For over 50 years General Dynamics SATCOM Technologies' experienced engineering staff has been developing high-precision, economical satellite tracking and control systems. As the world’s leading manufacturer of satellite and ground-based products and services, our systems are designed using cutting edge technology. Our control systems can be used with almost any antenna and support a wide range of applications. The systems feature an easy-to-use, modern Ethernet interface, and are software upgradeable to protect your investment. All control systems come with an end-to-end warranty and are supported 24/7 365 days a year by our technical customer support team.

Our Antenna Control Systems Consist of the Following:

  • Antenna Control Unit (ACU)
  • Power Drive Unit (PDU)
  • Tracking Receiver Unit (TRU)
  • Manual Control Unit (MCU)
  • Portable Maintenance Unit (PMU)
Satcom - Model 950A Control System Product Photo

Model 950A Antenna Control System – Full Featured Inverter Drive Control

SATCOM Technologies’ Model 950A Control Systems can be used with almost any limited motion antenna for precision satellite tracking applications. The system comprises an Antenna Control Unit (ACU), Tracking Receiver Unit (TRU) and a Power Drive Unit (PDU) which are linked via dedicated Ethernet connections or fiber. This configuration provides flexibility in locating the key system components allows for variable separation distances and provides immunity to electrical ground plane transients. The 950A features a new state-of-the art color touch-screen GUI.

 

Satcom - Model 930A Antenna Control System

Model 930A Antenna Control System – Full Featured Inverter Drive Control

Our latest Antenna Control System, the Model 930A, offers economical satellite tracking and control. It is ideally suited for single AC fixed antennas and includes an Antenna Control Unit (ACU), Internal Tracking Receiver (TRU) and a Power Drive Unit (PDU). The Model 930A is our intended replacement for our long-standing Model 7134 Antenna Controller and is backwards compatible with our reliable Model 7150 Power Drive Units. The 930A is a Ready-to-Go (RTG) product and can be delivered within 30 days of order receipt.

Model 970 Antenna Control System

SATCOM Technologies’ Model 970 Control Systems comprises an Antenna Control Unit (ACU), Tracking Receiver Unit (TRU) and a Power Drive Unit (PDU) which are linked via dedicated Ethernet connections. This provides flexibility in locating the key system components, allows for variable separation distances and provides immunity to electrical ground plane transients. The Model 970 Control Systems can be used with almost any full motion antenna for precision satellite, spacecraft, or celestial tracking applications.

Model 990 Antenna Control System

SATCOM Technologies’ Model 990 Control Systems comprises an Antenna Control Unit (ACU), Tracking Receiver Unit (TRU) and a Power Drive Unit (PDU) which are linked via dedicated Ethernet connections. This provides flexibility in locating the key system components, allows for variable separation distances and provides immunity to electrical ground plane transients. The Model 990 Control Systems can be used with almost any full motion antenna for precision satellite, spacecraft, or celestial tracking applications.