TECOM Industries, Inc., part of Smiths Interconnect, is a leader in innovative design and manufacturing of high performance antennas and antenna systems for aerospace, defense and commercial wireless applications. TECOM’s antenna systems meet challenging RF requirements in telemetry, electronic warfare and broadband communications in the most demanding and severe environments. As a key partner to customers, the TECOM team is adept at development and production of high volume antenna systems with excellent quality, reliability and on-time delivery. TECOM is headquartered in Thousand Oaks, CA.
THOUSAND OAKS, CA (November 17, 2010) --- TECOM Industries, Inc. announced the expansion of the Ku Band SATCOM Antenna System product line, with the addition of the KuStream™ 1500 for commercial, military and other fast-moving aircraft. The KuStream 1500 is the industry’s first low profile, aerodynamic antenna system designed to support high communication data rates for transmit and receive for military Ku band communications.
KuStream 1500 was recently selected by ViaSat (NASDAQ:VSAT) for integration into a communication system onboard a Boeing C-17 aircraft. ViaSat is providing the system to The United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM)as part of their YONDER™ broadband data service.
The KuStream 1500 is a complete antenna system that includes satellite antenna assembly (SAA), antenna control unit (ACU), and a 40Watt high power transceiver (HPA).
“Our military customers were looking for a Commercial Off-the-Shelf (COTS) product with a high level of maturity. TECOM’s KuStream antenna was the ideal solution for this requirement,” stated Arsen Melconian, President of TECOM.
For more information, contact Mr. Freddy Daniel, Sr. Marketing Manager at (805) 267-0120.