The Canadian Alpine Ski Team now using Panorama Antennas VHF 1/4 Wave Portable Antenna

The Canadian Alpine Ski Team now using Panorama Antennas VHF 1/4 Wave Portable Antenna
Panorama Antennas, the world’s largest supplier of portable antennas for the PMR industry is proud to supply the Canadian Alpine Ski Team. Teaming up with Kenwood, an official partner to Alpine Canada, Panorama designed a special VHF ¼ wave portable antenna whip tuned to 162MHz (MVQ-SMAFR-162) for the Kenwood NEXEDGE® NX-200 portable radio which outperformed the competition. This was critically important  considering the terrain the radios are to be used in. 
Paul Kristofic, Head Coach for the Men’s Program states “In a world where success and failure is determined by hundredths of a second, our on hill team communications require clarity, precision and un-wavering dependability. Our work environment challenges the very best made electronics, from -40 C, gale force wind, snow, rain, sleet, crowd noise 50,000 strong and travel around the world. Our Kenwood radios consistently offer outstanding performance despite everything we throw at them. Their rugged build quality, range of functions and ultimately top performance make Kenwood our choice in 2 way radio communications.” 
Over 100 of the Kenwood NEXEDGE® NX-200 radios with Panorama MVQ-SMAFR-162 antennas have now been deployed and are being used for communications by Alpine Canada in all disciplines of alpine skiing including Men’s and Women’s Downhill, Super-G and Slalom teams.



Products related to this article

AFBQ | Flexible VHF 1/4 Wave Whip

AFBQ | Flexible VHF 1/4 Wave Whip

A flexible quaterwave antenna for VHF frequencies with M6 x 0.75 termination for Panorama bases and..

MQ-SMAMO | 1/4 Wave Antenna SMA Plug

MQ-SMAMO | 1/4 Wave Antenna SMA Plug

The Panorama MQ is a high quality 1/4 wave antenna range made with advanced materials and suppo..

Related Articles

PM David Cameron & MP Jane Ellison Visit Panorama Antennas Head Quarters
Cameron hails 'right approach' as UK climbs out of double-dip recession Prime minister says data showing UK economy grew by 1% in Q3 shows coalition's austerity measures are 'healing' Britain   David Cameron was touring a factory in Wandsworth, south-west London, when it was announced the UK's double-dip recession had ended. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA Hélène Mulholland. political reporter First published on Thursday 25 October 2012 12.01 BST David Cameron has hailed Britain's emergence from double-dip recession as a sign the gove..
Mobile World Congress - Global System for Mobile Communication Congress and Exhibition

27th February - 2nd March 2017

Mobile World Congress, or MWC, is an annual gathering for the mobile industry and related industries, organised by the GSMA, and held in Barcelona, Spain, the Mobile World Capital. Meet us at Fira Gran Via, Hall 6 Stand 6J10.

MtoM & Connected Devices | Embedded Systems

22nd - 23rd March 2017

The key players in the IoT, embedded systems and MtoM world will be in attendance and will be exhibiting their solutions to these various problems and too many others at the show. The conferences and roundtable sessions will provide precious information and themes for those with projects, as well as being a valuable source of ideas for everyone.