Carlisle Interconnect Technologies, in a partnership with Saint Gobain Performance Plastics, now offers a complete ARINC 791 solution for Ka- and Ku-band SATCOM installations. The complete package contains everything required for either retrofit or forward fit installations on large jet aircraft. This design creates a simplified, standardized installation, easier maintenance inspections, and overall lower cost of ownership. Designed to support a wide range of SATCOM systems from leading manufacturers, and preferred by aircraft manufacturers for line fit installations, improve your speed-to-market with CarlisleIT's FlightGear™ Ka/Ku Universal Installation.

Key Features:

  • Ka/Ku Multiband Radome
  • Durable, light weight aluminum universal adapter plate
  • Supports a wide range of aircraft frame spacing
  • Supports a wide range of available antennas
  • Includes provisions for additional equipment under the radome
  • Aerodynamic fairing conforms to aircraft fuselage without additional fasteners or sealants
  • Supports swept antenna volume up to 37.50” diameter x 9.60”
  • Easy upgrade path for future proofing
  • Easy recurring maintenance and inspection access
  • Easy de-modification for end-of-lease restoration
  • ITAR Free


  • ARINC 791
  • Ka- or Ku- Band SATCOM
  • CFR Title 14 Part 25

Installation Kits & Turnkey Packages include Ka/Ku multiband radome,universal adapter plate, aerodynamic fairing to match fuselage radius, external fittings for adapter plate mounting, internal intercostal structures for adapter plate mounting, qualification and specification documents, and recommended installation engineering and instructions. Carlisle Interconnect Technologies can also provide turnkey packages including fuselage penetrations for cables or wave guides, harnesses and RF cables for SATCOM system installation, interior installation structures including racks and avionics trays, adapter structures to mount any antenna, system integration design, certification via FAA or EASA, and recurring shipment approvals on FAA Form 8130-3 or EASA Form 1.

Technical Data

  • 3D models
  • Outline and interface drawings
  • Decompression analysis
  • Bird strike test report
  • Lightning test report
  • Recommended installation engineering
  • Detailed structural substantiation
  • Detailed kit list
  • Structural repair manual supplement

Click here to download our FlightGear™ Ka/Ku Universal Installation Sales Sheet.ARINC791