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Some of the latest high-power RF transistors claim notable ruggedness ratings, allowing them to operate into severe load mismatches at full power without damage or even performance degradation.
Going forward, radar systems will have to provide increased functionality at affordable prices while meeting new requirements for power, size, weight, and thermal management.
Tasked with replacing the Ultra High Frequency Follow-On system, MUOS promises mobile communications for warfighters that includes simultaneous voice, video, and data.
David Washburn and Wayne Risas, Raytheon Co. ...