ka-band

ka-band

A radar operating in the frequency range of 18 to 27 GHz. This is an old designation, and, along with the old K-band (12–18 GHz), the new designation is K-band (20–40 GHz).
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Wavestream offers industry-leading Ka-band, X-band, C-band, and Ku-band SSPAs and BUCs for satellite communications.
An Australia-based satellite communications company, NewSat, says demand for Ka-band satellite capacity would keep on increasing.
The Harris AN/WSC-6E(V)9 "Ka-ready" terminals currently installed throughout the fleet can now be upgraded from C-/X-band to include the Ka-band communications capabilities through pier-side installation of a Ka-band electronics kit.
L-3 TRL, AVANTI offers High-Speed Ka-Band facilitiesand Avanti Communications working jointly for offering secure, high-speed Ka-Band satellite services to government and military agencies that utilizes L-3 TRL s CATAPAN encryption devices for direct high-speed connectivity.
24 /PRNewswire/ -- Satellite entertainment and communications innovator Intellian Technologies(R) has unveiled yet another first for the marine industry and the boating public -- the only marine satellite TV systems able to receive High Definition (HD) programming broadcast from DIRECTV's new Ka-band satellites.
The iNetVu Ka-98G mobile is the solitary officially approved vehicle mount auto-polarization antenna that is able to work on Avanti s HYLAS 1 and HYLAS 2 Ka-band satellites.
Harris completed over-the-air Ka-band certification testing of its AN/WSC- 6 Tri-band shipboard SATCOM terminal using the first Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS) system satellite launched in October 2007.
Andrew will design and install two new Ka-band gateway earth stations at sites in Minnesota and Washington, and will add equipment to increase the capacity of WildBlue's existing network of gateway earth stations, which Andrew also developed and deployed, in the U.
The iNetVu Ka-98G mobile is the sole formally approved vehicle mount auto-polarisation antenna that can operate on Avanti's HYLAS 1 and HYLAS 2 Ka-band satellites.
28 /PRNewswire/ -- WildBlue Communications announced today that Arianespace has scheduled the launch of its Ka-band spot beam satellite, WildBlue-1, on an Ariane 5 vehicle in the fourth quarter of 2006 from the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana.
With the launch of a new generation of Ka-band satellite broadband services in North America, a strong performance by industry incumbent HNS' DIRECWAY service, and successful orbiting of the Thaicom-4/iPSTAR-1 satellite, 2005 may be remembered as the year that broadband satellite services turned a corner and began to deliver on a number of long-held promises.
Ka-band payload to meet the growing demand for high-bandwidth broadband communications by the maritime industry and includes spot beams over the North Sea, Norwegian Sea, Red Sea, Baltic Sea, the Persian Gulf, and the Mediterranean.