Airborne Operations

To fulfill their operational missions, military aircraft require technologies offering high performance and precision while being able to withstand extreme environmental conditions and stabilize systems such as optronics and armament. Based on its expertise in aeronautical solutions for many armed forces, Safran offers solutions adapted to such needs from navigation to mission preparation.

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  • An Engineer’s Guide to CRPA Testing

    The applications and use cases for Controlled Reception Pattern Antennas (CRPAs), how they work, and the methods for testing them.

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  • Testing GNSS Receiver Resiliency Against Spoofing Attacks

    Understanding how a receiver will respond in a spoofing attack is the key to detecting spoofing.

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  • Beyond GPS: A Multilayered Approach to Addressing PNT Vulnerabilities

    This white paper discusses options for deploying a range of interlocking and overlapping solutions. In this multilayered vision, existing and emerging technologies can be used to minimize threats.

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Use Cases

  • Precise Time Stamping, Inertial Navigation, and Waveform Synchronization for UAVs

    Get an accurate timing source for your UAV that supplies timing information even in GNSS-denied environments.

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  • High Accuracy Timing For Defense Applications

    Get highly accurate time and frequency synchronization – ensuring continuity of mission-critical sensor, communication and radar systems.

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  • Multi-Antenna GNSS Simulation for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs)

    Safran’s Skydel GPS/GNSS Simulators enable cost-effective, scalable multi-antenna testing for UAV applications.

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  • Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL) Testing for Flight Simulation

    Orolia’s GSG-8 GPS/GNSS Simulator Trains Pilots to React to Real-World Situations

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Case Studies

  • High Accuracy Timing for Radar

    We review the defense applications of our White Rabbit product line and where they fit in with the IEEE-1588-2019 standard, radar, and C5ISR.

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  • US Navy Chooses SecureSync to Meet Rugged Low Phase Noise Requirements for Missile Defense Radar

    Discover how the flexible and scalable SecureSync platform met rugged low phase noise requirements for Missile Defense Radar with the US Navy.

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  • Synchronizing Military Operations with BroadSim

    An American space company that specialized in the design, manufacture and launch of small- and medium-class space and rocket systems for military customers needed to synchronize multiple simulators at once.

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  • Latest Version of Safran’s Skydel GNSS Simulation Engine Can Generate More Signals Without Upgrading Hardware

    Safran Electronics & Defense announced today that the newest version of its Skydel software will bring some truly spectacular features to GNSS simulations, including the ability to generate four times the number of signals.

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  • Skydel Becomes First GNSS Simulator to Break High-Capacity Barrier

    Skydel Becomes First GNSS Simulator to Break High-Capacity Barrier

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  • Safran to Host Defense Days Webinar Series

    Highlighting Critical Defense applications for the Future of Warfighting March 29 – 31 with goal to support Still Serving Veterans nonprofit.

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