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Remote Troops Closer to Having High-Speed Wireless Networks Mounted on UAVs

Remote Troops Closer to Having High-Speed Wireless Networks Mounted on UAVs

Missions in remote, forward operating locations often suffer from a lack of connectivity to tactical operation centers and access to valuable intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) data. The assets needed for long-range, high-bandwidth communications capabilities are often unavailable to lower […]


Lockheed Martin Links Ground Sensor Network With UAVs

Lockheed Martin Links Ground Sensor Network With UAVs

A wireless ground sensor network developed by Lockheed Martin will soon have the option of being fully integrated with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. Lockheed Martin’s Self-Powered Ad-hoc Network (SPAN), a wireless ground sensor system will be able to connect with unmanned […]


Darpa Seeks More Robust Military Wireless Networks

Darpa Seeks More Robust Military Wireless Networks

Wireless Network Defense program seeks to develop new technologies to help make wireless networks more resilient to unforeseen scenarios and malicious compromise In areas lacking trustworthy communications infrastructure, deployed servicemembers rely on wireless devices to perform double duty: they not […]


X-47B Demos Precision, Wireless Ground Handling

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) and the U.S. Navy have taken a first critical step toward demonstrating that the X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System (UCAS) demonstrator can be maneuvered safely and wirelessly on the crowded deck of an aircraft carrier. In […]


Army Researchers Link Ground Robots Wirelessly

Army Researchers Link Ground Robots Wirelessly

Four U.S. Army Research Laboratory researchers have developed an algorithm that will make it easier for the Department of Defense to maintain wirelessly networked Army PackBots and other military assets using radio communications. The team recently demonstrated they could map […]


Raytheon Pioneers Wireless Integration of Weapons on French Rafale

Raytheon Pioneers Wireless Integration of Weapons on French Rafale

Raytheon Company successfully demonstrated a wireless method of integrating its combat-proven Enhanced Paveway II precision-guided bomb on the French Navy Rafale aircraft. Called WiPAK, the avionics kit enables integration of Paveway on a variety of aircraft without any modifications to […]


Army scientists explore wireless power transfer

Army scientists explore wireless power transfer

The American Soldier is equipped with more capabilities than ever before. These capabilities come in the form of new and more powerful devices that translate to a need for more power. Currently, power is supplied to the dismounted Soldier through […]


Raytheon Develops Wireless Integration For Combat-Proven Enhanced Paveway

Raytheon Develops Wireless Integration For Combat-Proven Enhanced Paveway

Raytheon has completed testing and development of a new wireless method of integrating its combat-proven Enhanced Paveway precision-guided bomb on aircraft. The new integration tool, called WiPak, uses wireless technology similar to what is being used in many consumer wireless […]


MONAX Communications System Integrated with Air Force Base Network

MONAX Communications System Integrated with Air Force Base Network

Military commanders may soon have the ability to access the full range of smartphone applications anywhere on their installations with the Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) MONAX 3G wireless communications system. Lockheed Martin recently demonstrated the ability to successfully integrate MONAX […]


 
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