Iridium Aircraft Antenna

Iridium Aircraft Antenna
Item# irid-ant-avia
$595.00
Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 weeks


This Iridium aircraft antenna is designed for use on aircraft (including helicopters) for various aviation applications (voice, data, tracking, weather, etc.)


This antenna can be used with all types of Iridium satellite phones, terminals and docking stations.

Electrical Specs:

  • Frequency: 1610—1626.5 MHz
  • Radiation Pattern: Hemispherical
  • Polarization: Right hand circular (RHCP)
  • Axial Ratio @ Zenith: 2.0 dB
  • Impedance: 50 Ohms
  • Power Handling: 200 Watt
  • VSWR: ≤1.5:1

Mechanical Specs:

  • Diameter: 3.5 in. (88.90 mm)
  • Height (body): 0.83 in (14.81 mm)
  • Height (with connector): 1.15 in (29.20 mm)
  • Weight: 5.15 oz (146 g)
  • Connector: TNC Female
  • Material: 6061-T6 Aluminum Alloy base, Composite radome
  • Finish: Skydrol Resistant Polyurethane Enamel (White, also available in olive, black or gray)
  • Altitude: 70,000 ft
  • Operating Temp: −67...+185°F (−55...+85°C)
  • Vibration: > 30 G's
  • Designed To: FAA TSO-C144 (8130 Approval Tag), DO-160D, DO-228, MIL-C-5541, MIL-E-5400, MIL-I-45208A, MIL-STD-810, SAE J1455

In the box:

  • Iridium Antenna with TNCF connector and O-ring
  • Four (4) 10-32 flat-head mounting screws

Optional Parts:

  • Aero Cable Kit (SD15M)
  • Customized Antenna Cables (SKN6121B)

Manufacturer: Antcom Corp.
P/N: S3IR16RR-P-XTB-1 (White)