Accession Number : ADD014441

Title :   Broadband In-Line Amplifier for Submarine Antennas.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 2 Apr 87, patented 26 Jul 88,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Pease, Brian L ; Phillips, Raymond J ; Susi, Anthony R

Report Date : 26 Jul 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A towable broadband submarine antenna system for deployment in the ocean during operation comprises an antenna element including a metallic termination tip and a length of single conductor buoyant cable. A broadband amplifier connects to the antenna element and provides separate paths for the VLF/LF and the HF/VHF signals with amplification provided only to the HF/VHF signals. The signal from the broadband amplifier is further transmitted on a coaxial cable. Patents. (rh)

Descriptors :   *SUBMARINE ANTENNAS, AMPLIFIERS, ANTENNA COMPONENTS, BROADBAND, COAXIAL CABLES, OCEANS, PATENTS, VERY LOW FREQUENCY

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE