ULA launched the first two satellites in the Air Force’s formerly secret Geosynchronous Space Situational Awareness Program on July 28, after several days of delays.
DARPA researchers demonstrate an all-silicon SoC transmitter that could make RF systems smaller, lighter, cheaper and better.
The program will set technical standards for hardware in support of the Common Operating Environment and provide a contract vehicle for vendors to work with.
Natick researchers are adapting a 16-gram, remotely operated helicopter that could send real-time video to soldiers and squads, indoors or out.
DARPA's program wants to bring a full, near-real-time operational picture to the infantry squad.
But cyber and R&D would get a boost under bill approved by the appropriations committee.
Flights show that a Gray Eagle can carry out electronic attacks currently handled by C-12 aircraft.
The private space launch company is now qualified to compete for the Air Force’s EELV program.