The SIRCUS program would investigate how to measure sensor exploitation performance and sensor development, and require up to Secret-level clearances for contractors.
Defense companies dominate Washington Technology’s Top 100 list of federal contractors.
The service calls for studies to explore new command and control systems, and advanced missile hardware and parts.
The Marine Corps Warfighting Laboratory this week is testing a variety of new technologies and gear at its Advanced Warfighting Experiment. Here’s a rundown on a dozen of them.
Expected to be launched in 2015, DARPA’s unmanned ACTUV would track diesel submarines for months at a time.
SpaceX shouldn’t be allowed to challenge the core rocket contract because the company didn’t respond to original RFP, the Air Force says.
The HERMES program is looking to develop new technologies to deal with malicious jamming and an increasingly congested electromagnetic spectrum.
The Army-run JUICE, in which military, civilian and international components test joint emergency response, also draws the attention of hackers.