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Air Force awards special operations military sensor deal | Defense Systems
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Air Force awards special operations military sensor deal | Defense Systems

A drone-mounted, pint-sized weather sensor used by Special Forces to provide deep battlespace weather reconnaissance and intelligence will reach full development and deployment under a recently awarded Air Force contract.

Physical Optics Corp. (POC) has won a not-to-exceed $24.5 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to finalize development and procure Micro Weather Sensors (MWS) and Advanced Micro Weather Sensors.

The MWS weighs less than a pound and is smaller than a football, but twenty-two sensors deliver continuous, real-time weather data…

Source: Air Force awards special operations military sensor deal — Defense Systems