GPS Antenna with TSO for Iridium

The 5GIR1516RR-A2P-XTT-1, L1 GPS and Iridium Antenna is intended for land/mobile and airborne applications and will work with both voice and data communication systems.

In addition to available standard configurations, the cable length, connector types, connector location, and mounting hole pattern can be customized to meet the customer’s needs within the limits of the Iridium system requirements.

Active L1 GPS and Iridium Antenna is TSO designed and approved. This antenna provides excellent coverage in the 1616.0 to 1626.5 MHz range and L1 GPS 1575.42 ±13 MHz, with or without ground plane.

Technical Specifications & Features

  • Customization of cable lengths, connector types, connector location, mounting holes pattern, and color of the antenna
  • DC grounding for lightning protection
  • Hermetically sealed



  • L1 GPS Frequency: 1562.42 – 1588.42 MHz
  • Polarization: RHCP
  • VSWR: 1.5:1
  • Gain: +4.6 dB
  • Axial Ratio: 2.0dB
  • Impedance: 50 OHMS
  • DC Supply: 2.8 to 28 VDC



  • Iridium Frequency: 1610.0-1626.5 MHz
  • Polarization: RHCP
  • VSWR: 1.5:1
  • Gain: +5.0 dB
  • Axial Ratio: 2.0dB
  • Impedance: 50 OHMS



  • Weight: 7.84 oz (222 grams)
  • Size: 5.03 in. x 2.08 in. x 0.721 in. (55.88mm x 127mm x 18.31mm)
  • Height: 0.721 in. (18.31 mm)
  • Operating Temperature range: -55°C to +85°C


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File Name: BR_Iridium 9522B_Brochure_(JAN10).pdf
Vendor: Iridium
File Type: PDF
Description: Brochure for Iridium 9522B in English.
Products: Iridium 9522B
Services: Iridium Burst®, Iridium Postpaid Calling, Iridium Prepaid Calling, Iridium RUDICS, Iridium Short Burst Data (SBD)
Verticals: Aviation, IoT, Land Mobile, Maritime, U.S. Government