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Communications & Government Satellites Drive Launch Market

Communications & Government Satellites Drive Launch Market

NEWTOWN, Conn.: Forecast International projects the worldwide expendable launch vehicle (ELV) market to be worth $47 billion over the 2010-2019 time-period. The “Market for Expendable Launch Vehicles” study projects 621 individual launch vehicles will be produced during that time. The […]


Net-Centric Ops Conference to examine changing environments, apps

Net-Centric Ops Conference to examine changing environments, apps

HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass.: The theme for the eighth annual Net-Centric Ops Conference, to be held Sept. 20 at the Wentworth-by-the-Sea Hotel and Resort in New Castle, N.H., is “Changing Environments — Changing Applications.” Organizers of the conference say […]


Army Asks Industry to Support Warfighter Requirements

Army Asks Industry to Support Warfighter Requirements

BALTIMORE: What Soldiers need to be successful on the battlefield and how the technology should be developed were questions the Army and industry met to talk about during Panel Session One at the Team C4ISR Symposium in Baltimore recently. Technology […]


Persistent Wireless Broadband Communications Network for the Battlefield

Persistent Wireless Broadband Communications Network for the Battlefield

Private Military Network Brings Secure Smartphone Technology to Warfighter VALLEY FORGE, Pa.: Warfighters on the battlefield will have a persistent wireless broadband network available for tactical use with a new MONAX™ communications system from Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] that combines […]


France Hands Over Night Vision And Comms Technology To Russia

France Hands Over Night Vision And Comms Technology To Russia

Paris, France: Russia’s state arms exporter Rosoboronexport said Tuesday it had signed several contracts with the French defense firm Thales on the transfer of technology and delivery of communications equipment for Russian armored vehicles. “The first contract involves transfer of […]


Flight Testing Begins on B-1 with New Link 16 Communications

Flight Testing Begins on B-1 with New Link 16 Communications

LONG BEACH, Calif: The Boeing Company today announced the start of flight tests for a B-1 Lancer bomber upgraded with new digital avionics for the aft cockpit, including a line-of-sight Link 16 data link. The B-1 Fully Integrated Data Link […]


CWID tests latest in communications for warfighters

CWID tests latest in communications for warfighters

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.: Airmen and Soldiers brought their experience from Afghanistan and Iraq to test the latest communications systems in the Colorado Springs portion of the joint Coalition Warrior Interoperability Demonstration on June 16. The demonstration is designed to improve […]


Top US Commander in Iraq Raises Internet Concerns

Top US Commander in Iraq Raises Internet Concerns

WASHINGTON: Army Gen. Raymond T. Odierno, reflecting on lessons learned and the way ahead as the outgoing top commander in Iraq, voiced concerns today about how the ease of Internet communications sometimes undermine military operations. “One of the things we […]


Thales Satcom for New Air Warfare Destroyers

Thales Satcom for New Air Warfare Destroyers

Greg Combet, Minister for Defence Materiel and Science, today announced that the Air Warfare Destroyer (AWD) Alliance has selected Thales Australia Limited as the preferred supplier for satellite communications (SATCOM) equipment for the Hobart Class destroyers. “The AWD will go […]


 
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