Simulated Aegis radar data was integrated with other ISR data to provide increased situational awareness in recent tests.
DARPA’s is looking for technologies that could allow vehicles to dodge incoming fire or avoid enemy detection entirely.
All unmanned craft use an RF link, with makes them vulnerable, says the chief of the Army’s Electronic Warfare Division. DOD is looking for an electromagnetic advantage.
Northrop gets $240 million contract for Block 30 models of the ISR drone.
A $295 million DOD contract includes funding toward four maritime surveillance planes for Australia
Security analysts are increasingly concerned about camera-carrying drones that could also be used to breach wireless networks.
ARMDEC will independently double-check the F-35’s software systems for safety, airworthiness.
Distributed systems could act as a force multiplier, allowing naval forces to rapidly adapt to new challenges.