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NuWaves Engineering Completes Multipaction Testing for Air Force GPS Bandpass Filter

By Mike Ball / 04 May 2017

NuWaves Engineering logoNuWaves Engineering, a provider of advanced radio frequency (RF) and microwave solutions, has announced that the bandpass filter designed for the Global Positioning System’s (GPS) L1 band as part of the Air Force Research Lab’s (AFRL) Technologically Advanced N-plexer for GPS III Operation (TANGO) Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Phase II project has successfully completed multipaction testing. The results of the testing proved that NuWaves’ TANGO design will help the AFRL meet its requirements for space qualified components.

“NuWaves is extremely proud of our progress to help AFRL advance the state-of-the-art under the TANGO SBIR Phase II contract,” said Jeff Wells, President and CEO of NuWaves Engineering. “Our team is poised to deliver an innovative and high-technology solution in support of the next generation of GPS equipment.”

Posted by Mike Ball Mike Ball is our resident technical editor here at Unmanned Systems Technology. Combining his passion for teaching, advanced engineering and all things unmanned, Mike keeps a watchful eye over everything related to the unmanned technical sector. With over 10 years’ experience in the unmanned field and a degree in engineering, Mike’s been heading up our technical team here for the last 8 years. Connect & Contact