Supplement http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/taxonomy/term/7353/more en News Shorts - September 2011 http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/news-shorts-september-2011 <div class="node-body article-body">Lockheed Martin’s IRST Achieves Milestone B The Infrared Search and Track (IRST™) sensor system developed by Lockheed Martin for the US Navy’s F/A-18E/F fighter aircraft has received Milestone B approval, paving the way for the company to proceed into the engineering, manufacturing, and development phase of the program</div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/news-shorts-september-2011" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/news-shorts-september-2011#comments Military Defense Electronics Supplement - 2011 news rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics/supplement September Shorts Tue, 06 Sep 2011 19:03:00 +0000 3324 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com Understanding Passive Beamforming Networks http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/understanding-passive-beamforming-networks <div class="field-byline"> Ken Greenwood / Director of Engineering </div> <div class="field-deck"> Passive beamforming networks can be constructed from a number of different high-frequency circuit technologies for precise control of antenna patterns over wide bandwidths. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Passive beamforming networks can be constructed from a number of different high-frequency circuit technologies for precise control of antenna patterns over wide bandwidths.</div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/understanding-passive-beamforming-networks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/understanding-passive-beamforming-networks#comments Military Defense Electronics Supplement Learning Resources Tue, 06 Sep 2011 17:14:00 +0000 3453 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com Cognitive Radios Connect Smart Battleplace http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/cognitive-radios-connect-smart-battleplace <div class="field-byline"> Louis E. Frenzel / Technology Editor </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>The large number of occupied frequencies worldwide has pushed developers to create smarter tactical radios&#8212;ones capable of detecting interference and switching frequencies to open bands.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The large number of occupied frequencies worldwide has pushed developers to create smarter tactical radios—ones capable of detecting interference and switching frequencies to open bands.</div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/cognitive-radios-connect-smart-battleplace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/cognitive-radios-connect-smart-battleplace#comments Military Defense Electronics Supplement Battleplace Cognitive Connect Radios rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics/supplement Smart Tue, 06 Sep 2011 16:25:00 +0000 3987 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com Contracts - September 2011 http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/contracts-september-2011 <div class="node-body article-body">ATK and BAE Team On JATAS The team of ATK and BAE Systems has been awarded a $109 million contract by the US Navy for the engineering and manufacturing development (EMD) of the Joint and Allied Threat Awareness System (JATAS), a next-generation warning system</div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/contracts-september-2011" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/contracts-september-2011#comments Military Defense Electronics Supplement - 2011 Contracts rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics/supplement September Tue, 06 Sep 2011 16:18:00 +0000 3733 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com Defending Future Defense Spending http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/defending-future-defense-spending <div class="field-byline"> Jack Browne / Technical Contributor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Budget cuts always call for some belt-tightening in an organization. But when those budget cuts loom as large as those requested by President Obama, some organizations may simply run out of notches in the belt</div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/defending-future-defense-spending" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/defending-future-defense-spending#comments Military Defense Electronics Supplement Defending Defense Future rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics/supplement Spending Tue, 06 Sep 2011 16:15:00 +0000 3743 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com New Products - September 2011 http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/new-products-september-2011 <div class="node-body article-body">Generators Add Avionics Waveforms The S-Series signal generators have been enhanced with the addition of avionics-specific test waveforms for evaluating key navigation functions.</div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/new-products-september-2011" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/new-products-september-2011#comments Military Defense Electronics Supplement - 2011 New Products rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics/supplement September Tue, 06 Sep 2011 16:04:00 +0000 3631 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com June 2011 Military Defense Electronics Supplement http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/june-2011-military-defense-electronics-supplement <div class="node-body article-body">&nbsp;</div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/june-2011-military-defense-electronics-supplement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/june-2011-military-defense-electronics-supplement#comments Military Defense Electronics Supplement June 2011 June 2011 Military Defense Electronics Supplement rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics/supplement Fri, 10 Jun 2011 20:28:00 +0000 4048 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com News Shorts http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/news-shorts-1 <div class="node-body article-body">Unmanned-aerial-vehicle (UAV) pioneer TiaLinx (<a href="http://www.tialinx.com" title="www.tialinx.com">www.tialinx.com</a>) recently announced the launch of their Phoenix50-H multisensor mini-copter.</div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/news-shorts-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/news-shorts-1#comments Military Defense Electronics Supplement news rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics/supplement Shorts Fri, 10 Jun 2011 19:25:00 +0000 3445 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com New Products http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/new-products <div class="node-body article-body">For difficult-to-reach and mobile installations, the LMR-SW coaxial interconnection consists of low loss, seamless 50-Ω cable with field-installable</div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/new-products#comments Military Defense Electronics Supplement New Products rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics/supplement Fri, 10 Jun 2011 19:07:00 +0000 3620 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com Contracts http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/contracts-3 <div class="node-body article-body">Harris Corporation (<a href="http://www.harris.com" title="www.harris.com">www.harris.com</a>) has received a $10 million order to provide RF-310M-HH multiband handheld software-defined radios (SDRs) to a central Asian nation in support of interoperable secure communications with coalition partners.</div> <p><a href="http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/contracts-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://defenseelectronicsmag.com/military-defense-electronics/contracts-3#comments Military Defense Electronics Supplement Contracts rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics rfdesign.com/military_defense_electronics/supplement Fri, 10 Jun 2011 18:32:00 +0000 3981 at http://defenseelectronicsmag.com