29 Jan Maxtena Announces All-New L1 L2 GPS GLONASS Active Antenna
Rockville, Maryland, USA – 01/29/2015 – Maxtena Inc., the recognized global leader in developing and producing innovative wireless antenna solutions, today announced the availability of an all-new L1 L2 GPS GLONASS Active helix antenna for GNSS satellite applications.
The new L1 L2 GPS GLONASS active antenna, product name M1227HCT-A2-SMA, will replace its predecessor the M1227HCT-A-SMA antenna which made its debut in 2010.
The new antenna has been mechanically upgraded and is packaged in a high quality; durable IP67/68 sealed radome housing and is terminated with a gold plated SMA connector for RF feed/input and DC bias/power typically powered from the applications’ GNSS RF module.
The M1227HCT-A2-SMA active helix design features Maxtena’s patented compact and light weight Helicore™ Quadrifilar antenna technology and a built in dual-stage-LNA and filtering, offering up to 30dB gain, for GNSS applications that utilize GLONASS and GPS, in one radome housing with a single 50 Ohm SMA connector.
Maxtena’s Director of Sales and Marketing Vanja Maric said, “Maxtena is delighted to be offering the smallest, most robust GPS/GLONASS L1/L2 antenna solution on the market. Due to the immensely small size of our helix antenna we are the perfect solution for applications across various markets such as UAV’s, GIS and Wearable GNSS.”
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.