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The ARES-240 antenna, a mobile satellite tracking system

The ARES-240 is Safran Data Systems’ new generation of transportable antenna systems. Stored in simple man-portable transport cases, the ARES-240 uses standard shipping methods and sets up in the field in less than 2 hours ready to support your satellites.


Single tool for mounting Less than two hours


Made out of LRU parts for easy maintenance and repair


Easy handling No part exceeding 65 lb

IRIS Antenna

The ARES-240, a collapsible satellite tracking antenna

The ARES-240 relies on a proven pedestal design and a dual band concentric feed to ensure the best pointing accuracy and antenna performance. Built from standard (LRU) parts, the ARES-240 is easily maintained and serviced in the fi eld to ensure maximum availability for your satellite missions. Combined with the SATCORE combo box (Command/Control modem & high rate receiver) and the Maestro Monitoring & Control software makes the ARES-240 your all-in-one transportable satellite tracking system.

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ARES-240, a tactical field-deployable satellite tracking antenna

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