Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Talon RTR 2623 Signal Scanning Recorder offers storage of 30 TB.

October 26, 2016

Allowing immediate access to recordings without need for any file format conversion, device offers intelligent scanning and searching from 20 MHz to 6 GHz at 30 Ghz/sec scan rate. Providing automatic tuning, detection and recording of signals, unit captures instantaneous RF bandwidths up to 40 MHz. Measuring 16.0"Wx6.9"Dx13.0"H and weighing 30 pounds, device is suitable for mobile military and government intelligence applications. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Electromechanical Relay Transfer Switches cover DC to 40 GHz.

October 25, 2016

Offered in 43 models, Electromechanical Relay Transfer Switches feature 2 input ports and 2 output ports, enabling connection of 2 different instruments with 2 devices under test. Coaxial RF switches can also be used as drop-out switches for signal reversal or to bypass component under test. Providing insertion loss as low as 0.2 dB min and isolation greater than 80 dB, both +12 V and +28 V units offer latching or failsafe actuators, indicators, self-cut-off, TTL logic, and suppression diodes. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

MDA to Deliver Advanced Space-Based Synthetic Aperture Radar Capabilities for Broad-Area Maritime Surveillance

October 21, 2016

VANCOUVER, Oct. 6, 2016 - MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. ("MDA" or the "Company") (TSX:MDA), a global communications and information company, today announced that the Department of National Defence (DND) has exercised an option for a contract announced in June 2016. MDA will provide advanced space-based Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) capabilities for the DND Polar Epsilon 2 (PE2)... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Peregrine Semiconductor Wins 2016 ECN IMPACT Award

October 19, 2016

UltraCMOS® PE42723 High Linearity RF Switch Named a Market Disruptor SAN DIEGO, Oct. 13, 2016 -- Peregrine Semiconductor Corp., founder of RF SOI (silicon on insulator) and pioneer of advanced RF solutions, announces that the UltraCMOS® PE42723 high linearity RF switch has won an ECN IMPACT Award in the market disruptor category. In addition, the PE42723 switch was named a finalist in the... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

FiberTower Launches Wireless Technology From CCS

October 6, 2016

The First Self-Organizing 24GHz System in the U.S. Supports 5G Infrastructure SAN FRANCISCO - Cambridge Communication Systems (CCS), a multipoint-to-multipoint wireless backhaul and transport systems provider, and FiberTower, the leading developer of licensed wide-area millimeter wave service solutions, today announced that FiberTower has received the CCS Metnet system which is intended for... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Frequency Synthesizers, Rate Converters boost design reliability.

October 6, 2016

Able to create complete clock tree, miClockSynth™ ZL30260–ZL30267 devices include 4 independent frequency families, up to 10 differential or 20 single-ended configurable outputs, and 2 fractional-N APLLs with fractional and integer divider. Output jitter is 170 fs RMS, and any-rate frequency conversion supports input from 10 MHz to 1.2 GHz and output frequency from <1 Hz up to 1 GHz. NC oscillator offers steep output frequency per APLL or fractional/integer-N divider with >0.01 ppb resolution. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

X-band Direct Synthesizer/Upconverter SYN152 features LVTTL switching of 50 ns.

October 6, 2016

Suitable for airborne environments, SSMP- and SMP-connected lightweight SYN152 operates from -40o C to +85o C. Featuring four x2, x3, x4, and x17 multiplied output ports with various powers in either the L-, S-, or X-bands as well as a X-band BIT detector, unit comes with UHF input power at -6 dBm. Synthesizer can output 0 dBm in the S-band, 2 dBm in the X3 L-band, 4 dBm in the X2 L-band, and 10 dBm in the X-band.
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Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Multi-Role Land-Based Radar has compact form factor.

October 5, 2016

Addressing emerging maneuver force requirements, Giraffe 1X offers advanced capabilities against small targets and capacity to address multiple threat types. Short-range air defense, sense-and-warn capabilities, as well as counter-UAS (unmanned aerial systems) and counter-RAM (rocket, artillery and mortar) functions are standard. Able to detect, track, and classify multiple threat types, open-architecture solution mounts on vehicles, vessels, and fixed installations. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

TRUE Surface Mount Circulators for Radar Highlight TRAK's Latest Microwave Innovations on Display at EDI-Con 2016

October 3, 2016

September 16, 2016 - Smiths Microwave Subsystems is pleased to announce that advanced surface mount technology has led TRAK to deliver the first-ever circulator that can be used in automated assembly of phased array radar assemblies. You’ll find this product and several other microwave component and assembly innovations on display at the Smiths Microwave Subsystems Booth #721 at EDI-Con 2016.... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Saab to Provide Shipboard Air Traffic Radar Systems for U.S. Navy

October 3, 2016

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Sept. 21, 2016 - Saab Defense and Security USA has received an order from the U.S. Navy to provide the AN/SPN-50 (V)1 Shipboard Air Traffic Radar. The first award for the Engineering and Manufacturing Development (EMD) phase of the program includes the initial procurement of three radars over a four-year period. The radar will be deployed to the US Navy's Aircraft Carrier... Read More

Automatic ID, Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Drone Detection System discovers unwanted UAV incursions.

