TMS Tactical/Airborne SATCOM Systems

Source: Teledyne Microwave Solutions

The Ka SOTM Trio:  SSPA, LNB & Switchable BUC for the Gold Standard in SOTM

Teledyne Microwave Solutions (TMS) offers a wide range of RF modules specifically designed to meet demanding small size, weight, power and cost (SWaP-C) applications in the Land, Air and Marine markets. Using unique chip and wire capabilities TMS offers extremely rugged and reliable products suitable for the most demanding platforms.

Products specific to the Tactical & Airborne satcom systems include a wide range of small, light Solid State Power Amplifiers (SSPAs), Block Up Converters (BUCs), Low Noise Blocks (LNB's) and Low Noise Amplifiers (LNAs) suitable for Military, Ground, Airborned and Marine Applications.

Solid State Power Amplifiers (SSPAs) Features:

  • Ka-Band ITAR-FREE
  • Operates over 29 to 31 GHz
  • Electronic Gain Control
  • Internal Built in Test Alarm

Block Up Converters (BUCs) Features:

  • Ka-Band ITAR-FREE
  • Operates over a single or dual output frequency range
  • Output Frequency Range (Switchable) from 29 to 31 GHz
  • Input Power up to 5 dBm

Low Noise Blocks (LNB's) Features:

  • Ka-Band ITAR-FREE
  • Supports both 10 MHz and 50 MHz Ref
  • Internal Low G-Sensitivity Ref Options
  • Operates over 19.2 to 21.2 GHz

Low Noise Amplifiers (LNAs) Features:

  • Ka-Band
  • Operating Frequency Range from 19.2 to 21.2 GHz
  • Operating Temperature Range from -54 to +95 degrees Celsius
  • Noise figure at 1.3 dBm

For more specifications, features and pictures on these Tactical & Airborne SATCOM systems, download the corresponding datasheets.