Russia will collect 50 solid state amplifiers for satellites

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya in Photobacterium-French enterprise in space the Sinerteka. Archival photoRussia will collect 50 solid state amplifiers for satellites© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya the image Bank

In Russia at the facilities of eurocertification joint venture «Sinerteka» serially up to 50 solid state power amplifiers (TUM) for satellites for various purposes, said in an interview with RIA Novosti, senior Vice President of Airbus Space Systems for space electronics, supervisor of business development in Russia Jean-Pierre Domange.

«At the moment we orientirueshsya on a number from 30 to 50 solid state amplifiers. It is important for us not as much quantity as stable as their production in Russia. TOM — the product is quite versatile, so we can talk about the future expansion of production depending on the demand,» said Domangue, answering the question, how many solid-state amplifiers are already produced in Russia to date and it is planned to collect in 2018.

TUM are key elements of transmission devices of spacecraft navigation, communications, remote sensing of the Earth. They amplify the signal on Board the spacecraft, allowing the terminals of the consumers on the Ground to provide target function. Made in Russia products can be used in spacecrafts for different purposes — navigation, communication and Earth remote sensing.

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