Defense Industry Notes
- Defense Watch. // Defense Daily;6/23/2008, Vol. 238 Issue 59, p1
The article offers news briefs related to the defense industry in the U.S. The U.S. Air Force is planning to introduce its Next-Generation Global Positioning System Ground Control Segment (GPS-OCX) in 2013. According to defense expert Tom Ehrhard, the U.S. Navy's UCAS aircraft carrier can carry...
- CONTRACTS. // Microwave Journal;Sep2006, Vol. 49 Issue 9, p54
The article presents a list of defense contracts awarded to different technology-based firms in the U.S. Raytheon Co. has won an initial $38 million contract from the Global Positioning System Joint Program Office at the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center to design next-generation...
- GPS III Prototype, Operational Control System Communicate For First Time. Host, Pat // Defense Daily;9/25/2013, p8
The article reports on the Global Positioning System (GPS) III satellite prototype, known as the Non-flight Satellite Testbed (GNST), from defense contractor Lockheed Martin which communicated for the first time with the GPS Next-Generation Operational Control System (OCX) of defense contractor...
- Raytheon Completes Software Specification Review for GPS OCX. Massé, Dan // Microwave Journal;Dec2010, Vol. 53 Issue 12, p41
The article reports on the completion to review software specification of the Global Positioning System (GPS) Advanced Control Segment (OCX) by Raytheon Co., in which it shows the company's readiness to proceed with the next development level of the program in the U.S.
- Raytheon completes GPS OCX iteration 1.4 Critical Design Review. // Wireless Satellite & Broadcasting;Jul2012, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p7
The article offers brief information on Global Positioning System Next Generation Operational Control System from the weapon manufacturer Raytheon Co.
- Differential GPS coming of age. R.G. // Flying;Oct97, Vol. 124 Issue 10, p48
Features the differential global positioning system (GPS) station that Raytheon has installed at Oshkosh's Whittman Regional Airport. Differences with the conventional instrument landing system; Features; Application; Expected certification for the Oshkosh installation from the Federal Aviation...
- MILITARY-CODE RECEIVER Bolsters GPS Capabilities. // Microwaves & RF;Aug2014, Vol. 53 Issue 8, p21
The article offers brief information about the miniataturized airborne global positioning system (GPS) receiver 2000 from Raytheon Co.
- Raytheon to develop next-generation GPS control segment. // Military & Aerospace Electronics;Apr2010, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p6
The article reports on the $886 million contract of Raytheon Co. granted by the U.S. Air Force to develop the Global Positioning System (GPS) to improve the accuracy of information in Aurora, Colorado.
- Raytheon. // AirGuide Online.com;3/15/2010, p4
The article reports that the contract which was awarded to Raytheon Co. for the upgrading of ground positions for the U.S. Global Positioning System (GPS) could grow up due to the growing demand for GPS globally.