Mission Microwave Reaches Manufacturing Milestone
March 7th, 2022 Mission Microwave has now manufactured more than 10,000 Gallium Nitride based Solid State Block Upconverters (BUCs) for customers in the Satellite Communications (SATCOM) industry.
Mission Microwave Certified a Great Place to Work
February 11. 2022 86% of employees at Mission Microwave say it is a great place to work compared to 59% of employees at a typical U.S.-based company.
Mission Microwave and AST Microwave Team to offer Redundant SSPA Systems for Teleports and Gateways
January 13, 2022 High Performance, Lightweight, Solid State Power Amplifiers combined with custom integrated waveguide and switching solutions provide efficient and easily installed redundancy upgrades to new or existing antennas.
2021 Year in Review – Mission Microwave Highlighted in SatMagazine
Mission Microwave’s customers started 2021 eager to meet the challenges offered by a market dealing with the on-going effects of the global pandemic. The company’s customers continue to rely on Mission for on-time and in-spec delivery of innovative X-, Ku-, and Ka-band Block Upconverters (BUCs) for tactical and high performance SATCOM terminals and gateways.
Mission Microwave Announces Award/Design-Win for Integrated Tactical Transceivers
Cypress, CA – August 31, 2021 – Mission Microwave Technologies, LLC, a manufacturer of highly efficient Solid State Power Amplifiers (SSPAs) and Block Up Converters (BUCs) has received a multi-million dollar order from a US DoD contractor to provide updated versions of the contractor’s highly integrated transceivers for their signature Man-Portable VSAT terminal. This design win replaces incumbent providers and brings Mission’s efficient and reliable GaN power amplifiers integrated with receiver components to create products that are form, fit, and function replacements for older version technologies. Initial orders for the transceiver products covering all three band total over $2.4 million.
Mission Microwave CEO Francis Auricchio featured in Satellite Evolution Magazine
August 23, 2021 Developing revolutionary products
Mission Microwave Technologies is a developer of revolutionary solid-state power amplifiers (SSPAs) block upconverters (BUCs) to support terrestrial, airborne, and space-based applications with a sizeable client base. Francis
Auricchio, President and CEO, shared his thoughts on the company’s road to success, and how Mission Microwave views its industry.
Mission Microwave Continues Support of Tactical Terminal Upgrade Programs
Cypress, CA – August 18, 2021 – Mission Microwave Technologies, LLC, a manufacturer of highly efficient Solid State Power Amplifiers (SSPAs) and Block Upconverters (BUCs) has received follow-on orders from a government contractor to provide Ku and Ka-band Block Upconverters (BUCs) as components of complex SATCOM transportable terminals in support of the US Army. This third order for the ongoing program is valued at $6 million. At the completion of this third tranche of BUCs, the program will be roughly one-third complete.
Mission Microwave – 200 watt Ka-Band Solid State BUC Demand Remains Strong While 400 watt Ka-Band SSPA Orders Ramp
Cypress, CA – August 11, 2021 – Mission Microwave Technologies, LLC, a manufacturer of highly efficient Solid State Power Amplifiers (SSPAs) and Block Upconverters (BUCs) continues to receive new and follow-on orders for its 200 watt Titan BUCs for use in a variety of satellite constellations. Mission Microwave’s terminal integrator customers have been deploying the Ka-Band Titan BUC in volume since 2017. Titan Ka-band BUC orders placed and scheduled for delivery in 2021 exceed $8 million.