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SELEX S&AS Wins First Order for PicoSAR

SELEX Sensors and Airborne Systems (SELEX S&AS) has received an important order from a North European country for the supply of its new PicoSAR lightweight airborne ground surveillance radar. The order is of particular importance as it is the first for PicoSAR, with discussions also underway with various potential...
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EADS Signs Aerospace MoU with Kazakhstan

EADS, a leader in aerospace, defense and related services, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Kazyna Fund for Sustainable Development for a strategic partnership in the development of the aerospace industry and related services in Kazakhstan. This agreement envisages feasibility studies for the financing of aerospace...
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Fairchild Opens R&D Center in India

Fairchild Semiconductor, a global supplier of high performance products that drive energy efficiency, has opened a design center in Pune, India. The new center will be responsible for designing and developing the company's new generation of power MOSFETs and IGBT technology to support popular applications. As an application-driven, solution-based...
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Microwave Journal 50 Year Retrospective Series: A Few Personal Remarks on the Evolution of Computational Electromagnetics

Introduction I remember reading the Microwave Journal as a graduate student in the Microwave Lab at McGill University in Montreal in 1969. Then, as now, the Microwave Journal was filled with articles, observations and product information on microwave and wireless hardware, although today there are also articles on microwave...
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ELVA-1 Forges New Links in Hungary

Recent European regulations — the CEPT channel plan [ECC Recommendation (05) 07] for 71-76 GHz and 81 to 86 GHz frequency band radios — has opened up European Union wireless fronthaul, backhaul and network extension markets for point-to-point fixed wireless systems. Consequently, ELVA-1 Millimeter Wave Division has begun offering...
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Labtech Gets Green Light for ISO 14001 Reaccreditation

Labtech Microwave, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of microwave solutions, has attained ISO 14001 reaccreditation, with the aim of continuously developing the company’s environmental working practices. ISO 14001 specifies the requirements for an organization’s environmental management system and applies to those aspects over which it has control and...
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Camitri is Formed for Communications Licensing

The four founders of TTPCom have joined forces with Professor Rick Hillum to form Camitri, a new venture, backed by Imprimatur Capital, that will market intellectual property from world leading universities and research institutes to the communications industry. Gordon Aspin, Mark Collins, Richard Fry and Tony Milbourn were the...
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