BAE Systems awarded contract by DARPA valued at $3.2M The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has awarded BAE Systems a contract to combat the rapid evolution of technological threats posed by U.S. adversaries. The work will aim to develop a new framework of reliable, jam-resistant networked communications as part of the Communications in Contested Environments program. Valued at $3.2M, the contract for a new open system architecture is for the first phase of DARPA’s C2E initiative.
BAE Systems submits proposal for U.S. Army's CIRCM program BAE Systems announced that it has submitted its proposal for the U.S. Army’s Common Infrared Countermeasure program. CIRCM is a lightweight, low-cost, and modular laser-based aircraft protection system, designed to protect U.S. rotary- and fixed-wing aircraft from infrared guided missiles.