"SHADOW" - TACTICAL UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEM COMMUNICATION RELAY PACKAGE - LIGHT
- Electronic Subsystems Fly Onboard UAVs. BROWNE, JACK // Electronic Design;11/8/2012, Vol. 60 Issue 14, Special section pS28
The article looks at the developments in unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), along with electronic subsystems that have been created to serve them. It discusses the significance of UAVs as a component of the modern battle plan as well as highlights expansion of the UAV market for commercial,...
- High-altitude-endurance unmanned aerial vehicles pick up communications node. McAllister, Marilyn // Army Communicator;Spring96, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p21
Focuses on the communication systems in high-altitude-endurance unmanned aerial vehicles. Past uses and limits of aerial vehicles; Emerging technology; Potential C3 applications; Nonlinear battlefield.
- A 10-mile-high communications tower? Hollingsworth, Shawn // Army Communicator;Spring2002, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p50
The article discusses the U.S. Army's progress on developing an ultra-high communications tower. It notes that the idea for using an ultra-high-altitude communications platform started in the 1980s and has been carried over for integration on the proposed Helios II solar-powered unmanned...
- Choosing an EMI Gasket for Your Design. Mooney, Janine E. // Wireless Design & Development;Jul/Aug2012, p22
The article discusses Electromagnetic interference (EMI) Gaskets which are used in military systems and radio communications equipments. It highlights the need of EMI Gaskets for providing high level of shielding from rugged and harsh environments. It also states that the key considerations in...
- ScanEagle Uses Harris Techno. // Armada International;Feb/Mar2005, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p52
Reports on the testing of the ScanEagle, a drone aircraft from Boeing and the Insitu Group, to demonstrate its ability to relay high-speed communications. Technology used by the ScanEagle; Reason of the U.S. Marines for relying on the system.
- U.S. EMPLOYMENT OF UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLES. // International Debates;May2013, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p4
The article details the military use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in the U.S. since 1971. The advantages and disadvantages of UAVs are suggested such as cheaper to procure and operate, eliminate the risk on onboard crew's life, and minimize collateral damage. The use of UAVS reportedly...
- Skyeye R4E-50 RPV system is equipped with... Dornheim, M.A. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;4/18/88, Vol. 128 Issue 16, p45
The new Developmental Sciences Corp. Skyeye R4E-50 remotely piloted vehicle is distinguished from its R4E-40 predecessor by its increased payload capability and sophisticated graphics and software. It is a twin-boom pusher configuration like the R4E-40, but with a new airframe and a...
- New drones to head skywards. Proctor, Paul // Aviation Week & Space Technology;2/19/96, Vol. 144 Issue 8, p13
Reports that several more high-altitude drone aircraft are being prepared for flight in the United States.
- DarkStar in taxi tests. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;2/26/96, Vol. 144 Issue 9, p23
Presents information on the testing of Lockheed Martin/Boeing's DarkStar UAV, at Edwards Air Force Base, California. Performance of the aircraft.