DLS-100™ Midband UAV Datalink and GPS System

Lightweight, ruggedized UAV datalink for global Iridium Certus and GPS connectivity.


Lightweight Midband L-Band Iridium Certus UAV Satellite Data Unit with GPS

SKYTRAC’s DLS-100 is an Iridium Certus midband transceiver enabling real-time command and control, telemetry streaming, and GPS connectivity for unmanned aviation systems.


Truly Global Coverage with 99.9% Uptime Reliability ​

As an aviation partner to Iridium, SKYTRAC provides true global coverage, including in polar regions through the Iridium satellite network. With reliability and uptime of 99.9%, your teams are always connected and in control.

Iridium Certus Broadband Connectivity with Onboard Server

Experience up to 88 Kbps of broadband connectivity through Iridium Certus. The lightweight DLS-100 also features GPS connectivity for increased functionality and proven performance.

Multiple Interfaces for Analog and Digital Compatability​

Unlock new capabilities for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) with global midband speeds. The ruggedized and IP67 compliant modem enables 22 kbps uplink and 88 kbps downlink speeds.

Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) Communications

The DLS-100 has advanced capabilities including BVLOS communications, command and control (C2), smart data routing, and onboard server capabilities for hosting custom applications.

Ideal for Global UAV and UAM Flight Operations

Customizable power requirements support a range of UAV/UAS platforms, while providing leading in-flight capabilities for multiple mission profiles.

Ruggedized for Mission-Critical Operations

The ruggedized, IP67 compliant modem enables 22 Kbps uplink and 88 Kbps downlink connectivity, ensuring worry-free flight under any weather conditions.


Various hardware and service options available. For accurate pricing, contact a technical sales expert.

Configure your DLS-100

The ruggedized, lightweight DLS-100 features numerous configuration options. Contact a technical sales expert for STC-availabilty, advanced integration capabilities, and more.

Iridium Service Plans

SKYTRAC is a Value-Added Reseller (VAR) to Iridium, and offers broadband connectivity plans specific to your organization’s needs. Contact us for pricing details.

Antennas & Accessories

Cuztomize your DLS-100 with optional antennas and accessories. Leverage HGA, LGA, and GPS antennas, optional controller interfaces, and more.

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Experience true broadband connectivity with SKYTRAC and Iridium Certus. Enable data rates of up to 88 Kbps and extensive capabilities with the DLS-100.


Phased Array, Hight Gain Antenna (HGA)

Date Rates:
352/704 Kbps
Single Coax (<10 meters)
5.00” x 2.20” x 0.72”
(19.94cm x 7.62cm x 4.95cm)
1.36kg (3.00 lbs.)

Active Low Gain Antenna (A-LGA)

Date Rates:
176 Kbps
Single Coax (<2 meters)
9.10” x 4.34” x 2.25”
(23.10cm x 11.02cm x 5.72cm)
1.36 kg (3.00 lbs.)

Passive Low Gain Antenna (P-LGA)

Date Rates
176 Kbps
Single Coax (<2 meters)
3.5” diameter (8.89cm)
141g (5oz.)

Dual Element Iridium Certus/GPS Antenna

Date Rates:
2.4 Kbps for GPS, PTT, SBD
Single Coax (<2 meters)
5.00” x 2.20” x 0.72”
(19.94cm x 7.62cm x 4.95cm)
240 g (8.5 oz.)


Multi-Touch Controller

SKYTRAC’s MTC-100 is a cockpit/cabin interface for air and ground crews. The system includes customizable screens for mission-critical applications and NVIS compliance.

Inflight Cameras

Discreetly record hours of high-resolution cockpit audio-visuals to enhance your flight data monitoring program. Pair with multiple lenses in any combination.

External Cellular And Wi-Fi Antenna

The optional small footprint external cellular/Wi-Fi antenna provides in-flight cellular connectivity and post-flight Wi-Fi/Cellular downloading capability.

Internal Wi-Fi Hotspot Antenna

The internal Wi-Fi hotspot antenna, designed for the cockpit or cabin, connects onboard devices wirelessly to the SDL-350 for broadband data connectivity. 

DLS-100™ FAQ

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