Southwest Antennas is active in developing new antenna technology for use in the growing unmanned vehicle market, with antennas designed to withstand the rigors of operating in remote and harsh environments.

Some of the antenna products developed by Southwest Antenna for the unmanned market include:

  • Aerodynamic omni antennas for UAVs / drones designed to handle high wind velocity loads
  • Directional panel antennas and omni antennas for base station communication with remote vehicles
  • Antenna arrays (including uplook arrays) for base station communication with remote vehicles
  • Magnetic vehicle mounts for use with mobile follow and tracking vehicles, allowing for rapid deployment of antennas for changing environmental conditions
  • Aerostat antennas and ground communication systems

 

Omni and Directional Antennas for use with Aerostats video, comm, and data systems

 

Panel antennas for communication with airborne vehicles

UAV / UGV / Aerostat Markets Suggested Products

Directional Antennas

Broadband Panel Antenna

1.625 - 2.5 GHz
12 dBi

SMA(f) RF Connector
Part # 1009-015

Broadband Panel Antenna

1.7 - 2.5 GHz
12 dBi

Type-N(f) RF Connector
Part # 1009-001

Broadband Panel Antenna

1.7 - 2.5 GHz
12 dBi

SMA(f) RF Connector
Part # 1009-002

Broadband Panel Antenna

1.7 - 2.5 GHz
12 dBi

Type-F(f) RF Connector
Part # 1055-003

Broadband Panel Antenna

1.7 - 2.5 GHz
12 dBi

Type-N(f) RF Connector
Part # 1055-010

Broadband Panel Antenna

3.9 - 6.4 GHz
15 dBi

Type-F(f) RF Connector
Part # 1055-009

Broadband Panel Antenna

4.4 - 5.9 GHz
15 dBi

Type-N(f) RF Connector
Part # 1055-034

Single Element Panel Antenna

902 - 928 MHz
9 dBi

TNC(f) RF Connector
Part # 1050-048

Single Element Panel Antenna

902 - 928 MHz
9 dBi

SMA(f) RF Connector
Part # 1050-003

GPS Antennas

GPS Active L1 Antenna

1.565 - 1.585 GHz
+11 dB Active Gain

SMA(m) Non-Rotating RF Connector
Part # 1027-004

GPS Active L1 Antenna

1.565 - 1.585 GHz
+11 dB Active Gain

TNC(m) Non-Rotating RF Connector
Part # 1027-002

GPS Passive L1 Antenna

1.565 - 1.585 GHz
+1.5 dBic

SMA(m) RF Connector
Part # 1027-003

GPS Passive L1 Antenna

1.565 - 1.585 GHz
+1.5 dBic

TNC(m) Non-Rotating RF Connector
Part # 1027-001

Omni Antennas

Omni Antenna

5.180 - 5.825 GHz
2.5 dBi

TNC(m) RF Connector
Part # 1001-051

Omni Antenna

Half Wave Dipole
1.7 - 1.9 Ghz
2.1 dBi

SMA(m) RF Connector
Part # 1001-054

Cloverleaf LHCP Omni Antenna

1.98 - 2.2 GHz
1.2 dBi
Integrated RF Gooseneck

SMA(m) Non-Rotating RF Connector
Part # 1032-022

Cloverleaf RHCP Omni Antenna

1.98 - 2.2 GHz
1.2 dBi
Integrated RF Gooseneck

SMA(m) Non-Rotating RF Connector
Part # 1032-021

Cloverleaf LHCP Omni Antenna

2.3 - 2.5 GHz
1.2 dBi
Integrated RF Gooseneck

TNC(m) Non-Rotating RF Connector
Part # 1032-025

Cloverleaf RHCP Omni Antenna

2.3 - 2.5 GHz
1.2 dBi
Integrated RF Gooseneck

TNC(m) Non-Rotating RF Connector
Part # 1032-024

Vertical Omni Antenna

4 Section Collinear
4.4 - 5.0 Ghz
6 dBi

TNC(m) RF Connector
Part # 1085-048

Vertical Omni Antenna

Half Wave Dipole
2.1 - 2.5 GHz
2.15 dBi

SMA(m) RF Connector
Part # 1001-048

Vertical Omni Antenna

Half Wave Dipole
4.4 - 5.0 GHz
2.15 dBi

SMA(m) RF Connector
Part # 1001-049