Tag Archives: sensors

Saab Receives Estimated $184M Torpedo Order From Agency in Sweden

Saab has received an estimated $184 million order for a lightweight torpedo system from Sweden’s defense logistics agency. The company will develop, produce and deliver the torpedo from 2016 through 2024 in support of the Swedish armed forces’ underwater systems, Saab said Friday. Gorgen Johansson of Saab said the lightweight torpedo serves as replacement for Torpedo …

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Sparton-Ultra Electronics JV Lands $101M Navy Sonobuoys Order; Joseph Hartnett Comments

ERAPSCO, a joint venture of Sparton Corp. (NYSE: SPA) and Ultra Electronics, has received a five-year, $101.1 million contract to produce sonobuoy sonar systems for the U.S. Navy. Ultra Electronics USSI and Sparton De Leon Springs will manufacture the sonobuoys under production subcontracts from ERAPSCO worth $46.8 million and $54.3 million, …

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Raytheon Signs MOU With AEC to Explore Mideast, Global Market Opportunities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 11,  2015 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has expanded its partnership with Advanced Electronics Company to cover the development of weapon, sensor, aviation and cybersecurity systems for the civilian and defense sectors, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Raytheon said Monday it has signed a new memorandum of understanding with AEC at the …

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Ken Asbury: CACI to Help Army Build Threat Detection Sensors

The U.S. Army has awarded CACI International (NYSE: CACI) a potential two-year, $32.5 million contract to help the service build a range of electronic sensing devices. The contract has one base year and one option year and was awarded through the Army’s Rapid Response Third Generation program, the company said …

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Lockheed Wins $223M South Korea Apache Sensor Sale

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a $223 million contract to produce sensor equipment for use on South Korea’s fleet of Apache helicopters. South Korea is the 12th country to purchase AH-64E Apaches that are equipped with the company’s Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor, the company said Monday. The contract …

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Northrop to Demo DARPA Navigation System on Android; Charles Volk Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won an 18-month contract to demonstrate an open architecture navigation system on an Android mobile device for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. Under the follow-on contract, the company will aim to present the system’s scalability across different types of systems and its plug-and-play features, …

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Raytheon to Design Navy Sensor Netting System

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won a $30, 020, 420 contract modification to design and engineer a sensor netting system for the U.S. Navy to use in anti-air warfare missions. The Cooperative Engagement Capabilities program aims to provide the Navy situational awareness and develop range, cooperative, multiple or layered engagement strategies, the …

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SAIC to Help AF Run Blue Devil Sensor Program; John Fratamico Comments

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) has won a $74 million prime contract to help the U.S. Air Force operate and maintain a sensor program, the company announced Thursday. The single-award,  cost-plus-fixed-fee contract is for one year of support to the Blue Devil program, a follow-on program to the branch’s …

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Northrop to Produce AF Targeting Pods; Jim Mocarski Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $71.5 million U.S. Air Force order to begin full-rate production of new targeting pods and sensors, the company announced Monday. In 2010, the company won a $920 million contract to produce the LITENING SE pods under the Advanced Targeting Pod – Sensor Enhancement …

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Fulcrum IT Eyes Healthcare, HR Portfolio Expansion Through Corbin Buy; Jeff Handy Comments

Fulcrum IT has acquired technology engineering services provider Corbin Co., a prime contractor on a close to $2 billion U.S. Army contract for sensor technology support. Corbin provides cybersecurity and sensor technology services, among others, and will expand Centreville, Va.-based Fulcrum’s healthcare and human resources portfolio to include change management and strategic …

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