Airborne AFT Compensation Module

Source: TRM Microwave

Airborne AFT Compensation Module
The CIM AFT is a microwave distribution network for the after looking antenna of a leading edge fighter aircraft. The three layer, stripline circuitry consists of 17 couplers and one 4-way power divider integrated into a small overall package size of 6.0 x 1.75 x 0.7 inches.

Interconnection is achieved via 17 GPO male blind mate connectors on one surface and 20 OSSP male connectors on the opposite surface. All RF connections and housing are hermetically sealed.

Typical Specifications:

  • Insertion Loss: < 1db="">
  • Isolation: >38dB
  • VSWR: <1.5:1>
  • Phase Stability: < 2°="" 3d="" vector="" (temperature,="" frequency="" &="" length)="">
  • Environmental: Fill Mil Spec. for Airborne EnvironmentBeamformers