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2014-06-05 08:21:42

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center to develop a miniaturized navigation grade inertial system for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO DARPA's Chip-Scale Combinatorial Atomic Navigator (C-SCAN) program aims to integrate...

2014-05-26 16:20:25

DUBLIN, May 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/53qcql/inertial) has announced the addition of the "Global Inertial Navigation System (Marine grade, Navigation grade, Tactical grade, and Commercial grade) Market - Forecast & Analysis to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 INS uses a self-contained navigation technique to track the position and orientation of an object relative to a known...

2014-05-15 23:10:53

Inertial Navigation System Market research report analysis the defense and commercial application markets for inertial navigation system. For commercial application, only aircraft has been considered for analysis - http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/inertial-navigation-system-market-154810661.html. (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 According to a new market research report, the "Inertial Navigation System Market by Product (Marine grade, Navigation grade, Tactical grade, and...

2014-05-13 08:40:20

New VN-300 builds upon proven platforms to create the industry's smallest, lowest weight, best power requirements and lowest cost on the market ORLANDO, Fla., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VectorNav Technologies, the leader in intelligent and high-performance inertial navigation technologies, today announced the introduction of the VN-300 Dual Antenna GPS-Aided Inertial Navigation System (GPS/INS). The follow-on product to the successful VN-100 IMU/AHRS and VN-200 GPS/INS, the miniature,...

2014-04-27 23:00:54

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “Inertial Navigation System Market by Product, Technology (Mechanical, Fiber optic gyro (FOG), Ring laser gyro (RLG), Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS), Hemispherical Resonator gyro (HRG), and Vibrating gyro), by Application (Air, Land, and Naval Platforms) & Geography Forecast & Analysis to 2014 – 2019” to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) April 27, 2014 This report discusses the market opportunities in the inertial navigation system market....

2014-04-24 16:33:41

DALLAS, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report the "Inertial Navigation System Market by Product (Marine grade, Navigation grade, Tactical grade, and Commercial grade), Technology (Mechanical, Fiber optic gyro (FOG), Ring laser gyro (RLG), Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS), Hemispherical Resonator gyro (HRG), and Vibrating gyro), Application (Air, Land, and Naval Platforms), Geography (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, the Middle...

2014-03-04 12:20:37

Aviation pioneer's technology reduced Controlled Flight Into Terrain accidents from about one in every 3 million flights to less than one in every 20 million flights PHOENIX, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Don Bateman, corporate fellow and chief engineer technologist for Flight Safety Systems and Technology at Honeywell Aerospace (NYSE: HON), has been recognized with the 2013 Elmer A. Sperry Award for Enhancing the Art of Transportation by developing life-saving technology that has eliminated...

2014-02-24 12:20:34

ANAHEIM, Calif., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been selected by AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, to provide flight-critical inertial instruments on the new AW609 TiltRotor aircraft undergoing civil certification through the Federal Aviation Administration. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO These Northrop Grumman navigation products will be showcased at HELI-EXPO 2014 in booth #502 Feb. 25-27 in Anaheim....

2014-02-12 20:20:26

DULUTH, Minn., Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cirrus Aircraft today announced the details of its 2014 JumpStart ProgramSM, aimed to give more new pilots a comprehensive introduction to general aviation by learning to fly in a Cirrus. The program is a unique collaboration between Cirrus Aircraft, Cirrus' largest vendor suppliers and Cirrus' flight training partners to allow first-time pilots to train in new, fully-equipped Cirrus airplanes. Innovative JumpStart Program components include both...

2014-01-27 23:25:49

CERTON has successfully become a member of the Future Airborne Capability Environment (FACE) Consortium. FACE members consist of industry and government professionals focused on open standards for avionics systems of the future. Melbourne, FL (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 The FACE Consortium, managed by the Open Group, is an aviation-focused professional group that includes suppliers, customers, colleges, and organizations seeking to develop and consolidate the open standards, best practices,...


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2010-11-15 18:22:54

A radar altimeter measures altitude above the terrain beneath an aircraft as opposed to a barometric altimeter which provides the distance above a pre-determined datum, usually sea level. Radar is the underpinning principle of the system. Radio waves that are reflected back from the ground are timed in order to calculate speed, distance, and time which are related to the each other and can be used to calculate the distance from one point to another. Lloyd Espenschied invented the radar...

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