The ARA-2576M antenna is based on the popular ARA-2576. This is a foldable medium-gain, right-hand circular polarized antenna with an optional handheld pistol
grip. The optional extenders increases gain to +9 dBic (EXT-2576) or +11 dBic (EXT-
2576A) with the deployed ground plane. The antenna comes standard as dull black
and optional tan (ARA-2576M-2) or olive drab (ARA-2576M-3) finishes are available. The ARA-2576 meets MIL-STD-810G environmental standard including vibration, shock and storage/operating temperature. The complete assembly is folded and supplied in a soft water-resistant carrying bag or optional hard case (HC-2576M).