Woodstock Wire: Defense Dispatch

April 25, 2018

Northrop Grumman Releases First Quarter 2018 Financial Results

Military -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has released its first quarter 2018 financial results. A copy of the earnings release has been furnished...

April 25, 2018 04:55 PM

Saab Showcases its Digital Tower Technology to Scottish Highlands and Islands Airports

Military -- Saab - Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions (SDATS) is today attending a consultation event hosted by Highlands & Islands Airports Ltd (HIAL),...

April 25, 2018 04:55 PM

Contracts For April 24, 2018

Military -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - CONTRACTS ARMY Caddell Construction Co. (DE) LLC, Montgomery, Alabama, was awarded a $127,000,000

April 25, 2018 04:55 PM

April 24, 2018

US Navy Gearing up for Boost in Submarine Production

U.S. News -- The U.S. Navy is working to build three attack submarines in some years as opposed to two, and wants to keep five of its attack submarines in...

April 24, 2018 05:24 PM

Lockheed Martin Reports First Quarter 2018 Results

PR Newswire: Semiconductors -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) today reported first quarter 2018 net sales of $11.6 billion, compared to $11.2 billion in the first quarter of 2017....

April 24, 2018 05:20 PM

United Airlines Takes Delivery of the Fuel Efficient 737 MAX 9

PR Newswire: Electronic Design Automation -- United Airlines announced today that it has taken delivery of its first 737 MAX 9 aircraft from the Boeing Delivery Center in Seattle, WA. The...

April 24, 2018 05:17 PM

Contracts For April 23, 2018

Military -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - CONTRACTS NAVY The Whiting-Turner Contracting Co., Baltimore, Maryland, is awarded a $101,770,338

April 24, 2018 03:24 PM

April 23, 2018

SAIC Awarded $73 Million Task Order by SPAWAR

Business Wire: Software -- The U.S. Navy's Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) awarded Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) a task order to...

April 23, 2018 05:53 PM

April 22, 2018

Lockheed Martin Submits Proposal for U.S. Air Force's GPS IIIF Program

PR Newswire: Electronic Design Automation -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has submitted a competitive and fully compliant proposal for the U.S. Air Force's GPS III Follow On (GPS IIIF) program,...

April 22, 2018 06:36 AM

Sikorsky Announces its German Industrialization for the Country's New Heavy Lift Helicopter Competition

PR Newswire: High Tech Security -- Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) Company, announced its German industrialization plan for competing in the German Air Force "Schwerer...

April 22, 2018 06:31 AM

HawkEye 360 Selects Norway's Kongsberg Satellite Service (KSAT) to Provide Ground Station Services for Pathfinder Mission

Business Wire: Networks -- HawkEye 360 selected Norway's Kongsberg Satellite Service (KSAT) to provide ground station services for its pathfinder mission.

April 22, 2018 06:22 AM

Curtiss-Wright Awarded $85 Million Contract to Support U.S. Navy's Ford-Class Aircraft Carrier Program

Business Wire: Engineering News -- Curtiss-Wright Awarded $85 Million Contract to Support U.S. Navy's Ford-Class Aircraft Carrier Program

April 22, 2018 06:21 AM

Orbital ATK-Built Planet-Hunting Satellite Successfully Deployed For NASA

Business Wire: Aerospace News -- Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, announced that the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS),...

April 22, 2018 06:20 AM

Orbital ATK Reinforces Commitment to U.S. Air Force EELV Program with OmegA Rocket

Business Wire: Aerospace News -- During the 34th annual Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies,...

April 22, 2018 06:20 AM

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded $59.0 Million Strategic Contract from U.S. Navy for Next Generation Satellite Earth Station Equipment

Business Wire: Aerospace News -- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL) announced today that during its third quarter of fiscal 2018, its Tempe, Arizona-based...

April 22, 2018 06:20 AM

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded $6.5 Million in Contracts for MTTS Deployable Troposcatter Systems and Advanced ISR Downlinks for the Armed Forces of the Philippines

Business Wire: Hardware -- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL) announced today that during its third quarter of fiscal 2018, its Orlando-based...

