Aerospace and Defense Channel

New Raytheon Radar Showcases Reliability, 360-Degree Capability

Raytheon Company's newest integrated air and missile defense radar has been busy since its debut at the 2016 Winter AUSA tradeshow. The GaN-powered Active Electronically Scanned Array proposed upgrade to the Patriot™ Air and Missile Defense has surpassed more than 1,000 hours of operation in just over a year, which is half the time of a typical testing program.


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US, Japanese Firms Collaborating on New Missile Defense Radars

Raytheon Co and Lockheed Martin Corp are working with Japanese partners on rival projects to develop new radars that will enhance Japan's shield against any North Korean missile strike, according to government and defense industry sources. Raytheon is allied with Mitsubishi Electric Corp on the project while Lockheed is working with Fujitsu Ltd.

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AtlanTecRF Launches Q-Band Loop Test Translators

Q-Band Loop Test Translators

AtlanTecRF has launched its range of Q-Band Loop Test Translators with Ethernet Control. Addressing the nominal  44 GHz uplink market the company’s three new products provide loop-back frequency conversion of Transmit (Tx) to Receive (Rx), Transmit to L-Band and L-Band to Receive, thereby providing a complete suite of system testing instruments.


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