Aircraft

Indra's Unmanned Pelican System Obtains Experimental Airworthiness Certificate

o Having met the quality and safety requirements of Air Safety State Agency (AESA) the test stage will start o Indra's unmanned helicopter was the first to pass the agency's tests o It will be ready by 2012 to engage in intelligence, surveillance or emergency management missions, among others The Pelican unmanned aircraft system (UAS) developed by Indra has received the Special Airworthiness...

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Missiles

Lockheed Martin-Built Trident II D5 Missile Achieves 135th Consecutive Successful Test Flight

Missile Launched in Navy Test in the Pacific Continues Reliability Record SUNNYVALE, Calif. - The U.S. Navy conducted a successful test flight March 1 of a Trident II D5 Fleet Ballistic Missile (FBM) built by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT). The Navy launched the unarmed missile from the submerged submarine USS Nevada (SSBN 733) in the Pacific Ocean. This test marked the 135th consecutive successful...

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Plates

Cold Plates suit demanding military cooling applications.

Designed to meet VME64x/VPX standards, Cold Plates are available in 3U, 6U, and 9U formats. Baseline aluminum cold plates are produced from aluminum alloys such as 6061 and 6063 with thermal conductivity values of 166 and 201 W/m. k-Core® models, encapsulating Annealed Pyrolytic Graphite with same aluminum alloys as basic models, deliver up to 6x conductance. Embedded Heat Pipe options are...

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Military Target Systems

Remote Weapons System fosters upgrades and integration.

Designed to integrate medium-caliber Chain Guns® and ammunition into watercraft and ground platforms, Modular Advanced Weapon System (MAWS) incorporates stabilization system, ballistic computation, and sighting system. Open architecture allows for integration of most light, medium, and heavy machine guns, and man-machine interface has touch panel display, function and safety switches, and...

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Vehicles

General Maritime Corporation Announces Sale of Aframax Tanker and Suezmax Tanker

Completes Sale and Leaseback of Last of Three Product Tankers; Repays Bridge Loan NEW YORK - General Maritime Corporation (NYSE: GMR) announced today that it has completed the sale of the Genmar Princess, a 1991-built Aframax tanker, to an unaffiliated third party, generating net proceeds of $7.5 million. The Company also announced it has entered into an agreement to sell the Genmar Gulf, a...

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Aircraft

Boeing Submits Final NewGen Tanker Proposal to U.S. Air Force

ST. LOUIS - The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) today submitted its final proposal for the U.S. Air Force's KC-X tanker competition. The proposal offers a fleet of Boeing NewGen Tankers - 767-based, multi-mission aircraft that deliver superior capabilities to U.S. warfighters and burn 24 percent less fuel than the competing European Aeronautic Defence and Space (EADS) Company's tanker. If selected, the...

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Launchers

ATK and Astrium Unveil the Liberty(TM) Launch Vehicle Initiative for NASA's CCDev-2 Competition

Based on the Most Reliable Propulsion Systems in the World, the Liberty(TM) can Achieve a First Flight by 2013 and Close the U.S. Human Space Flight Gap. WASHINGTON -- ATK (NYSE: ATK) and Astrium (an EADS Company) are working together in response to NASA's Commercial Crew Development-2 (CCDev-2) procurement. The team is offering NASA launch services with the Liberty(TM) rocket. This new launch...

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Small Arms IR Laser Pointers feature eye-safe output.
Military Target Systems

Small Arms IR Laser Pointers feature eye-safe output.

Manufactured from hardcoat anodized aluminum, DBAL-I2, EOLAD-1I, and ITAL-/OTAL-Classic are waterproof and meet MIL-STD-810G for adverse environmental conditions. Eye-Safe models are powered with FDA Class I, IR laser pointer for use with night vision equipment. DBAL-I2, Dual Beam Aiming Laser-Intelligent, is equipped with Class IIIa visible red or green laser pointer and Class I IR laser...

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CableOrganizer.com Gives Inside Tips on How to Prevent Accidents, Protect Sensitive Wiring and Rescue Your Décor with Cable Covers
Cable Protectors

CableOrganizer.com Gives Inside Tips on How to Prevent Accidents, Protect Sensitive Wiring and Rescue Your Décor with Cable Covers

Cord covers prevent trip-and-fall injuries and keep the emphasis on your décor - not the cables on your floor. Fort Lauderdale, FL, February 10, 2011 - Floor-level cords: they trip you when you're not looking, cost big bucks to replace after you've trampled them one time too many, and have a way of making even the most gorgeously decorated rooms look not quite "finished." Thankfully for the...

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Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Goodrich Awarded U.S. Army Contract for Laser Warning Systems

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has been awarded a five-year Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract by the U.S. Army for an anticipated maximum value of $47 million for the procurement of additional AN/AVR-2A(V) Laser Warning System components. The AN/AVR-2A(V) enhances aircraft survivability by detecting multiple laser aided threats and weapons systems....

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