Southwest Antennas is monitoring the international situation in regard to the spread of COVID-19 and we are taking extra precautions to protect the health and safety of our staff and customers, and to further ensure that Southwest Antennas can stay open for operation during this time while continuing to deliver products as expected.

Southwest Antennas is honored to be included on the inaugural "Inc. 5000 California Series" list at #139, as one of the fastest growing privately-held companies in the state.

We're proud to design and build our products in California as part of the growing cluster of defense-focused companies in the San Diego RF and Microwave community. A big thank you to our employees, customers, and partners who we are lucky enough to work with and support our continued growth.

Thank you to Microwaves & RF Magazine for featuring Southwest Antennas in their annual profile "Leaders in Microwaves" 2020 issue, which is available to read on their website.

 

July 20th 2019 marks 82 years since the death of Guglielmo Marconi (25 April 1874 - 20 July 1937), one of the pioneering inventors and scientists that helped launch the field of modern radio communication.

Marconi built upon the radio transmission experiments of earlier scientist and inventors of the 1800s, such as Heinrick Hertz, Edouard Branly, Sir Oliver Joseph Lodge, and James Clerk Maxwell.

The latest issue of Unmanned Systems Technology magazine has a feature article on ground control systems which profiles one of our multi-port MIMO / MANET sector antennas (Part # 1055-330) paired with Avwatch's Mobile Tracking System.

QuantumFlow will Represent Southwest Antennas’ line of high-performance antennas and RF accessory products


San Diego, California, March 5, 2019 - Southwest Antennas, an industry leader in rugged RF and microwave antennas and accessory product solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of QuantumFlow as their new authorized sales representative firm covering the territory of Southern California.

From our team to yours, we wish you a very happy holiday season!

2018 has been a year to remember at Southwest Antennas. We have grown to a team of nearly 50 talented individuals while moving into our brand new office and manufacturing space in Rancho Bernardo this past May to accommodate our current and future growth.

Our deepest gratitude to our customers, vendors, and employees for such a great year, and we look forward to working with you all in 2019!

Happy Thanksgiving from the Southwest Antennas team! We have a lot to be thankful for this year including our brand-new headquarters, many great new team members, and of course our customers, partners, and vendors.

Our office and manufacturing facility will be closed Wednesday, November 21st through Friday, November 23rd for the holiday. We will return all emails and phone calls on Monday, November 26th when we reopen.

Please have an enjoyable and safe holiday if you're celebrating this week!

 

New $10,000 limit proposed for civilian agencies


Earlier this year new rules were proposed for government credit card purchases. Section 806 of the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act increases the micropurchase threshold for products purchased by civilian agencies from $3,000 to $10,000.

This follows the increase in 2017 for DoD purchases from $3,500 to $5,000.

Southwest Antennas would like to wish all of our customers and vendors a happy and safe Independence Day! Our office will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th in observance of the holiday.

We will return calls and emails when our office reopens on July 5th. Thank you!

Happy Independence Day from Southwest Antennas