AirTRx Airborne Satcom Systems - Orbit Communication Systems

AirTRx – Commercial

Optimized Solutions for Commercial Airborne Platforms

The innovative AirTRx family of airborne satcom systems enables reliable, high-speed connectivity across a range of airborne platforms.

Serving the growing regional and global coverage needs of airlines, government agencies  and fleet operators, the innovative AirTRx family of products supports Ku and Ka frequency bands. It was also designed to operate over GEO, HEO, LEO and MEO satellites, respectively.

Through outstanding RF performance and dynamic response under the most challenging conditions, it meets the broadband needs of transport aircraft, commercial and business jets, as well as helicopters.

AirTRx Solutions

25cm to 60cm circular antenna terminals supporting Ku or Ka frequency bands (by swapping RF front ends)


28cm-height elliptical antenna terminals available in Ku, Ka and Ku/Ka electrically switching configurations

Key Features

  • Multiband support
  • Optimized Size Weight and Power (SWaP)
  • Stabilization using various types of aircraft INS
  • Optional Integrated IMU
  • Signal RF tracking with either built-in receiver or third-party RSSI source
  • Redundant communication ports supporting Ethernet/Serial/ARINC429 interfaces
  • Continuous cable-less polarization compensation for Ku-band
  • Low to negligible BUC-to-Antenna Insertion Loss
  • RTCA DO160 F/G certification