Tag Archives: ground control station

CAE Expands Defense & Security Business Footprint With New Australia Office

CAE‘s defense and security unit has opened a new office in Canberra, Australia, and exhibited company-built simulation products during the inauguration ceremony. The company said Wednesday Christopher Pyne, Australian minister for defense industry, and Ian Bell, vice president and general manager of CAE’s operations in Asia-Pacific and the Middle East, attended the formal …

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Rockwell Collins to Install Avionics Tech in Calidus-Built Multirole Aircraft

A United Arab Emirates-based aircraft manufacturer has selected Rockwell Collins to produce and integrate an integrated avionics system into a new aircraft platform designed for combat and asymmetric warfare missions. Rockwell Collins said Monday it will provide its Pro Line Fusion system for installation on Calidus‘ B-250 light attack aircraft that debuted at the Dubai Airshow. Talel Kamel, managing …

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General Atomics to Supply Reaper Drones to Spain; Linden Blue Comments

Spain’s defense ministry has placed an order for four General Atomics-built Predator B/MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles through a $243 million foreign military sales agreement with the U.S. The contract also covers MTS-B electro-optical/infrared sensors, two Block 30 ground control stations, line-of-sight datalink platforms and Block 20A Lynx multi-mode radar for …

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Vinny Sica: Lockheed Develops Software-Based Satellite Ground Control Platform

Lockheed Martin has developed a framework to embed customized applications into the company’s ground station system offerings for satellite missions. The company aims for its ground station app technology to integrate commercial tools, software and an open architecture, Lockheed said Tuesday. Vinny Sica, vice president of space ground solutions at …

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