LauncherOne

Flann are very pleased to have joined the Virgin Orbit Supplier Showcase this week at Spaceport Cornwall. Exciting to explore the local opportunities this presents for advanced engineering and manufacturing within the region. In addition the opportunity to get up close to LauncherOne brings home how close we are to the first UK Space Launch…

Global Focus & G7

As a global business Flann is excited to see our county in the global spotlight for the week ahead, as Cornwall hosts the G7 2021 Summit. With over 400 miles of coastline, Cornwall’s stunning landscape provides a perfect setting for world leaders to come together and discuss how to respond to global challenges. The Summit…

Cornwall At ‘Heart of International Space Race’

We at Flann are very proud to be at the heart of the UK space race, and are excited to see the figures shared in this latest report. We are also very proud to have a range of space ready waveguide instruments. For more information contact our team on sales@flann.com https://businesscornwall.co.uk/news-by-industry/roads-and-transportation/2021/05/cornwall-at-heart-of-international-space-race/

5G and 6G Innovation Centre membership approved

Flann are pleased to announce that Prof Rahim Tafazolli, Director of the 5GIC, has approved our membership of the 5G and 6G Innovation Centre, part of the University of Surrey. With over 70 years of heritage in prototyping and pushing the envelope of waveguide innovation Flann is uniquely placed to provide market ready products, instruments,…

Flann deliveres another customised OMT!

At Flann we are receiving more and more requests for customised OMT’s to meet customers’ exact needs. We recently designed, manufactured and supplied a C-band OMT with a bespoke circular common port to match the customer’s feedhorn antenna, whilst also offering optimised RF performance over the specific band of interest. To understand how Flann can…

WG00 Flexible Waveguide

We are pleased to announce an expansion of our existing flexible waveguide capability to WG00 (WR2300).   The image shows our precision fabricated flexible waveguide in WG00 (WR2300) (Aperture size 584.2 mm x 292.1 mm) 0.32-0.49 GHz that will, in the future, be utilised in the unique FAIR (Facility for Antiproton and Ion Research) particle…

Trio of Cornish companies secures funding of £148,000 for crucial space flight development

A partnership of three Cornish companies has secured funding of £148,000 to develop state-of-the-art technology to enable faster and more accurate communication with satellites. Flann Microwave, Teddington Systems and Goonhilly Earth Station Ltd will be working together to create miniaturised components for the next generation of tiny communications satellites, known as nanosatellites and CubeSats. Bristol-based…