Army gives 4 companies contracts for Soldier Radio Waveform systems

The companies will supply SRW-Appliqué systems to extend tactical communications in the field.

Pentagon's rapid plan for maintaining air superiority

DARPA’s system of systems approach looks to do away with long development cycles.

In-flight system to give rapid-response forces a good look ahead

The Enroute Mission Command Capability, being installed on C17 aircraft, delivers real-time video and collaboration tools for planning missions.

Army gets tactical comm closer to the smartphone experience

The Common Operating Environment’s map-based apps and common look tie together the command, mounted and handheld platforms.

DARPA renews efforts to deal with a crowded, contested spectrum

New amendment seeks proposals for RadioMap and SSPARC programs.

Navy forms team to boost shipboard cybersecurity

SPAWAR creates the Cyber Readiness Team to address the risks often caused by legacy software.

SpaceX launches protest of Air Force rocket contract

The commercial space company says the Air Force's sole-source award to United Launch Services should have been competed.

Navy advancing carrier-based drone program

NAVAIR issues a draft RFP to the four companies already working on designs for the UCLASS system, which the Navy expects to be operational by 2020.