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Raytheon Wins Aviation Week Award for Virtual Design Center

A Raytheon facility with virtual reality technology has won a 2017 Program Excellence Award from Aviation Week magazine in the special projects category. Raytheon’s Immersive Design Center is equipped with the CAVE Automatic Virtual Environment system that works to facilitate collaboration between cross-functional teams in efforts to produce three-dimensional models of structures and parts, the company said …

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General Atomics Receives Aviation Week Award for Extended-Range Gray Eagle UAS Program

A General Atomics subsidiary has won a Program Excellence award from Aviation Week magazine in recognition of its Gray Eagle Extended Range unmanned aircraft system program. General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc.‘s program team that oversees GE-ER development efforts for the U.S. Army received the award in the original equipment manufacturer research and development/system design and development …

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Northrop Recognized for James Webb Space Telescope Program; Scott Willoughby Comments

Northrop Grumman has received Aviation Week magazine’s Program Excellence award for the company’s program goal achievement and leadership role in the development of NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope. Scott Willoughby, vice president and James Webb Space Telescope program manager at Northrop, was selected in the subsystem research and design category for delivering …

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Lockheed and Air Force Named Aviation Week Laureate Awardee for Auto ACAS

Lockheed Martin and the U.S. Air Force-built Automated Air Collision Avoidance System has won Aviation Week’s Laureate Award. The team composed of the office of the Under Secretary of Defense Personnel and Readiness, Air Force Research Laboratory, NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center, Air Force Test Center and Lockheed Martin Skunk Works developed Auto …

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Northrop’s X-47B Wins Aviation Week Laureate Award

The Northrop Grumman-built X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System for the U.S. Navy has won Aviation Week’s Laureate Award in the aeronautics and propulsion category. Northrop received the award at a Thursday event at the National Building Museum in Washington, the company announced Friday. According to Northrop, the X-47B UCAS is …

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Rockwell Collins Wins Aviation Week Award for New Antenna

Rockwell Collins has won Aviation Week magazine’s Innovation Challenge Award for developing an omni-directional antenna, the company announced Wednesday. The company won the award in the communications category. Bob Newgard, director of advanced radio systems, said the ANT-7000 C-Band Antenna is one-fifth the size, weight and cost of traditional airborne …

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