Accession Number : ADD018459

Title :   Standardized Modular Antenna System.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application, Filed 14 Apr 97,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Saleem, David J

PDF Url : ADD018459

Report Date : 14 Apr 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : For use in a submarine, an easily reconfigurable mast antenna system disposed within an RF transparent radome is disclosed where modularly, interchangeably designed antenna of the system are detachably attached to each other via an electronic interface connector and to a carrier backbone. RF, DC and fiber optic cables transmit signals to antennas operating in the range of 5 kHz to 18 GHz.

Descriptors :   *ANTENNA MASTS, *SUBMARINE ANTENNAS, PATENT APPLICATIONS, INTEROPERABILITY, MODULAR CONSTRUCTION, TRANSPARENCE, FIBER OPTICS TRANSMISSION LINES, RADOMES, DIRECT CURRENT, UNDERWATER COMMUNICATIONS

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Submarine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE