Antennas and Electronics

MDA is a leading supplier of advanced antennas and electronic equipment for
space-based and high-reliability, mission critical applications. MDA digital solutions, advanced RF, and power products support the high-reliability requirements of space, military, and specialized commercial markets.

For more than 50 years, MDA has been a recognized world leader in the design, fabrication, testing, and support of innovative antenna solutions, electronic products, and advanced turnkey digital, RF, and power solutions for challenging​ space, airborne, military, and commercial applications.

MDA antennas span a wide range of frequencies and applications, from UHF to V-band, and electronics units from RF and power to digital and software.

Its digital solutions and real-time embedded software span system control, data handling and storage, command decoding, processing, and high-speed data compression. MDA delivers a complete range of design-to-spec and built-to-print digital products for stringent reliability and safety requirements.

MDA produces innovative RF products that create new spacecraft packaging options that contribute to spacecraft efficiency and mission success.

MDA’s broad range of advanced power products for the space industry includes an Electronic Power Conditioner (EPC) line of more than 30 standard designs suitable for the vast majority of current spacecraft buses. MDA's heritage in power products includes a 100% success rate on more than 1,000 units deployed on LEO, GEO, and deep-space missions, on manned and unmanned platforms.

MDA's Satellite Subsystems Overview

Side deployable antenna