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Articles by Asif Anwar, Program Director, Strategy Analytics

Strong December, but Uncertainties Loom for Defense Industry Programs in 2012

Review of Defense contracts awards for Dec 2011 and industry outlook for 2012
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Recent Contracts/Developments - GaN switches and scaling AESA radar

In conjunction with European Microwave Week in Manchester, UK, TriQuint launched a family of reflective GaN-based SPDT (single pole double throw) switches. Operating at 10-40 W over 6-18 GHz, the switches allow designers of defense, aerospace or high-performance commercial systems to use much smaller semiconductor devices in many applications...
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Military Contracts Continue Momentum as Russians join AESA Party

Notable highlights related to contract activity in August included news that the US government is deploying the vehicle and dismount exploitation radar (VADER) system designed by Northrop Grumman and incorporated on General Atomics Aeronautical Systems' MQ-9 Reapers to detect illegal immigrants and drug smugglers on the southwest border. Meanwhile,...
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Should the Electromagnetic Spectrum be Defined as a Defense Domain?

Electromagnetic Spectrum Domain Priority Electronic Warfare uses the electromagnetic spectrum (EMS) in three roles across air, sea, and land warfare domains; Electronic Attack (EA), Electronic Protection (EP), and Electronic Warfare Support (ES). Electronic Attack (EA) involves the use of EM energy to attack enemy forces, facilities and equipment with...
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Defense Industry Maintains Momentum as Q1 Ends

The Libyan crisis saw use of the RAF Nimrod aircraft triggering the inevitable criticism in many quarters questioning the logic behind UK Defense spending decisions undertaken as part of a UK Government Strategic Defence and Security Review. Other platforms affected by the last round of cuts include the Tornado...
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