Rapid Fire Morning 2011-06-21: CACI Acquires Pangia
- Lockheed Martin is pushing to offer its F-35 to India, after aerodynamic performance in the the trials phase got its F-16IN Block 60+ rejected. Unfortunately for Lockheed, Indian procurement is very inflexible, the F-35’s own aerodynamic performance has been questioned, and India is beginning an A-MCA program of its own.
- Raytheon gets $51.6 million from the US Navy to support their Extremely High Frequency Satellite Program (NESP) terminals. Raytheon’s AN/USC-38 MILSATCOM terminals are the predecessors to the new AEHF satellites’ secure Navy Multiband Terminals (NMT).
- Raytheon also announces that it has delivered the first of three SeaVue expanded mission capability radars to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
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