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Northrop Grumman joins Draper Lab in program to combat military counterfeit electronics

Northrop Grumman joins Draper Lab in program to combat military counterfeit electronics

ARLINGTON, Va., 15 Jan., 2015. Defense microelectronics experts at the Northrop Grumman Corp. Electronic Systems segment in Linthicum, Md., are joining the Charles Stark Draper Laboratory in Cambridge, Mass., in a program to develop new technologies to safeguard the U.S. military electronics supply chain from substandard used and counterfeit electronics.

International Rectifier becomes wholly owned subsidiary of Infineon Technologies as buy closes

International Rectifier becomes wholly owned subsidiary of Infineon Technologies as acquisition closes

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., 14 Jan. 2015. Executives of semiconductor specialist Infineon Technologies AG in Neubiberg, Germany, have completed their acquisition of power electronics designer International Rectifier Corp. in El Segundo, Calif.

Military radiation-detector market to grow to $868 million by 2022, analysts predict

GLEN ALLEN, Va., 12 Jan. 2015. Military demand for radiation detector devices will grow from $617 million currently to $731 million by 2018, and then to $868 million by 2022, predict analysts at market researcher NanoMarkets in Glen Allen, Va.

2- and 4-channel solid-state power controllers for military vehicles introduced by DDC

2- and 4-channel solid-state power controllers for military vehicles introduced by DDC

BOHEMIA, N.Y., 12 Jan. 2015. Data Device Corp. (DDC) in Bohemia, N.Y., is introducing the RP-26321000NX and RP-26311000NX 2- and 4-channel solid-state power controllers for military vehicles and vetronics.

Navy resolves CANES shipboard networking protest with selection of two more equipment vendors

Navy resolves CANES shipboard networking protest with selection of two more equipment vendors

SAN DIEGO, 9 Jan. 2015. U.S. Navy communications experts are expanding their stable of communications and computing contractors from five to seven for the Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services (CANES) program after a contractor protest last September brought the multi-billion-dollar program to a temporary halt.

Power amplifier for ground and airborne communications and EW uses introduced by NuWaves

Power amplifier for ground and airborne communications and EW uses introduced by NuWaves

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio, 9 Jan. 2015. NuWaves Engineering in Middletown, Ohio, is introducing the NuPower 13G05A small, lightweight and high-efficiency power amplifier for a wide variety of air- or ground-based tactical, test, or training platforms.

Navy carriers and big-deck amphibs receive new intra-ship voice communications networking

Navy carriers and big-deck amphibs receive new intra-ship voice communications networking

CHARLESTON, S.C., 8 Jan. 2015. U.S. Navy shipboard communications experts are making plans to install new and upgraded intra-ship communications gear aboard the nation's fleet of aircraft carriers and amphibious assault ships.

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