SOURCE: SenarioTek

SenarioTek

September 17, 2010 09:00 ET

SenarioTek Awarded Contract for HYLAS 2 Ka-Band Satellite Payload Test System by Orbital Sciences Corporation

Innovative Solution Reduces Risk by Extending and Improving Capabilities of Existing Payload Test System

SANTA ROSA, CA--(Marketwire - September 17, 2010) -  SenarioTek, LLC, a leading provider of custom RF/microwave test and measurement solutions, has been awarded a contract by Orbital Sciences Corporation (NYSE: ORB), of Dulles VA., to provide test technology to extend the capabilities of Orbital's installed payload test systems for the HYLAS 2 satellite payload. The SenarioTek solution will provide Orbital the highest level of RF accuracy and performance and reduces the test program risk by better characterizing the uncertainties introduced by the test system.

SenarioTek has teamed with DelSontro Enterprises, LLC to provide Orbital a total solution of additive hardware, software, and final integration and validation. The solution includes specialized SenarioTek hardware that extends Orbital's existing payload test system's frequency coverage to Ka-band and expands the number of Input/Output ports. The solution hardware, comprised of a custom converter and a thermal vacuum compatible switching sub-system, will boost power and have the ability to track RF performance changes over time and temperature. DelSontro Enterprises, LLC will provide the overall system engineering, required system software, and final system integration, test, and validation.

"SenarioTek offered Orbital an innovative solution that allowed us to meet the HYLAS 2 program requirements, improve performance and leverage our existing payload test system investment," said Dave DeTroye, Orbital's Manager of RF Test and Integration.

About SenarioTek
Expertise, experience and ingenuity in the design, manufacture and testing in the RF/microwave Test and Measurement arena make SenarioTek, a Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB), the prime candidate to lead Custom RF Interface design into the next era. SenarioTek enhances customers test capabilities aiding in the successful development, delivery, performance and profitability of their products while improving quality in design and manufacturing. www.senariotek.com.

About DelSontro Enterprise, LLC
DelSontro Enterprise, LLC (www.delsontroenterprises.com) a registered Small Business (SBA), is a provider of technical consulting and management services in the area of manufacturing and test. They work with prime contractors to improve efficiency and effectiveness in the manufacturing and test of complex technologies.

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