02 Sep Maxtena Announces, Iridium™ Certified, SATFleet™ Dual Mode GNSS/Iridium Satellite Antenna at CTIA Super Mobility Week
Rockville, Maryland, USA – Maxtena Inc., the recognized global leader in developing and producing innovative wireless antenna solutions, today announced availability of its Iridium™ certified, SATFleet™ Dual Mode Active GNSS/Iridium Satellite Antenna designed for heavy machinery and fleet tracking satellite M2M applications.
This antenna is a durable IP67/68 and UV stable sealed antenna incorporating Maxtena’s patented Helicore™ Quadrifilar antenna technology and an active GNSS patch antenna element, for Geo-location applications that utilize; GPS, Glonass and/or Beidou, in one robust package. Cable type, length and connector styles can be tailored to customer requirements, but come standard with a RG 174 cable, 508 mm length, and SMA plug.
Maxtena’s Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing Norm Smith stated, “SATFleet™ is a smart choice for users of heavy machinery and fleet tracking applications looking for an Iridium certified high performance dual mode GNSS/Iridium antenna. SATfleet’s™ Iridium antenna element exhibits ground plane independent industry leading axial ratio performance for superior quality M2M Data and Voice connectivity compared to patch Iridium antennas. Maxtena’s Helicore™ antenna element delivers RF gain patterns and a pure RHCP polarization performance making it ideal for Iridium Satellite’s Low-Earth-Orbit (LEO) angles of elevation which pleases those engineers concerned about their link-budget calculations”.
Maxtena is exhibiting this latest, exciting addition to their Satellite M2M portfolio along with other new product launches, at booth #6121, M2M Zone of CTIA 2014 Super Mobility Week, Sands Expo Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Founded in 2006, Maxtena has rapidly become the recognized global leader in developing and producing innovative wireless solutions. We are engaged in designing, manufacturing and marketing a comprehensive range of embedded, external and custom antenna solutions for GNSS (GPS, GLONASS, COMPASS, Galileo, Beidou), Iridium, Inmarsat and Thuraya Satellites and Terrestrial M2M, MSS and 4G LTE applications.
For more information on Maxtena, visit www.maxtena.com.