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8354968 Boxed feed for improved high frequency (HF) shunt antenna performance  
The present invention is directed to a High Frequency (HF) shunt antenna which promotes improved performance over currently available antenna solutions. The HF shunt antenna may include a shunt...
8350767 Notch antenna having a low profile stripline feed  
Described are a notch antenna and an array antenna based on a low profile stripline feed. The notch antenna includes a planar dielectric substrate having upper and lower surfaces. Each surface has...
8334816 Rectenna cover for a wireless power receptor  
According to one embodiment, a cover comprising a higher dielectric constant layer disposed outwardly from a lower dielectric constant layer is coupled to a rectenna operable to convert microwave...
8314748 Heptagonal antenna array  
An antenna system includes a heptagonal antenna array having one center antenna element and seven circumferentially surrounding antenna elements offering improved near and far sidelobe rejection,...
8274439 High power, low profile, broadband antenna  
An antenna may include an enclosure formed by a front wall and a back wall opposite to the front wall, and a front face and a back face opposite to the front face. Both the front face and the back...
8269684 Navigation, identification, and collision avoidance antenna systems  
Antenna embodiments are illustrated that are particularly suited for use in aircraft navigation, identification and collision avoidance systems. An exemplary antenna embodiment operates about a...
8254843 Method for pointing high-gain antennas to reduce interference in mobile networks  
A method for reducing interference in a mobile network is provided. The method includes determining locations of a plurality of nodes in the mobile network; steering at least one antenna at a node...
8253644 Control of passive intermodulation on aircrafts  
There is described a Passive Intermodulation (PIM) shield for use with an aircraft for reducing PIM sources, the PIM shield comprising: a conductive material adapted to be placed between an...
8248315 Interchangeable slidably mountable fins for antenna assemblies  
An antenna assembly for installation to a mobile platform includes a base portion and an antenna module capable of being removably coupled to the base portion. The base portion includes a...
8228248 Dorsal high frequency antenna  
An aircraft antenna, an antenna system, and a method of providing an antenna are disclosed. A conductive plate is configured to conform to an area on an outer surface of a fuselage of an aircraft....
8229605 Aviation application setting antenna array and integrated temperature sensor  
An antenna array for use in an aviation application setting comprises an external covering and at least four radio frequency antennas that are disposed underneath and that are protected by the...
8159403 GPS munitions/artillery anti-jamming array with multi-band capability  
The present invention is a multi-element anti-jamming (A/J) antenna array. The antenna array includes a first antenna assembly configured for being fuse-mounted a first distance from an aft end of...
8149177 Slotted waveguide antenna stiffened structure  
A slotted waveguide antenna stiffened structure for an aircraft having an aircraft skin. The slotted waveguide antenna stiffening structure including a structural stiffening element reinforcing...
8138982 Munitions/artillery shell GPS multi-edge slot anti-jamming array  
The present invention is a multi-element anti-jamming (A/J) antenna array. The antenna array includes a first multi-band GPS edge-slot antenna and a second multi-band GPS edge-slot antenna. The...
8130167 Radomes, aircraft and spacecraft including such radomes, and methods of forming radomes  
Radomes include an outer wall having a first average thickness and an inner wall having a second average thickness that is different from the first average thickness. At least a major portion of...
8125398 Circularly-polarized edge slot antenna  
A multi-element anti-jamming (A/J) antenna array is disclosed. The multi-element anti-jamming (A/J) array may include a circularly-polarized edge slot antenna and a dielectric resonator antenna....
8125402 Methods and apparatus for multilayer millimeter-wave window  
Methods and apparatus for a multilayer millimeter-wave window according to various aspects of the present invention operate in conjunction with a multilayer window that is substantially...
8096507 Methods and apparatus for optical propagation improvement system  
An aircraft turret and fairing assembly for facilitating transmission of a directed energy beam from a directed energy device includes a turret section for directing an energy beam. The assembly...
8094062 Fore/aft looking airborne radar  
An antenna system for an airborne radar system with a dorsal unit having two opposing long sides extending in a height direction (Z) and a longitudinal direction (X), and two opposing short sides...
8077099 Multi-band symmetric phase center folded monopole antenna for GPS/proximity munitions fuse applications  
The present invention is a folded monopole antenna assembly. The folded monopole antenna assembly includes a dielectric substrate, the dielectric substrate being configured for receiving at least...
8068052 Radar apparatus and method for forming reception beam of the same  
When an excitation signal is generated from an exciter due to an activation signal generated from a radar control device and is distributed to supply to each antenna sub-module, a combination...
8063837 System for providing a pressure vessel, radome, RF sub-system box and electrically small, wideband omni and/or adaptable beam antenna  
The present invention is a system which includes an interposer. The interposer may include a mounting plate for mounting the interposer to a fuselage of an aircraft. The interposer may interface...
8059043 Window mounted antenna for a vehicle and a method for using the same  
An antenna assembly for installation in a vehicle, such as an aircraft, and a method for using the same. The antenna assembly includes at least one window mounted antenna for an aircraft for...
8049675 Multi-feed horn, low noise block downconverter provided with the same and antenna apparatus  
A multi-feed horn includes a first feed horn, a second feed horn and a third feed horn which are connected to a first waveguide, a second waveguide and a third waveguide, respectively. The first...
8044866 Optically reconfigurable radio frequency antennas  
Optically reconfigurable radio frequency antennas for use in aircraft systems and methods of its use are disclosed. In one embodiment, the antenna includes a surface-conformal reflector that...
