Reutech announces 'new dawn' in HF radio communications[Johannesburg, 29 August 2023] -
Reutech Communications has introduced a novel method of using legacy technology to create a 'resilient' or reliable radio network capable of not only sending voice communications but also data.
Addressing the Military Information and Communications Symposium of South Africa (MICSSA) in Pretoria last week, Dr James Whitehead, manager of engineering at Reutech Communications, announced that he had "exciting results" to share.
By digitally upgrading an old technology -- HF radio - he said Reutech had inaugurated a 'new dawn' in military radio communications.
High Frequency (HF) radio operates in the 3 o 30 MHz frequency band and is a form of beyond line-of-sight (BLOS) communication due to the radio waves being bounced off the ionosphere, giving coverage halfway around the world, making it a low-cost alternative to satellite communications... [Full Story...]