Keyword: Defense industry

Application Briefs: Aerospace
A towed sonar array from Abaco Systems uses multiple sensors to identify and detect mine-like objects.
Application Briefs: Aerospace
The Hero-30 Loitering Munition System incorporates a high level of precision attack and abort capabilities.
Application Briefs: Manufacturing & Prototyping
“The mission is to develop a large-scale tool capable of producing single, jointless combat vehicle hulls at a near net size of 30 feet × 20 feet × 12 feet in size,” said Larry Holmes from ASTRO America.
Application Briefs: Aerospace
Bell Textron Inc. has unveiled design concepts that incorporate Bell’s High-Speed Vertical Take-Off and Landing (HSVTOL) technology.
Articles: Aerospace
The US Army, Air Force, and Navy are actively looking to new programs such as Joint All Domain Command and Control (JADC2) to ensure warfighters have maximum situational awareness.
Briefs: Materials
The horizon for directed energy (DE) applications, using ultrashort pulse lasers (USPLs), is quickly approaching.
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
“The Puma AE unmanned aircraft system enables frontline forces to gather real-time intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance in any operational environment,” said AeroVironment's Trace Stevenson.
Briefs: Test & Measurement
While Defense Test and Evaluation (T&E) is different from agriculture, data attributes can be surprisingly similar.
Articles: Transportation
Commercial-grade electronics will simply not survive in the extremes of military environments.
Briefs: Photonics/Optics
Applying an iterative solution to the Maxwell equations may accommodate the nonlinear effects produced by directed energy weapons.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
As radar and electronic warfare systems contend with an increasingly crowded environment, recording tests, interactions, and conflicts provide valuable insight.
Briefs: Photonics/Optics
The global proliferation of directed energy weapon technology presents a new threat for the United States.
Articles: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Developers of electronic warfare technologies must consider emerging U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) initiatives like Sensor Open Systems Architecture (SOSA).
Briefs: Test & Measurement
Innoslate software tool formally models the process of conducting test range events.
Application Briefs: Materials
For added armor, ALLTEC Composite Material of Brazil and Rafael Advanced Defense Systems of Israel recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).
Application Briefs: Aerospace
The Sikorsky S-97 RAIDER® helicopter recently flew two demonstrations before Army officials.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
Radios are a staple of naval operations but their standards must change to keep up with the times.
Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Gallium nitride monolithic microwave integrated circuit (MMIC) technology has superior performance in power amplifier applications.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Make sure that you have a fully integrated, automated approach to test and requirements traceability.
Briefs: Materials
Advanced bio-based fibers and high-performance thermosetting resins will help reduce the dependence of military composites on high-cost petroleum.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Experimentation and analysis determined the optimum characteristics of an improved unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV).
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
Learn how passive components inside arrays have evolved to enable fully digital beamforming.
Articles: Robotics, Automation & Control
Drones are useful technology; however, some seek to exploit the technology with bad intent.
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Netline Communications Technologies has unveiled its new DroneNet RD Jammer.
Articles: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Makers of 'Solider as a System' technologies must confront significant bandwidth and size, weight, and power (SWaP) constraints.
Application Briefs: Manufacturing & Prototyping
The fully operational, self-contained 3D printing “factory” is housed in a shipping container.
Application Briefs: Defense
Martin UAV will participate in the Army Expeditionary Warrior Experiment (AEWE).
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Abaco Systems will support the Space Force’s Protected Tactical Satellite (PTS) Communication Program (SATCOM).
Articles: Unmanned Systems
A number of science and technology efforts are helping to deliver new combat capability to warfighters.