Lockheed Martin lose $70 million on GPS III overruns

Lockheed Martin will lose its entire fee of ~$70 million to defray an 18% cost overrun on first GPS III satellites. A USAF spokesman says...

Mercury Computer Systems to Deliver Airborne Radar Upgrade

      Mercury’s solutions help protect significant technology investment while delivering a scalable, open-standards architecture deployable across a range of platforms Mercury Computer Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mc.com),...

50 SCS prepares for GBS transition

by Scott Prater Schriever Sentinel SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  -- Its three-letter acronym sounds like it might represent a television network, or perhaps a mispronunciation of GPS,...

NVS Technologies AG Releases Raw Data Output Enabled Firmware for its NV08C Multi-GNSS Receiver...

Montlingen, Switzerland – April 5th, 2012 – NVS Technologies AG, a leading developer of Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) receivers, announces today the release...

Autodesk creates 3D model of headquarters using Octo-Copter UAV

Take one piece of software that can stitch 2D photos into a 3D model, one camera-carrying UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle), and mix well to...

U.S. Air Force Awards AAI Test & Training $6.1 Million for New JSECST Units

HUNT VALLEY, Md., April 2, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AAI Test & Training, an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. TXT -2.50%company, announced today...

ReconRobotics acquires engineering firm

By Chris Newmarker Finance and Commerce Could Edina-based ReconRobotics end up selling flying robots? That is one of the intriguing possibilities coming out of ReconRobotics’ acquisition of...

Harwin’s Datamate Hi-rel Connector System Used by FLIR

Harwin, manufacturer of hi-rel interconnect solutions and cost-saving PCB hardware products, has announced that Flir Systems, the leader in thermal imaging technology, is using...

AeroVironment Unveils Modular Gimbaled Sensor Payload on RQ-11B Raven sUAS

Army Aviation Association of America - AeroVironment, Inc. AVAV -0.30% today unveiled a new miniature gimbaled sensor payload on the battle-proven RQ-11B Raven small unmanned aircraft system...

Onboard charging solution from Millswood Engineering

Australian-based Millswood Engineering (www.millswoodeng.com.au) has developed a new onboard generator for small to medium-sized UAVs. Onboard electrical power generation is useful for extending the range...