Category Archives: Electronics

RAFAEL’s BNET SDR communication selected by Asian air force

VP Yoav Wermuth, head of Rafael’s C3I directorate: “This new contract strengthens our position as a major supplier of aerial communication systems” Tel Aviv, June 15, 2021 – Rafael Advanced Defense Systems has been selected by an Asian air force … Continue reading

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Barrett awarded contracts in support of global Peacekeeping operations and civil infrastructure systems for Chile and India

Barrett awarded contracts in support of global Peacekeeping operations and civil infrastructure systems for Chile and IndiaPerth, Western Australia, 31 May 2021 –Barrett Communications are pleased to announce multiple new contracts for High Frequency (HF) and Very High Frequency (VHF) … Continue reading

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ENAIRE AND INDRA WILL LAUNCH A CONSTELLATION OF SATELLITES INTO ORBIT TO IMPROVE AIR TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT

ENAIRE AND INDRA WILL LAUNCH A CONSTELLATION OF SATELLITES INTO ORBIT TO IMPROVE AIR TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT · They both have formed a company, Startical, with the objective of deploying a constellation of small satellites that will enable surveillance and communication … Continue reading

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The modernization of the armed forces calls for new solutions, New: ODU AMC® High-Density Flash Drive with 12 positions

ODU has designed a 12 position Flash Drive. This Flash Drive enables the user to back-up and secure data in harsh environment. The portable data storage device is ideal for securely up- and downloading data to defence systems or other … Continue reading

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Tactical Hearing Protection Kit for Law Enforcement

INVISIO Law Enforcement Kit INVISIO T5 Over-the-Ear Headset Hearing Protection 24 dB SNR Boom Microphone 1 Meter Submersible Dual Sided 360 Grams Tan or black INVISIO X5 In-Ear Headset Hearing Protection (32 dB SNR/29 dB NRR) Bone Conduction Microphone 2 … Continue reading

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Wolfspeed Releases New X-Band GaN MMICs

Enabling Designers to Improve RF System SWaP-C We are excited to announce the expansion of our X-Band portfolio that will enable improvements in RF system size, weight, and power; while also supporting new levels of performance for a diverse range … Continue reading

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Barrett Releases 4050 Control Handset

Barrett Communications is pleased to announce the release of the 4050 Control Handset, a further enhancement to the versatility of the Barrett 4050 HF SDR Transceiver.The Barrett 4050 Control Handset combines smartphone-style ease-of-use with the touchscreen intuitiveness that users of … Continue reading

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Safariland Debuts New Liberator Single and Dual-Channel Communication Headsets

March 4, 2021 Safariland Debuts New Liberator Single and Dual-Channel Communication Headsets Safariland®, a brand of The Safariland Group, a leading global provider of safety products designed for the public safety, military, professional and outdoor markets, is excited to announce … Continue reading

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Rafael wins U.S. power company contract for EMP-protected radio

Commercial installation of a BNET radio – the world’s first commercially available EMP-protected radio for “Black Sky” hazards TEL AVIV, February 24, 2021 – A leading U.S. power company has installed a U.S. FCC-certified version of Rafael’s world-class EMP-protected BNET … Continue reading

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OUTDOOR DISCOVERY: European Treasure in the U.S.

Spanish and Russian Coins in Southern Indiana? Abandoned Homestead Yields Diverse Treasures Chicago, IL (February 10, 2020) – Like most dedicated treasure hunters, Troy McCormick does a lot of research trying to find prospective sites to use his metal detector. … Continue reading

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Rafael demonstrates advanced Tactical Radio and Sensor-to-Shooter capabilities to German Army The demo completes stage two of the Transparent Battlefield study

Tel Aviv, January 14, 2021 – Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. announces that it has completed the second phase of Germany’s Transparent Battlefield study and performed a demonstration of its BNET advanced SDR communication and its Fire Weaver sensor to … Continue reading

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Rafael awarded $200 million contract for SPICE air-surface systems, Spike tactical missiles and Bnet communication

Tel Aviv, December 23, 2020 – Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. announces that it has been awarded a $200 million contract to provide an Asian country with SPICE 2000 air-to-surface systems, Spike ATGMs, tactical, electro-optically guided missiles, and advanced communication … Continue reading

