USA flag logo/image

An Official Website of the United States Government

LIGHTWEIGHT BROADBAND SHIPBOARD HIGH FREQUENCY ANTENNA

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Navy
Award ID:
3696
Program Year/Program:
1987 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
3696
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
ASTRON WIRELESS TECHNOLIGIES, INC.
22560 Glenn Drive Suite 114 Sterling, VA 20164 4440
View profile »
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1987
Title: LIGHTWEIGHT BROADBAND SHIPBOARD HIGH FREQUENCY ANTENNA
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $425,000.00
 

Abstract:

A SERIES OF BROADBAND HF ANTENNA STRUCTURES WAS ANALYZED FOR POTENTIAL SHIPBOARD APPLICATIONS. INCLUDED WERE ALTSHULTER INSERTIONS, DIELECTRIC LOADING, MULTIPLE REACTIVE INSERTIONS, ACTIVE TRANSMIT ANTENNA, AND MULTIPLE TRANSMISSION LINES. OBJECTIVES INCLUDE 3 TO 1 MAXIMUM VSWR OVER THE 2 TO 30 MHZ BAND, OMNI-DIRECTIONAL, MEET SEVERE ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIFICATIONS, HIGH EFFICIENCY, AND OPERATE WITH 1 KILOWATT RF INPUT. A SIMILAR ANALYSES WAS MADE FOR A BROADBAND RECEIVING ANTENNA. SEVERAL ACTIVE DESIGNS WERE CONSIDERED INCLUDING SOLID STATE AND VACUUM TUBE VERSIONS.

Principal Investigator:

Joseph R Jahoda
7032411490

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Astron Corp.
929 W Broad St - Ste 249 Falls Church, VA 22046

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