March 2019 News

For customers looking for a versatile and easily transportable Flight Termination System (FTS), WV Communications (WV) is pleased to announce the introduction of the model EX1019 ; IRIG Command Exciter/Encoder/Amplifier. This unit combines WVís new generation of Command Exciter/Encoders with a 200W amplifier, and four (4) front panel mounted programmable command buttons, all integrated into a single 3U chassis. The entirely digital Command Exciter/Encoder portion of the unit supports the IRIG mode of operation, as well as various types of FSK modulation schemes. The unit uses SOC (System on Chip) architecture to generate the carrier and tone frequencies, and to provide all of the RF filtering. The IRIG Command Exciter/Encoder/Amplifier also includes a 5.7Ē TFT-LCD touchscreen color display for programming and monitoring purposes, and providing the ability to configure the four (4) illuminated programmable command switches. The touchscreen display is used to select the unitís modes of operation, the unitís output power level, and to assign up to six (6) tones, selected from the standard twenty (20) IRIG tones, to the four (4) command buttons. The command buttons are protected via liftable switch covers, while the unitís front panel also includes twenty (20) tone LEDs to identify which tones are being transmitted. The Model EX1019; Command Exciter/Encoder/Amplifier can also be used in a redundant configuration, providing manual and automatic failover.

October 2018 News

WV is now offering feature rich Portable Flight Receiver Test Set WV Model ATE1001 enabling the user to Generate IRIG, High Alpha & EFTS tones / messages, Configure EFTS Parameters, monitor the FTR indications just to name few features. Please click on the above link for details and Data sheet.

June 2018 News

By popular demand, WV Communications is pleased to announce the immediate availability of a 1000W S-Band (2025-2120MHz) SYS1041 solid state power amplifier. This rackmount amplifier, which consists of a 3U tall Controller/Power Supply Unit and a 4U tall Power Amplifier drawer, yields 1000W of RF power with only 2000W of primary power, making it 50% efficient. Ideal for Telemetry, Tracking & Control (TT&C) ground stations, this amplifier has an MTBF exceeding 32,000 hours, providing years of worry-free operation. WV Communications has also made this model amplifier available for rental on a monthly basis.

May 2018 News

Now available is the newest addition to our amplifier product line. A 2025 MHz to 2120 MHz 1 kW P1dB compact (7U) rack mounted amplifier.

March 2017 News

WV Communications (WV) is pleased to announce that it has developed a new product for the ground Flight Termination System (FTS) community. WV is introducing an Independent Flight Termination Monitoring (IFM) system a GUI-based application operating in conjunction with WVís series of Tri-Mode Command Verification Receiver/Decoders (CVR), allowing the user to monitor and log Time stamped FTS tones and commands being transmitted over the air. The IFM logs all activity and has Log viewer feature allowing post mission detailed reviews.

Who are we?

WV Communications is a world class RF/Microwave Solutions Company. To achieve this goal WV Communications seeks growth in our current Domestic & Global markets of defense and commercial markets including Flight Termination High Power Amplifiers / related Components and turnkey systems, IFF Components and mission critical combat Satellite Up / Down Converters, as well as pursues opportunities in related markets where our core competencies may be leveraged to perpetuate our history of delivering excellent product at competitive cost.

WV Communications believes that continual and measurable quality improvement is a key element in meeting and exceeding the expectations of our customer base, and in achieving recognized excellence. Through customer focus, commitment to quality, and excellence in the design and manufacture of RF/Microwave solutions, WV Communications will continue to prosper and realize business growth.

It is our most important policy to provide products and services that always meet and/or exceed our customers’ expectations and requirements. We are therefore committed to creating an environment for continuous improvement in all phases of our business to assure a strong customer relationship. Our foundation is meeting the International ISO 9001 2000 Quality Standard.

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