Tag Archives: SATCOM

CPI Acquires General Dynamics Antenna Systems Business, SATCOM, to Grow Offerings; Bob Fickett Quoted

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Communications & Power Industries LLC (CPI) has acquired SATCOM Technologies, the antenna systems business of General Dynamics Mission Systems, CPI reported on Friday. The transaction was funded using a new committed debt financing. 

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Navy Engineers Tailor Existing Networking Tech for Marine Use

Engineers from Naval Information Warfare Center Atlantic have modified a certain mobile networking technology for use with a vehicle used by the U.S. Marine Corps. The Networking on the Move technology is designed to facilitate exchanges of information between deployed combat units, the U.S. Navy said Monday.

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Envistacom Secures $11M Task Order to Provide Satellite Communications Systems for GTACS; Alan Carson Quoted

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Envistacom has been awarded a $11 million task order to provide satellite communications systems through the U.S. Army Global Tactical Advanced Communications Systems (GTACS) indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract, the company announced on Tuesday. 

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NAVAIR Awards Hughes $3.5M Follow-On Contract to Enhance Airborne Communications; Rick Lober Quoted

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Hughes Network Systems has received $3.5 million follow-on contract by the U.S. Naval Air Systems (NAVAIR) to provide SATCOM systems integration for the U.S. Coast Guard on its HC-27J aircraft, the company announced on Monday

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Space Command Accepts WGS-10 SATCOM Into Operational Constellation

U.S. Space Command has accepted the 10th satellite of the Wideband Global Satellite Communication constellation following the completion of on-orbit testing performed by a team of engineers and operators from the U.S. Air Force, Army and Navy.

The team validated the Boeing-manufactured satellite's anti-jam capabilities and cybersecurity techniques and procedures that will be integrated into the entire constellation and then recommended it for acceptance into the WGS system, the Los Angeles Air Force Base said Tuesday

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Army Plans Technology Procurements for Network Modernization; Maj. Gen. Peter Gallagher Quoted

The U.S. Army is preparing to purchase assets needed for the construction of a new battlefield network, Federal News Network said Tuesday. The service branch's team of network designers has been working to identify technology sets that would undergo fielding in batches every two years.

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