• SPOTLIGHT: Common Data Link Subsystem: 10W Up/Down Converter Ku to S Band (See below)
  • 2 to 18 GHz RF range
  • 1 to 2 GHz IF range
  • Very high power front end protection (>500W pulsed)
  • Tuned response with 1Hz resolution
  • Tuned response times of less than 1uS Wideband input dynamic ranges of >60dB
  • -45dBc spurious

Teledyne Microwave Solutions (TMS) offers broadband IMA modules for both block conversion and digitally tuned conversion applications. Drawing upon a large design library of broadband thin film circuits, TMS can provide custom state of the art solutions for multi-octave applications for up and/or down conversion.


Common Data Link Subsystem 10W Up/Down-Converter Ku to S Band
  • D/C NF 2.5 dB Gain 50 dB
  • U/C RF output 10 Watt
  • Dual independently Tunable LO’s 20 MHz step size
  • BIT, VSWR and output power monitoring
  • IF loop-back
  • Integral FPGA modem interface


TMS converters have been utilized on Airborne (fixed and rotary wing), Shipboard, Space, and Ground Mobile platforms.
Examples of end use applications:
  • UAV
  • Data Links
  • RWR
  • Jammers
  • DRFM
  • IFM


​​Designed for airborne military environments in hermetically sealed packages, TMS converters meet system requirements under the most severe environmental conditions.