September 30, 2016

Providing real-time directional measurement of radio emissions used for controlling drones, Aaronia Drone Detection System warns user when drones are in area and can send automatic alerts, helping to protect privacy and insure physical security. System consists of Aaronia IsoLOG 3D antenna, real-time Spectrum Analyzer, and special RTSA Suite software plug-in. Covering frequency range of 9 kHz to 20 GHz, ADDS provides 24/7 monitoring and recording with continuous data streaming up to 4 TB/day. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

UK Town Increases Surveillance Network Speed with Siklu's Millimeter Wave Solution

September 29, 2016

Siklu’s multi-gigabit millimeter wave solution delivers interference-free, fiber-like wireless connectivity to cameras throughout Oakham, UK FORT LEE, NEW JERSEY - September 21, 2016 - Siklu Inc., the global market leader in millimeter-wave solutions, announced today it was selected by the Oakham Council in the UK to provide the wireless connectivity solution that ensures uninterrupted... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

SEL Radio Receives JF-12 Certification

September 28, 2016

DoD shortlists SEL-3031 Serial Radio Transceiver for military applications. PULLMAN, Wash. - Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (SEL) announced that the SEL-3031 Serial Radio Transceiver has attained U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) JF-12 certification. With this certification, the SEL-3031 can provide wireless communications in U.S. military incident command system (ICS) applications... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

London Calling: Rohde & Schwarz Presents leading-edge Microwave T&M Solutions at EuMW 2016

September 20, 2016

Rohde Schwarz follows the call to London to attend European Microwave Week, where the company will demonstrate its T&M highlights for demanding applications in the aerospace & defense, automotive and wireless industries. In focus: test solutions for satellite communications, for radar applications in the A&D and automotive sectors and for the next generation of mobile networks 5G. Munich -... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

PXIe Switching Modules provide signal isolation.

September 19, 2016

Compatible with 18- and 9-slot 3U PXI Express mainframes and 4-slot portable PXI-hybrid mainframe, SentinelEX PXI Express Switching Modules help maximize performance of measurement instrumentation by reducing false pass/fail errors and intermittent faults associated with marginal signal levels. Products maximize test signal integrity through use of advanced circuit board layout techniques that minimize effects of unwanted transmission stubs and shield against radiated signals in adjacent slots. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Radar Demonstration Kits covering 2.4 GHz ISM frequency band.

September 7, 2016

Used for classroom instruction or R&D, PEM11000-KIT and PEM11002-KIT can be used to study and learn about principles of microwave radar object detection, motion detection, and determining object range. Experimental radar operating modes can be selected for CW, FMSW, or Doppler, and output waveforms can be set for Single Tone, Frequency Ramp, or Sawtooth. Kit contains all digital and RF hardware, radar board with integrated speaker and signal indicator, and tunable signal filter. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Vision Systems

Raytheon Awarded US Navy Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar Contract

August 24, 2016

TEWKSBURY, Mass. - Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $92,069,954 cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for the engineering and manufacturing development of the Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar. EASR will consist of two configuration variants: Variant 1, a rotating phased array; and Variant 2, a three-face fixed-phased array. Raytheon will build, integrate and test an EASR... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Non-Industrial Products

Lockheed Martin to Bring Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense to Latest U.S., Korea and Japan Destroyers

August 17, 2016

$490 million contract paves way for Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense on new U.S. Navy destroyer, two Japanese Atago-class destroyers and three South Korea KDX-III destroyers MOORESTOWN, N.J. - The global Aegis fleet will expand in the U.S., Japan and the Republic of Korea under a $490 million deal with Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) to bring integrated air and missile defense (IAMD) capabilities... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Mountain RF Sensors, Inc., a Boutique Electronics Design and Manufacturing Company, Announces Launch by Offering a Variety of Custom Radio Frequency (RF) Products for Government and Military Customers

July 19, 2016

Mountain RF Sensors wants to know, what have you been missing? Many RF products claim to have great sensitivity but that often comes at the price of masking weak signals when strong signals are also present.  How many weak intercepts have you not identified and critical intelligence not obtained?  Our line of RF products and software at a budget conscious price, paired with world class... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Non-Industrial Products, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Lockheed Martin Will Pursue New Army Missile Defense Sensor

July 19, 2016

Proven radar technology is best match to Army's requirements BETHESDA, Md. - Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is responding to a U.S. Army request for a Lower Tier Air and Missile Defense Sensor (LTAMDS). The industry-wide competition will provide a radar solution that operates in the Army's Integrated Air and Missile Defense (IAMD) network and replaces the current Patriot radar. The... Read More