September 18, 2017 – Mission Microwave Adds New VP Sales & Marketing

Mission Microwave Technologies, Inc. (missionmicrowave.com), a manufacturer of compact, highly efficient Solid State Power Amplifiers and Block Upconverters, announced today that it is expanding its executive team with the appointment of Steve Richeson as VP Sales and Marketing. Full details here.

 

April 13, 2017 – Mission Microwave announces settlement of arbitration

Mission Microwave announced today that it has reached an agreement to settle an arbitration brought by Gilat Satellite Networks and its subsidiary Wavestream Corporation.  All claims among the parties have been resolved without attribution of fault to any party. Full details here.

 

July 26, 2016 – Mission Microwave selected by U.S. Air Force to develop high-efficiency Ka-Band SSPAs in Phase II SBIR Contract

Mission Microwave announces that they have been selected through the U.S. Air Force SBIR Program for a Phase II contract to develop highly efficient and linear highpower Ka-Band Solid State Power Amplifiers (SSPAs). The award is under SBIR program topic (AF151-150) for “Ka-Band Efficient, Linear Power Amplifiers for SATCOM Ground Terminals,” and aims to deliver greater than 70W of linear RF power over 30-31 GHz, with efficiencies in excess of 35%. Full details here.

 

March 2, 2016 – Mission Microwave debuts new Titan 200W Ku-Band BUC at Satellite 2016

Mission Microwave announces that their new 200W Ku-Band Titan BUC will be on display at Satellite 2016, booth 130, March 7-10.  The new Titan Ku-Band BUC measures only 15.25” x 7” x 7”, weighs only 18 lbs., and has the highest efficiency of any 200W Ku-Band Solid-State Power Amplifier / BUC available.  Full details here.

September 28, 2015 – Mission Microwave BUCs Featured in Report “5 Areas Impacting the FUTURE OF SATCOM” 

Mission Microwave’s Solid State Power Amplifiers are discussed in the September Issue of Microwaves and RF Magazine’s special report “5 Areas Impacting the FUTURE OF SATCOM.  Full article here.

 

September 10, 2015 – Mission Microwave’s new Ku- and Ka-Band Block Upconverters on Display at IBC 2015, Amsterdam

Mission Microwave announces that their Ku-Band and Ka-Band Solid State Power Amplifier BUCs will be on display at IBC, September 11-15, 2015, at RAI Amsterdam. Mission’s new 25-W Ka-Band Stinger BUC will be featured with Sematron Ltd at Stand 1.A78, along with Mission’s 55W Ku-Band Stinger and 100W Ku-Band Javelin BUCs. Additionally, Mission Microwave’s 100W Ku-Band Javelin BUCs have been integrated onto C-COM Satellite Systems’ new iNetVu 1501 Carbon Fibre SNG antenna, to be unveiled at Stand 4.C53. For more details, please see full press release here.

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** See video of Mission Microwave BUCs on the iNetVu1501 antenna here (1:43)**

 

September 7, 2015 – Mission Microwave Introduces Ultra-Compact 25W Ka-Band Block Upconverters

Mission Microwave announces that they have released a compact Ka-Band 25W Block Upconverter to support mobile military and commercial satellite communications. The unit measures only 9” x 3.5” x 3.5” and weighs only 4.5 lbs, representing a 50% reduction over competing units. For more details, please see full press release here.

 

September 2, 2015 – Mission Microwave Awarded High-Power Ka-Band SSPA Development Contract, Air Force SBIR Program

Mission Microwave announces that they have been selected through the U.S. Air Force SBIR Program for a Phase I contract to develop highly efficient and linear high-power Ka-Band Solid-State Amplifiers (SSPA’s). The programs aims to develop SSPA’s with greater than 70W of linear RF power over 30-31 GHz and efficiencies in excess of 35%.  For more details, please see full press release here.