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Morgan Cole

Morgan Cole is a freelance writer for Defense Systems
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Navy modernizes SIPRNet and NIPRNet for barges

Eight companies will deliver barge modernization services including network upgrades.

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Navy preps Triton drone system for 2018 deployment

The Navy is testing the new unmanned air system, to be deployed in Guam next year.

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Navy adds millimeter wave radar to AGM-88B anti-radiation missile

A Navy upgrade to an air-to-ground missile designed to target mobile enemy air defenses gives the weapon new millimeter wave radar.

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Air Force Research Lab tests high power electromagnetic EW & cyber weapons

High-power electromagnetic systems could pave the way for non-lethal, non-kinetic weapons in future military operations.

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Navy to enhance electronic warfare receivers on board the EA-18G aircraft

Updates to the AN/ALQ-218(V) 2 receiver will allow the Navy’s airborne electronic attack capabilities to detect enemy signals faster.

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Air Force, Navy team up to acquire new counter radio-controlled explosive technology

A new Joint Counter-Radio Controlled Improvised Explosive Device Electronic Warfare technology will perform a range of different jamming functions on a single device.

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Air Force intensifies testing of high powered electromagnetic weapons

Integrating high power electromagnetic technologies with electronic warfare will increase effectiveness of spectrum warfare.

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Army turns to Plan X to defend against cyber threats

Plan X software and hardware uses traditional warfare tactics to protect the Army from cyber attacks.