By relaxing its usual requirements, the service is hoping to make UAS inexpensive enough so that their loss could be "tolerated."
The Pentagon’s research arm is looking for lightweight and low-power communications links for CubeSats.
Increment 2 of the Warfighter Information Network – Tactical, being built by General Dynamics, will go into full-rate production.
The service has developed a method for improved communications without the need for satellites by using vehicle-mounted, high-bandwidth networking radios.
Northrop Grumman and its industry partners deliver the first of five UAS that will be part of a system-of-systems ISR capability.
MUOS-3 expands coverage to about three-quarters of the globe; the fourth and final satellite is expected to be launched later this year.
DISA's contracting organization raises the ceiling on a $286.5 million deal for intelligence services while it makes plans to re-compete the contract.
Navy Secretary Ray Mabus voiced some frustration over the delays in the Unmanned Carrier-Launched Airborne Surveillance and Strike program, which Congress wants to focus more on strike capabilities.