API Technologies Announces New Switched Multiplexer
with Integrated Low Noise Amplifier
-- Designed for radar, EW and ELINT applications
Orlando, FL - January 07, 2014 – API
Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) a leading provider of high performance RF/microwave, power, and security solutions
for critical and high-reliability applications, is now offering a
switched multiplexer that includes
an integrated Low Noise Amplifier (LNA).
Designed for radar, Electronic Warfare (EW) and Electronics
Intelligence (ELINT) applications, this new multiplexer provides excellent broadband performance across the 2 GHz
to 18 GHz range using suspended substrate stripline (SSS) technology.
suited for agile receiver front ends and directional finding systems, API’s switched multiplexer provides a 20 dB
gain with a 5 dB noise figure and fast switching at 100 nanoseconds as well as low DC power consumption of only
5.25 watts. Sub-octave filter bands used in the multiplexer provide excellent harmonic rejection and high isolation.
product line manager, RF/Microwave & Microelectronics (RF2M-US), API Technologies said, “By incorporating SSS
technology into high performance and versatile integration mediums, API facilitates the combination of filters and
active functions on a single substrate. SSS technology is ideal for broadband diplexers and multiplexers because of
its superior design flexibility and low loss. Our extensive heritage in SSS design enables API’s experienced design
team to provide faster prototyping and fewer design iterations than the competition.”
API’s switched multiplexer
can be ordered as a standard part or be customized for customer-specific applications.
API Technologies has
a long and successful heritage in the development and manufacturing of RF & Microwave components and subsystems
for military, space, and commercial applications. Product offerings include: filters, filter subsystems, small signal
amplifiers, high power amplifiers, switched filter banks, system-level-ready Active Antenna Array Units (AAAU) used
in AESA Radars, filtered GPS LNAs, a wide variety of passive and active components, complex frequency sources and
To learn more about API Technologies' RF/Microwave & Microelectronics product
lines, contact +1 888- 553-7531, email
or visit micro.apitech.com.
About API Technologies Corp.
API Technologies (NASDAQ: ATNY) is an innovative designer
and manufacturer of high performance systems, subsystems, modules, and components for technically demanding RF, microwave,
millimeter wave, electromagnetic, power, and security applications. A high-reliability technology pioneer with over
70 years of heritage, API Technologies products are used by global defense, industrial, and commercial customers in
the areas of commercial aerospace, wireless communications, medical, oil and gas, electronic warfare, unmanned systems,
C4ISR, missile defense, harsh environments, satellites, and space. Learn more about API Technologies and our products
Director, Marketing & Communications
API Technologies Corp.
908 546 3904
Posted January 9, 2014