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AeroVironment Introduces Extended Range Antenna (ERA), Expanding UAS Command and Control up to 40 Kilometers in a Lightweight, Portable Form Factor

AeroVironment Introduces Extended Range Antenna (ERA), Expanding UAS Command and Control up to 40 Kilometers in a Lightweight, Portable Form Factor  Cost-effective optional antenna array kit designed to integrate seamlessly with AeroVironment’s standard RF head antenna  Provides operators 100 percent … Continue reading

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On track to the 4π Meta Sensor-Effector-System

The FCMS consortium is setting course for the future Taufkirchen, Germany, 2 November 2020 – After signing the Future Combat Mission System consortium agreement during the Paris Air Show a good year ago, FCMS GbR presented its capabilities and strategic … Continue reading

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Viasat, AeroVironment Team to Develop Enhanced Type 1 Encrypted Communications Capabilities for U.S. Army Unmanned Aircraft Systems

CARLSBAD, Calif. and SIMI VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 15, 2020 — Viasat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT), a global communications company, and AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), today announced they will collaborate on a contract awarded … Continue reading

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Dogtra receives IPX9K rating!

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OUTDOOR DISCOVERY: Dream Come True

A Dream Come True European treasure hunter unearths hoard of 400-700 year-old hammered coins Chicago, IL (September 1, 2020) – From the time one picks up his or her first metal detector, detectorists dream of making “the big find”. Big … Continue reading

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INDRA TO EQUIP THE SPANISH ARMY’S 8X8 WCVs WITH THEIR MISSION SYSTEM AND ELECTRONIC ARCHITECTURE FOR MORE THAN 150 MILLION EUROS IN A FIRST STAGE

. Indra expects to sign new contracts in the first phase of the WCV 8×8 program, of the three phases of the project’s development · Indra’s Mission System is the key component to make the 8×8 the most digital and … Continue reading

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Barrett Communications – C4 EDGE Communications Program

Barrett Communications is one of sixteen Australian companies who have joined Team C4 EDGE (Evolutionary Digital Ground Environment), to scope the development of a sovereign land battlegroup and below communications environment for the Australian Army. The program will leverage internationally … Continue reading

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Discount for JetWave Military Satcom

Connecting your mission has never been more important.  At a time when military operators are being called upon to support a vast and diverse range of mission profiles, being able to rely on fast, secure and consistent satellite communications is … Continue reading

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INDRA TAKES ON A GREATER ROLE IN THE NEW AESA RADAR DESIGN FOR THE EUROFIGHTER, AMONG THE WORLD’S MOST SOPHISTICATED SYSTEMS

· The company, the Eurofighter’s second biggest avionics supplier, has consolidated its participation in developing the new version of the AESA electronic scanning radar · It will be taking part in all system development phases, having design authority over several … Continue reading

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1,078 Coins in Three Days

Hundreds of Hammered Coins Discovered in UK Farm Field European metal detector dealer and friends dig 1,078 silver coins in three days Chicago, IL (August 3, 2020) – Luke Mahoney was walking slowly across a field in an undisclosed location … Continue reading

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Blue Sky Network Launches First Secure Docking Station for Iridium 9575A Satellite Phone to Government Markets

SAN DIEGO — Tuesday, July 14, 2020. — Blue Sky Network, an Iridium Satellite Communications partner, has officially announced the release of the 9575A Docking Station, the first and only secure docking station for the Iridium 9575A satellite phone. The … Continue reading

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Bushnell CORE® Trail Cameras on Sale Now

Mail in Rebate Promotion on CORE Trail Cameras Continues Until August 30, 2020 OVERLAND PARK, Kansas – July 13, 2020 – Bushnell, an industry leader in performance optics, announced today that it is offering a mail in rebate promotion on … Continue reading

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INDRA WILL PROVIDE THE SPANISH NAVY’S F110 FRIGATES WITH STATE-OF-THE-ART SENSORS, THUS INCREASING ITS CONTRIBUTION TO THE CONSTRUCTION OF FRIGATES TO OVER 325 MILLION EURO

· Indra and Navantia have signed a 150-million euro contract to equip these frigates with electronic defense systems and an X-Band surface surveillance radar · This new contract complements the one signed by Indra last year to build an antenna … Continue reading

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History and Good Times are Waiting to be Discovered in the Outdoors

New VANQUISH Series metal detectors from Minelab offer uncompromising performance and accessibility to all Chicago, IL (June 18, 2020) – History is where you find it. Most of us learn about it in schools, libraries, museums, television and other forms … Continue reading

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Be heard on the job. Trust the Silynx U94 PTT.

