U.S. Navy Awards RTX $677 Million Contract for SPY-6 Radars

June 10, 2024 @ 04:55 PM

Raytheon (RTX) won a $677 million contract to produce AN/SPY-6(V) radars for the U.S

South Korea Develops New Coastal Surveillance Radar System

June 10, 2024 @ 09:52 AM

South Koreas Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) announced today that the Coastal Surveillance Radar-II (GPS-240K) was officially deemed suitable for combat use as of Monday, June 3, 2024. The system was developed in 30 months

Saab to Introduce Giraffe 1X Compact Radar Module at Eurosatory 2024

June 10, 2024 @ 08:55 AM

Saab announced that it will showcase the Compact Radar Module for the Giraffe 1X radar at Eurosatory 2024, scheduled to be held this month in Villepinte near Paris from June 17-21. The Compact Radar Module is designed to offer an all-in-one solution

Czech Firm ERA’s Passive Sensors and Multi-Sensor Tracking Capabilities to Integrate with...

June 7, 2024 @ 11:55 AM

Diehl Defence and the Czech firm ERA, a member of the OMNIPOL group, have signed an MoU at the ILA Airshow in Berlin to enhance cooperation in passive sensors and multi-sensor tracking for ground-based air defense systems (GBAD). ERA, headquartered in the Czech Republic, is a company that deals with multilateration,...

Hensoldt Presents New 'Stealthy' Infrared Detection System for Airborne Platforms

June 7, 2024 @ 11:28 AM

Sensor specialist HENSOLDT has unveiled a stealthy multifunctional infrared detection system developed for flying platforms. The system consists of a central computer and an imaging unit, employing two-color infrared technology to provide enhanced hazard detection capabilities with long-range coverage and a low false alarm rate

Lockheed Martin, University of Iowa Demonstrate AI in Air-to-Air Intercepts

June 6, 2024 @ 05:09 AM

Lockheed Martin Skunk Works and the University of Iowa's Operator Performance Laboratory (OPL) demonstrated AI-piloted air-to-air intercepts using an L-29 Delfin jet. The partnership led to flight demonstrations in which Artificial Intelligence (AI) directly piloted and conducted tactical exercises with a full-scale, live aircraft – specifically, one of OPL's L-29 Delfin jets – by issuing commands related to heading, speed, and altitude

U.S. Navy P-8A Poseidon Aircraft to Get Electronic Warfare Pods

June 6, 2024 @ 04:52 AM

BAE Systems has won a $95 million U.S

Russia Researching Use of Neural Networks to Detect Small Drones

June 4, 2024 @ 11:18 AM

A Russian University is studying the use of neural networks to detect small drones which sneak in under the radar umbrella of air defense systems. Specialists from Tula State University (TulSU) are exploring the combination of neural networks with radar systems to detect unique patterns in sound and movement that differentiate small UAVs with other flying objects and direct counter-drone devices at them

Poland Secures $960M Agreement for Purchase of Aerostats to Detect Airborne, Maritime...

May 23, 2024 @ 08:28 AM

Poland has finalized a contract worth $960 million for the acquisition of aerostat-based early warning radar systems. The

GA-ASI Wins $95M for Smart Sensor ISR Prototype Development

May 23, 2024 @ 07:27 AM

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) secured a contract worth $94

Russian Firm Unveils RT Protect EDR Cyber Defense System

May 22, 2024 @ 06:16 AM

RT-Information Security, a division of the Rostec State Corporation, introduced RT Protect EDR, a domestically developed cybersecurity system designed to detect and automatically counter cyber-attacks on end devices at the CIPR-2024 forum. RT Protect EDR is already in use at Rostecs aircraft, engine, and defense enterprises

Indra Introduces AI-enabled 360 Vision System for Armored Vehicles

May 21, 2024 @ 06:38 AM

Indra has introduced a new 360 vision system for armored vehicles aimed at enhancing their operational capabilities. The system, demonstrated at the Wheeled Vehicle Maintenance Park and Center No