Latest Integrated Sensor is Structure Stories

2011-01-25 06:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ATK (NYSE: ATK) today announced that it has been selected to provide the Thermal Control Subsystem for the Integrated Sensor is Structure (ISIS) program. The contract, awarded by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), is a critical component of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) ISIS Airship. Lockheed Martin leads an industry team in the development of an airship-based autonomous unmanned sensor with unique capabilities to track ground...

2010-12-14 18:00:00

MELBOURNE, Fla., Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) operators will be supporting a network of sensor systems that provide improved persistent surveillance for U.S. troops stationed in theater. Lockheed Martin has been awarded a contract to provide operations support for the U.S. Army's Base Expeditionary Targeting and Surveillance Sensors-Combined (BETSS-C). BETSS-C is a combination of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, battle command, and force...

2010-06-17 13:20:28

According to Northrop Grumman Corporation, the U.S. Army has ordered a huge hybrid airship longer than a football field to watch over battlefields in Afghanistan by the end of 2011. Northrop Grumman Corporation, the airship's builder, has received a $517 million Army contract to build the airship, called the Long Endurance Multi-Intelligence Vehicle (LEMV).  These airships would serve as surveillance stations at 20,000 feet above sea level and could stay on watch for as long as three...

2010-05-26 08:30:00

IRVINE, Calif., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (Nasdaq: QTWW), today announced that it has been awarded a contract for expanded support of Lockheed Martin's Space Systems' development of ISIS (Integrated Sensor is the Structure) airship powered by a Regenerative Fuel Cell (RFC). Quantum will supply critical hydrogen metering systems in conjunction with the hydrogen and oxygen storage systems that it is currently supplying to Lockheed...

2009-04-27 18:01:00

PALMDALE, Calif., April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has selected Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) as the systems integrator and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) as the radar developer for Phase 3 of its Integrated Sensor is Structure (ISIS) program. Under the contract valued at just under $400 million, Lockheed Martin will lead an industry team in the design, build, test and flight-demonstration of a one-third scale airship featuring Raytheon's...

Word of the Day
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.