Woodstock Wire: Defense Dispatch

February 25, 2018

Saab Receives Order for Sustainment of ANZAC Frigates

Military -- Saab - Saab has received an order from the Australian Government under the Warship Asset Management Agreement (WAMA) that will see the continuation...

February 25, 2018 06:45 AM

Contracts For Feb. 23, 2018

Military -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - CONTRACTS DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY Genco Infrastructure Solutions Inc., Cranberry Township,

February 25, 2018 06:45 AM

Saab Reveals First GlobalEye AEW&C Aircraft

Military -- Saab - Today Saab rolls out the first GlobalEye Airborne Early Warning & Control (AEW&C) aircraft to the media at its Linkoping site, Sweden....

February 25, 2018 06:45 AM

Contracts For Feb. 22, 2018

Military -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - CONTRACTS DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY Produce Source Partners Inc.,* Ashland, Virginia, has been

February 25, 2018 06:45 AM

PAZ MISSION

Military -- SpaceX News - On Thursday, February 22nd at 6:17 a.m. PT, SpaceX successfully launched the PAZ satellite from Space Launch Complex 4E...

February 25, 2018 06:45 AM

Contracts For Feb. 21, 2018

Military -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - CONTRACTS DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY United Technologies Aerospace Systems, Windsor Locks,

February 25, 2018 06:44 AM

Contracts For Feb. 20, 2018

Military -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - CONTRACTS ARMY Capco LLC,* Grand Junction, Colorado (W15QKN-18-D-00035); and Design West

February 25, 2018 06:43 AM

Raytheon overhauling Royal Canadian Navy Phalanx Close-In Weapon System

Military -- Raytheon Canada Limited is overhauling and providing in-service support for the Phalanx Close-In Weapon Systems operated by the Royal Canadian...

February 25, 2018 06:43 AM

February 22, 2018

TTI, Inc. Establishes Military & Aerospace Business Segment; Hires Key VP Mil-Aero Position

Distribution -- TTI Releases - TTI, the leading global authorized distributor of electronic components, announced today...

February 22, 2018 06:25 PM

February 20, 2018

February 19, 2018

Space Defense Center in Colorado Begins 24-Hour Operations

U.S. News -- The National Space Defense Center at Schriever Air Force Base in Colorado is now in full operation.

February 19, 2018 01:06 AM

Airplane Work Expected to Bring 400 Jobs to Georgia Air Base

U.S. News -- Robins Air Force Base in central Georgia will soon begin doing overhaul maintenance on the C-130 airplanes flown by the U.S. Navy and Marine...

February 19, 2018 12:34 AM

China's J-20 stealth fighter jet has officially entered service

Popular Science -- Ready to "safeguard China's sovereignty, security and territorial integrity."



China's J-20 stealth fighter is ready...

February 19, 2018 12:23 AM

February 18, 2018

Venerable B-52 May Outlive Snazzier, Younger Bombers

U.S. News -- The Air Force says the venerable B-52 bomber, which that gained lasting fame in Vietnam as an aerial terror, is now likely to outlive its younger,...

February 18, 2018 07:31 AM

Boeing 737 MAX 9 Awarded FAA Certification

PR Newswire: Internet Technology -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] announced today that the 737 MAX 9 has received an amended type certificate (ATC) from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration...

February 18, 2018 07:25 AM

Lockheed Martin Receives Freedom-variant FFG(X) Conceptual Design Contract

PR Newswire: High Tech Security -- The U.S. Navy awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $15 million contract to mature its Freedom-variant Frigate design as a part of the Navy's...

February 18, 2018 06:30 AM

Teledyne Awarded $45.7 Million Missile Defense Contract

Business Wire: Aerospace News -- Teledyne Technologies Incorporated (NYSE:TDY) announced today that its subsidiary, Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc., has been awarded a $45.7...

