DARPA Eyes 2017 Liftoff, 2018 Orbital Test Flight for XS-1 Space Plane
DARPA's XS-1 experimental spaceplane might have its first liftoff in 2017, with an orbital test flight to follow in 2018.
India, Israel to Build Missile Defense System
India and Israel are teaming up to build an integrated anti-missile defense system.
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Lockheed Powers On Second GPS III Satellite
Lockheed Martin has powered on the second GPS III satellite per their contract with the US Air Force.
Lockheed, US Army TARDEC Demonstrate Autonomous Convoys
Lockheed and the US Army's TARDEC successfully demonstrated the ability of fully autonomous convoys to operate in urban environments.
Raytheon, French Air Force Demo Paveway GBU-50 Bomb
Raytheon Company and the French Air Force completed a demonstration of a penetrator variant of a Paveway GBU-50 from a Mirage 2000D multirole fighter jet.
US Navy Looking into BAE’s Five-Inch Guided Round for Surface Fleet
The US Navy is considering whether to use a five-inch guided round for the surface fleet amid development of the 155 mm Long-Range Land Attack Projectile.
US Army Considers 6T Li-ion Battery for Military, Commercial Use
The U.S. Army's TARDEC, or Tank and Research Development and Engineering Center, is funding a program to evaluate the 6T Li-ion battery.
Raytheon, L-3 Communications Test Ship Protection System
Defense contractors Raytheon and L-3 Communications have successfully tested their new protection system for small ships.
Lockheed to Produce Automated Test Systems for US Navy
Lockheed Martin has won a $103 million contract from the US Navy to produce new automated test systems which will increase aircraft mission readiness.