Measat 3 TT&C System

Calian, Advanced Technologies was responsible for the design, procurement, integration, installation and commissioning of the Measat-3 antenna, RF, baseband, and timing subsystems for Boeing’s Measat-3 Satellite Control Facilities at the Cyberjaya (prime) and Astro (backup) earth stations in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Supplied on a turnkey basis, the system includes identical equipment for both primary and backup sites that are used to support both Telemetry, Tracking & Command (TT&C) and In-Orbit Test (IOT) operations at C-band.

Delivered equipment includes an 11-meter extended C-band limited motion antenna complete with a control system. Each site provides redundant (1:1) baseband units, redundant (1:1) transmit chains incorporating 3.0 KW KPAs and redundant (1:1) receive chains. Custom switch and monitor assemblies and interfacility links were also provided.

M3 Astro