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ITU Attenuation Model Evaluation with a New 4. Years Ka-Band Database

Gaspar, P. G. ; Rocha, A. ; Neves, J.

ITU Attenuation Model Evaluation with a New 4. Years Ka-Band Database, Proc European Conf. on Antennas & Propagation - EUCAP, Berlin, Germany, Vol. 1, pp. 308 - 312, March, 2009.

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Abstract
In this paper a new beacon propagation database collected in a slant path at Ka-band during four consecutive years is explored. The available data is first characterized and then ITU models are tested: mainly the attenuation model and the worst month one. Conclusions are then derived.