Airbus Defence and Space


Wide angle horn antenna

  • S-Band TM / TC and TV Antenna
  • Ultra light weight scrimp horn with four probe feeding section and fully integrated OMT in triplate technology

Features / technical details

Frequency: 2.0 to 2.3 GHz

Polarisation: RHC / LHC

Beamwidth: +/- 24° (-3dB)

Gain: 11.2 dBi

VSWR: < / = 1.2

Cross-Polar: > 24 dB



The four probe scrimp horn antenna is used for space-to-space communications, e.g. for telemetry, command and television links

Reference customers

NASA - Space Shuttle