Navy orders AN/ARQ-59 tactical data link equipment from L-3 to link helicopters with surface ships

L-3 to build helicopter-to-ship data links

PATUXENT RIVER NAS, Md., 27 Jan. 2015. Command and control experts at L-3 Communications Systems-West in Salt Lake City will provide advanced digital communications to enable airborne terminals to share information with land- and ship-based data terminals under terms of a contract modification announced last week.

Officials of the U.S. Naval Air Systems Command at Patuxent River Naval Air Station, Md., awarded a $22.7 million contract modification to L-3 Communications Thursday for the AN/ARQ-59 Common Data Link (CDL) Hawklink system for the Navy's MH-60R Seahawk multi-mission maritime helicopters.

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Rugged eight-channel solid-state power controller for military vetronics introduced by DDC

Rugged eight-channel solid-state power controller for military vetronics introduced by DDC

BOHEMIA, N.Y., 27 Jan. 2015. Data Device Corp. (DDC) in Bohemia, N.Y., is introducing the RP-20S19XXX eight-channel solid-state power controller (SSPC) in a ruggedized military-grade form factor for military ground vehicles and similar applications.

Northrop Grumman gets ready to install two-color electro-optical sensors P-8A missile-defense system

Northrop Grumman gets ready to install two-color electro-optical sensors P-8A missile-defense system

PATUXENT RIVER NAS, Md., 26 Jan. 2015. Electro-optics experts at Northrop Grumman Corp. will begin upgrading the sensors in the airborne missile-defense system aboard the U.S. Navy P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol jet under terms of an order announced Friday.

Internet of Things (IoT) market to reach $103.6 billion worldwide by 2018, analysts predict

Internet of Things (IoT) market to reach $103.6 billion worldwide by 2018, analysts predict

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., 26 Jan. 2015. Global sales from the Internet of Things (IoT) portion of electronic systems will grow from $57.7 billion this year to $103.6 billion in 2018, which represents a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 21 percent in the five years between 2013 and 2018, industry analysts say.

Adhesive with low coefficient of expansion for aerospace uses introduced by Master Bond

Adhesive with low coefficient of expansion for aerospace uses introduced by Master Bond

HACKENSACK, N.J., 26 Jan. 2015. Master Bond Inc. in Hackensack, N.J., is introducing the EP42HT-2LTE two-component epoxy for a variety of bonding, sealing, coating and select casting applications in the electronics, aerospace, optical, and specialty OEM industries.

Raytheon joins L-3 in program to speed modernized GPS receiver fielding with new circuit cards

Raytheon joins L-3 in program to speed modern anti-jam GPS receivers to the warfighter

LOS ANGELES AFB, Calif. 23 Jan. 2015. Satellite navigation experts at the Raytheon Co. Space and Airborne Systems segment in El Segundo, Calif., will help the U.S. military develop anti-jam Global Positioning System (GPS) receivers with special M-code capability for military operations.

Industry fragmentation, government regulations, and big data will dominate cyber security in 2015

Industry fragmentation, government regulations, and big data will dominate cyber security in 2015

BOSTON, 23 Jan. 2015. Industry fragmentation, government regulations, developments in big data will be prime movers in the global cyber security market in 2015, predict information security experts at the BAE Systems Applied Intelligence segment in Boston.

Based on its work this year in cyber security and financial crime, BAE Systems Applied Intelligence experts have made their top five predictions for the digital criminality landscape in 2015.

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