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Concrete Involvement of Chinese Industries in the Galileo Programme: Three Contracts Signed

Galileo Joint Undertaking, BEIJING: Today Chinese participation in Galileo entered a practical stage, with the signature of three contracts by Chinese entities represented by...

Vigilant Camera Eye

Munich, Germany: An innovatice camera system could in future enhance security in public areas and buildings. Smart Eyes works just like the human eye....

Update: India To Set Up Military SBS System By 2007

Xinhuanet, India is building up a satellite-based Military Surveillance and Reconnaissance (SBS) System, which will become operational by 2007. "The program is in the...

Int'l Defense Electronics Exhibition Opens in Beijing

Chinese Central Government, The fifth China International Defense Electronics Exhibition (CIDEX) opened in Beijing on Wednesday with the latest technology and devices from 300...

Successful Test of Projectile with Semi-Active Laser Seeker

Raytheon, TUCSON: Raytheon Company successfully flight tested its Mid Range Munition Chemical Energy (MRM-CE) guided projectile with semi-active laser seeker (SAL) at the U.S....

Oriental satellite killer: case No. 1 (Part 2)

, New ideas are well-forgotten old ones The first satellite was launched in 1957, and the first man went into space in 1961. As...

Cyberattacks expose network vulnerability

A hacker group on Wednesday brazenly ramped up its antics as unrelenting waves of cyberattacks expose how poorly defended many networks are against Internet...

RAF Tornadoes track IEDs in Afghanistan

On 10 Mar 2010, 2 Royal Air Force Tornado GR4s were tasked in support of OP MOSHTARAK to provide intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance in...

Bluefin to Develop AUV Variant for Counter-Mine Work

Bluefin Robotics, a leader in the design and manufacturing of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs), was awarded a contract to develop a robotic ship hull...

Arianespace Steps Up the Mission Pace Through 2006 and Beyond

Arianespace, Arianespace is entering a period of intense activity as it pursues a fast-paced mission schedule to accommodate the company's growing satellite backlog.   Speaking...