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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. Dual-band low-profile antennas for intra-flight communication and data links

    Amount: $749,836.00

    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 II2014Department of Defense Air Force
  2. Light Weight High Gain High Data Rate Launch Vehicle Antenna

    Amount: $749,854.00

    ABSTRACT: The United States Air Force (USAF) has a need to upgrade communications systems on board Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicles (EELVs). Video monitoring of Launch Vehicles (LVs) during all st ...

    SBIRPhase II2014Department of Defense Air Force
  3. Low Cost, Low Profile Steerable SATCOM Antenna

    Amount: $124,956.00

    The small size of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) platforms along with the need to reduce drag to increase flight time creates a need for low-profile antennas. The oldest solution, a mechanically steer ...

    SBIRPhase I2014National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  4. Pseudo-Satellite Antenna for GPS Signal Rebroadcast

    Amount: $149,344.69

    Since the first NAVSTAR GPS satellite was launched over 35 years ago, GPS has grown into one of the most important and widespread technologies used by modern military systems. These modern systems rel ...

    SBIRPhase I2014Department of Defense Army
  5. Anti-Jam Antennas for GPS Pseudolites and Blue Force Electronic Attack (BFEA) Interference Sources

    Amount: $99,985.00

    The prevalence of radio frequency (RF) transmissions in the GPS frequency band has grown significantly in recent years. Typically, these interference sources transmit at much higher power levels and e ...

    SBIRPhase I2014Department of Defense Army
  6. Lightweight Communication Equipment for Interceptor Communications

    Amount: $99,960.00

    Based on years of experience and multiple successful production programs in missile and interceptor antenna technologies, FIRST RF will develop and demonstrate a very low size, weight and power antenn ...

    SBIRPhase I2013Department of Defense Missile Defense Agency
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
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