RF Military Electronics News

  1. HRL Scientists Demonstrate First Millimeter-Wave Detectors Using Graphene Transistor Technology

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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.