From The Editor
Loose Lips Sink Gifts And Spaceships
 
By Ed Biller, Editor

Whether it’s a matter of national security or commercial success, a space plane or a sensor, brilliant people regularly refrain from trumpeting their astounding scientific achievements. It's not always easy or popular, but it's necessary, and I tip my hat top you, secret-keepers.

Featured Article
How Accurate Is TDOA Geolocation?
 
By Michael Knott, CRFS Ltd.

Time Difference Of Arrival (TDOA), also called multilateration, is a technique for RF emitter geolocation using three or more receivers with algorithms to locate a signal source from the different arrival times at the receivers. This article explains factors that can have an impact on overall TDOA accuracy.

Spotlight On Military Applications
What’s Better – TWTAs Or SSPAs?
By Mike Lee, dB Control

Depending on the specific application and end-customer requirements, different parameters may be critical to the amplifier design. The ultimate goal is to create an amplifier that is specification compliant, reliable, low-cost, and easy to maintain.

What is AESA RADAR Technology? — Advantages, Challenges, And Future Trends
By Bliley Technologies

Active electronically scanned array (AESA) systems comprise an array of antennas forming a beam of radio waves that can be aimed in different directions without physically moving the antennas. What does the future hold for this technology?

Understanding The Limitations Of Modern Military Radio Testbeds
By JFW Industries, Inc.

Use of military radios has increased dramatically, as has the need to test those radios. In part, this increase stems from the advent of military-based communication applications like the land mobile radio system and tactical networks. 

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Whether your project includes radar, radio communications such as land mobile radio, software defined radio, GPS receivers, electronic countermeasures equipment, avionics systems, instrumentation or microwave subsystems, Skyworks has the products you need.

Electronic Warfare (EW) Capabilities

Teledyne Microwave Solutions (TMS) offers a collection of vertically integrated product lines for the global electronic warfare (EW), electronic counter measures (ECM), and improvised explosive device (IED) markets. 

Advanced Techniques For Spurious Measurements With R&S FSW-K50

One of the most demanding measurements in the design, verification, and production of RF and microwave devices is a spurious emission search with the use of spectrum analyzers. This paper reviews the basics of spurious measurements and how the parameters used can affect the detection performance.

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White Paper: RF Power Measurements In The Field
By Lynn Strube, Bird Technologies

Measuring RF power in a field environment can be accomplished accurately and inexpensively. It also involves a great deal of care and proper training to ensure equipment is accurately measured. Either way, accurate field power measurements will ensure transmitting equipment is operating properly.

Microwave Products For EW Radar Applications

CPI Beverly Microwave Division provides the industry proven design techniques and engineering expertise, to meet the rigid and dependable standards of electronic warfare products.

Qorvo Defense And Aerospace

From precise defense technologies in fighter aircraft to space exploration and advanced communications systems both on land and above – Qorvo provides the technology expertise, innovations and products for next-generation defense and aerospace systems.

Defense And Security Solutions

In order to build rugged, small size, lightweight devices, Fischer Connectors offers long-lasting, easy-to-clean connectors and cable assembly solutions that are extremely resistant to all harsh environments. 

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Spectrum Monitoring In The Modern Environment
 

This webinar addresses issues and challenges users face when monitoring the spectrum in complex environments, how software-defined radio can overcome these challenges, and changes to the spectrum monitoring landscape.

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Empower RF Electronic Warfare Brochure
 

Empower RF offers a versatile product line of GaN power amplifiers for airborne, ground, manpack, and shipboard platforms. Empower’s extensive power amplifier products span the frequency range from 20 to 6000 MHz.

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