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Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Earth, frost is known as a thin, delicate icy covering of frozen water that forms when temperatures dip below a certain point. However, according to a report presented at the Geological...

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2014-10-31 16:20:37

WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary Jay B. Stephens has been named the New England Legal Foundation's first annual John G.L. Cabot Award honoree in recognition of his distinguished service and leadership in both the public and private sectors. "No one epitomizes better than Jay Stephens the qualities that the John G.L. Cabot Award seeks to honor: wise leadership, sound judgment and profound legal...

2014-10-31 04:20:05

DALLAS, October 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds The Global Military Radar Market 2014-2024 research report of 186 pages that says territorial disputes, internal security threats and modernization initiatives undertaken by armed forces across the world are also boosting the various countries' expenditure on military radars. Cumulatively, the global market for military radars is expected to value under US$133 billion during the forecast period. Complete report...

2014-10-29 08:20:42

Laser-guided rocket scores direct hit PARIS, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and L-3 demonstrated a second successful test of the TALON Rocket Remote Weapon System (TALON RRWS), an innovative and cost-effective defense solution for small vessel protection. During the test, Raytheon and L-3 successfully launched a Raytheon TALON laser-guided rocket after the TALON RRWS received positioning information from a remote sensor. Illuminated by a laser designator on the...

2014-10-28 23:03:31

PASSPORT® and PASSPORT Max2™ Radar Detectors Link Award-winning ESCORT Live™ Ticket Protection App San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 ESCORT Inc. (ESCORTradar.com), designer and manufacturer of the world’s best performing radar & laser detectors, will be demonstrating the new PASSPORT® and PASSPORT Max2™ radar detectors featuring built-in Bluetooth® connectivity, in San Francisco this week. The Bluetooth technology provides connection to the highly...

2014-10-28 16:21:30

Soldiers prepared for careers as automotive technicians FORT HOOD, Texas, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army, General Motors (NYSE: GM) and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) today announced the successful graduation of the first Shifting Gears: Automotive Technician Training Program class. Created as a multi-year partnership between the two companies and the Army, the program provides and empowers transitioning soldiers with the skills required to secure careers as GM service...

2014-10-28 12:20:56

BALTIMORE, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Marine Corps has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) a $207,291,682 contract for low-rate initial production (LRIP) of AN/TPS-80 Ground/Air Task Oriented Radar (G/ATOR) systems. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=28680. G/ATOR is the first ground-based multimission active electronically...

2014-10-28 08:22:58

PASSPORT® and PASSPORT Max2(TM) Radar Detectors Link Award-winning ESCORT Live(TM) Ticket Protection App SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ESCORT Inc. (ESCORTradar.com), designer and manufacturer of the world's best performing radar & laser detectors, will be demonstrating the new PASSPORT® and PASSPORT Max2(TM) radar detectors featuring built-in Bluetooth® connectivity, in San Francisco this week. The Bluetooth technology provides connection to the highly awarded...

2014-10-28 04:20:21

New missile will counter swarming boat threats PARIS, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) successfully completed flight tests of its Griffin(TM) C increased capability missile. The tests at Yuma Proving Ground, Arizona highlighted the missile's In-Flight Target Update (IFTU) capability when it was redirected to a new target in mid-flight. IFTU is vital for naval forces facing swarming boat threats that often intermingle with friendly and neutral shipping. "With its...

2014-10-27 08:21:43

Honored by Chief Learning Officer Magazine for helping customers develop e-learning and blended technology practices DULLES, Va., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Professional Services (RPS) LLC, a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), has been recognized as a 2014 Chief Learning Officer magazine 'Learning in Practice' award winner in the 'Excellence in E-Learning' and 'Excellence in Blended Learning' categories. The two Learning In Practice Awards, earned in partnership with...

2014-10-24 08:20:57

Raytheon will update the Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) in preparation for the introduction of future dual frequency capability MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has awarded Raytheon a $131 million contract for Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) Dual Frequency Operations (DFO) Segment 1. Under this contract, Raytheon will enhance overall system capability as the FAA...


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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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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Doppler Effect -- The Doppler effect is the apparent change in frequency or wavelength of a wave that is perceived by an observer moving relative to the source of the waves. For waves, such as sound waves, that propagate in a wave medium, the velocity of the observer and the source are reckoned relative to the medium in which the waves are transmitted. The total Doppler effect may therefore result from both motion of the source and motion of the observer. Each of these effects is analyzed...

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Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.