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Radiation-hardened electronics keep orbital satellites functioning

June 19, 2024
Today's technological revolution in space, ranging from long-term harsh-environment military space applications to commercial space telecommunications and internet access, is ...
Uncrewed

Navy researchers approach industry for long-duration unmanned underwater propulsion at variable speeds

June 19, 2024
Project explores underwater propulsion that can work efficiently across different speeds over long distances with stop and re-start at any time.
RF/Analog

Thales to supply RF and microwave antennas for aircraft navigation and guidance aboard surface warships

June 19, 2024
TACAN military aircraft navigation systems provide bearing and distance to an RF and microwave station on the ground or aboard naval ships.
Power

Radiation-tolerant DC-DC converters for power electronics space applications introduced by Microchip

The LE50-28 power converters meet MIL-STD-461, and have a companion EMI filter to scale and customize by choosing one or three outputs.
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June 18, 2024
Since the beginning, Military & Aerospace Electronics has been on top of COTS issues and continues to be the clear leader when it comes to coverage of COTS success stories, COTS...
Uncrewed

Navy calls-out 49 companies to provide sensors and machine autonomy for unmanned surface vessels (USVs)

June 18, 2024
49 USV contracts revolve around payloads; sensors; mission support; machine autonomy and vehicle control; ashore and host platforms; and logistics.
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Sensors

Radar and lidar help military leaders shoot for the high ground

June 18, 2024
Radar, short for radio detection and ranging, has long been a crucial technology in military operations. Using radio waves that bounce off objects, radar systems proved adept ...
Commercial Aerospace

Tech reduces baggage mishandling rates says SITA

June 18, 2024
The Swiss company says a steep 63% drop in the mishandling rate from 2007 to 2023 happened as passenger traffic rose by 111%.
Trusted Computing

BAE Systems takes-on trusted computing research to help safeguard military avionics from cyber attack

June 18, 2024
REFLECT will explore cyber security, open system architectures, novel avionics, and sensor technologies that focus on electric warfare (EW) avionics.
Commercial Aerospace

Embracing technology for enhanced traveler experiences at airports

June 18, 2024
Self-service kiosks revolutionize the traditional dining experience by allowing passengers to order from multiple brands through a unified interface, Thibaud Denoll writes for...
Power

Quiet low-noise radiation-hardened DC-DC converter for power electronics space applications offered by VPT

June 18, 2024
Quiet low-noise radiation-hardened DC-DC converter for power electronics space applications offered by VPT
Communications equipment - Microwave communications

Southwest Antennas

June 17, 2024
Southwest Antennas specializes in the design and manufacture of high-performance broadband RF and Microwave antennas and accessories designed to be the critical link in today&...
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Embedded computers

Kontron presents the HARAKAN VPX Rugged Compact Mission Computer

June 17, 2024
SWaP-optimised 3U VPX Mission Computer System for Modern Defence Applications Toulon, France, June 13, 2024 – Kontron, a leading global provider of IoT/Embedded Computer...
Single-board computers

Kontron

June 17, 2024
Kontron is a global leader in IoT/Embedded Computing Technology, providing secure, innovative solutions for robust defense applications. Our reliable hardware, software, and services...
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Peripheral/device controllers

Dawn Micro RuSH System Health Monitor

June 17, 2024
Micro RuSH I2C enclosure Temperature sensor with optional Voltage monitor and PWM fan control.
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Design engineering

Dawn VME Products

June 17, 2024
Founded in 1985, Dawn is the industry leader in the design and manufacture of mission critical products based on the VITA™ and PICMG® architectures. Military Rugged. Field Reliable...
Sensors

Industry asked for combination of drugs and near-infrared light to keep sleep-deprived warfighters alert

June 17, 2024
AWARE seeks a photoswitchable version of dextroamphetamine that is inactive except in the presence of near-infrared light, which activates it.
Communications

Kayhan Space unveils its spaceflight intelligence exchange Satcat

June 17, 2024
Satcat aggregates historical and real-time data for objects and events in Earth’s orbit.
Sensors

Northrop Grumman to build electronic warfare (EW) shipboard electronics for (GaN) based SEWIP Block 3

June 17, 2024
The SEWIP program is upgrading the AN/SLQ-32(V) EW system for surface warships for improved anti-ship missile defense and situational awareness.
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Learn more about the intricate world of platform power requirements at our 26 June webinar

June 17, 2024
From MIL-STD-1275 to MIL-STD-704, discover how design considerations tackle the diverse power challenges of air and ground vehicles, offering solutions for optimal performance...
Commercial Aerospace

Archer’s Midnight eVTOL plane aces transition flight with 100+ mph speed

June 17, 2024
Midnight is believed to be one of the largest eVTOL aircraft to complete transition, which is critical to being able to carry commercially viable passenger payloads, Prabhat Ranjan...
Power

Space-efficient supercapacitor protection integrated circuit for backup power uses introduced by Littlefuse

June 17, 2024
The single-cell supercapacitor protection integrated circuit is tailored for charging backup power sources under extreme conditions.
Sensors

Special Operations forces ask RTX Raytheon to upgrade Silent Knight covert radar for nighttime commando ops

June 14, 2024
The above-K-band multi-aircraft terrain-following radar enables Special Forces aircraft to infiltrate dangerous areas undetected and at night.
Commercial Aerospace

OMNI Air Taxi selects Honeywell's radar system for helicopter fleet upgrade

June 14, 2024
Honeywell’s RDR-7000 weather radar system will be gradually installed on 31 Leonardo AW139 helicopters operating in Brazil.
Commercial Aerospace