February 18, 2018 06:10 AM

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Announces Contract Award Worth $1.4 Million with South American Telecom Service Provider

Business Wire: Aerospace News -- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq: CMTL) announced today that, during its second quarter of fiscal 2018, its Enterprise...

February 18, 2018 06:02 AM

U.S. Navy Awards BAE Systems Contract to Modernize USS Philippine Sea

Business Wire: Engineering News -- BAE Systems has received a $9.6 million contract from the U.S. Navy to modernize the guided-missile cruiser USS Philippine Sea (CG 58).

February 18, 2018 05:59 AM

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Announces Contract Renewal Worth $4.6 Million with a U.S. Wireless Carrier

Business Wire: Hardware -- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL) announced today that, during its second quarter of fiscal 2018, its Enterprise...

February 18, 2018 05:54 AM

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Announces Contract Renewal Worth $1.4 Million with Leading Automotive Services Provider

Business Wire: Software -- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL) announced today that, during its second quarter of fiscal 2018, its Enterprise...

February 18, 2018 05:36 AM

How the private space industry could take over lower Earth orbit - and make money off it

The Verge -- The Trump administration wants to end direct NASA funding for the International Space Station by 2025 - but that doesn't necessarily mean the...

February 18, 2018 04:11 AM

Contracts For Feb. 16, 2018

Military -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - CONTRACTS NAVY Huntington Ingalls Industries, Pascagoula, Miss., is being awarded a $1,430,821,350

February 18, 2018 03:35 AM

New Mexico Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut on Space Station

Military -- NASA - Students from six schools in Alamogordo, New Mexico, will speak with a NASA astronaut living, working and doing research aboard the International...

February 18, 2018 03:35 AM

Contracts For Feb. 15, 2018

Military -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - CONTRACTS DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCY Knight Point Systems, Reston, Virginia, was awarded a

February 18, 2018 03:35 AM

February 16, 2018

Saab Year-End Report 2017

Military -- Saab - Saab presents the results for 2017.

February 16, 2018 06:03 PM

February 15, 2018

Contracts For Feb. 14, 2018

Military -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - CONTRACTS NAVY The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded $219,600,000 for

February 15, 2018 06:28 PM

February 14, 2018

Contracts For Feb. 13, 2018

Military -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - CONTRACTS DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY Coastal Pacific Food Distributors, Stockton, California, has been

February 14, 2018 08:14 PM

February 13, 2018

Saab Provides Tactical Data Links to Swedish Navy

Military -- Saab - Saab has received an order from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration, FMV, to provide Multi Tactical Data Links to the Swedish...

February 13, 2018 05:53 PM

Northrop Grumman Acquisition of Orbital ATK Approved by European Commission

Military -- The European Commission has notified Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) that it has approved Northrop Grumman's acquisition of Orbital ATK...

February 13, 2018 05:53 PM

Contracts For Feb. 12, 2018

Military -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - CONTRACTS ARMY LEIDOS, Reston, Virginia (W5J9CQ-18-D-0001); and General Dynamics One Source,

February 13, 2018 05:53 PM

February 12, 2018

NASA Budgets for a Trip to the Moon, but Not While Trump Is President

NYT > Science -- The administration sees a greater role for the private sector in returning to the moon and running the International Space Station, which it...

February 12, 2018 06:14 PM

General Dynamics to Acquire CSRA for $9.6 Billion

PR Newswire: Aerospace and Defense -- General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which General Dynamics...

February 12, 2018 06:04 PM

The Trump administration aims to privatize the International Space Station: report

The Verge -- In January, The Verge reported that the Trump administration was preparing to end US support for the International Space Station by 2025, prompting...

February 12, 2018 01:03 AM

February 11, 2018

Engine issue could ground some Airbus planes

CNN - Top Stories -- Issues with airplane engines built by Pratt & Whitney could leave some Airbus planes grounded.

