Innovative 50W Ka-band GaN BUCs chosen for long-term sustainment of thousands of mobile Satellite Transportable Terminals (STTs) in the field
San Dimas, California, August 1, 2019 – Wavestream, a world leader in the design and manufacture of next-generation high-power solid-state amplifiers, announced today receiving orders for over $7 million for the US Army’s WIN-T (Warfighter Information Network-Tactical) program.
WIN-T was established to provide anytime, anywhere connectivity via the US DoD’s WGS satellite network. Wavestream’s Solid State Amplifier (SSPA), ruggedized to withstand the harshest environments, enables the Satellite Transportable Terminals (SSTs) to deliver a “Communications-on-the-Halt” solution across diverse climates and conditions around the globe.
“We’ve deployed thousands of BUCs to US armed forces for more than a decade,” said Bob Huffman, Wavestream’s General Manager. “We take pride in supporting our troops, wherever they are, with field-proven, highly reliable telecommunications solutions.”
Wavestream is the industry leader in the design and manufacture of next generation satellite communications high power transceivers for In Flight Connectivity, Ground Mobility and Gateway markets. Since 2001, we provide system integrators with field-proven, high performance Ka, Ku and X band Solid State Power Amplifiers (SSPAs), Block Upconverters (BUCs), Block Down Converters and Transceivers. We design, manufacture and repair our products in-house and have delivered over 40,000 systems in the past 15 years. Wavestream products provide high quality and reliability under the harshest environmental conditions and we are currently certified to ISO 9001:2008 and AS9100D standards. For further details please visit www.wavestream.com
Joe Shilgalis, Vice President of Sales