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SatService GmbH www.satservicegmbh.de

"13m antenna C/Ku-Band Feedsystem"

/ Date of “Factory Acceptance Test” 16.08.2018

 

/ Dual Band Feed network covering extended C- and Ku- Band, 4 port RX only including new corrugated feedhorn

 

/ C-Band: 3:4 GHz to 4.8 GHz both circular and linear polarization, switchover via electro motor drive, no waveguide switches necessary,

 

/ Ku Band: Rx 10.7 GHz to 12.75 GHz linear polarization

 

/ Designed and manufactured for the upgrade of an 13.1m Cassegrain antenna supplied originally by Vertex/RSI

CASTOR Networks www.castornetworks.com

"Lab-verification frequency expansion C-Band Tx-Rx"

/ Verification done in ESA-ms laboratory

 

/ Decision for further steps based on the ESA-ms protocol.

SES Engineering www.ses.com

"Study on an alternative gateway station concept"

/ Date of “delivery” 26.07.2018

 

/ Strictly confidential

SatService GmbH www.satservicegmbh.de

"11m antenna C/Ku-Band Feedsystem"

/ Date of “Factory Acceptance Test” 21.06.2018

 

/ Ground Station Antenna Feed System

 

/ Dual Band Feed network: C / Ku Band, 4 port RX only, with integrated feeder-horn

 

/ C-Band: 3:4 GHz to 4.2 GHz circular/linear switchable by electro motor drive

 

/ Ku Band: Rx 10.7 GHz to 12.75 GHz linear

 

/ Designed and manufactured for the upgrade of an 11m Cassegrain antenna supplied originally by Vertex/RSI

Global Eagle - Raisting www.globaleagle.com

"Lab-verification frequency range upgrade C-Band Tx/Rx"

/ Date of “Delivery” 17.04.2018

 

/ Verification done in ESA-ms laboratory

 

/ Decision for further steps based on the ESA-ms protocol

HILTRON Communications GmbH www.hiltron.de

"Feed System X / Ka-Band Rx only for 3.7m ASC antenna"

/ Date of “Factory Acceptance Test”: 16.01.2018

 

/ Frequency range X-Band: 7,25 – 7,75 GHz – Circular polarization

 

/ Frequency range Ka-Band: 18,2 – 22 GHz – Circular polarization

CytaGlobal www.cytaglobal.com

"Upgrade Feed system for use at 4.501 GHz"

/ Date of “Site Acceptance Test”: 20.11.2017

 

/ Upgrade of existing Feed System for a 15.5m C-Band antenna by extending the Rx Frequency Band up to 4.501 GHz

MT Mechatronics GmbH www.mt-mechatronics.com

"Antenna Feed System SARah S / Ka-Band"

/ Feed-System designed and manufactured for a 7.3m RingFocus Antenna (RFA)

 

/ S-Band Rx

 

/ Ka-Band Rx

HILTRON Communications GmbH www.hiltron.de

"Feed System for a C /Ku-Band 4.9m ASC Signal antenna"

/ Date of “Factory Acceptance Test”: 18.08.2017

 

/ Integration and Pre-Alignment of a double-band feed (Rx) C / Ku-Band

Intelsat www.intelsat.com

"Integration & Test services RF systems equipment"

/ Date of “Site Acceptance Test” 30.05.2017

 

/ Installation, Integration and Testing of the RF equipment for different satellite ground stations at Intelsat´s teleport of Fuchsstadt / Germany

 

3 antennas:

 

/ 16.4 m C-Band antenna (FUS-C14)

/ 9.3 m Ku-Band antenna (FUS-K09)

/ 9m Ku-Band antenna (FUS-K48)

MT Mechatronics GmbH www.mt-mechatronics.com

"Feed system S/Ka-Band 6.4m antenna"

/ Design, Manufacturing, Test, Workshop assembly, Transport & Site Installation of a Feed System

 

