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Thales Signs Contract to Equip Additional FREMM Frigates

Thales Signs Contract to Equip Additional FREMM Frigates

NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE, France: Thales has signed a contract to equip France’s additional three FREMM frigates with radar, infrared search and track, sonar and communications systems – bringing to 11 the number of French multi-mission frigates the company will supply. “This latest […]


First Extremely High Frequency Satcom Hardware on B-2

First Extremely High Frequency Satcom Hardware on B-2

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif.: Northrop Grumman Corporation technicians here have begun installing the first set of hardware for a B-2 stealth bomber upgrade that will eventually allow the jet to send and receive battlefield information up to 100 times […]


E-2C Hawkeye 2000 Reinforces US Navy Wing in Japan

E-2C Hawkeye 2000 Reinforces US Navy Wing in Japan

ATSUGI, Japan: Three new E-2C Hawkeye 2000 aircraft arrived at Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan to join Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 115 Feb. 28. The improved E-2C Hawkeye 2000 carries advanced capabilities over its predecessor in the areas […]


Military Scientists Study Ionosphere

Military Scientists Study Ionosphere

WASHINGTON: At a facility in a remote part of south-central Alaska, the largest radio transmitter on Earth sends high-frequency signals into the ionosphere to help scientists better understand the influence of charged particles on radio communications and satellite surveillance systems. […]


Raytheon Offers Disruption-Tolerant Military Network

Raytheon Offers Disruption-Tolerant Military Network

Cambridge MA: Raytheon BBN Technologies demonstrated the successful transmission of voice and data across a wireless mobile ad hoc network that was in a constant state of flux, mimicking the communications challenges that military networks confront in tactical use. These […]


Damocles XF Targeting Pod with Enhanced Communications and ID Systems

Damocles XF Targeting Pod with Enhanced Communications and ID Systems

NEWTOWN, Conn: Thales is Europe’s most important player in the targeting pod market with its Damocles multifunction pod for day/night laser-guided weapon capability. Though the Dassault Aviation Rafale is its primary platform, Damocles has been purchased for the Dassault Mirage […]


Military Communications and COTS 2006

Military Communications and COTS 2006

Description Military Communications & COTS 2006 Report Defence spending worldwide has steadily increased over the last decade, with expenditures in 2004 alone exceeding $1 trillion. The military communications market in particular has seen tremendous growth, as militaries look to effect […]


German Leaders Have Second Thoughts About Major Military IT Project

German Leaders Have Second Thoughts About Major Military IT Project

Media reports indicate Berlin is considering pulling the plug on its ‘Herkules’ military communications project as it threatens to turn into a billion-euro fiasco. According to the Handelsblatt daily newspaper, a confidential report drawn up by government auditors suggests that […]


Military Ops Propelling Airborne Communications Market

Military Ops Propelling Airborne Communications Market

NEWTOWN, Conn: Forecast International projects that the U.S. military airborne communications market will be worth more than $7.8 billion from 2009-2018. During this timeframe, the military is expected to purchase some 9,200 airborne communications systems in addition to funding new […]


 
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