Boeing tapped for F-15E warning system development, testing

Feb. 22 (UPI) — Boeing Co. was awarded a $24.1 million contract modification for development and testing of F-15 fighter plane warning systems, the Defense Department announced. The modification of a prior contract, announced Thursday, calls for procurement of hardware and systems engineering program management for the F-15’s Eagle Passive Active Warning Survivability System, or EPAWSS. Upgrades to the F-15E ...

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Harris contracted for jammers for Navy F/A-18 aircraft

Feb. 22 (UPI) — Harris Corp. was awarded a $168.8 million modification to a contract to build onboard jammer systems for the Navy’s F/A-18 fighter planes. The contract was announced by the Department of Defense on Thursday. It calls for the procurement of 78 AN/ALQ-214 A(V)4/5 Integrated Defensive Electronic Countermeasures Onboard Jammers for use on the F/A-18C/D/E/F models. The system ...

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Honeywell awarded $150M for advanced turbine propulsion development

Feb. 22 (UPI) — Honeywell Aerospace was awarded a contract for work on the Advanced Turbine Technologies for Affordable Mission, or ATTAM, Capability Phase I program, the Defense Department announced on Thursday. The competitive contract, valued at $150 million, was won by Honeywell Aerospace, headquartered in Phoenix, after consideration of 54 offers, according to the Air Force Research Laboratory. Work ...

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Saab contracted to upgrade Australian Army’s rocket warning system

Feb. 21 (UPI) — Saab said Thursday it will update equipment for the Australian Army’s Wireless Audio Visual Emergency System used to detect incoming rockets, artillery and mortars. The Swedish company received the order for the C-RAM in December, according to a press release. WAVES equipment provides early warning audible and visual alerts when the C-RAM sensors detect and identify ...

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