Silynx is making it even easier to be heard on the job by offering its best-in-class single-com U94 PTT system for $150. A big deal, at the right time. Equip yourself or your team with no minimum and no maximum. … Continue reading

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Foam Tip Giveaway

To Our Valued Customers: In the interest of your health and hygiene, we want to make sure that you are changing out your foam tips every 3-4 weeks. To support this, during the COVID-19 crisis we are offering 5-pairs of … Continue reading

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INDRA STRENGTHENS THE SPANISH AIR DEFENCE SYSTEM

· The company will modernize and strengthen the encryption of the IFF (identification, friend or foe) systems to adapt them to the new NATO standards · These are systems with the capability to interrogate and identify an aircraft in flight … Continue reading

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Barrett delivers first Made in the USA order

Perth, Western Australia – Monday 11th May 2020 – Barrett Communications USA Corp deliver their first order of US manufactured Barrett 4050 HF SDR transceivers. The Barrett 4050 HF SDR is the first of the Barrett 4000 series products to … Continue reading

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INDRA INAUGURATES THE BIGGEST RADAR FACTORY IN SPAIN AND ONE OF THE BIGGEST IN EUROPE

· The new factory, located in San Fernando de Henares, will concentrate the company’s entire radar manufacturing for civil and military use · With a history of over 40 years in radar production, Indra has been awarded the contracts for … Continue reading

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Atos and RAFAEL win the German Army’s “Glass Battlefield” study tender

Atos GmbH, as prime, has teamed up with RAFAEL Advanced Defense Systems and various partners, to demonstrate use of UAS in conjunction with combat vehicles, to achieve a real-time, three-dimensional, dynamic situation picture for mobile operations Tel Aviv, December 9, … Continue reading

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Barrett 4050 receives NTIA certification

  Perth, Western Australia, 25th November 2019 – Barrett Communications is pleased to announce the recent certification and approval from the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA). The approval incorporates the Barrett 4050 HF Transceiver System and Components. This approval … Continue reading

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Barrett awarded contract for a US funded communication project in Egypt

  Barrett Communications have recently delivered equipment as part of a United States funded program into Egypt. The contract was to supply High Frequency (HF) and Very High Frequency (VHF) radio communications equipment.The project is split over multiple phases and … Continue reading

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Empower Target Protect Prevent HONEYWELL’s TALIN Solution

  Honeywell’s TALIN surface navigation products provide precise pointing and navigation solution for a variety of military and commercial applications.TALIN has demonstrated robust performance on a wide range of global defense platforms including artillery guns, missile launchers, combat vehicles and … Continue reading

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Combat Proven Technologies Launches Datalinks M2DLS at MILCOM

  November 11,  2019 – Combat Proven Technologies (CP Tech) will launch the Mini Micro Data Link System (M2DLS) at the upcoming 2019 MILCOM conference. The M2DLS is an advanced single unit digital data link system specifically designed for micro … Continue reading

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HENSOLDT UK presents a new generation of its Integrated Navigation System

Manta NEO is the next-generation of the Kelvin Hughes Integrated Navigation System (INS), designed for all types of vessels up and to and including the largest state-of-the-art cruise ships. At Europort in Rotterdam, HENSOLDT UK presents Manta NEO, the next-generation … Continue reading

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Barrett Secures Canadian DND contract

  Perth, Western Australia, 6 November 2019 – Barrett Communications have recently been awarded a multiyear contract to supply the Canadian National Defence Department (DND) with Very High Frequency (VHF) radio communications equipment. This new contract follows on from the … Continue reading

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Understanding the difference between SDR and HDR

There’s been a lot of excitement around the recent proliferation of software-defined radios. For those in the industry more familiar with traditional radios, this shift to SDR might be a big change, while for others it might be a welcome … Continue reading

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Communications upgrade to First Responders in Chile

  Barrett Communications have recently supplied a contract to the Urgent Medical Attention Service in Chile, to strengthen and secure communications between hospitals and ambulances in the Aysen region. In December 2017, the town of Villa Santa Lucia in Patagonia, … Continue reading

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