Latest Sonar Stories

2009-06-06 14:25:00

A new study shows that bats use sound for more than direction.

2009-06-05 09:05:47

Bats can use the characteristics of other bats' voices to recognize each other, according to a study by researchers from the University of Tuebingen, Germany and the University of Applied Sciences in Konstanz, Germany.

2009-05-12 07:00:00

Multiple AquaShield(TM) Diver Detection Sonar Units Ordered in Last Few Months GIVAT SHMUEL, Israel, May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DSIT Solutions Ltd., a subsidiary of Acorn Energy Inc.

2009-05-07 09:00:00

ABERDEEN, Scotland and SEATTLE, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Seatronics, an established global supplier of electronic subsea equipment, has selected BlueView Technologies, Inc. as the latest addition to its core group of products. BlueView Technologies is a leading supplier of miniature multibeam sonar.

2009-04-08 10:40:00

Military sonar exercises could be to blame for numerous beachings of dolphins and whales due to temporary deafness, scientists suggest in the Royal Society journal Biology Letters on Wednesday.

2009-03-03 07:00:00

Multiple AquaShield(TM) Diver Detection Sonar units to protect vital infrastructure GIVAT SHMUEL, Israel, March 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DSIT Solutions Ltd., a subsidiary of Acorn Energy Inc.

2009-02-20 09:07:35

A Google Ocean picture that some said might show the location of the mythical city Atlantis off the coast of Africa was an image of sonar data, Google said. The image, first reported by a British aeronautical engineer using Google Ocean, appears to depict a grid system 620 miles off the coast of northwest Africa, near the Canary Islands, The Daily Telegraph reported Friday. However, a Google spokeswoman said the grid lines on the image, which the original British viewer described as...

2009-02-12 07:30:00

MERRIMACK, N.H. and MIAMI, Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Miami International Boat Show -- Raymarine, Inc., a world leader in marine electronics, today announced that its all new A-Series Navigation System was awarded the 2008 Best of the Year Award from MotorBoating Magazine.

2009-01-07 11:39:00

BUDAPEST, Hungary, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Acoustic Geophysical Services (AGS) announces successful completion of a 130-square km 3D seismic acquisition project in northeast Hungary in mid-December for Hungarian Horizon Energy - North.

2008-12-16 08:30:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 16, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has been selected by Lockheed Martin Maritime Systems & Sensors (MS2) to produce lightweight, composite structures for the Spanish Navy's new diesel-electric S-80 submarines.

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