troposcatter


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troposcatter

(ˈtrɒpəʊˌskætə)
n
the scattering or extended propagation of radio signals using the local irregularities in the Earth's troposphere
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"A rate-adaptive transmission device, such as a digital troposcatter modem, adjusts its data transmission rate as atmospheric conditions change, yet traffic management policies traditionally remain static until operators intervene.
TF Adler and 29th leaders laid plans that required the 29th to run a strategic technical control facility, a mission for which a tactical signal battalion and troposcatter signal company were not doctrinally trained.
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 22, 2018-Comtech Telecommunications gets USD 2.0m contract for deployable troposcatter system
(Nasdaq:CMTL) has announced that during its first quarter of fiscal 2018, its Government Solutions segment's Command and Control Technologies group received an order for USD 7.5 million to supply troposcatter equipment to support US Army activities throughout the Korean Peninsula, the company said.
On that day, and in the preceding week, DSCA notified about $2.3 billion worth of other sales to Iraq of Stryker nuclear, chemical, and biological equipment reconnaissance vehicles, 12 Bell helicopters, the Mobile Troposcatter Radio System, and maintenance support.
Comtech Systems Inc., a subsidiary of Comtech Telecommunications Corporation (NASDAQ:CMTL) has demonstrated new on-air troposcatter communications products in conjunction with the AFCEA TechNet meeting in Tampa, FL.
Troposcatter radios will remain a part of the ITSB in the future, but unless upgrades take place, this means of communication will be confined to short haul communications in low-traffic areas.
(Nasdaq:CMTL) has announced that during its fourth quarter of fiscal 2017, its Orlando, Florida-based subsidiary, Comtech Systems, Inc., which is part of Comtech's Government Solutions segment, received an order totaling approximately USD 1.5 million to provide additional tactical troposcatter equipment to an international prime contractor, the company said.
Army to upgrade its AN/ TRC-170 troposcatter terminals to 16 MB/s, incorporates Comtech's patented Turbo Product Code forward error correction technology.
Introduced at a time when tactical satellite terminals were few, Army troposcatter systems linked one of the largest military communications networks ever installed during Operation Desert Storm.