Ku band

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Ku band

[′kyü ‚band or ¦kā¦yü ‚band]
(communications)
A band of frequencies extending from 15.35 to 17.25 gigahertz, corresponding to wavelengths of 1.95 to 1.74 centimeters.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Speedcast International Limited (ASX: SDA), the world's most trusted provider of remote communications and IT solutions, has announced that Speedcast would deliver Ku-band VSAT services for an additional six vessels in the Goodwood fleet, as well as providing voice services and enterprise applications with the industry-leading SIGMA Gateway platform, the company said.
This advanced, MIL-STD qualified terminal initially features a high gain 87cm (34") hybrid Ku-band antenna, with a Ka-band configuration in development.
San Dimas, CA, April 06, 2019 --(PR.com)-- Wavestream, a world leader in the design and manufacture of next generation high-power solid-state amplifiers, announced today an innovative high reliability 60W Ku-band GaN Block Upconverter (BUC) that meets the stringent military and environmental market requirements.
The 2,535-kg GSAT-31 would augment the Ku-band transponder capacity in geostationary orbit.
Kratos Defense announced that it has received $3M in contract awards for design and build of two Ku-Band earth stations for a certain customer.
This all-electric satellite, which has both C-band and Ku-band wide-beam coverage and Ku-band high throughput spot beam coverage, is SES' second hybrid satellite to serve the Americas, with the first being SES-15.
SES-14 will be positioned at 47.5 degrees West to serve Latin America, the Caribbean, North America and the North Atlantic region with C- and Ku-band wide beam coverage and Ku-band high throughput spot beam coverage.
AsiaSat 9 has new Ku-band beams, including the "world's first" Ku-band Myanmar beam; dedicated Indonesia and Mongolia beams; two enhanced Ku-band beams serving Australasia and East Asia; and an Asia-Pacific-wide C-band footprint.
MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates (MDA) has received an Authorization To Proceed from The Boeing Company for the provision of three Ku-Band communication subsystems that will replace aging Ku-Band communication subsystems.
Covering: Growth prospects and market forecast of the global maritime VSAT services market and a segmentation analysis by technology (HTS, L-band, KU-band, and C-band), and by number of terminals (Ka-band, c-band, and Ku-band).
WORLDWIDE COMPUTER PRODUCTS NEWS-May 19, 2015-ViaSat is now the sole source Ku-band equipment supplier for Gulfstream's large cabin business jets