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Drones: They Have Cameras, They Can Fly, And They Are Looking At You     January 15, 2015

With the popularity of drones, privacy and security concerns are on the rise. One Texas-based company has a solution: Drone Detectors.More>>

Primoceler and ON Semiconductor Partner On CMOS Sensors For European Space Agency     January 15, 2015

Primoceler announces a contract with the European Space Agency to design and manufacture complete CMOS sensor packages for orbital missions. Working with Primoceler on this contract will be ON Semiconductor.More>>

SmartRounds Creates World's First Non-Lethal Non-Impact Smart Bullets     January 13, 2015

Micro-controlled, patent-pending ShockRounds use MEMS micro-electro-mechanical technology and a CMOS image sensor to activate the projectiles before they reach the target. More>>

Raytheon and General Dynamics joint venture awarded U.S. Air Force Launch and Test Range Contract     January 9, 2015

The U.S. Air Force has awarded one of its most important space procurements, potentially a multi-billion-dollar contract to operate, maintain, and sustain launch ranges at Florida's Space Coast and Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, to a joint venture of Raytheon and General Dynamics.More>>

Global Aerospace Sector Presents Strong Opportunities for Electronic Manufacturing Service Providers     January 8, 2015

Aerospace and defense (A&D) original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) increasingly depend on electronic manufacturing service (EMS) providers to address risk management, logistics and aftermarket service needs. EMS providers with global a supply chain and advanced technological capabilities are in...More>>

NASA’s Chandra Detects Record-Breaking Outburst from Milky Way’s Black Hole     January 6, 2015

Chandra observations of the Perseus and Virgo galaxy clusters suggest turbulence may be preventing hot gas there from cooling, addressing a long-standing question of galaxy clusters do not form large numbers of stars.More>>

'Iron Sun' is not a rock band, but a key to how stars transmit energy     January 6, 2015

Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories’ Z machine are able to determine iron’s role in inhibiting energy transmission from the center of the sun to near the edge of its radiative band.More>>

Raytheon awarded $2.4 billion contract to provide Qatar with Patriot Air and Missile Defense     December 23, 2014

Raytheon Company has receives a $2.4 billion Foreign Military Sales contract for new-production fire units of the combat-proven Patriot Air and Missile Defense System for the State of Qatar. More>>

Autopilot Systems Market Worth $4.1 Billion by 2020     December 22, 2014

According to a market research report, the global autopilot systems market is estimated to be $2.86 Billion in 2014 and expected to register a CAGR of 6.20% to reach $4.1 Billion by 2020.More>>

General Dynamics Awarded $36 Million to Develop Advanced Submarine Technologies     December 22, 2014

General Dynamics Electric Boat has been awarded a $36.5 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to develop advanced submarine technologies for current and future undersea platforms. Electric Boat is a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics.More>>

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