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...

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