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Raytheon’s ATFLIR Supporting Combat Operations from the USS John F. Kennedy

November 14, 2004
Raytheon’s ASQ-228 ATFLIR targeting pod is now deployed with two F/A-18C Hornet squadrons onboard the USS John F. Kennedy (CVN 67). Delivered to the Navy just weeks before deployment, these ATFLIR pods successfully completed numerous missions during July — without missing a single sortie. “Only ATFLIR is designed and...
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First K-band Satellite Connectivity Demonstrated with Three-inch Antenna

November 14, 2004
Harris Corp., in cooperation with Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Ft. Worth, TX, and Rockwell Collins Government Systems, Cedar Rapids, IO, recently demonstrated a first-ever small diameter, multifunction advanced data-link prototype antenna that accurately receives signals from military communications satellites. The specialized, phased array antenna, developed by Harris, under a...
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Northrop Grumman Selected to Demonstrate Laser Communication Technology

November 14, 2004
Northrop Grumman Corp. has been selected by the US Air Force to design, build and demonstrate a prototype optical aperture system that will enable laser communications between aircraft and space-base platforms. The Airborne Lasercom Terminal — Optical Aperture technology demonstration will mature technology prior to a separately awarded terminal...
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Northrop Grumman Awarded Contract for B-2 Radar Modernization

November 14, 2004
Northrop Grumman has been awarded a $388 M contract by the US Air Force for the next phase of a program to modernize the B-2 radar system. This program continues the efforts of the Air Force and Northrop Grumman to enhance the stealth bomber’s ability to operate as part...
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4.9 GHz: A Major Force Behind Meshing Network Adoption

November 14, 2004
According to ABI Research, building on the strength and popularity of Wi-Fi, meshing networks extend range, security and redundancy by augmenting traditional infrastructure-to-user communications with enhanced peer-to-peer communications. This is accomplished through an advanced addressing scheme that better handles ad hoc communications and handoffs. Issues currently plaguing meshing networks...
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Trend is for ZigBee Solutions “In a Box”

November 14, 2004
Opportunities for the emerging 802.15.4 Wireless PAN (WPAN) technology, and the imminent ZigBee network layer, look promising according to In-Stat/MDR. Using an aggressive scenario, annual shipments will surpass 150 million units in 2008. And, based upon discussions with system providers, the high tech market research firm believes that the...
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Despite Lack of Standard, UWB Consumer Products to Hit Retail in 2005

November 14, 2004
Being the wireless technology that can deliver the bandwidth and QoS that many consumer electronics companies have been looking for, Ultra-wideband (UWB) presents attractive opportunities, primarily for fast video transfer between peripheral devices, such as digital camcorders, TVs and PCs, and between set top boxes and TV monitors. In-Stat/MDR...
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The Book End

November 14, 2004
Microwave Ring Circuits and Related Structures Second Edition Kai Chang and Lung-Hwa Hsieh Wiley Interscience 377 pages; $125 ISBN: 0-471-44474-X Ring resonators have been used extensively in microwave circuits such as filters, oscillators, mixers, couplers, power dividers/combiners, antennas and frequency selective surfaces. They are also useful in various techniques...
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Lockheed Martin Deploys First Satellite Supporting Space-based GPS

November 1, 2004
A satellite that will enable future air navigation enhancements has been deployed by Lockheed Martin. The payload is the first use of the GPS L5 civil navigation frequency for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and supports a move toward satellite-based navigation to make air traffic management safer, more reliable...
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New Products

October 14, 2004
InGaP HBT Transistor The model MMA707-3030 is an InGaP HBT transistor that provides high performance to 2.2 GHz. This model delivers up to 12 dB gain, a P1dB of +31 dBm, and an OIP3 of +50 dBm over 100 MHz bandwidths up to 2.4 GHz. This device is suitable...
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