Bell Helicopter has introduced a new autopilot kit that is designed specifically to integrate with the Garmin G1000H avionics suite in the Bell 407GX, further enhancing the technology within the aircraft’s cockpit.
NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) has recently passed its Critical Design Review, proving the first new design for America's next rocket is mature enough for production following a series of hardware and embedded software testing and analysis.
Northrop Grunman is incorporating its newest cockpit technology and open architecture design into both fixed-and rotary-wing platforms to minimize life cycle cost and enable simplified software upgrades into the future.
The Army and Navy have supplied funding to Northrop Grunman to develop and test pre-production units of the APR-39D(V)2 radar warning receiver (RWR)/electronic warfare management system (EWMS).
NASA’s Low Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD), also known as the “Flyer Saucer,” is ready to make its first test-flight which will demonstrate the capabilities of onboard embedded software, hardware, and other technologies.
Lockheed Martin’s F-35 Lightning II aircraft achieved three major flight test milestones on the same day, proving software testing efforts of the aircraft’s next-level systems have been largely effective to date.
The Air Force’s Dismount Detection Radar (DDR) pod successfully underwent its first fully-integrated test flight above Mojave, California, recently.
Sustainable Block 16A software upgrades that will provide enhancements to the recently added glass cockpit configuration aboard the B-1B Lancer are facing ongoing tests at the Edwards Air Force Base in California.
Lockheed Martin and the U.S. Navy have partnered to successfully demonstrate Lockheed Martin OPTIMUS mission system’s ability to accomplish an autonomous approach and landing in an unprepared environment aboard unmanned helicopters.
The Integrated Air and Missile Defense (IAMD) Project Office is working hard to improve the battlefield site picture by developing user-friendly software that Soldiers refer to as the "common warfighter machine interface to the integrated air and missile defense battle command system."