Radar Systems

Northrop Grumman to Highlight Key Capabilities at the 17th Annual Space and Missile Defense Symposium

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is highlighting its space and missile defense capabilities during the 17(th) Annual Space and Missile Defense Symposium to be held here Aug. 11-14 at the Von Braun Center. The symposium's 2014 theme is Space and Missile Defense: Foundational to U.S. Strategy Today and in the Future." Northrop Grumman is this year's Titanium sponsor and...

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Rockets

Raytheon Fires Four TALON Laser-Guided Rockets from MD 530G Helicopter

Tests demonstrate TALON's multi-platform capability TUCSON, Ariz. - Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and MD Helicopters, Inc. successfully fired four TALON laser guided rockets from the MD 530G armed aerial scout (AAS) helicopter during a series of tests at Yuma Proving Ground, Ariz. This test further demonstrates the maturity of the TALON Laser Guided Rocket weapon system as a complement to MD's AAS...

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Controls and Controllers

Elbit Systems of America's F-16 CDEEU and CPD Delivered to Lockheed Martin

FORT WORTH, Texas - Elbit Systems of America, LLC, is pleased to announce initial deliveries of our latest F-16 avionics upgrades, the Center Pedestal Display (CPD) and updated Common Data Entry Electronics Unit (CDEEU) to Lockheed Martin. These systems were delivered in support of avionics integration in Lockheed Martin's F-16 Systems Integration Lab and represent just one of many F-16 avionics...

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Communication Systems

Cubic Awarded $4.1 Million Training Order for U.S. Army

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB) announced today that it was awarded a new order valued at $4.1 million for its Instrumentable Multiple Integrated Laser Engagement Tactical Vehicle Systems (I-MILES TVS) from the U.S. Army’s Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI). The order is exercised under Option III under the indefinite...

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ATK and Alenia Aermacchi Successfully Complete Testing on Italian Air Force C-27J with Roll-On/Roll-Off Palletized Gun Systems
Testers

ATK and Alenia Aermacchi Successfully Complete Testing on Italian Air Force C-27J with Roll-On/Roll-Off Palletized Gun Systems

ARLINGTON, Va.Â- – ATK (NYSE: ATK), announced that the ATK and Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi have successfully completed the first phase of ground and flight testing of the fully configured multi-mission MC-27J tactical transport aircraft with the support of the Italian Air Force (ITAF). The series of tests exceeded all test objectives and demonstrated the accuracy of ATK's side-mounted...

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Missiles

SM-6 Successfully Intercepts Supersonic Target

Program moves one step closer to full operational capability LONDON - The USS John Paul Jones (DDG 53) used a Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) Standard Missile-6 to destroy a supersonic high altitude target drone (AQM-37). The test moves the program one step closer to full operational capability. Deployed for the first time in December 2013, SM-6 provides the U.S. Navy extended range protection...

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Communication Networks

Chemring Displays Air Security Solutions at Farnborough Airshow

ROMSEY, England - Visit Chemring at Stand 2C28D, Farnborough Airshow 14 - 20 July Chemring Group is demonstrating its innovative air security solutions, for both the aerospace and defence industries, at this year's Farnborough International AirshowÂ- (FIA). The air security technologies displayed on Chemring's stand (2C28D) cover a range of solutions across countermeasures, communications,...

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Missiles

Raytheon SeaGriffin(TM) Completes Guided Flight Test with New Dual-mode Seeker

Enhanced missile will counter swarming boat threat LONDON - Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) successfully completed the latest guided flight test of its SeaGriffin™ missile. The test further demonstrated the effectiveness of SeaGriffin's semi-active laser guidance system, and the missile's ability to capture images from a newly-added imaging infrared seeker (IIR). During the Raytheon-funded test, a...

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Missiles

US Air Force Fires Two AMRAAMs from Next-Generation Fighter

Test marks first dual AMRAAM shots from any F-35 variant LONDON - A U.S. Air Force pilot successfully fired two Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) AIM 120 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles from an F-35B fighter aircraft. The missiles tracked and engaged two aerial targets during a Weapon Delivery Accuracy mission in Southern California. The test marked the first dual AMRAAM shot from any F-35...

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Aircraft

Embraer to Partner with Saab in Joint Programme Management for Brazil's F-X2 Project

SAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS, BrazilÂ- — EMBRAER S.A. (BMFBOVESPA: EMBR3, NYSE: ERJ) - Embraer and Saab have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to partner in joint programme management for the F-X2 Project, pursuant to the selection of the Gripen NG as Brazil's next generation fighter jet. Under this agreement Embraer will perform a leading role in the overall programme performance as well as...

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