Search Results

 Sort By Relevance | Sort By Date
Displaying 1 - 20 of 1437 matching articles.
100%
April 1, 2005
From Avionics Today
Existing airborne radars can detect and track moving ground vehicles and aircraft. Now the U.S. Air Force is developing the first airborne surveillance radar capable of detecting and tracking low-flying cruise missiles. And despite budget uncertainties, the development program is on schedule. Two... Read More »
93%
August 1, 2008
From Avionics Today
Game-Changing EO DAS Nears Action on Joint Strike Fighter As a fifth-generation, multirole fighter, the F-35 Lightning II brings a lot to the table in terms of stealth, lethality and survivability. One "transformational" system that is quietly nearing flight on the aircraft is the Electro-Optical... Read More »
87%
October 1, 2008
From Avionics Today
Coast Guard Trades Speed For Capability With New Ocean Sentry The U.S. Coast Guard is trading speed for capability with its new HC-144A Ocean Sentry medium range surveillance aircraft, which enters operational service next year. Recently, the fifth of eight HC-144As on contract for delivery... Read More »
85%
March 1, 2002
From Avionics Today
Flight Management System for the A380 Airbus has tapped Honeywell to provide the flight management system (FMS) for the super jumbo A380 carrier. Honeywell s strategic win could generate $200 million in revenue over a 15-year period, including sales of spares, data base updates, support and other... Read More »
85%
October 1, 2005
From Avionics Today
At A Glance The targeting sensors in the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter are designed to assure that the pilot concentrates on the combat environment, not on the onboard systems. The prime contractor, Lockheed Martin, and a major supplier, Northrop Grumman, have therefore concentrated on a... Read More »
84%
January 1, 2009
From Avionics Today
Commercial ADS-B In Europe Equipping for Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) in European airspace will be mandatory starting in 2015 five years earlier than in the United States under the European Commission s Surveillance Performance and Interoperability Implementing Rule... Read More »
84%
March 1, 2009
From Avionics Today
Commercial NextGen Update The FAA on Jan. 30 released an update to its NextGen Implementation Plan, defining the core set of avionics that will support NextGen operational capabilities deployed by 2018. The updated plan contains high-level "governing principles" for an integrated avionics equipage... Read More »
84%
March 1, 2008
From Avionics Today
Building airborne electronic attack (AEA) capability into the U.S. Navy s F/A-18F Super Hornet fighter/attack aircraft posed packaging and integration challenges for prime contractor Boeing and AEA subsystem integrator Northrop Grumman. Compared to the veteran EA-6B Prowler it will replace, the... Read More »
84%
August 1, 2009
From Avionics Today
All-round radar, electro-optics and electronic support measures will transform the U.S. Air Force Global Hawk Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) into the U.S. Navy s Broad Area Maritime Surveillance (BAMS) system. The Navy intends to network the large, autonomous air vehicles built by Northrop Grumman... Read More »
83%
December 1, 2007
From Avionics Today
ATO Head Krakowski Vows To Be NextGen Advocate The new head of FAA s Air Traffic Organization (ATO) vowed to be "the strongest, most effective public advocate" for a NextGen modernization program facing long-term funding uncertainty and nearer-term labor problems. Henry P. "Hank" Krakowski... Read More »
82%
February 1, 2007
From Avionics Today
ATC Investment Dims Outlook The pace of air traffic control (ATC) modernization represents one of the risk factors compromising an otherwise rosy outlook for the U.S. aerospace industry, says the Aerospace Industries Association (AIA). Delivering AIA s annual year-end review and forecast speech... Read More »
82%
January 1, 2014
From Avionics Today
The F-16 Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) in Fort Worth, Texas is modernizing the federated architecture of the F-16C/D Block 40/42 and 50/52 Viper around Northrop Grumman s new Scalable Agile Beam Radar (SABR). I don t want to imply that it s a piece of cake, but it s stuff that we re very... Read More »
82%
May 1, 2011
From Avionics Today
Miniaturized Active Electronically-Scanned Array (AESA) radar gives the U.S. Army a wide-area, near-all-weather surveillance sensor for the Grey Eagle Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) and the tethered aerostat Persistent Threat Detection System (PTDS). The Northrop Grumman STARLite was to deploy to... Read More »
80%
August 6, 2007
From Aviation Today
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is considering multiple technological approaches for protecting commercial transports from man-portable air defense systems (MANPADS). Late last year, DHS awarded multi-million dollar contracts to three firms to assess new technologies to defend against... Read More »
80%
May 1, 2007
From Avionics Today
The global war on terrorism, shoulder-fired rockets and threats the military hasn t even thought of yet are in part helping drive advances in sensor technologies. Raytheon, Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin and BAE Systems are developing technologies that will not only provide advanced capability... Read More »
80%
August 1, 2004
From Rotor & Wing
Helicopter manufacturers are scrambling to tap into the growing market for UAVs; However, they face formidable challenges. Here's what you need to know to prosper in the 21st century. Unmanned aerial vehicles, or UAVs, are one of the hottest topics in defense circles--and for good reason. They... Read More »
80%
August 1, 2010
From Avionics Today
Commercial COMAC C919 Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China Ltd. (COMAC) in July signed agreements with joint ventures involving GE Aviation and Rockwell Collins to provide avionics for the new C919 family of narrowbody aircraft. COMAC announced the selection of GE Aviation and AVIC Systems... Read More »
80%
December 1, 2011
From Rotor & Wing
A QinetiQ artist s impression of the Gazelle UAS. Have you heard about the old helicopter, the new technological application and the customer that needs to spend as little as possible? You have? Okay, I admit that wasn t much of a challenge in these recession-like times. In fact it s... Read More »
80%
July 1, 2007
From Avionics Today
After four years of test and development, the two systems competing to protect commercial aircraft from man-portable air defense systems (MANPADS) will get a chance to prove themselves against live fire this fall. The Counter-MANPADS systems Northrop Grumman s Guardian and BAE Systems JetEye ... Read More »
80%
May 1, 2008
From Avionics Today
Systems Development Improved On Tranche 2 Typhoon Improved systems development tools and processes have helped shorten the development lifecycle of the Tranche 2 Eurofighter Typhoon, which is scheduled for deliveries to partner nations beginning this summer. "We flew the first Tranche 2 aircraft... Read More »
Results Pages:  [1] 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next »
Live chat by BoldChat