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Jun 09, 2015, 09:18 ET

DRS Technologies Accredits "Powered by DRS" to Liteye Systems' New UAV Thermal Payload

DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced the new Aquila™ Micro product from Liteye Systems, Inc. as the first commercial...

Apr 21, 2015, 13:48 ET

DRS Successfully Demonstrates The First 10-micron High Performance Infrared Sensors

DRS Technologies, Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced today that its highly anticipated 10-micron pixel pitch infrared detector has been...

Apr 13, 2015, 08:30 ET

DRS Technologies Wins Access to $384 Million U.S. Navy Technology Insertion Hardware Contract

DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced that it has won a U.S. Navy contract for the development, production and integration of...

Mar 31, 2015, 10:00 ET

DRS Technologies to Develop Improved Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Threat Protection Systems with New Beth-El Teaming Agreement

DRS Technologies, a Finmeccanica Company, announced the signing today of a teaming agreement with the world's leading supplier of chemical,...

Mar 31, 2015, 09:06 ET

Israeli AESA Radar Technology Comes To North America With DRS Technologies And RADA Electronic Industries Partnership

DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced today that it has signed a strategic teaming agreement with RADA Electronic Industries...

Feb 25, 2015, 10:15 ET

DRS Technologies to Provide Tactical Integrated Communications Systems for Royal New Zealand Navy Frigates

 DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced today that its Canadian subsidiary will be providing tactical integrated...

Feb 20, 2015, 10:03 ET

Department of Defense Honors DRS Technologies Again for Excellence in Corporate Counterintelligence

 DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, has been awarded the 2014 Defense Security Service Award for Excellence in Counterintelligence,...

Feb 11, 2015, 09:45 ET

Japan's Weather Prediction Outlook Looking Bright with DRS Technologies' Sensors Inside Next-Generation Weather Satellites

DRS Technologies, Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced today that it provided multiple sensors on two of the latest Japan Meteorological...

Feb 10, 2015, 09:38 ET
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DRS Technologies Launches New Line Of Radiometric Camera Cores

DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, debuted its new Tamarisk® Precision Series line of radiometric camera cores at the 2015 SPIE...

Jan 22, 2015, 10:32 ET

DRS Technologies to Upgrade Navy Electronic Warfare E/A-18 Mission for U.S. and Australia with New Joint Tactical Terminal-Receiver System

 DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced today that it has been awarded access to an...

Jan 21, 2015, 13:51 ET

DRS Technologies' Groundbreaking Laser Designating Gimbal Completes First Flight Test

 DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced today that it successfully performed the first airborne demonstration of its...

Dec 02, 2014, 17:04 ET

DRS Technologies and Lithiumstart Partner to Pursue Military and Commercial Energy Storage Applications

 DRS Technologies, a Finmeccanica Company, has expanded its role in the military and commercial energy storage business. DRS Power and Control...

Oct 27, 2014, 10:43 ET

DRS Technologies Wins Access to Army Contract for Electronic Testing

DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced today that its C4ISR group has been awarded a contract by the Army Contacting Command in...

Oct 16, 2014, 14:43 ET

DRS Technologies To Launch Revolutionary RF Tuner

 DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced that its Signal Solutions business has launched Polaris, its newest, smallest...

Sep 25, 2014, 09:31 ET

DRS Technologies Appoints Jim Scott as President of the Company's Aviation, Communication and Homeland Security Business Group

Finmeccanica North America and DRS Technologies CEO William J. Lynn has announced the appointment of Jim Scott as president of the company's...

Sep 11, 2014, 10:00 ET

DRS Technologies to Provide Ship Self-Defense Hardware for U.S. Navy Aircraft Carriers and Amphibious Ships

 DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced that the U.S. Navy has awarded the company access to a $31.8 million...

Sep 02, 2014, 12:05 ET

DRS Technologies Successfully Completes Design Phase of the Target Location Designation System

 DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced today that it has successfully completed the Army's Critical Design Review (CDR) for...

Aug 06, 2014, 10:43 ET

DRS Technologies Awarded $175 Million Contract For Halvorsen Aircraft Loader/Transporter Overhaul Program For U.S. Air Force

DRS Technologies, Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced today that it will provide logistics support to the U.S. Air Force's Halvorsen 25K...

Jul 29, 2014, 16:17 ET

DRS Named a Top Employer by Leading Analysis Firm

DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced that the Top Employers Institute, a leading global business-analysis organization, has...

Jul 29, 2014, 16:08 ET

DRS Technologies Awards Students Top Honors For Innovation In Third Annual Thermal Imaging Competition

 DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced the winners of its third annual Student Infrared Imaging Competition, a contest that...