Southwest Antennas is active in developing new antenna technology for use in the growing unmanned systems market, with antennas designed to withstand the rigors of operating in remote and harsh environments on airborne, ground-based, or marine vehicle systems.

Some of the antenna products developed by Southwest Antenna for the unmanned market include:

 

Southwest Antennas omni-directional antenna and magnetic mounting kit on MUTT unmanned vehicle. Photo: Lance Cpl Samuel Brusseau

 

Omni and Directional Antennas for use with aerostat video, comm, and data systems

 

Panel antennas for communication with airborne vehicles

 

Southwest Antennas Products on UAV Tracking Pedestal

Southwest Antennas Directional Panel and Omni-Directional Bifilar antennas used on an Optimum Solutions Engineering automatic tracking pedestal for long-distance UAV communication

Unmanned Systems Market - UAV / UGV / Aerostats Suggested Products

Directional Antennas

Broadband Panel Antenna

1.625 - 2.5 GHz
12 dBi

SMA(f) RF Connector
Part # 1009-015

Broadband Panel Antenna

1.7 - 2.5 GHz
12 dBi

Type-N(f) RF Connector
Part # 1009-001

Broadband Panel Antenna

1.7 - 2.5 GHz
12 dBi

SMA(f) RF Connector
Part # 1009-002

Broadband Panel Antenna

1.7 - 2.5 GHz
12 dBi

Type-N(f) RF Connector
Part # 1055-010

Broadband Panel Antenna

1.7 - 2.5 GHz
12 dBi

Type-F(f) RF Connector
Part # 1055-003

Broadband Panel Antenna

4.4 - 5.9 GHz
15 dBi

Type-N(f) RF Connector
Part # 1055-034

Cylindrical Sector Antenna

2.025 - 2.070 GHz
12 dBi

Type-N(f) RF Connector
Part # 1034-005

Cylindrical Sector Antenna, 2.1 - 2.5 GHz, 12 dBi

Cylindrical Sector Antenna

2.1 - 2.5 GHz
12 dBi

TNC(m) RF Connector
Part # 1034-006

Cylindrical Sector Antenna

2.2 - 2.5 GHz
12 dBi

Type-N(m) RF Connector
Part # 1034-003

Cylindrical Sector Antenna

2.2 - 2.5 GHz
12 dBi

TNC(m) RF Connector
Part # 1034-002

Cylindrical Sector Antenna, 4.4 - 5.3 GHz, 12 dBi

Cylindrical Sector Antenna

4.4 - 5.3 GHz
12 dBi

TNC(m) RF Connector
Part # 1034-001

Single Element Panel Antenna

902 - 928 MHz
9 dBi

SMA(f) RF Connector
Part # 1050-003

Single Element Panel Antenna

902 - 928 MHz
9 dBi

TNC(f) RF Connector
Part # 1050-048

Omni Antennas

Dual-Band Omni Antenna

Half Wave Dipole
2.1 - 2.5 / 4.4 - 5.9 GHz
2.1 / 2.5 dBi
Integrated RF Coaxial Gooseneck

TNC(m) Non-Rotating RF Connector
Part # 1001-071

Omni Antenna, 4 Section Collinear, 2.2 - 2.5 GHz, 6 dBi, Sealed Spring Base

Omni Antenna

4 Section Collinear
2.2 - 2.5 GHz
6 dBi
Sealed Spring Base

Type-N(m) RF Connector
Part # 1085-157

Omni Antenna

5.180 - 5.825 GHz
2.5 dBi

TNC(m) RF Connector
Part # 1001-051

Omni Antenna, Full Wave Dipole, 4.4 - 5.9 GHz, 3.5 dBi Gain, Integrated RF Gooseneck

Omni Antenna

Full Wave Dipole
4.4 - 5.9 GHz
3.5 dBi
Integrated RF Gooseneck

TNC(m) RF Connector
Part # 1001-140

Omni Antenna

Half Wave Dipole
1.7 - 1.9 Ghz
2.1 dBi

SMA(m) RF Connector
Part # 1001-054

Omni Bifilar Antenna, LHCP, 2.3 - 2.5 GHz, 4.8 dBic, Integrated Sealed Spring Base

Omni Bifilar Antenna

LHCP
2.3 - 2.5 GHz
4.8 dBic
Integrated Sealed Spring Base

Type-N(m) RF Connector
Part # 1032-036

Ultra-Flex Omni Antenna

2.1 - 2.5 GHz
2.15 dBi

TNC(m) Non-Rotating RF Connector
Part # 1001-085

Ultra-Flex Omni Antenna

4.4 - 6.0 GHz
2.3 dBi

TNC(m) Non-Rotating RF Connector
Part # 1001-126

Vertical Omni Antenna

4 Section Collinear
4.4 - 5.0 Ghz
6 dBi

TNC(m) RF Connector
Part # 1085-048

Vertical Omni Antenna

Half Wave Dipole
2.1 - 2.5 GHz
2.15 dBi

SMA(m) RF Connector
Part # 1001-048

Vertical Omni Antenna

Half Wave Dipole
4.4 - 5.0 GHz
2.15 dBi

SMA(m) RF Connector
Part # 1001-049

GPS Antennas

GPS Active L1 Antenna

1.565 - 1.585 GHz
+11 dB Active Gain

SMA(m) Non-Rotating RF Connector
Part # 1027-004

GPS Active L1 Antenna

1.565 - 1.585 GHz
+11 dB Active Gain

TNC(m) Non-Rotating RF Connector
Part # 1027-002

GPS Passive L1 Antenna

1.565 - 1.585 GHz
+1.5 dBic

SMA(m) RF Connector
Part # 1027-003

GPS Passive L1 Antenna

1.565 - 1.585 GHz
+1.5 dBic

TNC(m) Non-Rotating RF Connector
Part # 1027-001