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RNAF signs agreements with NLR to improve airforce operations
The Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNAF) has signed two agreements with Netherlands Aerospace Centre (NLR) to partner on information-driven air force operations.
US AFRL discovers new method for wireless communications
The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) has discovered a new way to amplify communication signals for the next-generation wearable electronics, flexible sensors and radar systems.
Electronic Manufacturing Solutions for Military, Aerospace & Other Industries
AMPL has 25 years experience in design & production of RF and microwave products and has established Bhavyabhanu Electronics Private Limited (BEPL) for providing reliable, high-volume production of electronic sub-assemblies.
State-of-the-Art Infrastructure, Research and Development
Astra Microwave Products Ltd started working on space-related projects in the year 2003 and a separate working group was created for this purpose at its research and development facility located at Hardware Park, Hyderabad.
GomSpace to deliver FACSAT-2 spacecraft to Colombian Air Force
The Colombian Air Force (FAC) has contracted GomSpace to deliver its second advanced nanosatellite platform, FACSAT-2.
USAF tests M-Code GPS receiver on-board B-2 Spirit bomber
The US Air Force (USAF) has tested Raytheon’s Military-Code (M-Code) Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver on-board a B-2 Spirit stealth bomber.
Pivotal: innovative partnership saves big on US Air Force fuel costs
Last year the US Defense Innovation Unit Experimental - which is aimed at strengthening relationships with top non-defence firms - partnered with Pivotal to work on a system for tanker refuelling. The system was built and delivered in a very short timeframe and is already operational. According to Pivotal it is currently saving the US Air Force $1 million per day in fuel costs. Claire Apthorp spoke to the company to find out more about this astonishing success story.
USAF improves capabilities of B-52 bomber with new CRLs
The US Air Force (USAF) has increased the capabilities of the long-range, heavy bomber B-52 Stratofortress with the conventional rotary launchers (CRLs).
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