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Northrop Grumman to fix MQ-4C Triton UAV air-to-air radar before Navy production decision

Northrop Grumman to fix MQ-4C Triton UAV air-to-air radar before Navy production decision

PATUXENT RIVER NAS, Md., 17 June 2015. U.S. Navy unmanned aircraft experts are asking Northrop Grumman Corp. to correct deficiencies in the air-to-air radar system aboard the MQ-4C Triton maritime patrol drone before making a production decision on the Triton by the end of this year.

Thales radar system designed to reject interference from wind farms, 4G cell phone networks

Thales radar system designed to reject interference from wind farms, 4G cell phone networks

PARIS, 16 June 2015. Radar experts at the Thales Group in Paris are introducing the next-generation STAR NG air traffic control (ATC) radar for military and commercial applications. Thales made the announcement this week at the Paris Air Show in Paris.

Raytheon wins $152.9 million contract to provide 53 airborne radar systems for P-8A Poseidon

Raytheon wins $152.9 million contract to provide 53 airborne radar systems for P-8A Poseidon

PATUXENT RIVER NAS, Md., 16 June 2015. Radar experts at the Raytheon Co. will provide the U.S. Navy with 53 advanced airborne radar systems for the Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol, surveillance, and anti-submarine warfare aircraft.

High-power electronics at the heart of electromagnetic carrier launch and recovery systems

High-power electronics at the heart of electromagnetic carrier launch and recovery systems

PATUXENT RIVER NAS, Md., 15 June 2015. High-power electronics experts at General Atomics will build next-generation all-electric aircraft launch and recover systems for the aircraft carrier USS John F. Kennedy (CVN 79), which is under construction in Newport News, Va.

Electrical enclosures market to hit $5.86 billion in 2020, growing at 6.4 percent each year

Electrical enclosures market to hit $5.86 billion in 2020, growing at 6.4 percent each year

DALLAS, 15 June 2015. The worldwide market for electrical enclosures should rise from $4 billion in 2014 to $5.86 billion in 2020 -- a combined annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.4 percent between 2015 and 2016. That's the prediction of analysts at market researcher MarketsandMarkets in Dallas.

Navy asks Logos for enabling technologies in compact unmanned aircraft sensor payloads

Navy asks Logos for enabling technologies in compact unmanned aircraft sensor payloads

LAKEHURST, N.J., 11 June 2015. Sensor payloads experts at Logos Technologies LLC in Fairfax, Va., are developing enabling technologies for compact sensor systems for unmanned aircraft like the RQ-21 Blackjack, Tigershark, and RQ-8 Fire Scout for the Air Force and Army.

DARPA wants real-time CubeSat communications to link micro-satellite constellations

DARPA wants real-time CubeSat communications to link micro-satellite constellations

ARLINGTON, Va., 10 June 2015. U.S. military researchers are trying to develop lightweight and low-power RF and optical communications links that would enable new generations of tiny space satellites to communicate with one another while in orbit.

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