After making some changes to the RFP released earlier this month, vendors have an extra two weeks to respond.
DARPA's program calls for a public-private effort to develop a robotic vehicle that can inspect, repair and upgrade GEO satellites that are otherwise out of reach.
The project taps alternative sources and efficient power use to reduce reliance on diesel fuel.
The award adds to the retrofit work for the unmanned aircraft, which is slated to entirely replace the manned U-2 spy plane.
The waste-to-energy demonstration is turning up to 10 tons of trash a day into 300 megawatts of electric power.
The agency’s Tactical Technology Office is hosting a proposers’ day in April to inform contributors about strategy and portfolios for emerging technologies.
The indictment of Iran-linked hackers follows similar charges against others, highlighting that law enforcement has become a new tool in the cybersecurity arsenal.
Mercury Systems' acquisition of Microsemi's would make it the military’s largest supplier of secure embedded processing equipment.