GPS Tag

AUVSI Xponential 2017
27 Apr

Maxtena at XPONENTIAL in Booth 832

Maxtena will be exhibiting at AUVSI's XPONENTIAL in booth 832 in only a few weeks! We're excited to share our Helicore® Technology with our XPONENTIAL friends and customers where you will have the chance to speak directly to our representatives about features of our Helicore Products.
AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2016
12 Apr

Maxtena at XPONENTIAL in Booth 774

Maxtena will be exhibiting at AUVSI's XPONENTIAL in booth 774 in only a few weeks! We're excited to share our Helicore® Technology with our XPONENTIAL friends and customers where you will have the chance to speak directly to our representatives about features of our Helicore Products. Fill out our form below to get a free pass to the exhibit hall!
05 Aug

Maxtena at CTIA15

We're going to CTIA15: As an exhibitor at CTIA Super Mobility 2015, our fearless leaders will be available in person for networking opportunities and to answer any questions visitors may have about our innovative antenna technology.
29 Jan

Maxtena Announces All-New L1 L2 GPS GLONASS Active Antenna

M1227HCT-A2-SMA (p/n: 100-00004-02) 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.
24 Feb

Maxtena joins forces with EFO Ltd. in Russia

EFO Ltd logoFebruary 14, 2014 – Rockville, MD ­– EFO Ltd, has announced an international agreement to sell antenna products from Maxtena, Inc., a top developer and producer for innovative wireless solutions, including GNSS, M2M and MSS helix and microstrip embedded and external antennas. Maxtena also designs and manufactures combo and LTE antenna solutions. Through the deal EFO Ltd, a leading distributor of electronic components in the Russian market, will provide design engineers and buyers with finished helix, microstrip, combo and LTE antenna solutions to customers in Russia. EFO Ltd has agreed to sell a number of Maxtena products including helix antennas (GPS L1/L2, GLONASS, Iridium), microstrip antennas (GPS, GLONASS, Globalstar, Iridium), microstrip antenna-tuning kits (GPS) and combo antennas (Iridium, GPS). These products are ideally suited for portable wireless applications including satellite phones, soldier worn communications gear, hand-held navigation, asset tracking, recreational devices, industrial equipment, and for fleet/telematics tracking. Tatiana Krivchenko, Head of Wireless Solutions Department at EFO Ltd, said, “We see that Maxtena designs and manufactures antenna solutions in a professional way and also provides consulting service. It is very important for our customers that Maxtena offers a comprehensive range of antennas that support GLONASS technology as well.”
19 Dec

Maxtena set to release upgraded Iridium and Iridium/GPS helix antennas

Maxtena will discontinue the M1600HCT-SMA and M1621HCT-SMA antennas and replace them with upgraded versions. Both products have reached its end of life (EOL) and will no longer be available for purchase. The M1600HCT-P-SMA antenna has replaced the M1600HCT-SMA. The M1621HCT-P-SMA antenna has replaced the M1621HCT-SMA. The replacement antennas feature a new mechanical design, while still maintaining the same high performance electrical specifications as the previous parts.
14 Nov

Maxtena to release an upgraded dual L1 GPS/GLONASS antenna

M1516HCT-P-SMA AntennaMaxtena will begin shipping in the end of Q4 of this year a new and improved dual L1 GPS/GLONASS passive antenna. The M1516HCT-P-SMA antenna will replace Maxtena's existing M1516HCT-SMA antenna. The M1516HCT-P-SMA is a dual band, high performance antenna designed for both GPS and GLONASS, and built on proprietary HeliCore® technology. This technology provides exceptional pattern control, polarization purity and high efficiency in a very compact form factor. The M1516HCT-P-SMA is a screw-on design, featuring an integrated SMA connector. The antenna has been mechanically upgraded. The first of the new upgrades is the black radome. The new radome is a straight design, which is a move away from the previous two tier radome. The new antenna is rated IP-67 when mounted for  additional protection.
13 May

Maxtena develops combo helical/UHF antenna for simultaneous satellite access

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Maxtena has developed a high performance multi-band antenna that combines proprietary Helicore® technology with a monopole-type UHF antenna in a single form factor. The DualMax-Helical/UHF combines two antennas with a custom cable and connector. The helical element can be tuned for the GPS/GLONASS bands, Iridium network or Globalstar network. The helical element is integrated with a monopole-type UHF antenna providing a frequency range between 300 MHz and 800 Mhz. The multi-band antenna combo is an ideal solution for applications requiring simultaneous access to different satellite systems for emergency communication; two examples are Iridium and COSPAS-SARSAT or Globalstar and COSPAS-SARSAT.