8031128 Electrically small antenna  
An electrically small antenna (ESA) for resolution of subwavelength features is disclosed. The ESA is on the order of meters and has an efficient transmit/receive capability. The ESA is 1/10 of...
8026857 Wireless data communication and power transmission using aircraft structures having properties of an electromagnetic cavity  
An aircraft structure having properties of an electromagnetic cavity is used to enhance wireless transmission for at least one of wireless data communication and wireless power transmission.
8013779 Airborne radar notably for a drone  
The present disclosure relates to an airborne radar notably for a drone. In at least one embodiment, the airborne radar has a first structure and a second structure. The first structure is...
7898487 Undercarriage fitted with a communication device between a wheel and the undercarriage  
The invention relates to an aircraft undercarriage including at least one axle having at least one wheel mounted to rotate thereon, the undercarriage including a communication device for...
7898462 Multi-sector radar sensor  
A radar system comprises a plurality of antenna sub-systems, each operable to transmit and receive radio frequency (RF) signals in a corresponding sector, wherein the plurality of antenna...
7889142 Aerodynamic wingtip device with integral ground plane  
An aircraft wing that includes a conductive ground plane adjacent the wingtip, where the ground plane conforms to an aerodynamic surface of the wing. Because the ground plane conforms to the...
7890052 Stratospheric-based communication system for mobile users using additional phased array elements for interference rejection  
A communication system has a stratospheric platform with a payload controller and a phased array antenna having a plurality of main array elements for generating a plurality of communication beams...
7889141 ***WITHDRAWN PATENT AS PER THE LATEST USPTO WITHDRAWN LIST***
Dual function composite system and method of making same
 
A dual function composite system includes a first electronic subsystem, a second electronic subsystem, and a composite member between the first and second electronic subsystems. The composite...
7831202 Satellite communications systems and methods using substantially co-located feeder link antennas  
A satellite communications system includes a plurality of feeder link antennas, a primary satellite, and an auxiliary satellite. The feeder link antennas are substantially co-located relative to...
7786937 Multi-operational combination aircraft antennas  
An aircraft antenna includes an aerodynamic housing structured for attachment to an outer surface of an aircraft, and the housing contains an electromagnetic radiator and tuned over a first band...
7746279 Composite structures with integral intelligent skin  
Composite structures having an integral intelligent skin are made of one or more plies of a structural base material and an intelligent or smart film by molding one or more plies and the film into...
7746282 Compact top-loaded, tunable fractal antenna systems for efficient ultrabroadband aircraft operation  
Compact top-loaded, fractal monopole antenna system embodiments are provided for multi-band airborne operation over ultrabroadband ranges (e.g., 30 to 2000 MHz). These multi-band embodiments are...
7737898 Very high frequency line of sight winglet antenna  
A line of sight antenna supported in an upturned terminal winglet or similar vertical member of an aircraft is disclosed. An aperture is formed in the conductive winglet or vertical member, and...
7710347 Methods and apparatus for high performance structures  
Methods and apparatus for components according to various aspects of the present invention operate in conjunction with reaction bonded silicon nitride (RBSN). In one embodiment, a missile radome...
7701403 Wall element with an antenna device  
A wall element for emitting high-frequency radiation for an aircraft comprises an antenna device. The antenna device is adapted for emitting high frequency radiation. Furthermore, the antenna...
7701384 Antenna system for a micro air vehicle  
An antenna for a micro air vehicle (MAV) takes the form of a wrap-around antenna (e.g., wrapped around a portion of the MAV) that selectively emits radio signals in different directions depending...
7646201 Airborne electromagnetic (EM) survey system  
An airborne electromagnetic survey system for conducting geological mapping is disclosed. A transmitter closed loop structure is used in the system and is designed for connection to a towing...
7642974 Window mounted antenna for a vehicle and a method for using the same  
An antenna assembly for installation in a vehicle, such as an aircraft, and a method for using the same. The antenna assembly includes at least one window mounted antenna for an aircraft for...
7642975 Frame assembly for electrical bond  
A frame assembly for a composite panel includes a first frame having a first frame contact surface transverse to a first frame mount surface and a second frame having a second frame contact...
7633451 Wideband antenna systems and methods  
Antenna system embodiments are shown which are especially suited for mounting on aircraft and for operation across widely-spaced frequency bands. Embodiments include blade members positioned in a...
7619574 Tunable antenna  
A tunable antenna comprises a conductor, a shunt inductance tuning element, a switch that controls the shunt inductance tuning element and the conductor, and a local ground connected to the shunt...
7606528 Distributed conformal adaptive antenna array for SATCOM using decision direction  
An apparatus comprises a distributed array of antenna elements for receiving a radio frequency signal on a satellite communications link, wherein the radio frequency signal includes a known...
7605767 Space-fed array operable in a reflective mode and in a feed-through mode  
A space-fed array is selectively operable in a reflective mode or in a feed-through mode. The array includes, in an exemplary embodiment, a primary array; and a feed array. The primary array...
7589683 Broadband blade antenna assembly  
A lightweight broadband blade antenna assembly is incorporated into the surface of an airfoil, such as a structure component of an aircraft, or a separate airfoil (blade antenna) attached thereto....
7532170 Conformal end-fire arrays on high impedance ground plane  
A conformal end-fire antenna with a high impedance ground surface structure and an array of radiating elements formed thereon. The ground surface structure includes an array of metal protrusions...