Join us in welcoming Rich Schoof to the Southwest Antennas team as our new Director of Manufacturing Engineering.

Rich has spent his career working in the field of design engineering, including time in the antenna industry and luxury yacht manufacturing. This breadth of experience gives Rich a deep knowledge base to draw from when it comes to delivering product manufacturing solutions for Southwest Antennas.

Micro RF Sales and Service will Represent Southwest Antennas in Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Kentucky

San Diego, California, May 24th, 2018 - Southwest Antennas, an industry leader in rugged RF / Microwave antennas and accessory product solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Micro RF Sales and Service as their new sales representative firm for the states of Wisconsin, Illinois (excluding zip code 62301), Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Kentucky.

SWA co-owners Ben Culver and Les Reading cut the ribbon to our new office

New corporate headquarters and manufacturing facility opening May 2018

We're pleased to announce that our new head office and manufacturing facility will be opening in May 2018. The new location doubles our manufacturing and office space, giving us some much-needed room as we continue to grow and expand our operations.

Our new building is located in the Rancho Bernardo area of San Diego and will afford us:

Southwest Antennas has released two new antennas to our bifilar product line, covering popular operational frequency ranges in the S and C Bands.

Bifilar antennas have several benefits owing to the helical design of the antenna elements:

Ideal for Military and Federal Law Enforcement Applications

Southwest Antennas offers a variety of directional and omni antenna options in the upper L-Band, primarily used from 1,780 MHz to 1,850 MHz for DoD / military and federal law enforcement applications. While frequency band reallocation has moved some users away from this frequency, we continue to provide robust product solutions for the remaining user groups.

1,780 - 1,850 MHz (Band 181) applications include:

Southwest Antennas has just released a new antenna design that combines both the sealed spring base with a 3.5" diameter flange mount base.

These features give the antenna some great properties:

National Association of Broadcasters Annual Trade Show

Southwest Antennas will be attending NAB 2018 on Monday April 9th and Tuesday April 10th to walk the show floor, learn about new technology and trends in the broadcast video space, and meet with customers and vendors.

Southwest Antennas has just released a new small form factor omni-directional antenna for 2.1 - 2.5 GHz S-Band applications.

Part # 1001-202 is a rugged, half wave dipole antenna designed to operate across the 2.1 - 2.5 GHz frequency band and offers 2.15 dBi of peak gain. The antenna features a tough black G10 fiberglass radome and a black chrome TNC(m) non-rotating RF connector, making the antenna ideal for low-visibility or tactical applications.

Southwest Antennas is pleased to offer a new selection of omni-directional antennas to expand our offering of VHF and UHF band products. These antennas are designed for outdoor installation and feature rugged construction for long-term use, tough fiberglass radomes to withstand harsh weather conditions, and include mounting kits for installation on poles and masts.

Product family features: