General Victor E. Renuart Jr., USAF, commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command, opened the AFCEA Solutions conference on Inter-Agency, Allied and Coalition Information Sharing with a resounding endorsement of the need for continuing conversation about information sharing. But conversation isn't enough, he continued. "Discussions don't move to real solutions very rapidly. Discussion is wonderful, but action is what we need."
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AFCEA Intelligence and the Naval Intelligence Professionals/Naval Intelligence Foundation (NIP/NIF) have joined forces to sponsor two annual writing contests. The contests provide intelligence professionals with opportunities to express themselves on topics of importance to the Intelligence Community and national security.
Raytheon Company has received an award for its Mobile Nuclear Radiation Detection System from Florida's Department of Transportation. The system detects and identifies nuclear radiation in mobile and stationary operations, using advanced spectroscopic technology.
The Boeing Company has been awarded a $38 million contract to develop and test a nonlethal, high-power microwave (HPM) airborne demonstrator for the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory's Counter-Electronics High-Power Microwave Advanced Missile Project.
General Dynamics Awarded Contract to Continue Work on Navy's Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program
The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems a $39.9 million contract for development and production as part of the Navy's Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program Block 1B.
Alion to Provide Software Development and Life-Cycle Support to Maintain Army's Network Planning Terminal
Alion Science and Technology has been awarded a subcontract to provide engineering and technical services to the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command at Fort Monmouth, NJ, in support of the Network Planning Terminal. The total value of the task order is in excess of $38 million.