On March 20 2013 , Norsat announced that it had been selected as a preferred supplier of microwave components for O3b ground terminals. Norsat will be providing block upconverters (BUC) and low noise block (LNB) devices that have been specially designed for the O3b network. With the launch of O3b’s first satellite scheduled for June 24, Norsat is pleased to announce the O3b product lineup.
Norsat is pleased to announce the 5W, 10W and 20W O3B BUC models. The 7005STC-O3B 7010STC-O3B and 7020STC-O3B were designed for the O3b network and are currently completing final testing. These BUCs support either the 27.652-28.388GHz or 28.172-29.071GHz frequencies.
Norsat has developed a unique DUO LNB for O3B that combines PLL and External Reference into a single unit. The 9000HX-O3B supports either 17.852-18.588GHz or 18.372-19.300GHz frequencies.
Norsat is an active partner with O3B. We are currently working to develop more new products to support this exciting new service. We will be announcing new products throughout 2013 – stay tuned to this blog for new product launch details. For more information about O3B visit their website: http://www.o3bnetworks.com/
To find out more about our line of O3B microwave components, please contact us at http://www.norsat.com/contact-us/