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INVESTINGATION ON A FIBER OPTIC COMMUNICATIONS LINK FOR USE WITH A EXPENDABLE…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Navy
Award ID:
152
Program Year/Program:
1984 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
152
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Sippican, Inc.
7 Barnabas Road Marion, MA 02738
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1984
Title: INVESTINGATION ON A FIBER OPTIC COMMUNICATIONS LINK FOR USE WITH A EXPENDABLE TWO-WAY COMMUTICATION BUOY
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $415,416.00
 

Abstract:

A CONTINUING REQUIREMENT EXISTS FOR REAL-TIME COMMUNICATIONS BETWEEN A SUBMERGED ATTACK SUBMARINE AND BATTLE GROUP COMMANDER. NONE OF THE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS PRESENTLY AVAILABLE SATISFY THE REQUIREMENT COMPELETELY FOR SECURE, REAL-TIME, TWO-WAY COMMUNICATIONS AT HIGH SPEEDS AND DEEP DEPTHS. THE EXISTING TOW-WAY EXPENDABLE COMMUNICATIONS BUDY IS BANDWIDTH AND ENDURANCE LIMITED BECAUSE OF THE WIRE LINK USED IN ITS CONSTRUCTION. THIS PROPOSAL WILL STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF SUBSITIUTING AN UNCABLED OPTICAL FIBER LINK FOR A WIRE LINK IN AN EXPENDABLE BUOY. INCLUDED WILL BE AN EVALUATION OF MECHANCIAL RISKS FOR 4,5,AND 6 INCH DIAMETER PAYLOADS, FIBER OPTIC SYSTEM COMPONENTS, OPERATIONAL PARAMETERS AND INTERFACE REQUIREMENTS.

Principal Investigator:


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Business Contact:

Richard W. Lancaster
6177481160
Small Business Information at Submission:

Sippican Ocean Systems Inc.
Seven Barnabas Road Marion, MA 02738

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No