MACOM Technology Solutions has introduced the company’s first wideband, low phase noise amplifier, designed for signal generation applications in test and measurement, radar, electronic warfare and countermeasures systems.
HENSOLDT has delivered the second active antenna for the Captor-E radar system. Ready for series production, manufacturing the active electronically scanned array (AESA) will begin at the HENSOLDT factory in Ulm, Germany, with delivery of the first radar system planned by mid-2019.
Mercury Systems Inc. announced it received a $2.9 million follow-on order from a leading electronics manufacturer for state-of-the-art GPS Selective Availability Anti-Spoofing Modules (SAASM) devices for an undisclosed application.
With support from the Air Force Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer (SBIR/ STTR) Program, San Diego-based Information Systems Laboratories Inc. (ISL) developed a solution to replace expensive flight testing for radar design engineers.
Saab has received an order from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) to develop and maintain the Swedish armed forces’ artillery and weapon locating capability, including the Giraffe 4A phased array, which uses GaN in the T/R modules.
ATLAS Space Operations made successful contact with the first ever Department of Defense (DoD) satellite mission to use a commercial cloud-based SATCOM and control network. The satellite was launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., as part of the SSO-A SmallSat Express mission commissioned by Spaceflight Industries using a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.
The radio, which is designed for use with missiles, stand-off precision guided munitions and small unmanned autonomous systems, connects host platforms to the tactical network. It made its debut earlier this year at a demonstration hosted by the Air Force Research Lab and the U.S. Navy.