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38 SMT007 MAGAZINE I MARCH 2021 Virgin Orbit Aces Second Launch Demos and Deploys NASA Payloads E Virgin Orbit, the California-based satellite launch company, confirmed that its Launche- rOne rocket reached space during the com- pany's second launch demonstration, success- fully deploying 10 payloads for NASA's Launch Services Program (LSP). Sikorsky-Boeing Team Reveals Advanced Assault Helicopter Designed to Revolutionize U.S. Army Capabilities E Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin Company, and Boeing have released details of their advanced helicopter for the U.S. Army's Future Long- Range Assault Aircra competition, known as FLRAA. Defense Speak Interpreted: So, What's a JADC2? E e term JADC2 was prevalent in the late 2020 debate about the National Defense Autho- rization Act. It is a new way defense is using electronics to shape battle strategy. JADC2 is Defense Speak for "Joint All Domain Com- mand and Control." Sounds impressive, doesn't it? But what does that mean? Ventec UK Continues to Maintain Highest AS9100 D Quality Compliance E Ventec International Group Co., Ltd. is pleased to announce that the company's European head- quarters in Leamington Spa, UK, continues to maintain highest AS9100 Revision D compli- ance in accordance with the Aerospace Supplier Quality System Certification Scheme following successful completion of its surveillance audit. Catching up With Nano Dimension E Dan Feinberg spoke with Valentin Storz, Nano Dimension's general manager of EMEA and director of marketing, about how the pan- demic has affected their business this past year and what they have planned moving forward. Wild River ISI-56 Platform Accelerates SerDes Testing E We recently spoke with Al Neves, founder and CTO of Wild River Technology, about the release of their new ISI-56 loss modeling platform. Al explains why it is so critical that this tool meets the stringent requirements of the IEEE P370 specification (which he helped develop). USPAE Launches $42M DoD Consortium E e I-Connect007 editorial team recently interviewed Chris Peters, Kevin Sweeney and Shane Whiteside, members of the U.S. Partnership for Assured Electronics, about the award the association received from the Department of Defense to create the Defense Electronics Consortium. In this conversation, they discuss the objectives of the consortium, which was created to help the government identify and address potential risks in the elec- tronics industry. IPC Applauds U.S. Defense Department for Establishing New Defense Electronics Consortium E IPC, the global association of electronics man- ufacturers, is applauding the U.S. Depart- ment of Defense (DoD) for establishing a new Defense Electronics Consortium (DEC).

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