Cobham Explorer 727

High Speed Mobile BGAN Connectivity

The Explorer 727 is unparalleled in the industry today with its robust, reliable and durable design. The Explorer 727 was developed with focus on High Speed Broadband on the Move solutions for key markets, including: Department of Defence (DoD), government and commercial organizations with broadband satellite communications requirements.

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Product Description

The Explorer 727 antenna is roof mounted and is constantly tracking satellite positions, which in turn provides a high speed broadband connection at all times.

  • Easy to use and operate
  • Up to 432 Kbps upload Internet speeds
  • Works with Ground Control standard BGAN Service Plans
  • Supports BGAN Max
  • Fastest Streaming speeds with BGAN X-Stream service
  • Streaming IP @ up to 450 Kbps
  • 4 – RJ-45 Ethernet ports with for multiple devices

Device Capabilities

  • Internet, Email, Phone, FTP, FoIP (Fax), ISDN, SMS Text, Video Streaming
  • Internet Speeds Up to 432 Kbps Standard (while in motion)
  • Global Voice 4 Kbps 3.1K audio (Uses any standard phone)
  • ISDN 64Kbps
  • FAX ISDN 3.1 kHz Audio
  • Moving Streaming CIR 1:1 Speeds 32, 64, 128, 256, (450 Kbps BGAN X-Stream while parked)
  • Stationary Streaming Speeds BGAN X-Stream (450 Kbps) as well as all speeds listed above
  • SMS Texting Up to 160 characters


  • Operational Satellite Look Angle BGAN satellite must be at least 5° from the horizon
  • Cable to Controller Length 300 Ft max
  • Water and Dust Rating IP 56 (antenna)
  • Operational Temperature -13° to 131° F (-25°C to 55°C)
  • Storage Temperature -40° to 185° F (-40° to 85° C )
  • Max Power Consumption – Operating 65 Watts (20 Watts on idle)
  • DC Input Power 10 to 32 Volt Vehicle Power
  • Humidity 95% non-condensing at 40°C
  • Antenna Dimensions 18.76″ Diameter by 5.9″ Height (476.5 x 150 mm)
  • Controller (Transceiver) Dimensions 42.5 x 246 x 270mm
  • Static / Public IP’s Optional… Up to 11

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