The global automotive industry is going through a period of wide-ranging and transformative changes with the shift in the consumer behavior as well as increasing implementation of stringent environmental regulations. Factors such as rising safety and security concerns, increasing demand for reliable transportation system, and advent of revolutionary trends, such as transition from car ownership to "Mobility as a Service" (MaaS), are expected to increase the demand for autonomous vehicles.
Orbital Micro Systems (OMS) scored a successful launch of the first weather observation satellite in its Global Environmental Monitoring System (GEMS) constellation, from the NASA Wallops Flight Facility on Wallops Island, Virginia. A D-Band microwave radiometer is the core sensor on the satellite.
To preserve the basic tenets of amateur radio, I see an urgent need for the engineering community to write to the FCC in droves, and to file comments in favor of RM-11831, and to support the concept of all ham radio data being open for reception by the public and would be hobbyists. Engineers need to pay it forward, and support open source and available decoding for transparency in ham radio. Write to the FCC and congress today to keep the airwaves open for all.
Balancing family life while owning and operating a small business can be challenging; doing them simultaneously requires a special commitment and dedication. That is why the Small Business Administration (SBA) has special recognition each year honoring successful family owned small businesses throughout New England.
Pasternack, an Infinite Electronics brand, has released a new line of input-protected LNAs — with no damage up to +30 dBm CW input power. The LNAs are well-suited for radar, EW, military radios, wireless, satcom and test instrumentation.
ThinkRF has released two real-time spectrum analyzers, the R5550 and R5750 with integrated GPS. Sleek, lightweight and silent, these new analyzers have improved spectral performance, lower power consumption, better portability and a more cost-effective price.
Intelliconnect (Europe) Ltd. is expanding its RF and microwave precision connector and adaptor range. The company now offers a wider range than ever of high specification stainless steel connectors as well as in-series and between-series adaptors.