/ S – Ka / Band Rx for a 6.4m Full Motion antenna

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Road Map

ESA Microwave Solutions Roadmap Multi-feed, RX-only_2

  • ready for contract
  • product definition
  • candidate
2017
2018 2019
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C/Ku-Band
Multiband
Feed

RX-only,

for 4.9m

VERTEX

Antenna

 

X/Ka-Band
Multiband
Feed

RX-only,

for 3.7.m

ASC-Signal

Antenna

 

S/Ka-Band
Multiband
Feed

RX-only 7.3m Antenna

Ka_Band Rx = 25.5 – 27 GHz

S-Band Rx = 2.2 – 2.3 GHz

Tx = 2.025 – 2.120 GHz

 

Ku/Ka-Band
4-port-Multiband
Feed

Frequency Band RX

Ku-Band: 10,70 – 12,75 GHz

Ka-Band: 17,7 – 21,2 GHz

Polarization

Ku-Band: H/V

Ka-Band: switchable CP/LP

Antenna

GD-Satcom 6,3m-Ringfocus

 

ESA Microwave Solutions Roadmap Multi-feed, RX-only_1

  • ready for contract
  • product definition
  • candidate
2017
2018 2019
Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4

Tri-Band
C/X/Ku
RX-only

Frequency Band

3.4-4,2/7,25-7,75/

10,7-12,75 GHz

Polarization

C-band: LHCP/RHCP

X-band: LHCP/RHCP

Ku-band: H/V

Antenna

VERTEX 9m-Ringfocus

 

RX-only C/Ku-Band
”simple feed” for
reflectors < 5m,Offset/
Prime Focus
as refurbishment kit
mid range price segment

Frequency Band

3.4-4,2/10,7-12,75 GHz

Polarization

C-band: LHCP/RHCP

Ku-band: H/V

Antenna

ASC-signal, 4.5 m,/Laminas 3.8m

24V Motor and Inkremental-Sensor for Fine Polarization Adjustment

 

ESA Microwave Solutions Roadmap Multi-feed TX/RX

  • ready for contract
  • product definition
  • candidate
2017
2018 2019
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8-port C/Ku-Band
Feed, Option
Monopulse

C/Ku-Dual Band Feed TX/RX

full duplex

C-Band-RX 3.400-4.800 GHz

C-Band-TX 5.850-6.725 GHz

Ku-Band RX 10,7-12,75 GHz

Ku-Band TX 13,5-14,50 GHz

 

8-port Ku/Ka
Feed, Option
Monopulse

Ku/Ka-Dual Band Feed TX/RX

full duplex

Ku-Band RX 10,7-12,75 GHz

Ku-Band TX 13,5-14,50 GHz

Ka-Band RX 17,7-22,0 GHz

Ku-Band TX 27,0-31,0 GHz

 

ESA Microwave Solutions Roadmap Component Portfolio

  • ready for contract
  • product definition
  • candidate
2017
2018 2019
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Radarfilter

Available from
3.4 to 4.2 GHz,
can be customized

 

OMT-Ku-Band
Septum

Compact OMT for RX-band
with competetive
performance parameters

 

OMT-Ku-Band
wideband with
monopulse

Wideband OMT covering
TX and RX- band

 

C/Ku-Band
Polarizer

Circular WG polarizer
with 54mm inner diameter

 

X/Ka-Band
Polarizer

Compact footprint, high
performance device

 

Ku/DBS-Diplexer
with OMT

4-port Diplexer for TX/RX
linear,Ku 10.7-12.75GHz,
DBS 17.3 – 18.4 GHz

 

ESA Microwave Solutions Roadmap Service Portfolio

  • ready for contract
  • product definition
  • candidate
2017
2018 2019
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Antenna-
Refurbish
Feed Replacement

Replace
existing mono-band
feed to a dual-band
feed

 

Antenna-
Refurbish
Frequency-
Expansion

Analysis and study if existing
feed HW fullfils frequency
expansion requirements

 

Project management
for new Antenna
Installation

Main contractor and
project management for new
antenna infrastructure

 

Project management
Updating and
Alignment of
Existing antennas

Main contractor and
project management for
updating active and
passive hardware