Satmission Ka-band Drive Away Antenna Receives Eutelsat Type Approval

KALIX, Sweden — June 3 2017 — Today Eutelsat has granted Satmission, a leading supplier of mobile auto deploying/pointing antenna systems with the First Eutelsat Type Approval for a 1.25 Meter Auto Deploy Antenna for the Eutelsat Ka-Sat Tooway.

Eutelsat is one of the world´s leading satellite operators delivering service into 150 countries via 37 satellites.

The SMV 125DA Drive Away Ka-Band antenna system is based on the same reliable platform as Satmission´s SMP 125DA Drive Away and SMP 155DA Drive Away Antennas.

The Satmission SMV 125DA, 1.25m Drive Away (IPSNG) together with Eutelsats NewsSpotter operates on Eutelsat’s KA-SAT’s satellite that covers Europe, North Africa and large parts of the Middle East.

The SMV125 DriveAway antenna has met the rigorous auto deploy verification test per Eutelsat´s updated ESOG120 requirements, and the RF performance testing, with a great pointing accuracy and stability” says Conny Hedman, CTO at Satmission.

The new 1.2 meter Ka-band antenna system will deliver higher gain compared to the current models on the market and will address some of our customers needs for better signal margin and with the approval of this new 1.2 meter antenna, Satmission is now in a position to offer a high end Ka band product that will complement our other range of antenna systems says Niclas Karlsson, Sales Director at Satmission.

About Satmission

Satmission was established in 2004 in Kalix, Sweden and has since grown to become one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of mobile satellite solutions. Since 2010 Satmission are the market leader with their encapsulated Drive Away-antenna package, featuring the lowest weight and slimmest profile in the world. Today, their customers span across Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Russia.

In September Satmission will showcase their product line and services at IBC Exhibition (15-19 September, 2017) in Hall 5, Stand A19.


For further information, please contact;

Niclas Karlsson, Sales Director Satmission
+46 70 6544166