Subscribe to our free daily newsletters
. 24/7 Space News .




Subscribe to our free daily newsletters



AEROSPACE
Northrop Grumman receives E-2D contract
by Stephen Carlson
Washington (UPI) May 24, 2017


Northrop Grumman Corp. Aerospace Systems has been awarded a $7.6 million contract to support the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye.

The contract includes testing and integration services for the Embedded National Tactical Receiver and the E-2D Universal Serial Bus ENTR. The update includes the Tactical Receiving Software upgrade.

The work will be performed in Melbourne, Fla., and Patuxent River, Md. It is expected to be completed by September 2018. Fiscal 2015 Navy aircraft procurement funds of $7.6 million have been allocated for the program, all of which expires at the end of the fiscal year.

The E-2D Advanced Hawkeye is a radar, communications, and command-and-control aircraft launched from aircraft carriers. It has a new digital cockpit compared to earlier E-2 versions, has a completely digital data uplink and 360-degree radar.

It can detect enemy aircraft and missiles from hundreds of miles away, and can help direct friendly aircraft and missile strikes using radar data collected.

AEROSPACE
Boeing proposes E-8C JSTAR replacement
Washington (UPI) May 18, 2017
Boeing is proposing a modified version of its 737 commercial jet liner for the recapitalization of the U.S. Air Force's Joint Surveillance Target Radar aircraft. Jamie Burgess, Vice-President and Program Manager for Boeing Military Aircraft Mobility Surveillance and Engagement division "The size of the 737 is about right for a [command and control] C2 mission crew that would be s ... read more

Related Links
Aerospace News at SpaceMart.com


Thanks for being here;
We need your help. The SpaceDaily news network continues to grow but revenues have never been harder to maintain.

With the rise of Ad Blockers, and Facebook - our traditional revenue sources via quality network advertising continues to decline. And unlike so many other news sites, we don't have a paywall - with those annoying usernames and passwords.

Our news coverage takes time and effort to publish 365 days a year.

If you find our news sites informative and useful then please consider becoming a regular supporter or for now make a one off contribution.

SpaceDaily Contributor
$5 Billed Once


credit card or paypal
SpaceDaily Monthly Supporter
$5 Billed Monthly


paypal only

Comment using your Disqus, Facebook, Google or Twitter login.

Share this article via these popular social media networks
del.icio.usdel.icio.us DiggDigg RedditReddit GoogleGoogle

AEROSPACE
Conch shells may inspire better helmets, body armor

SDL-Supported SmallSat Launched from International Space Station

'Victory' for US astronauts on critical spacewalk to replace power box

NASA Acting Administrator Statement on Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Proposal

AEROSPACE
Successful launch puts New Zealand in space race

Russia to create new Super-Heavy Class rocket after 2025

Neptune: Neutralizer-free plasma propulsion

Spaceflight buys Electron Rocket from Rocket Lab

AEROSPACE
HI-SEAS Mission V Mars simulation marks midway point

Deciphering the fluid floorplan of a planet

How hard did it rain on Mars

Mars Rover Opportunity Begins Study of Valley's Origin

AEROSPACE
California Woman Charged for Trying to Hand Over Sensitive Space Tech to China

A cabin on the moon? China hones the lunar lifestyle

China tests 'Lunar Palace' as it eyes moon mission

China to conduct several manned space flights around 2020

AEROSPACE
Satellite industry supports FCC proposal to reduce internet regulations for service providers

AsiaSat 9 ready for shipment

SES Networks offers new hybrid resiliency service

Allied Minds' portfolio company BridgeSat raises $6 million in Series A financing

AEROSPACE
New Zealand company partners with U.S. Army for engineered skin

One-dimensional crystals for low-temperature thermoelectric cooling

New theory predicts wetted area of droplets colliding with flat surface

Physicists discover mechanism behind granular capillary effect

AEROSPACE
Water forms superstructure around DNA, new study shows

How RNA formed at the origins of life

NASA Scientist Parlays Experience to Build Ocean Worlds Instrument

Scientists propose synestia, a new type of planetary object

AEROSPACE
Hubble spots moon around third largest dwarf planet

NASA asks science community for Europa Lander Instruments ideas

Waves of lava seen in Io's largest volcanic crater

Not So Great Anymore: Jupiter's Red Spot Shrinks to Smallest Size Ever




Memory Foam Mattress Review
Newsletters :: SpaceDaily :: SpaceWar :: TerraDaily :: Energy Daily
XML Feeds :: Space News :: Earth News :: War News :: Solar Energy News






The content herein, unless otherwise known to be public domain, are Copyright 1995-2017 - Space Media Network. All websites are published in Australia and are solely subject to Australian law and governed by Fair Use principals for news reporting and research purposes. AFP, UPI and IANS news wire stories are copyright Agence France-Presse, United Press International and Indo-Asia News Service. ESA news reports are copyright European Space Agency. All NASA sourced material is public domain. Additional copyrights may apply in whole or part to other bona fide parties. All articles labeled "by Staff Writers" include reports supplied to Space Media Network by industry news wires, PR agencies, corporate press officers and the like. Such articles are individually curated and edited by Space Media Network staff on the basis of the report's information value to our industry and professional readership. Advertising does not imply endorsement, agreement or approval of any opinions, statements or information provided by Space Media Network on any Web page published or hosted by Space Media Network. Privacy Statement