C4ISR

Command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance

Army orders five mobile air traffic control towers from Sierra Nevada for deployed operations

Army orders five mobile air traffic control towers from Sierra Nevada for deployed operations

REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala., 5 Nov. 2014. U.S. Army aviation experts are asking for five mobile air traffic control towers from manufacturer Sierra Nevada Corp. in Sparks, Nev., to help coordinate air traffic in battlefield and other temporary airfields.

Terahertz chips, reusing electronic designs, and farewell to frigates this week on Rapid Fire

Terahertz chips, reusing electronic designs, and farewell to frigates this week on Rapid Fire

NASHUA, N.H., 5 Nov. 2014. Terahertz chips enable new applications, how to develop complex electronics quickly, and the last days of the U.S. Navy Perry-class frigates highlight this week's Rapid Fire interview with John Keller and Ernesto Burden of Military & Aerospace Electronics.

Compact digital video tracker for unmanned vehicles and portable systems introduced by GE

Compact digital video tracker for unmanned vehicles and portable systems introduced by GE

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., 5 Nov. 2014. GE Intelligent Platforms in Huntsville, Ala., is introducing the rugged ADEPT4000 compact high-definition digital video tracker with electronic image processing for unmanned vehicles, portable systems, and other small applications.

A once-proud class of U.S. Navy surface warships is quickly fading away

THE MIL & AERO BLOG, 4 Nov. 2014. Throughout the Cold War U.S. Navy frigates were essential pieces in the Navy's role of first line of defense. These relatively small, fast, and maneuverable surface warships were designed for the vital role of screening aircraft carriers from aircraft and missile attack, as well as protecting Marine Corps amphibious invasion forces and cargo ships from enemy submarines.

DARPA seeks to speed defense electronics development by recycling blocks of IP tools

DARPA seeks to speed defense electronics development by recycling blocks of IP tools

ARLINGTON, Va., 4 Nov. 2014. U.S. military researchers are trying to find ways to speed how long it takes to develop new defense electronics through the reuse and integration of blocks of intellectual property (IP).

Rugged embedded computing switches for military and commercial avionics introduced by Kontron

Rugged embedded computing switches for military and commercial avionics introduced by Kontron

POWAY, Calif., 4 Nov. 2014. Kontron in Poway, Calif., is introducing the AIRES line of rugged switch products for harsh-environment network connectivity embedded computing applications in military and commercial avionics, mining, smart grid, homeland security, rail transportation, and oil & gas applications.

Terahertz chip offers new applications in sensors, communications, and collision avoidance

Terahertz chip offers new applications in sensors, communications, and collision avoidance

REDONDO BEACH, Calif., 3 Nov. 2014. Microelectronics experts at the Northrop Grumman Corp. Aerospace Systems segment in Redondo Beach, Calif., are paving the way to future RF and microwave applications in collision avoidance, atmospheric sensing, and radio astronomy with a electronic component called the terahertz monolithic integrated circuit (TMIC).

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November 2014
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