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Microwaves & RF

Transitioning to C-Band for Flight-Test Telemetry

The U.S. Government’s auction of flight-test telemetry bands has resulted in crowded frequencies in the remaining spectrum. But the transition to the C-band has been slow. Here’s how tri-band transmitters can help in adopting the new requirements.

08/03/2020
Military & Aerospace Electronics

New Frontiers in Real-Time Software

Efficient execution is key to real-time mission-critical operating systems software, yet new demands are emerging such as safety-critical operations for avionics and other life-critical applications.

07/23/2020
Military & Aerospace Electronics

Radiation Tolerance Meets Commercial Space

The wave of commercially developed communications and remote-sensing satellites seeks to balance costs, capability, size, weight, and power consumption in the latest new space designs.

06/20/2020
Military Embedded Systems

Contested Space, Small Sats, and the Gamble on COTS in Space

Contested space, where nations compete for military dominance outside Earth’s atmosphere, is driving many military space platforms, but commercial space and small satellites continue to change the way the military suppliers of space electronics approach radiation-hardened component design from testing to deployment.

06/04/2020
Curtiss-Wright’s Rugged Data Acquisition Solution Supports NASA’s First Night-Time Launch of Suborbital Sounding Rocket Test Flights

Curtiss-Wright’s Rugged DAS Supports NASA’s First Night-Time Launch of Suborbital Sounding Rocket Test Flights

Axon Data Acquisition System (DAS) used in test flights of Suborbital Technology Carrier-8 suborbital sounding rockets

04/28/2020
Curtiss-Wright Introduces Industry’s First NIST-Certified Encryption Device for ARTM Telemetry Applications

Curtiss-Wright Introduces Industry’s First NIST-Certified Encryption Device for ARTM Telemetry Applications

The New MESP-100-2 module set provides two channels of unattended commercial-grade AES-256 encryption for use in telemetry test programs worldwide.

04/23/2020
Electronic Design

Tri-Band Transmitters Ease Telemetry Application Migration to C-Band

The FCC keeps changing things, so consider utilizing tri-band transmitters to help facilitate the move to C-band technology.

01/31/2020
Curtiss-Wright, Green Hills, and L3Harris Technologies Demo FACE Conformant Software Running on 7th Generation Intel Xeon Platform

Curtiss-Wright, Green Hills, and L3Harris Technologies Demo FACE Conformant Software Running on 7th Gen Intel Xeon Platform

The demo features L3Harris’s FliteScene® Digital Moving Map Software, Green Hills Software INTEGRITY-178® tuMP RTOS, and Curtiss-Wright Single Board Computers and Graphics Modules.

09/17/2019
Military Embedded Systems

Today’s Spacecraft and Satellite Requirements Giving COTS a Fresh Look

The fast growth of small satellites and their lower life cycle and launch costs has created a sizable market for low-cost electronic components that have radiation-resistant characteristics.

06/24/2019
Curtiss-Wright and Green Hills Collaborate to Demo INTEGRITY-178 tuMP Safety-Certifiable RTOS on Arm VPX3-1703 SBC

Curtiss-Wright and Green Hills Collaborate to Demo INTEGRITY-178 tuMP Safety-Certifiable RTOS on Arm VPX3-1703 SBC

Green Hills Software’s field-proven INTEGRITY-178 tuMP safety- and security-critical multi-core real-time operating system (RTOS) will be demonstrated for the first time running on the Curtiss-Wright VPX3-1703.

04/15/2019
Curtiss-Wright Preparing for Moon & Mars Missions

Curtiss-Wright Preparing for Moon & Mars Missions

Curtiss-Wright is working with NASA and aerospace leaders to return Americans to the Moon and send astronauts to Mars in the early 2030s

02/14/2019
Military Embedded Systems

Milestone in Abstracting the Hardware: Realizing the Promise of FACE

With the wide adoption of FACE, system integrators can reap tremendous benefits in interoperability and cost.

10/17/2018