C4ISR


Air Force orders 3 more Global Hawk UAVs

Northrop gets $240 million contract for Block 30 models of the ISR drone.

Aussie air force kicks in on P-8A spy planes

A $295 million DOD contract includes funding toward four maritime surveillance planes for Australia

New hacking scenario emerges: Wi-Fi signal-sniffing drones

Security analysts are increasingly concerned about camera-carrying drones that could also be used to breach wireless networks.

Army lab to provide software analysis for Joint Strike Fighter

ARMDEC will independently double-check the F-35’s software systems for safety, airworthiness.

DARPA mulls system-of-systems to network maritime operations

Distributed systems could act as a force multiplier, allowing naval forces to rapidly adapt to new challenges.

Air Force adds Airbus to hosted payloads contract

The company will compete to host Air Force communications on commercial satellites.

Air Force adds ship-based radar to missile-detection network

The Cobra King system will use dual state-of-the-art radars for ballistic missile treaty monitoring and verification.

Small device, big impact: Linking classified, unclassified nets at the edge

The CERDEC-developed cable connects radios with the Nett Warrior system, feeding soldiers’ locations into the shared operational picture.