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Harris Falcon radio

New radios to improve SOCOM’s tactical communications

Falcon III tactical radios will operate on wideband frequencies and provide video, voice, and data capabilities.

Army CREW Duke anti IED

US mulls sharing anti-IED tech with Russia for Sochi Olympics

Jamming technology used in Iraq and Afghanistan could disrupt radio and cell signals used to set off bombs — if they can work with Russian networks.

Army virtual reality

Army to expand use of virtual tools, augmented reality for training

Technologies would help soldier and small units prepare for major field exercises.

Air Force SBSS

Orbiting surveillance system protects satellites from space junk

The Air Force’s Boeing Space-Based Space Surveillance satellite detects threats more quickly than ground systems, decreasing risk of damage by two-thirds.

BAE to lead improvements for DARPA intelligence system

The Insight program will utilize forecasting algorithms and behavioral learning to determine threats.

GATR inflatable sat antenna

Army strikes deal for inflatable SATCOM antennas

The five-year, $400 million contract gives the Army, Marines and other commands access to the easily deployed devices.

Northrop upgrades electronic warfare simulator

The Advanced Pulse Generator can be retrofitted onto any existing CEESIM system.

Air Force lab’s new 20-Tflop computer will mimic human brain

AFRL orders an embedded computing system from GE designed to simulate the nervous system’s pathways and will support next-generation radar systems.