Tag Archives: military

Precise and reliable automatic localisation of signals between 10 MHz and 8 GHz

With the ADFA 2, Narda Safety Test Solutions now present a further development of their automatic direction finding antenna that was completely redesigned just a year ago. The engineers at RF measurement technology specialist Narda have more than tripled the operational frequency range of the DF antenna with this latest …

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New Impulse noise system’s higher sampling rate meets military standard for noise limit measurements

Brüel & Kjær has introduced a portable, battery-driven system for measuring and reporting the impulse noise produced by unsuppressed and suppressed firearms. The system provides high accuracy measurements of impulse noise peak values to support comparing and evaluating various prototypes for their potential for causing hearing damage. The MIL-1474‑D and MIL-1474-E standards …

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Advanced vision for 2020 and beyond – DASA competition

The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) has launched a competition seeking proposals to develop and demonstrate a number of novel technologies or applications in the area of Electro-Optics and Infrared (EOIR) to address the future need for highly capable and affordable sensors. EOIR sensors are a key military capability used …

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MTS awarded contract for world’s largest heavy vehicle durability simulator

MTS Systems Corporation has been awarded a contract valued at $30.4M, inclusive of all options, to design and build the world’s largest spindle-coupled road simulator for the US Army. The contract will be incrementally funded, and the majority of options exercisable in fiscal years 2020, 2021 and 2022. The road …

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Link-Com to represent ETL Systems at ISDEF

ETL Systems has announced it will be represented by Link-Com at the upcoming Israel Defense and HLS Expo (ISDEF) from 4th– 6th June in Tel Aviv. With over 25 years of experience in the integration, modification, and commissioning of telecommunication and broadcast systems, Link-Com has represented ETL Systems in the region for the last ten years. …

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Curtiss-Wright honoured with four innovators awards

Curtiss-Wright’s Defense Solutions division today announced that four of its products were recognised by the judges of the annual Military & Aerospace Electronics Innovators Awards programme. The winning products and award levels are: Platinum: Axon Miniature Data Acquisition Unit HSR40 High Speed Network Attached Storage (NAS) Data Recorder Gold: VPX3-1260 …

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Sensor systems to give edge to battlefield decisions

Technology that can process vast streams of information from military intelligence sources is being developed by scientists and engineers. The development will seek to enable operatives in the field to assess their surroundings and identify threats more quickly and accurately. Newly developed systems will gather information from a wealth of …

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Lockheed Martin presentation showcases GapGun helping with quality inspection of F-35 Joint Strike Fighter

A presentation on seam validation measurement at this year’s Coordinate Metrology Society Conference (CMSC) in Nevada, USA showcased how Lockheed Martin incorporates GapGun – Third Dimension’s best-selling hand-held laser measurement system – into its quality inspection process of its F-35 Joint Strike Fighter. Lockheed Martin explained how seam validation – …

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