Tag Archives: search and rescue

Concentric Real Time Receiver Obtains NASA License

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NASA has licensed a search-and-rescue technology built by Concentric Real Time to transmit location data. The receiver works with a new high-resolution signal to enhance the accuracy of location results, NASA said Tuesday. Reese Bovard, president at Concentric Real Time, said the technology complements a search-and-rescue platform developed by NASA's SAR office.

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Air Force Tests C-130J Hardware, Software Upgrades

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U.S. Air Force airmen have performed a training flight using an updated version of the Lockheed Martin-built C-130J Super Hercules at Little Rock Air Force Base in an effort to test the operability of the aircraft’s new hardware and software features. The Air Force said Tuesday airmen from the 19th and …

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DHS Unveils Mobile App for First Responder SAR Guidance

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The First Responders Group of the Department of Homeland Security‘s science and technology directorate has launched a mobile application that provides response teams access to search-and-rescue protocols, strategies and other information. DHS said Wednesday the Lost Person Behavior app works as a field guide for first responders who do not have the …

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