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L3 Eyes Undersea Market Expansion Through Adaptive Methods Buy

L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) has purchased Centreville, Virginia-based systems engineering firm Adaptive Methods for an undisclosed sum in a move to expand footprint in the undersea market. L3 said Tuesday it will incorporate Adaptive Methods into its sensor systems business segment to operate as L3 Adaptive Methods. Christopher Kubasik, L3 president and …

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BAE Develops Wireless Sensor Tool to Assess Bridging System Service Life

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 27, 2017 — BAE Systems has unveiled a wireless sensor system based on the Bluetooth technology that works to assess the operational condition of military bridging platforms and determine the need for maintenance work, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the sensing tool serves to monitor stress, strain …

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CTC to Support Army Lab ISR R&D Under $249M Contract; Ed Sheehan Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 13, 2017 — Concurrent Technologies Corp. will provide research and development support for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance technology platforms under a potential $248.6 million multi-award contract from the Army Research Laboratory, ExecutiveBiz reported June 5. The company said June 1 the contract covers support for the sensors and electron devices …

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BAE Unveils ‘Movement Intelligence’ Geospatial Analysis Function for Threat Identification

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 7, 2017 — BAE Systems has developed a new “movement intelligence” function for its geospatial analysis software products that will work to support the identification of threats based on motion and activity, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the MOVINT tool on the Geospatial eXploitation Products will utilize …

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Lockheed, Northrop Integrate Tech for Army Modular Active Protection System Demonstrator

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 30, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) have performed initial integration of their respective technologies for a soft-kill demonstrator of the U.S. Army‘s Modular Active Protection System, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Lockheed said Tuesday its Open Architecture Processor as well as Northrop’s Multifunction Electro-Optic System and Passive Infrared …

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L3 Completes $117M Purchase of Implant Sciences’ Explosive Trace Detection Business

L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL), then L-3 Communications, has wrapped up its purchase of Implant Sciences’ explosive trace detection business for $117.5 million cash through an asset purchase agreement. Michael Strianese, chairman and CEO of L3, said in a statement released Thursday the acquisition will help expand L3’s presence in national security …

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Boeing to Choose Supplier of IR Sensors for Air Force’s F-15C/D Jets

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 12, 2016 — The U.S. Air Force has tasked Boeing (NYSE: BA) to select a supplier that will provide 132 infrared search-and-track sensors for the F-15C/D fighter jet as part of a $198 million program, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Flightglobal reported Monday the company’s responsibility covers F-15 IRST sensors for 100 active-duty …

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General Atomics’ Chris Pehrson: UAVs Should Have Function to Support Mission Reassignment

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 22, 2016 — Chris Pehrson, senior director of strategic development at General Atomics‘ aeronautical systems business, has said unmanned aerial vehicles should have added functionalities to support mission reassignment, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Pehrson was one of the participants in a discussion of the potential role of UAVs …

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Northrop Grumman to Feature Mine-Hunting Tech at Unmanned Warrior Exercise

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 6, 2016 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will feature its AQS-24B mine-hunting sensor system during a demonstration at the Unmanned Warrior exercise in October, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the technology works to detect, locate and classify undersea mines using its synthetic aperture sonar and optical laser …

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Ensco to Provide DHS Sensor System for Biothreat Detection

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 29, 2016 — Ensco has received a $4 million contract to provide the Department of Homeland Security an integrated sensor system that works to detect biological and environmental health hazards in buildings, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the technology will consist of an aerosol detection system with environmental monitoring sensors …

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