Cobham recently received a series of orders from BAE Systems for microelectronic products totaling approximately $51 million for the F-35 Lightning II platform. The work will be performed by Cobham Microelectronic Solutions, a business unit of the Cobham Advanced Electronics Solutions sector.
At the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) World Radiocommunication Conference the decision was made that the radio-frequency spectrum needed for the operation of short-range high-resolution automotive radar be allocated in the 79 GHz frequency band.
Mercury Systems Inc., announced that its Mercury Defense Systems subsidiary recently received a $1.8 million order from a leading international aerospace and defense company for radar environment simulation equipment. The order was booked in the company’s fiscal 2016 first quarter and is expected to be shipped over the next several quarters.
M/A-COM Technology Solutions Holdings Inc. announced that following the successful field trial of the Multifunction Phased Array Radar (MPAR) prototype system, it has received an order for Scalable Planar ARray (SPAR) Tiles from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Lincoln Laboratory for use in the first full-scale MPAR system.
Comtech PST proudly introduces another new gallium nitride (GaN) amplifier for X-Band applications. This class AB linear design operates over the full 9 to10 GHz frequency range and is ideal for use in phase array radar applications, as a TWT replacement or for a microwave communication link.
Blighter Surveillance Systems has won a contract from Paraguay’s National Civil Aviation Administrationto supply its Blighter B400 Series radar solution for enhanced security at the country’s two busiest international airports.