Ted Rappaport, founding director of NYU WIRELESS and a leading proponent of using the millimeter wave spectrum for wireless communications, discusses the FCC's recent rulemaking actions and technology developments that are paving the way to 5G.
Raytheon received a contract modification for $122,443,911 to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-14-C-0075) for the procurement of 114 Tomahawk Block IV All Up Round missiles for the U.S. Navy. This completes the Navy's planned purchase of 214 Tomahawk Block IV missiles for fiscal year 2015 and continues to build the inventory to support warfighting requirements.
Strategy Analytics was at CS International 2015 last week, held in Frankfurt, Germany. Eric Higham, Director of Strategy Analytics’ Advanced Semiconductor Applications (ASA) service kicked off proceedings with insights into the challenges and prospects for GaAs and other RF technologies as increasing data consumption translates to ever more sophisticated cellular terminal front-ends.
Airbus Defence and Space has introduced new technologies in its latest air surveillance radar to give the Airport Surveillance Radar Next Generation (ASR-NG) radar advantageous air traffic control capabilities.
RFMW Ltd. announces design and sales support for the TGA3504-SM, 2 to 30GHz Gain Block from TriQuint (Qorvo). The TGA3504-SM offers 8 dBm of output P1 dB with a corresponding small signal gain of up to 11.5 dB. Output third order intercept is >17 dBm. Wideband performance of the TGA3504-SM supports multiple applications such as Electronic Warfare (EW), military and commercial radar and military or commercial communication systems.
Dow-Key® Microwave Corp., the world’s largest manufacturer of electromechanical switches, announced that it will showcase its 411HQ, 461H and 511H series of switches at the SATELLITE 2015 Exhibition, booth 7112, in Washington DC on March 17-19 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.
Smart Electronics and Lark Engineering, both part of Secure Technology Co., are pleased to announce they are working together to be a full service components solution provider for the industrial, aerospace, and military market segments.
Finmeccanica – Selex ES has been awarded two important new contracts for the company’s Grifo radar system. In each case, the radar system was selected for its proven high performance and flexible architecture.