Wireless Communications Standards Poster

Stay in the forefront of navigation & guidance technologies and standards Civil aviation and military operations alike depend on accurate distance, location and direction measuring systems for public safety and military mission success.  VOR, ILS, DME and GPS/Galileo electronic systems are just a few of the areas that require unique test and measurement capabilities.  With…

Antenna Basics

This white paper describes the basic functionality of antennas. Starting with Hertz’s Antenna model followed by a short introduction to the fundamentals of wave propagation, the important general characteristics of an antenna and its associated parameters are explained. A more detailed explanation of the functionality of some selected antenna types concludes this white paper.