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Radiation-hardened BAE Systems radios make their way to Lockheed Martin

1st July 2020 - 17:00 GMT | by The Shephard News Team


Lockheed Martin has received its first shipment of BAE Systems-made RAD5545 radios for spacecraft.

The radiation-hardened and software-defined radios ‘provide spacecraft with the performance, availability, reliability and on-board signals processing capacity needed to support future space missions', including national security and surveillance applications, BAE Systems announced in a 1 July statement.

The radios can be easily modified to address various reconfigurable processing solutions,’ noted Ricardo Gonzalez, director of Space Systems at BAE Systems. 

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