C4ISR


Iridium unveils a global, Wi-Fi satellite hotspot

The GO brings connectivity to the company’s satellite service anywhere on the globe.

Army units give thumbs-down to battlefield intelligence system

The Distributed Common Ground System-Army is complex and unstable, and soldiers receive scant training on the system, according to units quoted a memo.

Space squadron shuttles wideband satellites, boosting comm power

The 3rd Space Operations Squadron’s relocation efforts are optimizing the military’s wideband communications constellation

Lockheed powers up second GPS III satellite

Test represents a major development for next-generation GPS satellites, the first of which is set to launch later this year.

Origami compact antenna

A ‘powerful antenna in a soldier’s pocket,’ thanks to origami

Collapsible antennas being developed at FIU and Georgia Tech may have military and commercial applications.

DARPA VAPR vanishing electronics

Battlefield electronics that do their job, then vanish?

DARPA awards BAE a $4.5 million contract under its VAPR program to develop electronics that can melt away.

Asymmetric warfare to drive C4ISR demand over next 5 years

Market research firm predicts the global market will be worth $93.04 billion by 2019.

Army tactical radio

Tactical radio testing gets ULTRA streamlined

New facility combines three organizations, helping to ensure interoperability and integration for new systems.