Broadband Global Area Network (BGAN)

From Signal Identification Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Inmarsat BGAN
Frequencies 1525 MHz,1559 MHz
Frequency Range 1525 MHz - 1559 MHz
Mode WFM
Modulation QPSK
Emission Designator
Bandwidth 200 kHz
Location Worldwide
Short Description Proprietary satellite network owned and operated by Inmarsat that provides cellular 3G equivalent data and voice services to subscribers.
I/Q Raw Recording
Audio Sample

Inmarsat BGAN is a satellite based data and voice network that provides services to subscribers in remote areas. It is designed to be an equivalent to 3G cellular with similar speed and throughput, provided the user has line of sight to a geostationary satellite.


BGAN channels are 200 kHzKiloHertz (kHz) 10^3 Hz wide and range from 1525.1 to 1558.9 MHzMegaHertz (MHz) 10^6 Hz and are transmitted from the I3,I4 and I6 satellite constellations.

Additional Links[edit]