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Astrodyne boosts expertise in high-power electronics with its acquisition of TDI Power

Astrodyne boosts expertise in high-power electronics with its acquisition of TDI Power

MANSFIELD, Mass., 7 Nov. 2014. Executives of power electronics specialist Astrodyne Corp. in Mansfield, Mass., are boosting their company's expertise in high-power technologies with their acquisition of TDI Power in Hackettstown, N.J.

TDI designs and manufactures power supplies and integrated systems for military and aerospace, semiconductor manufacturing, industrial, medical, and other applications, with an emphasis in demanding applications requiring precise voltage and current in harsh or variable conditions, company officials say.

Vetronics processing and network switch for military ground vehicles introduced by Curtiss-Wright

Vetronics processing and network switch for military ground vehicles introduced by Curtiss-Wright

ASHBURN, Va., 7 Nov. 2014. The Curtiss-Wright Corp. Defense Solutions division in Ashburn, Va., is introducing the Ground Control System (GCS) processing and network switch subsystem for use with the U.S. Army Vehicular Integration for C4ISR/EW Interoperability (VICTORY) standard vetronics architecture.

Boeing to extend anticipated life spans of Air Force One aircraft with major avionics upgrades

Boeing to extend anticipated life spans of Air Force One aircraft with major avionics upgrades

TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla., 6 Nov. 2014. Military avionics experts at the Boeing Co. are preparing to upgrade important avionics subsystems aboard the nation's two VC-25A presidential transport aircraft, which when in operation are known as Air Force One.

VITA trade group approves air-flow-by cooling standard for VPX and VPX REDI embedded computing

VITA trade group approves air-flow-by cooling standard for VPX and VPX REDI embedded computing

FOUNTAIN HILLS, Ariz., 6 Nov. 2014. The VITA embedded computing trade association has approved a thermal-management standard to enable systems integrators to create rugged and deployable high-performance embedded computing systems.

Viewer system from Sensors Unlimited helps pinpoint battlefield lasers for fast targeting

Viewer system from Sensors Unlimited helps pinpoint battlefield lasers for fast targeting

CHARLOTTE, N.C., 6 Nov. 2014. Sensors Unlimited, a UTC Aerospace Systems business is introducing a compact, modular shortwave infrared (SWIR) viewer system called the Warrior handheld/weapon/helmet (HWH) to help view all battlefield lasers during the day and at night.

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.

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The VPX product line includes three products: Modular Quad IF Up and Down Converter, Modular Direct Synthesizer and the Modular Seven Channel Indirect Synthesizer. These offerings provide critical functionality for processing of rapidly evolving Electronic Warfare signals. Low spurious and noise performance, as well as an exceptionally small physical implementation

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November 2014
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