April 22, 2018 06:16 AM

The Galapagos Islands

Life -- NASA Image of the day - "The Enchanted Islands of #Ecuador - the Galapagos," were photographed by NASA astronaut Ricky Arnold from aboard the...

April 22, 2018 04:16 AM

Contracts For April 20, 2018

Military -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - CONTRACTS ARMY Dell Federal Systems LP, Round Rock, Texas (W91QUZ-06-D-0002 P00046); CDW Government

April 22, 2018 03:28 AM

April 20, 2018

Blue Origin CEO says next-gen BE-4 rocket engine meets technical requirements

GeekWire -- For years, there's been a big question surrounding the next-generation BE-4 rocket engine that's being built by Amazon...

April 20, 2018 06:06 PM

Saab Receives Training Systems Order for the Swedish Army

Military -- Saab - Saab has signed a contract with the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration, FMV, for training systems for the Swedish Army. The order...

April 20, 2018 05:39 PM

Saab Receives Order for Australian OPV Situational Awareness System

Military -- Saab - Saab has received a contract from Luerssen Australia for the Situational Awareness System (SAS) for the Royal Australian Navy's new Offshore...

April 20, 2018 05:39 PM

Contracts For April 19, 2018

Military -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - CONTRACTS NAVY Raytheon Co., Marlborough, Massachusetts, is awarded a $136,529,350

April 20, 2018 05:39 PM

April 19, 2018

Raytheon awarded $83 million mine neutralizer contract

Military -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded an $83 million contract for the design, test and deployment of the Barracuda mine neutralization...

April 19, 2018 06:45 PM

Developmental testing completed on Small Diameter Bomb II

Military -- Raytheon - New weapon moves to operational testing prior to fielding

April 19, 2018 06:45 PM

Contracts For April 18, 2018

Military -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - CONTRACTS AIR FORCE Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Space, Huntsville, Alabama, is the

April 19, 2018 06:30 PM

Raytheon builds small satellites for Department of Homeland Security

Military -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has built two small, Polar Scout satellites for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in partnership with Millennium...

April 19, 2018 06:27 PM

Lockheed Martin CEO: Space industry has a once-in-a-generation opportunity

Enterprise -- Digital Colorado - Hewson says evolution of tech, national security priorities drive company's $1.5 billion investment in new capabilities, Colorado...

April 19, 2018 05:35 PM

April 18, 2018

Orbital ATK christens its next-generation rocket: Say hello to OmegA with an 'A'

GeekWire -- Orbital ATK's entrant in the competition for national security launches has a new name: OmegA. The project also has...

April 18, 2018 09:39 PM

Paul Allen's Stratolaunch aims to put the world's biggest plane in the air this summer

GeekWire -- Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen's Stratolaunch space company says it's on track to conduct the first test flight of...

April 18, 2018 09:39 PM

SNC and Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin show off hardware at Colorado's Space Symposium

GeekWire -- A year after Blue Origin put its New Shepard rocket booster on public display for the first time, Amazon billionaire...

April 18, 2018 09:37 PM

Invitation to Saab's Annual Gripen Seminar

Military -- Saab - Saab is pleased to invite media, financial analysts and investors to the annual Gripen seminar in Stockholm, Sweden, on 16 May 2018.

April 18, 2018 07:30 PM

Contracts For April 17, 2018

Military -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - CONTRACTS ARMY Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. LLC, Oak Brook, Illinois, was awarded a $51,395,435

April 18, 2018 07:30 PM

April 17, 2018

F-35 gets precision target engagement with Raytheon JSOW missile

Military -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the U.S. Navy completed the final developmental test to integrate the Joint Standoff Weapon C onto the F-35...

April 17, 2018 05:32 PM

Saab Delivering Digital Towers to First Airport Without Traditional Tower

Military -- Saab - Saab will be installing and operating digital towers for the new Scandinavian Mountains Airport in Salen, Sweden. It is the first airport...

