Comtech Xicom Technology received a $7.5 million follow-on order for GaN solid-state power amplifiers (SSPA) that will be used for commercial airborne, in-flight connectivity. Comtech's GaN SSPAs will help to enable high speed satellite connectivity for both airlines and travelers around the world.
Teledyne Labtech, a U.K.-based business unit of Teledyne Microwave Solutions, announced that it has secured a new supply contract worth over £11 million as part of an agreement with international aerospace, defence and security company Leonardo.
Mercury Systems, Inc. announced it received a $5.5 million follow-on order from a leading defense prime contractor for compact, highly ruggedized, system-in-package (SiP) devices for an airborne weapons application.
The report "Counter-IED Market by End User, Deployment , Capability and Region—Global Forecast to 2022", the counter-IED market is projected to grow from US$1.78 billion in 2017 to US$2.03 billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 2.64 percent during the forecast period from 2017 to 2022.
Leonardo DRS announced that it has received a contract award from the U.S. Army for up to $16 million, under an urgent operational need, to develop a counter-unmanned aerial system (C-UAS) capability to protect soldiers from enemy drones.