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Boeing to Integrate EHF Communication System on Air Force B-52s

September 30, 2009
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company has received a $5.4 million contract for the initial effort required for integrating a new satellite communication system on the U.S. Air Force B-52 fleet. The Extremely High Frequency (EHF) system will enable the exchange of information through Family of Advanced Beyond Line-of-Sight Terminals (FAB-T), enabling communication with the B-52 from ground, air and space platforms.

ATK Awarded Contract for Technology Demonstration Phase

September 28, 2009
By Katie Packard

ATK Integrated Systems is being awarded a $32 million contract for the technology demonstration phase for the Joint and Allied Threat Awareness System for the design, development and demonstration of a prototype for an advanced missile warning system to be installed on U.S. Navy and Marine Corps aircraft to increase survivability in hostile environments.

General Dynamics Awarded $24 Million to Provide Remote Weapon Systems That Protect Tank Commanders

September 28, 2009
By Katie Packard

General Dynamics Land Systems has been awarded a $24 million contract to supply Commanders Remote Operated Weapons Stations, version two (CROWS II) kits to the U.S. Army TACOM Lifecycle Management Command. CROWS II is a remote-controlled weapon system that provides soldiers the ability to acquire and engage targets from inside the protection of an armored vehicle.

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