Advanced Sensors

TRW Scores Key DoD Contracts

One of the things the compound semi industry does best is provide components for highly sophisticated warfare. And, as predicted, TRW is scoring major DoD contracts during these times of stepped-up electronic saber-rattling. Compound semi-based components are sure to be in on the act. On Oct. 31 TRW announced it …

Read More

U.S. Army Selects Kopin’s CyberDisplay for Inclusion in Raytheon’s LTWS Integration

Kopin Corporation, headquartered in Taunton, Massachusetts USA, recently announced that its industrial grade CyberDisplay 640M subsystem was selected for the integrated product test version of the Light Thermal Weapon Sight (LTWS) manufactured by Raytheon Company. According to Kopin, the especially rugged 640M has been functionally integrated into the LTWS. Performance …

Read More

Boeing to Sell Anaheim Sensors Unit to DRS Technologies

Advanced sensor technology is an important part of the compound semi industry and The Boeing Company has announced it has reached a definitive agreement to sell their Sensors & Electronic Systems business at its facility in Anaheim, California to DRS Technologies, Inc. DRS has agreed to purchase the business for …

Read More