2020-10-21 - David Benjamin

The Three Greatest ‘Robo-Stars’ of All Time

It’s long past time to assemble a Movie Robot Hall of Fame, and to take a stab at naming the…

2020-10-15 - Cabe Atwell

Privatization of Space: How NASA Can Expand Commercial Partners

NASA is moving toward privatization; taking a look at NASA's commercial partnerships...

2020-08-31 - George Leopold

NASA Prototypes X-57 All-Electric Airplane

A veteran pilot endorses the NASA concept of electric planes, but notes the energy density gap is going to be…

2020-08-12 - Nitin Dahad

SMD Package Gets Space-Ready for Rad-Hard MOSFETs

Conditions in space pose multiple challenges for electronics reliability. A new line of SMD packages is engineered to meet those…

2020-06-04 - George Leopold

Can the SpaceX Falcon 9 launch Save 2020?

1968 and 2020: Similarities include the glimmer of hope provided by the rocket launch amid war, social unrest, racial injustice…

2020-05-28 - Strategy Analytics

Electronic Warfare Spending Expected to Exceed $23Bn in 2028

Evolving system requirements result in strong growth in GaN revenue...

2020-05-25 - SkyTraq

Small Multi-Band GNSS Receiver with 1cm Position Accuracy

SkyTraq announced a 12mm x 16mm size PX1122R multi-band RTK receiver for centimeter-level accuracy positioning applications...

2020-03-11 - George Leopold

Inquiry Finds Fault With Boeing

A House probe of two Boeing 737 Max crashes concludes the aircraft manufacturer and regulators compromised safety.

2020-03-03 - George Leopold

Robotic Maintenance in Space

Northrop Grumman has demonstrated the ability to dock with, refuel and reposition commercial satellites, extending their operations and eventually providing…

2020-02-18 - George Leopold

Boeing: Critics Put Software Under the Spotlight

Scrutiny has shifted to the 737 MAX autopilot that enabled rapid software updates.