Category Archives: Electronics

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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Combat Proven Technologies Launches Datalinks Advanced Wireless Communication Solutions

  September 13,  2019 (San Diego, CA) – Combat Proven Technologies (CP Tech) has launched a line of advanced Datalink systems. Using open architecture and in-house development, CP Tech enables full duplex wideband, digital link, error correction and high-rate communication … Continue reading

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Beef up your CLARUS kit with the HSI Headset!

    The HSI is a single-sided headset designed for use when hearing protection isn’t required, when you still need to communicate with your team but you don’t need the full hearing protection/enhancement that they Clarus earbuds offer. The headset … Continue reading

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Barrett 4075 upgrades Jorge Chavez International Airport

  Perth, Western Australia, 17 September 2019 – Barrett’s High Power High Frequency (HF) systems are upgrading communications at Peru’s Jorge Chavez International Airport. Since 2001, Lima Airport Partners S.R.L (LAP) along with the Peruvian CAA (Civil Aviation Authority), have … Continue reading

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Barrett 4050 HF SDR transceiver receives JITC certification.

  Perth, Western Australia, 2 September 2019 – Barrett Communications is pleased to announce on the 18th July 2019 it received certification from the Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) for the Barrett 4050 HF SDR transceiver.This certification includes conformance to … Continue reading

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Next-Gen Rugged Computing for Mission Success

DSEI 2019Stand N5-124 US Pavilion Systel will showcase next-generation computing solutions, including high-performance embedded edge computers and high-density servers at DSEI September 10-13 in Stand N5-124 in the US Pavilion.Purpose-built for harsh environments and seamless integration in sophisticated vehicles and … Continue reading

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HENSOLDT Supplies Upgrade for Turkish Preveze Class Submarines

  Oberkochen, Germany, August 5th, 2019 – HENSOLDT will upgrade the vision equipment used by the Turkish Navy’s Preveze Class submarines to state-of-the-art technology. The contract is worth approximately 40 million euros. For the first time, two SERO 400 systems … Continue reading

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Bushnell CORE and CORE DS Take Trail Cameras to the Peak of Performance

Bushnell’s CORE DS Technology Is Optimized for Day AND NightOVERLAND PARK, Kansas – July 2, 2019 – Bushnell, the industry leader in trail cameras, offers even greater performance with the CORE and CORE DS trail camera lines.Now shipping across the … Continue reading

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Making a difference in Peru

Barrett Communications is pleased to continue to assist and extend the support it offers Unidad 4X4 in their response to natural disasters in Peru, following Barrett’s previous support programs in 2016, 2018 and 2019. Winters in the Peruvian Andes have … Continue reading

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CP Technologies Becomes First Rugged Computer Manufacturer to Expand into Full Rack Integration

  May 28, 2019 – San Diego, Calif. – For over 20 years, CP Technologies (formerly Chassis Plans) has been designing and manufacturing computers, servers, LCD displays, storage arrays, and human interface devices to defense and industrial customers. CP Technologies … Continue reading

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CP Technologies to Launch Rugged Small Tactical Computer Systems at AUVSI

Industry’s First Sealed Flexible Processing System Debuts CHICAGO, IL – CP Technologies, the leader in delivering military-grade, high-performance computing platforms is launching their new rugged small tactical computer systems (STCS) at AUVSI XPONTENIAL 2019, taking place in Chicago, IL from … Continue reading

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Spectra Group to exhibit at the SOFIC exhibition in Tampa Florida.

Spectra Group (UK) Ltd will once again be exhibiting at this year’s SOFIC exhibition to be held from May 20 to 23 at the Tampa Convention Center in Florida. As a world leader and provider of high-grade information security and … Continue reading

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US Navy Selects MOHOC® Cameras Again

  MOHOC, Inc. delivers 1,400 cameras to Coastal Riverine Group 2 SEATTLE, WA. MOHOC, Inc., creator of the world’s first military-optimized helmet cameras, was again chosen to supply the Personal Recording System (PRS) for the US Navy Expeditionary Combat Command … Continue reading

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HENSOLDT at IMDEX: Showcasing Its Wide Range of Innovative Sensor Technologies

  Among HENSOLDT’s exhibits at IMDEX is the TRS-4D naval radar. It is already in use on board the German Navy’s new F125 frigate, in a configuration comprising four fixed planar arrays.   Singapore, 13 May 2019 – “Modernisation efforts … Continue reading

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Barrett Supports Counter Narcotics Program

  Perth, Western Australia, April 1, 2019 – Barrett Communications has been awarded a contract to supply the US funded Counter Narcotics Global Threats program for a republic in Central Asia.The contract includes a range of PRC-2090 HF manpacks and … Continue reading

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How to reduce noise on your HF radio

When using an HF radio, sometimes you may find there’s a lot of background noise on the line. Depending on the severity of the problem, this can make clear communications difficult. That said, background noise can be managed by controlling … Continue reading

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New Barrett Communications USA Office

  Barrett Communications is pleased to announce the opening of a new office and facility for Barrett USA LLC in Pittsford, New York. Barrett Communications is expanding its presence due to the increased demand for its products in North America, … Continue reading

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