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McQ Inc. Awarded AFWERX Expedited Basing Challenge CSO Award

March 12, 2024

McQ Inc. CJADC2 Global Command and Control Demonstration

December 13, 2023
Fredericksburg, VA, December 13, 2023. McQ Inc. teamed with Iridium and AGIS to conduct a global demonstration of the new DoD mandated CJADC2 Command and Control messaging technology to show that near-term adoption is available.

McQ Inc. Awarded $13.7M Prototyping Project for US Army Robotic Combat Vehicle for Team HDT

September 28, 2023
FREDERICKSBURG, VA, September 28, 2023 – McQ Inc. has been awarded a Prototype Project from the U.S. Army, through the Ground Vehicle Systems (GVS) Other Transaction Agreement for Team HDT’s Robotic Combat Vehicle (RCV). The project includes design, development, and delivery of HDT WOLF-X prototypes for extended government testing and evaluation. With all options exercised, the total anticipated project value is $13.7M.

MCQ Inc. Receives AFWERX Direct to Phase II SBIR Award

September 26, 2023
McQ Inc.’s Direct to Phase II AFWERX Award focuses on developingthe Next Generation Unmanned Nano Radar System

Army selects four companies for Robotic Combat Vehicle prototypes

September 22, 2023
Army selects four companies for Robotic Combat Vehicle prototypes

McQ Inc. is ahead of Industry in supporting the Pentagon’s new CJADC2 Digital Transformation

August 29, 2023
McQ Inc. is ahead of Industry in supporting the Pentagon’s newCJADC2 Digital Transformation

McQ Inc. and Barnacle Systems Collaborate on IDEaS Contract to Create Remote Monitoring Solution for Canadian Armed Forces in the Arctic

May 30, 2023
McQ Inc and Barnacle Systems are proud to announce the successful completion of their collaboration to develop a remote monitoring solution for fixed assets in the Arctic for the Department of National Defence and Canadian Armed Forces (DND/CAF). This was per a contract awarded as part of DND’s Innovation for Defence Excellence and Security (IDEaS) program.

McQ Inc. Supports Barnacle Systems’ IDEaS Contract to Develop a Remote Monitoring System for Canadian Armed Forces Assets in the Arctic

November 4, 2022
FREDERICKSBURG, Va., Nov. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — McQ Inc is proud to supply advanced sensors to provide high quality video and target data over satellite communications in support of the Innovation for Defence Excellence and Security (IDEaS) contract awarded to Barnacle Systems Inc, the maker of the BRNKL line of remote security and monitoring products. The contract is for the development of a solution that remotely monitors fixed assets in the Arctic for the Department of National Defence and Canadian Armed Forces (DND/CAF). Awarded as part of DND’s IDEaS program, this contract calls for Barnacle to evaluate and deliver both their new BRNKL Black sensor hub as a semi-portable integrated perimeter surveillance system and their BRNKL Rapid Deploy as a portable, rapidly-deployable security system. The semi-portable solution, requiring more than one person to transport and deploy, integrates the BRNKL Black as a data logger, sensor processor, and user

McQ awarded AFWERX SBIR Phase II

October 4, 2022
FREDERICKSBURG, Va., Sept. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — On August 5, 2022, Fredericksburg, VAbased McQ Inc announced that it has been awarded an AFWERX SBIR Phase II contract to develop a Military version of its McQ CONNECT® Iridium Certus® 100 satellite terminal. The new McQ CONNECT®MIL will address problems faced by the Air Force and other military organizations in rapid paced global missions against hostile adversaries. It will provide new mission capabilities that support Multi Domain Operations from any spot on the globe.A quickly deployed tactical unit, the McQ CONNECT®MIL will be integrated with several advanced warfare technologies that expand the Air Force’s ability to understand adversarial activities and immediately impede hostile threatening activities. This communication innovation is a critical capability to capitalize on current technologies and serve as a force multiplier that will magnify the effects of Defense capabilities essential for battlespace domination. ABOUT McQ Inc.McQ is a

Iridium Announces Operation Pacific Waves

October 4, 2022
MCLEAN, VA., September 21, 2022 – Iridium Communications Inc. (Nasdaq: IRDM) todayannounced Operation Pacific Waves (OPW), a series of partnership-driven field exercisesinvolving more than 20 organizations. Focused on the Indo-Pacific region, OPW will deployIridium® and Iridium Connected® equipment in live scenarios highlighting the Iridium network’sresilient, real-time and truly global capabilities. A variety of Iridium SATCOM fielddemonstrations will take place in coordination with an international contingent of organizationsincluding Iridium partners and existing customers like the U.S. Department of Defense, coalitionpartners and scientific research organizations. The event will take place between Wednesday,September 28 and Friday, September 30, 2022. OPW is focused on the operational need for Beyond Line of Sight (BLOS) communications andmission command across a vast Area of Responsibility (AOR). It will highlight capabilities thatdirectly support Indo-Pacific mission sets enabled by Iridium’s Enhanced Mobile SatelliteServices (EMSS) contract with the United States government (USG). The EMSS contractprovides unlimited narrowband subscribers and

McQ inc. video compression module product provides solutions for streaming live video over IP networks

May 5, 2022
McQ Inc.’s vWatch® Video Compression Module provides a capability to set up a live video application through IP networks.

McQ Inc. Provides Immediate Video, Voice and Data to Anywhere in the World

April 25, 2022
The McQ CONNECT®, an Iridium® satellite enabled modem, provides a small battery powered unit that can be easily deployed anywhere in the world

McQ Inc. Announces a New Globally Linked Iridium® Satellite Information Networking Product, McQ CONNECT™

December 10, 2021
McQ Inc. is launching a new, truly global information networking product, McQ CONNECT, which will operate using the Iridium Certus® service. The McQ CONNECT is a small satcom modem that can send and receive information in real-time over Internet Protocol (IP) networks.

McQ Inc. Selected by AFWERX to Provide a Global Satellite Base Defense Solution to the Air Force

September 1, 2021
McQ Inc. celebrates 35 years of pushing sensor technology to support National Security

McQ Set Sail Delivering SonoWatch™ Maritime Acoustic Situation Awareness System

July 21, 2021
McQ Inc has developed SonoWatch™ which provides autonomous collision avoidance for unmanned surface vessels (USVs) and manned watercraft.

Iridium Announces Operation Arctic Lynx

June 10, 2021
McQ participates with McQ CONNECT™

McQ Inc delivers McQ RANGER®, the first state of the art surveillance sensor with satellite and terrestrial communications

April 22, 2021
McQ has developed McQ RANGER, a low cost, very small, technologically advanced surveillance sensor to accurately detect and classify personnel, vehicles and aircraft at extended ranges.

McQ Inc announces a new globally linked Iridium satellite information networking product, McQ CONNECT™

March 30, 2021
McQ CONNECT™ Small Data Modem Globally Links Your Data Applications

Iridium Certus (SM) Distribution Expands; Enables Globally ‘Connected Vehicles’, Assets and Teams

March 13, 2018
Iridium names McQ as a world-class service provider.

McQ Awarded Multiple Commercial and Defense Contracts.

November 7, 2014
McQ Inc. has been awarded multiple contracts relating to their nationally recognized sensor technology.



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