Cobham SATCOM unveils AVIATOR UAV 200

2016-05-16T10:42:35-04:00May 16th, 2016|Microwave Journal|

Cobham SATCOM claims to have developed the world's smallest and lightest Inmarsat UAV satcom solution – the 1.45 kg AVIATOR UAV 200 – which integrates all components into one compact lightweight unit.

Richardson RFPD announces live demos of new DFE and SDR solutions at IMS2016

2016-05-13T14:17:44-04:00May 13th, 2016|Microwave Journal|

Richardson RFPD has collaborated with Analog Devices (ADI) and New Edge Signal Solutions to develop digital front-end (DFE) radio solutions, including new wideband (6 to 24 GHz) SiGe up/down converters (ADRF6780, ADRF6880) and transceivers. The ADRF6780 and ADRF6880 enable simpler system architecture, especially for customers seeking to cover multiple bands from 6 to 24 GHz, by replacing narrow-band devices, using fewer components, offering higher system reliability, and using less board space.

Skyworks names Liam K. Griffin as CEO; David J. Aldrich to become executive chairman

2016-11-29T16:26:26-04:00May 13th, 2016|Microwave Journal|

Skyworks Solutions Inc., an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors connecting people, places and things, today announced that its board of directors has appointed Liam K. Griffin as chief executive officer. Mr. Griffin was also elected to the board of directors of Skyworks effective May 11, 2016. David J. Aldrich, Skyworks' chief executive officer since 2000, will assume the newly established role of executive chairman and, in that position, will continue to serve as the chairman of Skyworks' board of directors.

See TMD’s latest solid-state and TWT-based MPMs, plus daily live demos at IMS2016

2016-11-29T16:26:26-04:00May 13th, 2016|Microwave Journal|

TMD Technologies Ltd. (TMD) will once again be featuring its latest microwave products at the International Microwave Symposium, May 24-26 in San Francisco, Calif. At Booth 1849 will be showcased TMD’s PTS6900 solid state MPM and latest PTXM Series high power density TWT based ultra compact MPMs, plusits new range of PTX8807 Ka-Band TWT based compact MPMs – as well as Ku- Band fast warm ring loop TWTs.

Comtech receives $7M to upgrade international troposcatter radio system

2016-05-13T14:17:44-04:00May 13th, 2016|Microwave Journal|

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. announced that during its fourth quarter of fiscal 2016, its subsidiary, Comtech Systems Inc., received an order from a foreign prime contractor for approximately $7 million to design and install a number of fixed troposcatter terminals. The systems will be used by a foreign military end-customer for communications between off-shore islands.