by Staff Writers
Netanya, Israel (SPX) Oct 06, 2011
RADA Electronic Industries reports that its advanced, Fiber-Optic-Gyro (FOG) based Embedded GPS-INS (EGI) has been selected by an undisclosed European leading radar provider to be integrated into its Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) development program.
The EGI will provide the SAR with enhanced capabilities and performance.
This program, which will be carried out during 2012 and 2013, introduces future business potential to RADA once the SAR development program is completed and transferred into production phase.
Zvika Alon, RADA CEO, commented: "We are extremely pleased that a leading SAR provider has put his trust in RADA's INS. Our Inertial Navigation Systems product line is maturing and gradually becoming a significant growth engine for the coming years.
"Adding a leading European customer to our customer base is a strategic move in RADA's plans for future expansion."
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Google Earth eclipses one billion downloads
San Francisco (AFP) Oct 5, 2011
Google Earth software has been downloaded more than one billion times, and that stellar achievement was marked Wednesday with a website showcasing ways the interactive replica of the planet is used. OneWorldManyStories.com features 40 real-world tales of how people around the globe have used Google Earth to follow dreams, defend nature, explore distant places, or learn about the planet. ... read more
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