General Dynamics will perform more work on improvements under the SEWIP program.
The Naval Research Lab, in partnership with Penn State, tested algorithms designed to increase the endurance of unmanned sailplanes that ride thermals the way some large birds do.
In a recent exercise, the service’s Space and Missile Defense Command demonstrated electromagnetic interference effects on GPS receivers.
Ten companies and university partners will split into three working groups to assemble atoms into working devices.
The company will support modernization efforts for the embedded GPS/Inertial Navigation System.
In a newly released document, the Navy stresses the need to focus on information warfare in order to counter the tactics of potential adversaries.
The service is looking for small tactical unmanned aerial vehicles capable of providing ISR in both day and night operations in adverse environmental conditions.
The DARPA-ONR program to develop long-range, vertical-lift drones for smaller ships moves into Phase 3.