Effective immediately, the entire catalog of FREEDOM branded test equipment is now available for purchase on H-GAC Radio Communications/Emergency Response Equipment Contract RA05-21 Over 8000 government agencies and other organizations nationwide are affiliated with H-GAC, greatly simplifies the procurement process. Our product catalog and contract page can be found here. ...

On September 29th and 30th at the International Wireless Communications Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, ATS will be showing its industry-leading line of LMR and tactical radio test sets. We will be showcasing the FREEDOM R8200, an instrument that combines the comprehsensive LMR test and AutoTune capabilities of the R8100 with the RF network analysis capabilities of a Vector Network Analyzer (VNA). We will conduct two "Tech Talks" each day of the show, as follows: "Automate Your Radio Testing - No Programming Knowledge Required" Wednesday 9/29, 11:30AM and Thursday 9/30, 3:30PM "World-class Infrastructure Testing in an LMR Service Monitor" Wednesday 9/29, 3:30PM and Thursday 9/30, 11:30AM ...

At APCO 2021, we will be demonstrating our first-in-the-industry LMR test set with a single port Vector Network Analyzer. The R8200 combines the world-class, comprehensive LMR test capabilities of our R8100 with the RF network analysis cababilites of a VNA, combining two instrument into one user-friendly device. Visit us in Booth 1408. ...

Astronics Test Systems has signed Gap Wireless as its new Canadian distributor for the company's FREEDOM branded line of Land Mobile Radio (LMR) test products.  Gap Wireless will offer the full range of FREEDOM test solutions to its Canadian Customer base, including the R8100 communications analyzer and the recently introduced FREEDOM R8200, the industry's first full-featured LMR test instrument to include a Vector Network Analyzer (VNA). Gap Wireless is a leading distributor of products and services for the mobile broadband and wireless markets, serving carriers and contractors throughout North America. The company works with the industry’s top suppliers to stock and distribute thousands of wireless infrastructure and Test & Measurement products. Gap Wireless also provides value-added technical/engineering services....

If you missed our June 25 webinar on testing TETRA TMO radios, you can watch it here. The webinar, conducted by Chuck Cox and Chris Rix covers both theoretical and practical aspects of TETRA radio testing and includes a live demonstration of the R8100 TETRA test option, the most comprehensive in the industry....

Accounting for cable loss is essential for accurate radio testing. Join us tomorrow, June 4th for a live webinar, “Sweeping and Characterizing Test Cables,” using the  Cable Sweep feature on your Astronics Freedom Family service monitor! Register now. Register here:  https://zcu.io/s1MR  ...

FREEDOM, an Astronics company, will be showcasing products at the IWCE 2020 trade show in Las Vegas, NV.  Visit us in booth #1242 on Wednesday, April 1st and Thursday, April 2nd. If you would like to receive a free pass to the exhibit hall please use the link below: var CSIWidgetOrgId = '00000104'; var CSIWidgetEvtId = '829'; var CSIWidgetAuthId = '94dS33Lz4oYYBVTCrzyn'; ...

Communication technologies are so readily available and so widely accepted that it’s possible for the general public to take them for granted. “This is somewhat overlooked in our day and age,” said Chuck Cox, Product Marketing Engineer at Astronics Test Systems, on this episode of the Software and Technology podcast. “But, when lives depend on it, maybe we need to be thinking more ahead of time, ensuring that our technologies work.” Cox spoke with MarketScale’s Tyler Kern about the importance of effective communication devices and infrastructure. “In order for human enterprises to function properly, they have to be able to communicate with each other,” Cox said, noting that it’s not just about high-tech devices, but about basic human interaction. A while back, he made the switch from being a product development engineer to a more customer-facing career. He wanted to know that the solutions he offered had real-world applications. He recalled a time when first...