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Army awards contracts for helicopters’ anti-missile defense

Northrop Grumman and BAE Systems will continue developing their demonstrators for the CIRCM program.

DISA awards $450M deal for top-secret communications system upkeep

Harris Corp. will provide management and maintenance support for the presidential Crisis Management System for up to 10 years.

Future aircraft could have 'smart skin' that feels injuries

Networked micro-sensors could pave the way for aircraft—and other vehicles—that can detect damage and sense their environment, say BAE Systems researchers.

How cloud is changing the spy game

For the first time, all 17 agencies in the Intelligence Community will be on a shared platform.

Air Force enlists 3D printing for rocket engines

Aerojet Rocketdyne, which also has worked with NASA, will demonstrate large-scale 3-D printing techniques that could be used to manufacturing engine components.

DISA approves AWS GovCloud for higher security levels

The company’s cloud service has achieved provisional authorization to operate at levels 3 and 5 of the DOD Cloud Security Model, AWS said.

Navy awards $2.5B in contracts for CANES

The next-generation shipboard system will replace five networks, boosting interoperability and streamlining upgrades.

Space Command wants better, cheaper (non-Russian) launch engines

The Air Force is considering commercial partnerships to develop a domestically produced booster propulsion system.