Journey Manpack

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Journey Manpack



VSAT - Journey ManpackJourney Manpack

The Journey Manpack is the latest in Norsat’s series of ultra-portable satellite terminals designed for military and commercial applications. The Journey Manpack is the highest performance “one case” solution in the industry. With IATA compliant packaging and tool-free assembly, the Journey Manpack offers a 0.9m aperture size and provides:

  • Unmatched durability
  • Maximum portability
  • HD video and IP transmission
  • 4+ hours continuous runtime with battery pack


Portable and Reliable

The Journey Manpack is a highly integrated complete solution including a compact, segmented antenna system, BUC, LNB, optional modem, comprehensive alignment tools, and a single backpack. The Journey Manpack weighs less than 18 kg (40 pounds) and is ideal for military Special Forces and government applications that require maximum portability.

Intelligent

The Journey Manpack is optionally equipped with Norsat’s Satellite Acquisition Assistant (SAA) that provides everything necessary to easily point, peak, and acquire a satellite. Tools
included in the SAA package include:

  • Spectrum analyzer
  • GPS
  • Inclinometer
  • Compass
  • Narrow Band Power Meter
  • DVB/S2 receiver
  • LinkControl software

Tough

The Journey Manpack is MIL-STD-810G compliant and has been built to operate in harsh and hostile environments. All of Norsat’s portable satellite terminals are designed for durability and to withstand tough military applications. 

Ultra-PortableJourney Manpack - Satellite

  • Single Backpack
  • Airline Checkable
  • Light Weight

Intelligent

  • Assisted-Acquire
  • Optional 4/6 Cell Battery Pack
  • Optional LinkControl Pointing Tools

Easy

  • Quick Assembly
  • No Tools Required
  • Minimal Training Required

 

System Ku-Band
G/T (Midband, 20°) 17.3 dB/K
Antenna 0.9m Carbon Fiber, Six segments, Parabolic Single Offset
Tripod Elevation/Azimuth
Antenna Travel  
Azimuth +/- 180°
Elevation 10 - 90°
Polarization +/- 90°
Optional Pointing Tools  
Antenna    
  Rx Tx
Frequency 10.70 - 12.75 GHz 13.75 - 14.5 GHz
Midband Gain 39 dBi 40 dBi
Axil Ratio - -
Cross-Pol Isolation <33 dB on axis  
Transmit    
Output Frequency 13.75 - 14.5 GHz
Reference 10 MHz
Reference Level 0 +/- 5 dBm
Gain (typical) 75 dB
Spectral Regrowth -26dBc @ 46 dBm
Packaging    
Ku-Band System Weight <14 kg
Backpack < 4 kg
Environmental  
Operating Temp -40 to +55 °C
Humidity 100%
Wind Load 36 km/h (free-standing)
65 km/h (anchored)
Options    
Battery pack (4+ hours runtime)
SAA Satellite Acquisition Assistant Pointing Tools & Link Control Software
Ruggedized iDirect e800 Outdoor Modem Unit (OMU-800)

Journey Manpack - VSAT - Portable