Northrop Grumman Receives $7M for Airborne Data Link
The following are selected defense contracts awarded to San Diego County companies in late June. The U.S. Department of Defense releases a digest of contract awards daily at 5 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time.
Orbital Test Bed Goes Into Orbit With Diverse Cargo
General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems Group announced that SpaceX successfully launched its Orbital Test Bed satellite early in the morning of June 25.
The Annual Event Can Help Newcomers To Government Contracting
Government contractors — not to mention business people who would like to get contracts — have a unique opportunity this month to hear what the U.S. Navy and other government offices are in the mood to buy.
Goals Are to Find Best Practices, Boost Resilience
Dignitaries from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, including the department’s chief information officer, visited six San Diego technology companies on June 24 and 25 for a look at how the region is evolving as a technology and cybersecurity hub.
Specialist Looking for Insight on Trouble Spots
Netradyne has its eyes on the road.
SHIPPING: First Ship of Two Is Part of $511M Contract With Matson
General Dynamics NASSCO launched a newly built commercial container ship June 15 with much fanfare.
New Model Launch Vehicle Will Carry Satellite to Space
Viasat Inc. announced on June 17 that when it comes time to launch its constellation of ViaSat-3 satellites, it will use a new model of rocket from Arianespace.
Aircraft Reportedly Costs A Few Million Dollars
The unmanned tactical aircraft called the Valkyrie from Kratos Defense and Security Solutions Inc. passed another milestone on June 11, making a 71-minute test flight.
Employees Craft Electronics to Transmit Classified Flight Data
The National Security Agency has said that a Cubic Corp. electronics package called Engage is acceptable for transferring classified data.
Northrop Grumman Builds Electronics in Separate Effort
The space for electronics inside a Lightning II fighter aircraft is at a premium.
Australian Government is Part Of Multimillion-Dollar Deal
Viasat Inc. is planning a multimillion-dollar infrastructure project.
Diverse Lines of Business Would Join Up in Mid-2020
A sizable aerospace and defense industry merger announced earlier in June will affect San Diego County.
The U.S. Navy awarded the San Diego office of Michael Baker International Inc. a five-year contract for civil engineering services. The indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity deal has a ceiling price of $99 million.
Local Companies Get Network of Support and Space at WeWork
After serving in the U.S. Army for 12 years, Yolanda Clarke struck out to start her own business.
Kearny Mesa Company Executes on Its $540M Deal
Talk about a tough environment for rolling out new technology. Cubic Corp. introduced its next-generation fare collection technology on the subway beneath Lexington Avenue in New York City on May 31.