Rapid Fire: 2010-03-03

Rapid Fire: 2010-03-03

* Will Northrop Grumman’s new compensation focus on profitability rather than growing market share kill KC-X tanker bid? * US Deputy Secretary of Defense William Lynn asks for an extension to finalize a 3rd multiyear Super Hornet/ EA-18G deal. * USAF, Northrop...
Rapid Fire: 2010-03-03

SPAWAR Awards $145.8M in Contracts for TDL System Support

The US Space and Naval Warfare (SPAWAR) Systems Center Pacific in San Diego, CA awarded $145.8 million in contracts to support tactical data link (TDL) systems for US military services and Foreign Military Sales Program. The TDL systems covered by the contracts...
Rapid Fire: 2010-03-03

The USA’s Missile Defense Advanced Technology Innovation (ATI) Program

(click to view full) In February 2009, the USA’s Missile Defense Agency instituted the Missile Defense Advanced Technology Innovation (ATI) Program to: “…identify and develop innovative concepts, stimulate technology innovation, and exploit...