February 11, 2018 05:31 AM

Oshkosh Wins $476 Million U.S. Defense Contract: Pentagon

U.S. News -- Oshkosh Defense, a unit of Oshkosh Corp, has been awarded a $476 million contract for Medium Tactical Vehicles A2,...

February 11, 2018 04:52 AM

Nome, Alaska, Gets Fresh Review as Possible US Arctic Port

U.S. News -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is taking a fresh look at improving the historic Alaska port of Nome for serving Arctic-bound ships.

February 11, 2018 04:45 AM

Jetmakers Battle Over Niche Where Boeing Plans New Jet

U.S. News -- Boeing played up the prospects for a potential new mid-market jet on the eve of the Singapore...

February 11, 2018 04:44 AM

Lockheed Martin CEO Honored with 2017 Howard Hughes Memorial Award

PR Newswire: Aerospace and Defense -- The Aero Club of Southern California yesterday honored Lockheed Martin Chairman, President and CEO Marillyn Hewson as the 39th recipient of the...

February 11, 2018 04:35 AM

Lockheed Martin's JASSM(r)-ER Declared Operational on F-15E Strike Eagle

PR Newswire: Semantic Web -- Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile (JASSM) - Extended Range (ER) achieved full operational capability on the...

February 11, 2018 04:27 AM

Lockheed Martin Invites Innovators and Entrepreneurs to Join the Next Space Age with 'Open Space' Satellite Innovation Project

PR Newswire: Electronic Design Automation -- For the first time, Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) has publicly released specifications for its satellite platforms with the goal of offering new...

February 11, 2018 04:26 AM

Raytheon names Kelsey DeBriyn vice president, Investor Relations

PR Newswire: Electronic Design Automation -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has named Kelsey DeBriyn vice president, Investor Relations. In her new role, DeBriyn will oversee the company's...

February 11, 2018 04:25 AM

Lockheed Martin Receives $524 Million Contract for PAC-3 Missiles

PR Newswire: High Tech Security -- The United States and allied military forces will upgrade their missile defense capabilities under a $524 million contract modification for production...

February 11, 2018 04:22 AM

For Brakes That Last Eight Times Longer, C-130 Operators Continue To Choose UTC Aerospace Systems

PR Newswire: High Tech Security -- UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today announced it has begun delivery of boltless wheels and carbon brakes...

February 11, 2018 04:18 AM

Rheinmetall and Sikorsky Sign a Strategic Teaming Agreement to Offer CH-53K for Germany's New Heavy Lift Helicopter Competition

PR Newswire: High Tech Security -- Rheinmetall and Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) Company signed a strategic teaming agreement for competing in the German Air Force "Schwerer...

February 11, 2018 04:16 AM

SWISS Selects Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan(tm) Engines to Power New Fleet of Airbus A320neo and A321neo Aircraft

PR Newswire: High Tech Security -- Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) has selected Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan(tm) (GTF) engines to power 15 total Airbus A320neo and A321neo...

February 11, 2018 04:16 AM

Pratt & Whitney Signs 15-Year EngineWise(tm) Fleet Management Agreement with Turkish Airlines

PR Newswire: High Tech Security -- Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today announced that Turkish Airlines signed an agreement for a 15-year...

February 11, 2018 04:15 AM

Pratt & Whitney Announces New EngineWise(tm) Data Analytics Capabilities for V2500(r) Engines

PR Newswire: High Tech Security -- Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today announced that it has launched new data analytics capabilities for...

February 11, 2018 04:15 AM

UTC Aerospace Systems To Provide Critical Content For KF-X Fourth-Gen Fighter

PR Newswire: High Tech Security -- UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today announced that it will provide several key components for Korea...

February 11, 2018 04:15 AM

Boeing Debuts First 737 MAX 7

PR Newswire: High Tech Security -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] marked another airplane development milestone today as thousands of employees celebrated the debut of the first 737 MAX 7 at...

February 11, 2018 04:05 AM