Army leaders expect space, cyberspace and the electromagnetic spectrum to be increasingly challenged.
The Navy and Northrop Grumman are developing a next-generation laser-oriented mine-hunting technology designed to detect undersea threats.
The Navy’s EA-18G airborne electronic attack airplane gets improved radar jamming, target location technology and air defense suppression capabilities.
Cyber upgrades will allow ground-based operators to identify and share data on enemy missile launches faster.
Electromagnetic modules are said to double energy density for power-hungry kinetic weapon.
The Navy and Boeing are modernizing software systems for the P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft to link with manned and unmanned systems.
The Navy is procuring upgraded software for sonar systems engineered to improve mine detection and covert tracking ability.
Software and hardware upgrades will enable the F-22 to fire a wider range of weapons and prepare for next-generation sensors.