Laird Technologies Bolsters Wireless Connectivity for Travelers at Singapore Changi Airport

Published on April 2, 2013

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Advanced Antenna System is Low Profile with a Wide Frequency Band

St. Louis, MO, USA, April 2, 2013 Laird Technologies, a leading global technology company, announced today that its’ advanced, first-to-market, high-speed wireless antenna system has been deployed at the Singapore Changi Airport, the 15th busiest airport in the world.

Laird’s CMD69273 Dual Port MIMO  antenna system provides better wireless coverage for mobile data connections, and increases speed for faster mobile downloads for the more than 50 million passengers who travel through the airport each year, according to the Airports Council International. As the first LTE MIMO antenna on the market, the CMD69273 further enhances Laird’s position as an expert in infrastructure antenna systems. 

“As an industry leader in LTE MIMO technology, all of us at Laird are excited about this deployment,” said Dion Chua, Laird Technologies Territory Sales Manager. “Our antenna is a complete 4G solution that provides superior coverage, and has proven to deliver significant performance improvement over other systems.”

The antennae system optimizes a dual linear polarization pattern, features a wide frequency band from 700 – 2700 MHz, and a low profile, aesthetically neutral housing, making it ideal for direct ceiling mount in airports, hotels, museums and other in-building locations.

Through innovation, reliable fulfillment and speed, Laird is a trusted partner and supplier for many of the world’s leading companies, including technology, automotive and transportation, and industrial companies around the globe. Its products are ideal for use in the automotive, telematics, asset tracking, consumer electronics, handset and mobile device industries.

With world-class engineering and RF expertise, the Wireless Systems division continues to develop technologies and capabilities that make a wirelessly connected world possible. The CMD69273 is part of Laird’s cellular antenna solutions, which consist of a wide variety of LTE, enterprise and infrastructure products. An industry leader in the design and manufacture of antennas for mobile devices and wireless data, Laird possesses end-to-end system knowledge and employs advanced, proprietary design tools to bring novel antenna designs to market. IAS product offering consists of Industrial Wireless, Telecom, Public Safety and Enterprise and Small Office antennas.

About Laird Technologies, Inc.

Laird Technologies is a global technology company focused on providing components and solutions that protect electronic devices from electromagnetic interference and heat, and that enable connectivity through wireless applications and antenna systems.

Custom products are supplied to all sectors of the electronics industry including the handset, telecommunications, data transfer and information technology, automotive, aerospace, defense, consumer, medical, mining, railroad and industrial markets.

Laird Technologies is a unit of Laird PLC employs over 9,000 employees in more than 47 facilities located in 16 countries.

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