Mercury Systems, Inc. announced it received a $3.7 million follow-on order from a leading defense prime contractor for high-performance digital signal processing modules for a manned airborne synthetic aperture radar (SAR) application. The order was booked in the company’s fiscal 2016 second quarter and is expected to be shipped by its fiscal 2016 fourth quarter.
M/A-COM Technology Solutions Holdings Inc. (“MACOM”) announced a teaming agreement that establishes MACOM as Northrop Grumman Corp.’s exclusive teaming partner for the development and manufacture of radar arrays that use MACOM’s active antenna technology to target a wide range of defense programs and platforms.
Finmeccanica Security & Information Systems Division has signed a contract to replace the old air traffic control radars at 12 major Canadian airports including Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa, Vancouver and Calgary.
Communications & Power Industries LLC, Beverly Microwave Division, a major supplier of microwave and millimeter wave components and subsystems, announced it has signed an agreement with C-Wave, a manufacturer’s representative located in Los Angeles, Calif.
EDI CON China is pleased to announce that the China Radar Industry Association exhibition and conference, in partnership with the CCPIT Commercial Sub-council, will be co-located on the 4th floor of the China National Convention Center (CNCC) taking place April 19-21, 2016 in Beijing. This co-location adds two full days of radar seminars taking place on the second and third day of EDI CON China and expands the exhibition.
NXP Semiconductors N.V., global market leader in secure connected car technologies, announced the next step in innovation for its market-leading automotive radar portfolio: the world's smallest single-chip 77 GHz radar transceiver (7.5 x 7.5 mm) with very high resolution performance.
Echodyne Corp. announced limited availability of its first metamaterials electronically scanning array (MESA) for radar applications. Echodyne’s MESA makes high performance radar far easier to deploy by lowering both the cost and weight by up to 10 or more times while decreasing the size of the antenna by up to 5 or more times over traditional electronically scanned arrays. The first product from Echodyne, a metamaterials electronically scanning array for X-band (MESA X-EVU) is now available for partners and integrators interested in evaluating MESA for radar systems in a variety of commercial markets including maritime, aviation, and surveillance/security among others.
Peregrine Semiconductor Corp., founder of RF SOI (silicon on insulator) and pioneer of advanced RF solutions, introduces the UltraCMOS® PE44820, an 8-bit digital phase shifter that covers a 358.6-degree phase range. This monolithic, digitally controlled product is easy to design-in and delivers exceptional phase accuracy and high linearity.
Wolfspeed, a Cree Company and a leading global supplier of GaN-on-SiC high electron mobility transistors (HEMTs) and monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMICs) with best-in-class reliability, is exhibiting its portfolio of GaN RF devices for L-, S-, C-, and X-Band radar at the 2015 International Radar Symposium India (IRSI-15), which will take place December 15–19 in Bangalore.