Test & Measurement

Automatic Test Equipment (ATE)

Articles: Test & Measurement
COVID-19 has challenged test and measurement companies that supply the aerospace & defense sector.
Articles: Communications
Radios are a staple of naval operations but their standards must change to keep up with the times.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Make sure that you have a fully integrated, automated approach to test and requirements traceability.
Products: Test & Measurement
Conductive gaskets, an explosive atmosphere test branch, and hydraulic aircraft sealing systems.
Articles: Aerospace
Advancements in electric and autonomous vehicles have sparked renewed excitement about the integration of battery power in aviation.
Products: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Position sensors, surveillance systems, microwave tuners, and more.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Learn how to provide accurate power sources with adjustable voltages and frequencies during the test cycle.
Products: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Docking stations for satellite phones; aircraft wiring; spectrum analyzers; and more.
Products: Test & Measurement
Miniature sensors, 3D printing platforms, lightning test systems, and more.
Briefs: Photonics/Optics
A newly developed laser apparatus verifies that the pointing accuracy requirement of a weapon’s fire control system is met.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
Learn how to protect critical conductors, dielectric, and optical fibers from deforming, cracking, or unraveling
Articles: Photonics/Optics

The design of avionics systems must balance several factors. First, engineers want to increase the performance of the systems installed in aircraft or spacecraft. Second, they want...

Articles: Test & Measurement

Understanding RF, especially microwave switching, can be a challenge. In many cases, test systems have been compromised because a test engineer did not consider all the...

Articles: Transportation

Military vehicles play a vital role in protecting our society — and inevitably encounter many extreme conditions across their lifespan. From the varying weight, to the rough terrain, there is a lot...

Articles: Software

The aerospace sector places some uniquely challenging demands on electronics designers. For a start, the environments that the electronics are exposed to are much harsher...

Application Briefs: Test & Measurement
Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions Division
Ashburn, VA
+1-703-779-7800
www.curtisswrightds.com

Curtiss-Wright’s Defense Solutions division recently completed significant enhancements...

Articles: Test & Measurement

Communication on the battlefield is a life-or-death matter. You can't take chances with RF devices or power units malfunctioning or failing. A soldier's life may depend on...

Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics

Unlike primary radars, Secondary Surveillance Radar (SSR) calculates the range and azimuth of a target, such as an aircraft, using a bidirectional communication link to gather...

NASA Spinoff: RF & Microwave Electronics

In order to transmit communications through Earth’s atmosphere, satellites and space vehicles need radio equipment that can operate at higher frequencies than on Earth. These higher frequencies, until...

Articles: Test & Measurement

As the US military shifts from boots on the ground to drones in the sky, there will be an increasing need for computing power on foreign soil, under the sea and in the...

Application Briefs: Test & Measurement

The RF MEMS switch will be an important building block for a variety of wireless applications including cell phones, smart antennas, tunable filters, automated test equipment...

Briefs: Medical

Medical devices are designed to function in environmentally controlled locations, such as stationary hospitals, and not within the harsh, dynamic aircraft environment. Yet, the same medical devices...

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