Articles by CASSIDIAN
April 5, 2012
The EADS-Belgacom consortium has signed a contract for the replacement of one of the major building blocks of the Belgian radio communications network ASTRID.
March 26, 2012
Cassidian, the defense and security division of EADS, has demonstrated, in a simulation study, the operational advantages of the Eurofighter’s future e-scan radar and has introduced the first pilots to the particular features of this technology.
March 19, 2012
Cassidian has introduced its new Airport Surveillance Radar, Next Generation (ASR-NG) radar, which is claimed to offer completely new options for air traffic control and for safe guidance of aircraft during take-off and landing.
January 23, 2012
Cassidian and Rheinmetall have agreed to pursue Rheinmetall’s Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) activities together in a Joint Venture where Cassidian will hold 51 percent and Rheinmetall 49 percent of the shares.
December 19, 2011
Cassidian has introduced the new SPEXER™ 2000 Coastal radar which aims to open up completely new opportunities for the wide-area protection of coastlines, maritime infrastructure and harbours against asymmetric threats. “SPEXER 2000 Coastal is the worldwide first security radar using the latest radar technology of Active Electronically Scanning Array...Read More
October 31, 2011
Cassidian has developed what the company claims to be the world’s most powerful radar for battlefield surveillance for use by the German Armed Forces. Owing to a combination of the latest technologies, this ground surveillance radar under the German Army designation “Bodenüberwachungsradar” (BÜR) can track movements on the ground,...Read More
August 15, 2011
Cassidian has extended its contract with the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency (MSB) for the further development of the RAKEL nationwide TETRA radio communication network. The network currently serves around 35,000 users and with its extension the number is slated to rise to 70,000 within a few years. “By signing...Read More
May 27, 2011
The Thai state-owned Metropolitan Electricity Authority (MEA) has signed a contract in Bangkok with the telecommunication system integrator Digital Research and Consulting Company Limited (DRC) on the provision of a Digital Trunked Radio System (DTRS). The contract includes a TETRA radio communication system from Cassidian as the core of...Read More
May 16, 2011
Cassidian , on behalf of EADS Deutschland GmbH , and Turkish Aerospace Industries Inc. (TAI) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish close collaboration in the Talarion programme. Talarion is the European programme for a next-generation Medium Altitude Long Endurance (MALE) advanced Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) to fulfill...Read More
January 14, 2011
Cassidian and Atlas Elektronik have completed the merger of their subsidiaries – Sofrelog and Atlas Maritime Security . The new company, named Signalis , started operating under that name in January 2011. The company, co-owned by Cassidian (60 percent) and Atlas Elektronik (40 percent), will have two Managing Directors:...Read More