Northrop Grumman Demos Open Mission Systems AESA Sensor

November 9, 2020 @ 04:26 PM

Northrop Grumman has successfully demonstrated an open mission systems (OMS) compliant active electronically scanned array (AESA) sensor in recent ground and multiple flight demonstrations. For the demonstrations, an advanced Northrop Grumman wideband AESA sensor was connected to an OMS-compliant mission computing system provided by Boeing

Ukraine to Provide Radar Systems for US Military

November 9, 2020 @ 05:22 AM

Ukraines Iskra, a subsidiary of state-owned Ukroboronprom, will supply new radar systems to the U.S

BAE Systems to Build New Facility to Build GPS Products

November 6, 2020 @ 08:21 AM

BAE Systems is investing more than $100 million to build a facility in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, to support the companys newly acquired Navigation & Sensor Systems business, which makes military GPS products. The new building will bring the companys local design and production employees from multiple locations into a single center...

Israel Aerospace Develops Passive Coherent Location System

November 3, 2020 @ 07:35 AM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI)s ELTA Systems has unveiled its new Passive Coherent Location (PCL) System that can covertly detect and track aerial targets. The system enables the creation of an air situation picture that tracks non-emitting targets using non-cooperative transmitters

Saab Signs MoU with Canada’s Mitacs for Radar Research

November 3, 2020 @ 07:19 AM

Saab and Mitacs signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will drive innovation through research and development. “Saab works closely with universities around the world in fostering the academic research that can ultimately end up at the heart of our long range radars that can see stealth aircraft or helping to...

L3Harris Technologies Wins $98M for F-16 Self Protection Systems

October 31, 2020 @ 06:03 AM

L3Harris Technologies has been awarded a $97.5 million contract to provide repair and return (R&R) services for unclassified and classified line-replaceable unit/standard equipment module assets of the

Northrop Grumman to Upgrade US Military’s Radar Warning Receiver Capability to Digital...

October 30, 2020 @ 08:15 AM

Northrop Grumman Corporation received a $91 million contract for the additional production of AN/APR-39D(V)2 digital radar warning receivers (RWR). Small and lightweight, the system protects rotary and fixed wing aircraft from modern radio frequency (RF) threats such as radar-guided missiles and anti-aircraft artillery

BAE Systems Unveils High-Definition Uncooled Thermal Sensor

October 29, 2020 @ 09:49 AM

BAE Systems has unveiled its full high-definition thermal camera core, Athena 1920, which, it claims, combines exceptional infrared image clarity with a wide field of view. The compact, light, and low-power thermal camera core delivers superior imagery and uncompromising performance, and is ideal for long-range and demanding applications, including security, surveillance, and targeting systems

Thales launches New friend-foe identification system for Warships

October 19, 2020 @ 02:28 PM

Thales today unveiled the TSA6000, the world's first Identification Friend-Foe (IFF) interrogator to use flat fixed-array active antenna technology that will provides 360° coverage around the vessel, with no trade-off in range capabilities, along with a fast identification capability. Based on all-digital flat fixed-array technology, the TSA6000 IFF identification system provides a smart 360° electronic scanning (or e-scan) capability enabling extremely fast identification of new types of threats

Thales Announces AirMaster C Ultra-compact Surveillance Radar for Helicopters, UAVs

October 16, 2020 @ 01:32 PM

Thales today launched AirMaster C ultra-compact airborne surveillance radar to provide target detection capabilities for fixed-wing aircraft, helicopters and UAVs. Responding to these rapid changes, Thales has developed the AirMaster C, a new surveillance radar with an ultra-compact, programmable 2D active antenna based on SiGe (silicon-germanium) technology