| || An Overview of Millimeter Wave Communications for Military Applications
Author : Bains, A.S.
Source : Defence Science Journal ; Vol:43(1) ; 1993 ; pp 27-36
Subject : 623.61 Military Communications
Keywords : Millimeter wave satellite systems;Milstar;Airborne systems;MMW transceivers
Abstract : The use of millimeter wave for Defence communications can offer a number of benefits to the user. Apart from the benefit of wider capacity, millimeter wave also offers ability to provide secure and survivable communication in the presence of enemy threats. In this paper, some of the important benefits for Defence communication are reviewed. An overview of millimeter wave military communication applications, technology development, present status and trends are also given.