The new modular communications power amplifiers are built on a rich heritage that includes the TC-150M Broadband PA, Dual SINCGARS
PA, TC-100L SATCOM PA, and the JSF UHF/VHF PA.
3] international business area, stated: This order is from a long-standing international customer who recognizes not only the robustness of the SINCGARS
radio, but also the technological upgrades that have kept it on the cutting edge of battlefield communications.
This order is from a long-standing international customer who recognizes not only the robustness of the SINCGARS
radio, but also the technological upgrades that have kept it on the cutting edge of battlefield communications," said Ken Harrison, the vice president and general manager of the Exelis Night Vision and Communications Solutions' international business area.
- Single Channel Ground and Airborne Radio System
cue, manual and net identification assignments
The ITT Exelis Spearhead VHF portable handheld tactical radio provides dismounted soldiers secure, frequency-hopping voice and packet data with integrated GPS in a small, lightweight package that is fully interoperable with the international SINCGARS
Person-to-person radio calls; Group conference calls connecting multiple participants located at geographically dispersed locations; Mobile and stationary mission environments; and The combined use of MUOS, SRW and legacy SINCGARS
radio communication waveforms for each test.
The radio provides voice and data capabilities over the 30 MHz to 512 MHz frequency range and supports SINCGARS
, Havequick II, VHF/UHF AM and FM, APCO P25 and both DAMA and the new Integrated Waveform for satellite communications.
The Radio Test Set is powered by a BA-5372/U battery which is currently in the military inventory and used with SINCGARS
ITT Industries developed a similar device but, instead of being a handheld radio, it's intended to be attached to the vehicle-mounted single channel ground and airborne radio system, or SINCGARS
The Vehicular Amplifier Adapter (VAA) serves as an interface between the SINCGARS
(Single Channel Ground and Airborne Radio System) radio and the vehicular power source; the Radio Frequency Power Amplifiers (RFPA) amplifies a lower-power radio signal to extend the range of the signal.
SideHat was also designed for easy integration and common user interfaces with the widely fielded SINCGARS
radio, the primary tactical communications backbone manufactured by Exelis for the Army.