RF Military Electronics News

  1. HRL Scientists Demonstrate First Millimeter-Wave Detectors Using Graphene Transistor Technology
    8/16/2012

    HRL scientists have demonstrated the world’s first graphene-based square-law millimeter detectors with the highest linear dynamic range (>60 dB) ever measured in semiconductor detectors-a revolutionary advancement in electronics that could lead to unprecedented capabilities in high-bandwidth communications, imaging and radar systems.

  2. M/A-COM Technology Solutions Announces New High Voltage CMOS Driver For PIN Diodes
    8/14/2012

    M/A-COM Technology Solutions Inc. (M/A-COM Tech), a leading supplier of high performance analog semiconductor solutions, introduced recently a new High Voltage CMOS Driver for PIN diodes for use in military and commercial radio applications. 

  3. Cobham Awarded $65M Contract For Boeing Wideband Global SATCOM Satellite Components
    8/10/2012

    Cobham has been awarded a $65M contract to supply electronic systems to Boeing’s Wideband Global SATCOM satellite program.

  4. M/A-COM Technology Solutions Announces New GaN HEMT Pulsed Power Transistor
    8/8/2012

    M/A-COM Technology Solutions Inc. (M/A-COM Tech), a leading supplier of high performance analog semiconductor solutions, introduced recently a highly efficient 40 W pulsed power transistor optimized for civilian and military pulsed radar applications between 2.7 and 3.5 GHz.

  5. Mercury Computer Systems Completes Acquisition Of Micronetics
    8/8/2012

    Mercury Computer Systems, Inc., a trusted provider of commercially developed application-ready ISR and EW subsystems for defense prime contractors, recently announced the closing of its previously announced acquisition of Micronetics, a leading designer and manufacturer of microwave and radio frequency (RF) subsystems and components for defense and commercial customers.

  6. New Double-Balanced Mixer For 2 - 18 GHz Downconverter Applications
    8/7/2012

    Hittite Microwave Corporation, the world class supplier of complete MMIC based solutions for communication & military markets, has launched a new double-balanced mixer product which is ideal for microwave and VSAT radios, sensors, test equipment and military & space applications.

  7. Rockwell Collins Awarded Naval Research Lab Contract For TacNet Tactical Radios
    8/7/2012

    Rockwell Collins has been awarded a contract by the Naval Research Lab (NRL) to provide its TacNet Tactical Radio (TTR), a small form factor terminal,  that will bring Link 16 networking capability to a broader range of military platforms. Deliveries will begin by February 2013.

  8. RFMW Introduces 30W GaN PA From TriQuint Semiconductors
    8/7/2012

    RFMW, Ltd. announces design and sales support for TriQuint Semiconductor’s TGA2576-FL, 30W GaN on SiC power amplifier with frequency coverage from 2.5 to 6GHz. Designed for the rigors of electronic warfare (EW) and test instrumentation, the TGA2576-FL comes in a 11.4 x 17.3 x 3mm flange package with 25mil CuW base for improved thermal management. Small signal gain is 26dB with a power added efficiency (PAE) of >30%.

  9. Cobham Awarded Contract To Design Radomes For Embraer KC-390 Transport Aircraft
    8/6/2012

    Cobham Antenna Systems has been awarded a contract from Embraer S.A. to design and manufacture nose radomes for the KC-390 military transport aircraft being developed for the Brazilian Air Force.

  10. RADA's Innovative, Tactical Radars Undergo Successful Field Demonstrations
    8/2/2012

    RADA's Multi-Mission Hemispheric Radar (MHR) and Compact Hemispheric Radar (CHR) production-standard prototypes are undergoing highly-successful field tests and demonstrations in Israel and abroad. Demonstrations have started in May 2012 and are expected to continue till the end of the year.