Norsat Newsflash March 2017
Norsat Expands Ka-Band Offering with Launch of 50W ATOM Ka-Band Block Upconverter and Industries First Four and Five Band Low Noise Block Downconverters
Norsat announced the expansion of their Ka-band product lines with the launch of the ATOM 50 Watt Ka-band Block Upconverters (BUCs) and Solid State Power Amplifiers (SSPAs), and industry leading 4- and 5-band LNBs. For more details, click here.
Norsat Secures $3.3M order for GLOBETrekker 2.0 Portable Satellite Terminals From US Defense Agency
The GLOBETrekker 2.0 is an intelligent fly-away satellite terminal with unsurpassed reliability, advanced auto-acquire technology, and a flexible deployment platform. For more information, click here.
Norsat Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Financial Results
Norsat announces $38.0M in revenue, an increase of 5% compared to $36.1M for 2015. To learn more about Norsat’s financials, click here.
Norsat Announce Receipt of New Indication of Interest
Norsat announced that it has recently received a new indication of interest from Privet Fund Management LLP (“Privet”). For more information, click here.
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Norsat Launches New Ka-Band Products
The ATOM Ka-band 50W Block Upconverter (BUC) is up to 20% smaller, 50% lighter, and 50% more energy efficient than industry alternatives. This high performance ATOM Ka-band 50W BUC is easily integrated into a variety of systems making them ideal for applications such as TWTA replacement, Satellite News Gathering, transportable VSAT, SATCOM on the Move, and Radar. The ATOM Ka-band 50W BUC provides up to 50W of saturated power (over 25W @Plin) in the most compact size in the market.
An exciting addition to Norsat International’s Ka-band product solution, the 9000I4-4 and 9000I5-4 series of Low Noise Blocks (LNBs) extends Norsat’s existing single, dual, and triple band LNB offering with 4-band and 5-band options. Available in both internal and external reference model families, these product series cover bands from 17.2 GHz to 22.2 GHz. The 9000I4-4 and 9000I5-4 series of LNBs are packaged efficiently with a volume of 11.2 cubic inches and a weight of 550g. Norsat offers an in-depth and wide portfolio of Ka-band LNBs that meet the broadest range of customer needs and applications.
Satellite Show 2017 Recap
It was all smiles at the Satellite 2017 show in Washington, D.C. The three-day exhibition included over 350 companies from all over the world and is one of the most critical shows in the satellite industry. Norsat International is a Satellite trade show veteran as they have been attending the show for over seven years. This year was especially exciting as Norsat launched new Ka-band BUC and LNB solutions on the opening day. Both new and existing customers stopped by Norsat’s booth to check out the ATOM 50W Ka-band BUC and the 4- and 5- band LNBs, an industry-first. The news spread quickly and soon a steady stream of intrigued show goers came by the Norsat booth To learn more about Norsat’s participation in the Satellite 2017 show, click here.
New Median BUC Pricing
The MEDIAN Series of Ku-band Block Upconverters (BUCs) are designed for both performance and economy. The MEDIAN BUC series is suitable where size, weight and power constraints are not as stringent. The MEDIAN Series is ideal for VSAT, broadcast, maritime and portable terminal applications. Designed for Ku-band in 16W, 25W, and 40W power options, MEDIAN BUCs are now available at new, lower prices. Contact Norsat today for a quote on our most economic BUCs.
Photo Contest: Win a $100 Amazon Gift Card
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Norsat in the News
March 2017 – US Defence Agency Orders Norsat’s GLOBETrekker 2.0 Terminals
March 8, 2017 – Norsat Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Financial Results
March 7, 2017 – Norsat Expands Ka-Band Offering With Launch of 50W ATOM Ka-Band Block Upconverters and Industry-First Four and Five Band Low Noise Block Down Converters
March 8, 2017 – Norsat Expands Ka-Band Offering
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