A $23.5 million contract awarded to DRA will fund improvements to a collision avoidance system that takes advantage of an unmanned aircraft’s existing sensors.
The Maritime RobotX Challenge pits 15 teams from five Pacific Rim countries against each other in a test of autonomous architectures.
Raytheon wins a $19.5 million contract to get started on the first three of what could be 35 systems, which will form the backbone of ground-based air defense.
Spending with defense vendors fell by 16 percent in 2013, according to a study by the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
Nine pilot installations are seeing results from efforts to use energy more efficiently and generate more from renewable sources.
GIS Federal's patented database technology is leveraging graphics chips to fuse the big data coming from sensors.
NCI, which has handled cyber network operations and security support since 2007, gets a new deal.
CERDEC's modeling and simulation tool tests live hardware in a virtual environment, which can cut costs and development times.