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ALMA spots supernova dust factory

Aerospace & Defense
European Southern Observatory (ESO)
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Striking new observations with the Atacama Large Millimeter/ submillimeter Array (ALMA) telescope capture, for the first time, the remains of a recent supernova brimming with freshly formed dust. If enough of this dust makes the perilous transition into interstellar space, it could explain how many galaxies acquired their dusty, dusky appearance.


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BAE Systems Multi-INT system delivers actionable intelligence

International
BAE Systems
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BAE Systems has designed the SWaP Multi-INT system, which detects and tracks adversaries’ activities in real time. The new multi-function radar system integrates with airborne intelligence, gathering sensors that capture information simultaneously.


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NV selected as UAV development center

The Ferraro Group
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The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced that Nevada has been selected as one of six locations to be a center for unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) development in the United States. As a UAV development site, the most likely economic forecast shows that there could be thousands of jobs for UAS direct employees with an average wage of approximately $62,000; an estimated $2.5 billion in economic impact in present dollars; and an estimated $125 million in annual state and local tax revenue.


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BAE to maintain the U.S. Navy's Fleet Ballistic Missile Program

Aerospace & Defense
BAE Systems
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The U.S. Navy has awarded BAE Systems a three-year, $171 million contract to continue providing engineering and integration support to its Fleet Ballistic Missile Program. The work will focus on the Navy’s Trident II D-5 submarine-launched ballistic missiles.


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Exelis to provide Estonia with transportable ground control radar

Aerospace & Defense
Exelis Inc.
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Exelis has received a contract valued at more than $8 million to provide transportable, precision ground control approach capabilities to the Estonian armed forces. The GCA-2020 radar system will enable Estonia Ämari Air base, one of NATO's most modern bases, to support NATO exercises, contingencies and humanitarian efforts.


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Exelis delivers advanced weather satellite payload to commercial customer in Japan

Exelis Inc.
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Exelis is supporting Japan's forecasting capabilities with the delivery of its first advanced weather satellite payload to Mitsubishi Electric Corp., based in Japan.


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Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Receives ~$7M for military communications amplifiers

Comtech Telecommunications Corp.
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Comtech Telecommunications Corp. announced that its Santa Clara, California-based subsidiary, Comtech Xicom Technology Inc., received an order for approximately $7 million from a U.S.-based system integrator for Traveling Wave Tube Amplifiers ("TWTAs") for a major U.S. Army satellite communications program.


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U.S. Air Force awards Lockheed Martin contract to complete two more GPS III satellites

Lockheed Martin
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The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin more than $200 million in contract options to complete production of its fifth and sixth next-generation Global Positioning System satellites, known as GPS III.


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Thales Alenia Space wins contract for Brazil's communications satellite system

International
Thales Alenia Space
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Thales Alenia Space has signed a contract with Visiona for Brazil’s Geostationary Defense and Strategic Communications Satellite (SGDC) program.


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SAAB and DragonWave upgrade Sweden's national security communication network

DragonWave Inc.
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DragonWave Inc., a leading global supplier of packet microwave radio systems for mobile and access networks, announced an agreement with defense and security company Saab to work collaboratively on the expansion and enhancement of national security communication networks in Sweden, Norway, Finland, Denmark and Iceland.


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