The proposed system is a portable ground station used in S-Band, L-Band or C-Band for data reception and/or transmission with 19 dBi, 21 dBi or 23 dBi gain (S-Band).
Total weight is 45 Kg.
The station is mainly composed of the following parts :
- External two-axis auto tracking antenna with flat panel equipped with SCM tracking circuits, LNA and filters
- Electronic compass for automatic North reference (option)
- Antenna Control Unit (ACU)
- TCP/IP link between ACU (PC) and tracking antenna
- Tracking receiver (1 or 2 channels) integrated into the pedestal (option)
- High speed rotation : 60°/s (option)
- Acquisitions mode « Logbook »
- Video camera (option)