The CMPA1H1J050F from Wolfspeed is a GaN on SiC MMIC Amplifier that operates from 17.3 to 19.2 GHz. It delivers an output power of up to 60 W (~48 dBm) with a gain of 28 dB and has a power-added efficiency of more than 28%. This amplifier utilizes Wolfspeed’s high performance, 0.15um GaN on SiC production process. It requires a DC supply of 28 V and consumes 400 mA of current. The amplifier is available in a flange type package and is ideal for digital broadcast satellites, satellite communications, and common data link applications.