The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), Air Force Research Lab (AFRL), Lockheed Martin and Aerojet Rocketdyne team accomplished their primary objectives during its second hypersonic air-breathing weapon concept (HAWC) flight test doubling the amount of scramjet powered vehicle data.
Raytheon Missiles & Defense, in partnership with Northrop Grumman, successfully completed its second flight test of the scramjet-powered Hypersonic Air-breathing Weapon Concept (HAWC) for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency and the U.S. Air Force.
Akoustis Technologies, Inc. announced a new multi-year, multi-million dollar contract from DARPA to pursue new materials and device manufacturing methods, possibly extending the company’s patented and proprietary XBAW® technology to 18 GHz.
DARPA’s new Ouija program aims to use sensors on low-orbiting satellites to provide new insights into HF radio wave propagation in the ionosphere, which spans the upper edges of the Earth’s atmosphere to the lower regions of space.
After the successful completion of Phase 1, DARPA has provided BAE Systems’ FAST Labs a $5 million contract for Phase 2 of the Technologies for Mixed-mode Ultra Scaled Integrated Circuits (T-MUSIC) program.