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Application Briefs: Aerospace
Laser Cleaner Robot
A robotized system automatically removes primers and other protective coatings from F-35 wing components.
Application Briefs: Imaging
Missile System Team Trainer
Latvian National Armed Forces have completed the installation of a new state-of-the-art team trainer for SPIKE missiles.
Low-impact sensors close a gap in the U.S. space weather observation network.
Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) simulation software estimates the trajectory of separation between the aircraft and the store. But how reliable is the CFD model in real-life situations?
Application Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Weapon System Spare Parts
VINCORION will supply spare parts for the PUMA infantry fighting vehicle’s weapon aiming and tracking system.
High-speed testing technology will enable advances such as new digital signal processing and computing platforms in the optical domain.
One particular semiconductor, gallium arsenide (GaAs), has received considerable attention due to its potential electronic applications.
There is a new way to design penetrators and projectiles: Composites.
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Light Tactical Vehicle
The MRZR Alpha is the newest light tactical vehicle from the military provider Polaris Government and Defense.
Application Briefs: Photonics/Optics
Counter-UAS Technology
SRC recently demonstrated its Silent Archer® counter-unmanned aircraft system at Eglin Air Force Base.
Application Briefs: Software
Weapon Fire Control System
Smart Shooter increases the accuracy and lethality of small arms.
A plethora of new, dynamic threats flood the EW spectrum, pushing threat detection and analysis to keep pace.
INSIDER: Sensors/Data Acquisition
A Prototype Fuel Gauge for Orbit

Liquids aren’t as well behaved in space as they are on Earth. Inside a spacecraft, microgravity allows liquids to freely slosh and float about. The National Institute of Standards and Technology...

Application Briefs: Materials
3D-Printed NACA Inlet
A company's first metal additively manufactured part took to the skies on a SkyGuardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) test flight.
Application Briefs: Software
Reverse Engineering Technology
A company was retrofitting older avionics and needed a CAD model of the panel to see how it would fit.
Application Briefs: Photonics/Optics
Loitering Munition System
Learn how the Hero-30 system was evaluated for naval missions.
Application Briefs: Unmanned Systems
Encapsulated Drone System
SpearUAV recently introduced a handheld version of the Ninox 40 encapsulated drone system.
Given the importance of electronics in modern warfare, the ability to rapidly develop a counter to such weapons will be essential to sustaining military operations.
Application Briefs: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Laser Wire Additive Manufacturing System
ADDere printing not only a rocket combustion chamber and nozzle, but seamlessly merged them into one full size rocket thrust chamber assembly.
Application Briefs: Photonics/Optics
Aircraft Protection Systems
Learn about the Counter-Rocket Artillery and Mortar (CRAM) system .
Products: RF & Microwave Electronics
New Products: October 2020 Aerospace & Defense Technology
Network analyzers, FPGAs, mobile surface measurement, and more.
New weapons technology is needed to combat the proliferation of small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS).
Advanced thermal management is one of the keys to bringing directed energy weapons online and to allow them to operate at peak performance.
A diamond composite is the ultimate optics and semiconducting super-material.
See how Modeling and Simulation (M&S) can be used to explore the design trade space of directed energy weapons.
The day of the first deployable UCAV armed with a high-energy laser weapon is not far away.

Collins Aerospace Systems, a unit of Raytheon Technologies Corp., is helping the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps transition from analog to digital night vision systems with...

Articles: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Detection with Quantum Radar
A new radar prototype utilizes quantum entanglement as a method of object detection.
Understanding how atmospheric effects can impact operational conditions is important to the development of High Energy Laser (HEL) weapon systems.

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