How to leverage AI for airport facilities management

June 14, 2024
With the right facilities management software, airport facilities managers can monitor safety in real time, harness data for decision-making, automate and facilitate the inspecting...
Computers

Rugged tablet computer for outdoor industrial applications like constructions sites introduced by AAEON

June 14, 2024
RTC-1010RK has Android 11 operating system, and security features like one-time permissions, scoped storage, and enhanced biometric authentication.
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Single-board computers

VX307H

June 13, 2024
SOSA-ALIGNED INTEL® 10NM X86 MICROSERVER 3U VPX BLADE Intel® Xeon® D-2700 processors with 100G Integrated Ethernet Up to 20 cores with AVX-512 vector engine Security...
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Components - Switches

VX3940

June 13, 2024
HIGH END L2/L3 10G/40G/50G ETHERNET SWITCH High End L2/L3 switch Developped in alignment with the SOSA™ Technical Standard 3U Open VPX MOD3-SWH-6F1U7U/ MOD3-SWH-6F8U7 profiles...
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Embedded computers

S1901 COBALT™

June 13, 2024
RUGGED HIGH PERFORMANCE MISSION COMPUTING PLATFORM ComExpress Intel® High Performance Processor Expansion slots for multiple GPU, FPGA accelerators, or video modules Multiple...
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Components - Switches

VX3908

June 13, 2024
10G/40G/50G ETHERNET L2/L3 NETWORK SWITCH VITA65 OpenVPX L2/L3 switch for harsh environments Line Rate sustained for all packet size Dual 50G Ethernet uplinks Air-cooled builds...
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DSP boards

VX6011-S

June 13, 2024
SOSA-ALIGNED 11TH GENERATION INTEL CORE PROCESSOR 6U VPX SBC 11th Gen Intel® Core™ processor for AI (Artificial Intelligence), CVGIP (Computer Vision, Graphics, and ...
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Embedded computers

DARC™ VX208

June 13, 2024
VPX-BASED RUGGED MISSION COMPUTER FOR DATA PROCESSING, VIDEO, GRAPHICS AND AI Rugged, extended temperature, SWaP-C optimized computer Small form factor 272 mm x 230 mm x 100 mm...
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Single-board computers

VX6096

June 13, 2024
SOSA-ALIGNED 6U VPX INTEL® XEON® D-2700/2800 PLUG-IN CARD Intel® Xeon® D-2700/2800 processors with 100G Integrated Ethernet Up to 128 GByte DDR4 memory with ECC...
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Single-board computers

VX3060-S2

June 13, 2024
SOSA-ALIGNED 11TH GENERATION INTEL CORE PROCESSOR 3U VPX SBC 11th Gen Intel® Core™ processor for AI (Artificial Intelligence), CVGIP (Computer Vision, Graphics, and ...
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Single-board computers

COMe-mRP10 (E2)

June 13, 2024
COM EXPRESS® MINI TYPE 10 WITH 13TH GENERATION INTEL® CORE™/PENTIUM® PROCESSORS Up to 32 GByte LPDDR5(x) memory down Up to 2.5 Gb Ethernet with TSN support Optional...
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Embedded computers

HARAKAN-F

June 13, 2024
VPX RUGGED COMPACT MISSION COMPUTER SWaP-optimized embbeded computer SOSA 3U VPX plug-in cards Latest silicon gen Intel® Core™ Fanless conduction cooling, designed for...
Optical fiber

Alfa Chemistry

June 13, 2024
With rich experience in the plating industry, Alfa Chemistry provides full-range of plating solutions to meet the needs of the aerospace industry.
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NASA selects RTX's Blue Canyon Technologies to provide CubeSat buses for PolSIR mission

June 13, 2024
In addition to designing and manufacturing the bus platforms, Blue Canyon will also provide mission operations services.
Sensors

Navy orders two more Constellation-class frigates with networked shipboard electronics and weapons

June 13, 2024
The Constellation-class frigate will be able to keep up with Navy aircraft carriers and will have sensors networked with the rest of the fleet.
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NASA announces space weather system investigation funding

June 13, 2024
The three concepts propose how to enact the Dynamical Neutral Atmosphere-Ionosphere Coupling (DYNAMIC) mission, which was recommended by the 2013 Decadal Survey for Solar and ...
Sensors

Navy taps RTX Raytheon for critical radar hardware for missile defense aboard Burke-class surface warships

June 13, 2024
The Raytheon AN/SPY-6(V) AMDR will improve the Burke-class destroyer's ability to detect hostile aircraft, surface ships, and ballistic missiles.
Commercial Aerospace

FAA and Euro counterpart release new certification criteria for air taxis

June 13, 2024
The proposed standards represent a major milestone in the certification of electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVOL) air taxis and other novel designs, Jack Daleo writes for...
Power

Gate driver integrated circuit for motor control in construction and agriculture vehicles offered by Infineon

The gate driver integrated circuit offers functional safety according to ISO 26262 ASIL B. It is housed in a small TS-DSO-32 package.
Computers

Researchers ask industry to develop signal processing algorithms for ship-tracking over-the-horizon radar

June 12, 2024
DARPA seeks to develop high frequency (HF) radar for surface-wave over-the-horizon radar (SWOTHR) for aircraft, ship, and boat tracking.
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NASA taps RTX's Blue Canyon for pair of satellites for climate mission

June 12, 2024
Analysis of PREFIRE's measurements will inform climate and ice models, helping to improve projections of how a warming world will affect sea ice loss, ice sheet melt, and sea ...