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First digital air connection established between F-35, U.S. Navy vessel

Oct. 30 (UPI) — Raytheon’s Ship Self Defense System created the first-ever digital air connection between a U.S. Navy ship at sea and a U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter aircraft in the sky. This provided demonstrated proof of the combat system’s ability to pass along digital tactical data from a JSF through a deployed Expeditionary Strike ...

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BAE contracted for engineering services on submarine weapons systems

Oct. 29 (UPI) — BAE Systems received a $10 million contract from the U.S. Navy for engineering and integration services on the Trident II, SSGN attack weapon system and strategic weapon surety. The cost-plus-fixed-fee contract, announced on Friday by the Defense Department, for weapons systems aboard Ohio-class submarines is expected to be completed by Sept. 20, 2019. Work on the ...

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L3, Northrop team to develop Next Generation Jammer for Navy

Oct. 26 (UPI) — L3 Technologies and Northrop Grumman have won contracts totaling $71 million to test and fix the low radio frequency jamming system, or low pod, for the U.S. Navy. The cost-plus-fixed-fee contract, announced Thursday by the Department of Defense, will pay L3 $36 million and Northrop $35 million to perform work on Increment 2 of the Navy’s ...

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Crude oil futures volatile Friday amid investor risk concerns

Oct. 26 (UPI) — Crude oil futures were volatile Friday in part as investors are concerned about risks of an economic slowdown, yet the move into normal backwardation reflects healthier price levels, analysts said. “If equities are selling off, the public is taking a risk off stance, pulling in their wallets and moving from a risk-on, the global economic expansion, ...

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L3, Northrop team to develop Next Generation Jammer for Navy

Oct. 26 (UPI) — L3 Technologies and Northrop Grumman have won contracts totaling $71 million to test and fix the low radio frequency jamming system, or low pod, for the U.S. Navy. The cost-plus-fixed-fee contract, announced Thursday by the Department of Defense, will pay L3 $36 million and Northrop $35 million to perform work on Increment 2 of the Navy’s ...

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