Defense DepartmentDecember 02, 2020
The armed services have been sharing more information and using risk assessment tools to better secure their supply chains amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Robotics and Autonomous SystemsDecember 01, 2020
FLIR Systems is interested in partnering with another contractor for the Army’s Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle program, according to executives.
Air Force NewsNovember 24, 2020
In a move solidifying the importance of the Advanced Battle Management System program to the Air Force, officials are transferring parts of the high-profile effort to its Rapid Capabilities Office, the service’s acquisition chief said Nov. 24.
Robotics and Autonomous SystemsNovember 20, 2020
An effort within Army Futures Command aimed at collaboration between the service’s scientists and technical experts is zeroing in on synthetic biology, autonomy and artificial intelligence as key priorities, a service official said in October.
SpaceNovember 19, 2020
The Space Force’s Space and Missile Systems Center recently released a request for information to industry seeking input to shape the future of the military's space launch enterprise, an official said Nov. 19.
Air Force NewsNovember 09, 2020
Lockheed Martin is working toward outfitting a directed energy system on fighter jets by the middle of the decade, according to a company official.
Defense ContractingNovember 05, 2020
The Air Force is trying to bolster and expand its innovation base by steering investment capital into small businesses and nontraditional firms and making sure contracting officers pay more attention to non-primes, officials say.
InfotechNovember 04, 2020
A Massachusetts-based aerospace and defense company has developed a new radio frequency processing microchip that could give the Pentagon the ability to reduce the processing time for radar, electronic warfare and 5G communication applications.