Recent Tests Advance Drone Use for Laser Target Firing

November 24, 2020 – Naval Surface Warfare Center, Port Hueneme Division (NSWC PHD) researchers recently took an idea to use drones to test and evaluate ships’ new laser weapons a step further by successfully launching and landing one from a moving ship. From a few miles off the Port Hueneme coast, NSWC PHD Research and Technology Applications Manager Alan Jaeger…

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SAIC Wins $63.5 Million U.S. Navy Contract for Mission Engineering and Integration Services to Support Advanced Hypersonic Technologies

July 30, 2020 – The U.S. Navy awarded a $63.5 million single-award task order under the SeaPort-NxG Multiple Award Contract to Science Applications International Corp. to provide mission engineering and integration services to the Global Deterrence and Defense Department (Code GX) at the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) in Crane, Indiana. Under the task order, SAIC will deliver expertise, facilities,…

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