April 17, 2018 03:55 PM

Contracts For April 16, 2018

Military -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - CONTRACTS ARMY Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. LLC, Oak Brook, Illinois, was awarded a $51,395,435

April 17, 2018 03:55 PM

Vice President Mike Pence helps kick off 34th annual Space Symposium in Colorado Springs

Enterprise -- Digital Colorado - The 34th annual Space Symposium, a four-day conference at The Broadmoor hotel that attracts 14,000 participants, hundreds...

April 17, 2018 03:37 AM

April 16, 2018

Electric Propulsion Pioneer Phase Four Reveals Results That Challenge Incumbents on Performance, Promising a New Era of Satellite Functionality

PR Newswire: Computer Software -- Space Symposium -- Phase Four, a provider of electric radio frequency (RF) thrusters for in-space propulsion, today announced the results of...

April 16, 2018 04:27 PM

Ball Aerospace to Collaborate with Honeywell for Optical Communication DataLinks Products

PR Newswire: High Tech Security -- Ball Aerospace is collaborating with Honeywell to develop and produce high-performance, high-reliability Optical Communication DataLinks that...

April 16, 2018 04:27 PM

SpaceX's Falcon 9 poised to fling 350kg planet-sniffing satellite into Earth orbit

Enterprise -- The Register - NASA boffins hope Musk's firm doesn't make a mess of TESS

Planet hunters will be keeping their fingers crossed this evening as...

April 16, 2018 04:02 PM

United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches AFSPC-11 Mission for the U.S. Air Force

PR Newswire: High Tech Security -- A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying the Air Force Space Command (AFSPC)-11 mission lifted off from Space Launch Complex-41...

April 16, 2018 03:22 PM

Orbital ATK-Designed Satellites Demonstrate Affordable Access to Space for U.S. Air Force

Business Wire: Aerospace News -- Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, designed the EAGLE (ESPA Augmented Geostationary Laboratory Experiment)...

April 16, 2018 03:21 PM

April 15, 2018

Missile Defense Agency Makes Test Launch Calendar Classified

U.S. News -- The government will no longer post a public calendar of upcoming missile tests under a new Missile Defense Agency policy.

April 15, 2018 03:56 AM

Lockheed Martin-Led Team Hosts Christening for Future USS INDIANAPOLIS

PR Newswire: High Tech Security -- The Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT)-led industry team hosted the christening ceremony for the 17th Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) at the Fincantieri...

April 15, 2018 03:19 AM

Boeing, Qatar Airways Sign Letter of Intent for Five 777 Freighters

PR Newswire: High Tech Security -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Qatar Airways today signed a letter of intent to purchase five 777 Freighters, valued at $1.7 billion at list prices. When...

April 15, 2018 03:11 AM

Lockheed Martin and Cobham Team to Develop Next Generation Jammer Low Band for U.S. Navy's Electronic Warfare Aircraft

PR Newswire: High Tech Security -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Cobham (LSE: COB) are joining forces for the Next Generation Jammer Low Band (NGJ-LB) competition to replace...

April 15, 2018 03:11 AM

BAE Systems Wins Additional Mk110 Naval Guns Contract for U.S. Navy LCS

Business Wire: Hardware -- BAE Systems has been awarded a contract to provide two additional Mk110 Naval Gun Systems for the Independence variant of the U.S. Navy's LCS.

April 15, 2018 03:05 AM

Harris Corporation New Jersey Employees Assemble Food Packs for Local Children

Business Wire: Aerospace News -- About 150 Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) employees in New Jersey assembled 3,000 food packs yesterday that were donated to the Center for Food...

April 15, 2018 03:04 AM

A heavyweight solution for lighter-weight combat vehicles

Life -- EurekAlert - Researchers at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory have developed and successfully tested a novel process -- called Friction Stir...

April 15, 2018 02:07 AM

April 14, 2018

Latest F-35 flight tests finish - and US stops accepting new jets

Enterprise -- The Register - Contract wrangle overshadows milestone

The F-35 fighter jet has completed one of its years-long flight testing programmes - just...

April 14, 2018 11:44 PM

Contracts For April 13, 2018

Military -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - CONTRACTS DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCY Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co., Herndon, Virginia, was

April 14, 2018 10:35 PM