Accession Number : ADA194002

Title :   44/20 GHz Ground Terminal.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : COMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH CENTRE OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : McEwen, A H

PDF Url : ADA194002

Report Date : Aug 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 64

Abstract : The design and construction of an EHF SATCOM terminal to transmit in the mobile satellite (43.5 - 45.5) GHz band and receive in the fixed satellite space to earth (20.2 - 21.2) GHz band is described. Characterization plots for individual RF system components and test results of the complete terminal operating over a 16 km repeater range are shown. Keywords: Spread spectrum, Digital satellite communications, EHF satellites, Frequency hopping, and Experimental satcom.

Descriptors :   *DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS, *SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS, *SPREAD SPECTRUM, ARTIFICIAL SATELLITES, EXTREMELY HIGH FREQUENCY, MOBILE, RADIOFREQUENCY, CANADA

Subject Categories : Command, Control and Communications Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE