“Ground Systems” team is the winner of DARPA’s FANG Challenge (Fast Adaptable Next-Generation) Ground Vehicle: DARPA ANNOUNCES WINNER OF THE FIRST FANG CHALLENGE The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) awarded [...]
Tomahawk Block IV: A Two-Way Satellite Link Allows In-Flight Redirection To More Critical Targets..!
Tomahawk Block IV Contract For 2013… The U.S. Navy awarded Raytheon Company a $254.6 million contract to procure Tomahawk Block IV tactical cruise missiles for fiscal year 2013. The contract calls for Raytheon to build and deliver Tomahawk [...]
JLENS: A Real-World Scenario Simulation… Swarming boats operating in highly-trafficked strategic waterways will soon be easier to detect, target and engage. During a recent test, a Raytheon Company JLENS simultaneously detected and tracked [...]
Denmark To Buy 9 MH-60R SEAHAWK Helicopters… The U.S. Navy announced that the Danish government signed an official letter of offer and acceptance formalizing its intent to buy nine MH-60R SEAHAWK® helicopters and comprehensive logistics [...]
Anti-Submarine Warfare: Quiet Diesel Electric Submarines… The growing number of adversaries able to build and operate quiet diesel electric submarines is a national security threat that affects U.S. and friendly naval operations around the [...]
Fusing Useful Aspects With Infrared Images… It is often the case with new military technologies that warfighters need to adjust to their equipment to access needed capabilities. As missions shift, however, and warfighters are required to [...]
Resetting Bradley… BAE Systems received a $97 million contract to reset up to 146 Bradley Fighting Vehicles – one of the most survivable and reliable combat systems in the U.S. Army inventory. Under the reset effort, the fighting vehicles [...]
Boeing 737 (AEW&C): Final Delivery To ROKAF… Boeing 737: Boeing on Oct. 24 delivered the fourth and final 737 Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C) aircraft to the Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF), demonstrating the continuing [...]
V-22 Osprey: A $74 Million Contract… V-22 Osprey:The U.S. Marine Corps has awarded a $74 million contract to the Bell Boeing V-22 Program, a strategic alliance between Boeing and Bell Helicopter – Textron for seven Osprey ground-based [...]
Defense Innovation Systems… New innovations for the U.S. Army, including the Ground Launched Small Diameter Bomb and AH-6 Light Attack/Reconnaissance helicopter, are among the capabilities Boeing will showcase during the Association of the [...]
How Is The U.S. Army Going To Improve Warfighters’ Ability To Counter Rockets And Unmanned Aerial Threats…? | Laser
globalnewspointer.net+ A Truck-Mounted Directed Energy System… / Laser Under a follow-on contractual effort from the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command (SMDC), Boeing will continue developing a truck-mounted [...]
How Has A “BattleGuard” Provided Warfighters With 360 Degrees Of "Under Armor" Unobstructed Coverage..?
BattleGuard: Modular, Cost-Effective Remote Weapon Station For Combat Vehicles… Raytheon Company unveils its BattleGuard modular weapon system at the U.S. Army 2012 Maneuver Conference, which runs Sept. 18-19. BattleGuard is an integrated [...]
How Is The U.S. Navy Going To Enhance The Performance Of the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler Jets..?
Successful Flight Test… / EA-18G Growler Boeing and the U.S. Navy on Sept. 6 successfully flight tested a new mission computer that will expand the performance of the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler. The new Type 4 Advanced Mission [...]
A $3.5 Million Contract… / Havoc Underscoring the company’s ability to deliver cost effective ground vehicle solutions, Lockheed Martin received a $3.5 million contract from the U.S. Marine Corps to test and validate the company’s Havoc [...]
Discover A Lightweight, Powerful, Precision Weapon That Is Specially Designed For Contingency Operations..! | Pyros
Pyros: A Successful WarHead And Guidance Test… Raytheon Company completed a successful warhead and guidance system test of its Pyros™ small tactical munition. The end-to-end test validated the weapon’s guidance modes (semi-active [...]