Modernization

Since its inception in 2019, the Space Development Agency (SDA) has continually worked to develop and modernize architecture concepts, systems designs, innovative technologies and emerging capabilities to enable leaders across the space domain to leverage next-generation space capabilities that increase warfighters’ lethality, maneuverability and survivability. During Potomac Officers Club’s 2021 …

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Potomac Officers Club’s 2021 SDA Forum to Feature SDA Director Derek Tournear

Since its inception in 2019, the Space Development Agency (SDA) has continually worked to develop and modernize architecture concepts, systems designs, innovative technologies and emerging capabilities to enable leaders across the space domain to leverage next-generation space capabilities that increase warfighters’ lethality, maneuverability and survivability. During Potomac Officers Club’s 2021 …

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SDA Advances Technologies & Modernization Efforts to Remain Competitive in Space

2021 SDA Forum

Since its inception in 2019, the Space Development Agency (SDA) has continually worked to develop and modernize architecture concepts, systems designs, innovative technologies and emerging capabilities to enable leaders across the space domain to leverage next-generation space capabilities that increase warfighters’ lethality, maneuverability and survivability. To register for the 2021 SDA Forum, as well as view upcoming opportunities, visit Potomac Officers Club’s Event Page

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HII Lands Potential $117M Navy Submarine R&D Contract

A division within Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) will help the U.S. Navy conceptualize new submarine systems under a potential $117.3 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract contract. HII's Newport News Shipbuilding business will perform research and development work, design studies and technology integration for future demonstrations, the Department of Defense said Thursday.

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Parsons to Build Tactical Computing Tech for Army; Hector Cuevas Quoted

Hector Cuevas EVP Parsons

Parsons (NYSE: PSN) has secured a $69 million contract to provide computing technology research and development services to the U.S. Army. The company said Tuesday it will explore computational approaches for potential battlefield mission use, machine learning and other emerging technology that can support the branch's high-performance computing applications.

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Parsons to Build Tactical Computing Tech for Army; Hector Cuevas Quoted

Parsons (NYSE: PSN) has secured a $69 million contract to provide computing technology research and development services to the U.S. Army. The company said Tuesday it will explore computational approaches for potential battlefield mission use, machine learning and other emerging technology that can support the branch's high-performance computing applications. Work …

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