Military Space Cloud Architecture (MILSCA) will be able to store more than 100 Terabytes of data generated on Earth and in space on board each constellation satellite with a processing power exceeding 250 TFLOPS (250,000 billion operations per second).
Northrop Grumman awarded JCREW work
Northrop Grumman has received a contract modification from the US Naval Sea Systems Command for Joint Counter Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Device Electronic Warfare (JCREW) engineering support services.
The work relates to JCREW Increment One Block One systems full-rate production. It covers the introduction of new technologies; and will address diminishing material and depot repairs to keep JCREW systems viable for future production; and maintain operational readiness for the field.
Work is expected to be complete by September 2020.
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