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Pentagon Official: Research, Development No Place to Cut Costs

Pentagon Official: Research, Development No Place to Cut Costs

At a time when technological development is flourishing in countries such as China and North Korea, the United States is at risk of falling behind due to budgetary constraints, the acting assistant secretary of defense for research and engineering said […]


Solution to weapon development problem: HALO, Mass Effect

Solution to weapon development problem: HALO, Mass Effect

David Musgrave is a man with a problem. His latest project is undergoing field testing and he’s just not getting the data he wants on how the weapon system he helped to develop is being used. The solution to his […]


TALON Laser-Guided Rocket Team Completes Key Development Milestone

TALON Laser-Guided Rocket Team Completes Key Development Milestone

Raytheon Company completed additional testing of the TALON Laser-Guided Rocket on the AH-64D Apache Longbow helicopter. Raytheon and Emirates Advanced Investment Group are developing TALON under a cooperative development effort. TALON met or exceeded all Raytheon test objectives, which included […]


Boeing F/A-18E/F IRST System Advances to Next Development Phase

Boeing F/A-18E/F IRST System Advances to Next Development Phase

The Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornet Infrared Search and Track (IRST) program received a Milestone B Acquisition Decision Memorandum from the U.S. Navy on July 13. This allows the program to advance to its next development phase – Engineering and Manufacturing […]


Army seeks technology development partnerships

Army seeks technology development partnerships

BEL AIR, Md: The Army’s scientific and engineering community showcased research and development contract opportunities during a two-day event June 16-17 at Harford Community College. “The showcase presentations will provide you with information about the many exciting changes and related […]


MoD Wastes Millions On Unproductive Procurement

MoD Wastes Millions On Unproductive Procurement

The MoD is spending hundreds of millions of pounds a year on unproductive activities because it has commissioned more work than it can afford to pay for, says the Defence Select Committee in its Report, Defence Equipment 2010, which is […]


Dempsey talks TRADOC future, leader development at AUSA

Dempsey talks TRADOC future, leader development at AUSA

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla: Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, commander of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, delivered remarks on leader and concept development during the Association of the United States Army Winter Symposium and Exposition here today. Dempsey began by […]


Armed Black Hawk Demonstrator Completes Test Program

Armed Black Hawk Demonstrator Completes Test Program

STRATFORD, Conn: Sikorsky Military Systems, a business unit of Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., and Elbit Systems Ltd. have successfully completed the Armed Black Hawk (ABH) demonstrator program, proof-of concept for the development Battlehawk helicopter. Sikorsky is a subsidiary of United Technologies […]


Military Ops Propelling Airborne Communications Market

Military Ops Propelling Airborne Communications Market

NEWTOWN, Conn: Forecast International projects that the U.S. military airborne communications market will be worth more than $7.8 billion from 2009-2018. During this timeframe, the military is expected to purchase some 9,200 airborne communications systems in addition to funding new […]


 
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