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Navy chooses rugged data storage units from Crystal Group for fleet of P-8 maritime patrol jets

Navy chooses rugged data storage units from Crystal Group for fleet of P-8 maritime patrol jets

HIAWATHA, Iowa, 10 June 2015. U.S. Navy avionics experts needed data storage systems for the Navy Boeing P-8A maritime patrol and anti-submarine warfare (ASW) jet aircraft. They found their solution from Crystal Group Inc. in Hiawatha, Iowa.

Air Force chooses solid-state data recorders from Calculex for F-15 jet fighters and bombers

Air Force chooses solid-state data recorders from Calculex for F-15 jet fighters and bombers

EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Fla., 10 June 2015. U.S. Air Force avionics experts needed airborne data recorders for the Boeing F-15C/D jet fighter and for the F-15E fighter-bomber. They found their solution from Calculex Inc. in Las Cruces, N.M.

Intelligent Aerospace, Military & Aerospace Electronics offer Twitter and news from Paris Air Show

Intelligent Aerospace, Military & Aerospace Electronics offer Twitter and news from Paris Air Show

THE MIL & AERO BLOG, 9 June 2015. Next week is the Paris Air Show in France -- arguably the largest and most important air show of its kind in the world. Courtney Howard will be on the ground at Paris representing Intelligent Aerospace and Military & Aerospace Electronics covering the latest military, commercial, and general-aviation developments.

Open-systems architecture for airborne electro-optical sensor pods offered by Northrop Grumman

Open-systems architecture for airborne electro-optical sensor pods offered by Northrop Grumman

WASHINGTON, 8 June 2015. Electro-optical sensor experts at Northrop Grumman Corp. are introducing a new sensor architecture to enable aircraft sensor technicians to swap sensors in theater using the same sensor pod.

Navy awards $3.4 billion contract to Huntington Ingalls to build Ford-class aircraft carrier

Navy awards $3.4 billion contract to Huntington Ingalls to build Ford-class aircraft carrier

WASHINGTON, 8 June 2015. U.S. Navy leaders are following through with production of the nation's second Ford-class aircraft carrier -- the USS John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) -- which when it is commissioned in 2020 will be the world's most modern aircraft carrier.

Flexible rugged cabling for motion-control in aerospace and defense introduced by Cicoil

Flexible rugged cabling for motion-control in aerospace and defense introduced by Cicoil

VALENCIA, Calif., 8 June 2015. Cicoil Corp. in Valencia, Calif., is introducing the EZ-Flexx Motion Series Plus rugged cabling for high-performance motion-control in aerospace and defense applications.

Lockheed Martin prepares to build 94 F-35 jet joint strike fighters in $920.4 million contract

Lockheed Martin prepares to build 94 F-35 jet joint strike fighters in $920.4 million contract

PATUXENT RIVER NAS, Md., 5 June 2015. The U.S. military is placing orders worth nearly a billion dollars with Lockheed Martin Corp. to prepare for building 94 F-35 jet Lightning II joint strike fighter combat aircraft. The order involves conventional and vertical takeoff and landing versions, as well as carrier versions.

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Low Voltage Power Supplies for Avionics

Crane Aerospace & Electronics has over 50 years of experience in the design and manufacture of high quality, high-reliability low voltage power supplies for use in avionics and electronic systems. These switch-mode power supplies are available with single or multiple outputs, and are designed to withstand the severe environments found

Transformer Rectifier Units (TRUs)

As the world’s leading supplier of Transformer Rectifier Units (TRUs) for commercial aircraft since the 1960s, Crane Aerospace & Electronics can provide you with field-proven, exceptionally reliable solutions. We have thousands of ELDEC TRUs in the field for a wide variety of aircraft programs. The units operate from 3-phase power sources

RAR-USB

The RAR-USB is an ARINC 429 USB 2.0 adaptor that provides up to sixteen totally independent receive channels along with up to five total fully independent transmit channels and eight bi-directional avionics-level discretes. Features include programmable bus rates and parity, error detection, time-tagging and adjustable slew rates. Configuration options include

IBX400 6U OpenVPX InfiniBand® Switch Fabric Module

The IBX400 is the world's first, fully rugged, 6U OpenVPX InfiniBand® switch fabric module (SFM) bringing data center connectivity and performance to deployed defense and aerospace applications, further enhancing GE's broad offering for High Performance Embedded Computing (HPEC). The IBX400 complements GE's GBX460 10 Gigabit Ethernet Switch Fabric Module offering

SBC326 - 3U OpenVPX 4th Generation Intel Core i7 based Single Board Computer

The SBC326 Rugged Single Board Computer (SBC) from GE Intelligent Platforms features the high performance, highly integrated 4th Generation Core i7 processor platform from Intel.

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DC DC Converters l 1.5 - 120W for Avionics & Military Applications

This line of DC DC converters is ready for rugged duty. Small size, light weight, hermetic, to 125 deg. C, isolated, on DLA SMDs, MIL-PRF-38534 Class

DC DC Converters l 6 - 120W for Space Programs

Strong space heritage backs this line of DC DC converters. Rad hard incl. ELDRS, SEE, small, light, hermetic, MIL-PRF-38534 Class H & K, to 125 deg. C, on DLA SMDs.

DC DC Converters l 5-200W for Rugged Hi-Rel COTS Applications

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GE Intelligent Platforms

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VPT Inc

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The Dollars and Sense of Rugged Computers

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The value of ruggedized computing

July 20, 2015 This executive briefing discusses the value of ruggedized computing for the data. Computer failures can jeopardize crucial data, so ruggedized computers can ensure the inte...
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The new frontier of optical computing

May 14, 2015 This executive briefing discusses the promise of optical computing to supply crucial bandwidth for demanding aerospace and defense signal processing. Optical computing in m...
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The Benefits of Integrated Video Management

July 28, 2015 Typical video management solutions for airborne public safety surveillance are built from a variety of products, such as switches, displays, recorders and mission computers...

High Definition Video Management System for Airborne Applications

July 28, 2015 A flexible high definition video management system is vital in a number of airborne applications such as public safety, surveillance, military, and search and rescue. ...

Understanding Intel Processor Throttling for Defense Applications

July 28, 2015 Learn the basics of Intel processor throttling and the advanced cooling techniques needed to ensure consistent performance for defense applications. This white paper starts...

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