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BOULDER, CO 80301-3341
United States



# of Employees: 128

Ownership Information

HUBZone Owned: No

Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: No

Woman Owned: No

Success Stories

  1. SBIR-STTR-Success: First RF Corporation

    Although having enjoyed monumental success in the area of commercializing indemand antenna technologies for the U.S. Army, First RF Corporation continues to turn to the Department of Defense (DOD) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program in order to turn ideas into reality. Current work...

Award Charts

Award Listing

  1. High Gain Ka-Band Data Link Antennas with Wide-Field-of-Regard (WFOR)

    Amount: $749,945.00

    ABSTRACT: As airborne sensors become more prolific and sophisticated, the amount of data they produce overwhelms the current ability to offload that data based on the meager performance of ground sta ...

    SBIRPhase II2013Department of Defense Air Force
  2. High Gain Common Data Link (CDL) Antennas for Networking UAV Nodes

    Amount: $79,966.00

    In this Phase I effort, FIRST RF will develop and evaluate concepts enabling highly directive multi-beam TCDL communications using phased arrays integrated on the Fire Scout UAV platform. Phased array ...

    SBIRPhase I2013Department of Defense Navy
  3. Low Size Weight and Power (SWaP) wideband Digital Receiver Exciters (DREX) technologies for Radar and Communication Systems

    Amount: $79,981.00

    FIRST RF will develop a low SWaP DREX system approach that will include a wideband, multichannel frequency conversion capability. Requirements and design viability for a flexible multi-mission system ...

    SBIRPhase I2013Department of Defense Navy
  4. Joint Aerial Layer Network High Capacity Backbone Antennas

    Amount: $749,805.00

    ABSTRACT: In order to provide modular, scalable, and flexible operational capabilities for future Joint Aerial Layer Networks, FIRST RF proposes developing a small, lightweight, robust, multi-band an ...

    SBIRPhase II2013Department of Defense Air Force
  5. Conformal Antenna Technology for Improved Signal Intelligence (SIGINT)

    Amount: $149,982.00

    ABSTRACT: As the need for new airborne RF sensing capability grows, Air Force warfighters are increasingly interested in employing conformal antennas to their aircraft. Because conformal antennas min ...

    SBIRPhase I2013Department of Defense Air Force
  6. Militarized Airborne Very Low Frequency (VLF) Receive Antenna

    Amount: $149,973.00

    ABSTRACT: For decades, very low frequency (VLF) links have been an important part of Air Force"s worldwide logistics infrastructure and response-coordination capability. With an increasingly-global p ...

    SBIRPhase I2013Department of Defense Air Force
  7. Low-power-cost-weight, rapidly-Installable, Medium-Range Interplane Communications Capability (LIMRICC)

    Amount: $149,983.00

    ABSTRACT: The current lack of a simple, low-cost, and high bandwidth communication system on C2ISR (Command and Control, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance) aircraft prevents the Air Force ...

    SBIRPhase I2013Department of Defense Air Force
  8. Dual-band low-profile antennas for intra-flight communication and data links

    Amount: $149,946.00

    ABSTRACT: High speed communication channels and tactical data links are becoming increasingly important for both military and commercial applications. The need for high speed inter-flight communicat ...

    SBIRPhase I2013Department of Defense Air Force
  9. Ground Based Sensor for measurement of V and W band satellite link propagation channel

    Amount: $149,992.00

    ABSTRACT: AFRL is poised to benefit from unlicensed 5 Ghz uplink and 5 Ghz downlink spectrum at V- and W-bands for SATCOM links for airborne ISR assets and the data products they generate, such as fu ...

    SBIRPhase I2013Department of Defense Air Force
  10. V/W Band Airborne Receive Antenna

    Amount: $149,967.00

    ABSTRACT: As intelligence and sensor systems become more complex, the amount of data being transferred increases. Naturally, this calls for a higher bandwidth communication backbone in the field. T ...

    SBIRPhase I2013Department of Defense Air Force
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