Shooting the Bird

Keggler, Johnny; Jameson, Hugh
October 2011
Armada International;Oct/Nov2011, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p38
The article features some state-of-the-art satellite communication systems used in combat operations. Modern satellite communication systems are increasingly being provided in the higher capacity EHF Ka-band although the real drivers in frequency usage are availability and capacity. The article describes these features in various satellite communication platforms including the Wideband global Satcom, Soldier Network Extensions and Broadcast Global Area Networks.


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