Orbital Research manufactures high-performance frequency converters and RF components for the satellite communications (SATCOM) industry. Our products – low noise block downconverters (LNBs), block downconverters (BDCs), low noise amplifiers (LNAs), multiplexers and more – offer the highest quality and reliability, even in the most challenging conditions.
We provide standard and custom SATCOM equipment to customers in military, aeronautical, earth observation, satellite news gathering (SNG), SATCOM-on-the-move (SOTM) and other satellite industries. And because our frequency converters and components are professionally engineered, hand-tuned and individually tested, we can guarantee high performance.
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ORBITAL AND SATELLITE INDUSTRY NEWS
Orbital Research is attending Satellite 2019
Stop by booth 2104, where we’ll be launching our brand new wideband Ka LNA | May 6-9 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC
Check us out at the 33rd annual Small Satellite Conference
Come and see us and our partner Tethers | August 3-8 at Utah State University
From the Arctic to the Sahara: LNBs in extreme temperatures
When the mercury spikes – or plummets – the low noise block downconverter (LNB) in your satellite terminal can stop working properly or stop working altogether, similar to a cell phone that gets too hot or too cold. It only takes a few minutes, and just like that your comms are down …