Industry News

Handset Radio Components Down 2.9% in 2009

Strategy Analytics predicts a decline of 2.9 percent in 2009 for radio components in wireless handsets as a result of the global economic slowdown in its report, “Handset Radio Component Sales Forecast 2008 – Update.” The data table from the Strategy Analytics RF & Wireless Components market research service...
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Buying a Signal Analyzer

Choosing the Correct Analyzer for Your Transmitter or Component Test Needs
There are many analyzers available in the market today. Some are very specialized, while others offer more generic radio measurement capability; some are called spectrum analyzers, while others are called signal analyzers. All measure and display frequency vs. amplitude. In our cost-conscious industry, you need to get the best...
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Agilent's HD Radio Measurement Application Enables Fast, Easy Low Cost Testing of Broadcast Signals

Agilent Technologies Inc. introduced a new HD Radio measurement application for its N9340B handheld RF spectrum analyzer. Agilent's HD Radio measurement application is the lowest-cost In-Band-On-Channel (IBOC) solution on the market with one-button auto tune and channel list functions. It supports NRSC-5 spectral emission limit masks and includes features...
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Astrium Services Wins Australian Navy SATCOMS Contract

Astrium , Europe's largest space company, has won an order to supply five state-of-the-art Maritime Advanced SATCOM Terrestrial Infrastructure System (ASTIS) wideband satellite communications terminals to the Royal Australian Navy (RAN), with the contract enabling additional options to be exercised over the next nine months. The ASTIS terminal is...
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Suite Success for Saab in India

Saab has received two serial production orders for the Integrated Defensive Aids Suite (IDAS) for the Indian Advanced Light Helicopter, Dhruv. The combined value of these orders from Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) is approximately SEK 196 million. These two production orders follow initial orders for development and prototype deliveries...
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Solid-State Magnetron Transmitters

A line of high power, solid-state magnetron transmitter upgrade modules that can be used with all major transmitter technologies has been introduced by <b>Diversified Technologies, Inc. </b> of Bedford, Massachusetts.
A line of high power, solid-state magnetron transmitter upgrade modules that can be used with all major transmitter technologies has been introduced by Diversified Technologies, Inc. of Bedford, Massachusetts. DTI PowerMod™ High Power Solid-State Magnetron Transmitters deliver peak RF powers of 3 to 50 kW and can drive magnetrons...
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