C4ISR


Android app quickly connects Army’s tactical radios

ODIN, developed in six months from an open Android framework, could cut the time of aligning radios from days to minutes.

Navy takes high-bandwidth satcom to the Arctic

Lockheed’s MUOS constellation can provide mobile connectivity up to 30 miles from the North Pole.

Air Force to outsource Middle East communications

Citing the strain on personnel from ongoing operations, the service looks to hire some help.

Navy steps up electronic attack game with Growler

The full-spectrum aircraft boosts the service’s capabilities as electronic warfare becomes more important.

SpaceX protest halts Air Force satellite launches

A federal court ruling blocks an Air Force contractor from buying Russian rocket engines.

DISA exercises option on C2 modernization

The agency awards Northrop Grumman $53 million to continue work to support joint and multinational operations.

The potential benefits of a laser-based interplanetary Internet

NASA’s successful laser communications demonstration in lunar orbit could pave the way for expanding bandwidth on Earth.

Army gives 4 companies contracts for Soldier Radio Waveform systems

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