News from TACO Antenna

  • September 18, 2018

    TACO Exhibiting October 1st to 3rd at Air Traffic Control Annual Conference & Exposition 2018

    TACO Antenna will be exhibiting in Booth #615 at ATCA Annual 2018 from October 1st to the 3rd at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.  ATCA Annual takes an in-depth look at the future of air traffic management. As ATC/ATM industry thought leaders, ATCA continues to make its annual conference the premier forum for aviation professionals. The Conference includes three days of presentations, seminars, networking opportunities, and exhibition with the participation of internationally recognized experts in the ATC/ATM industry.

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  • March 14, 2018

    Organizational Announcement

    The Board of Directors of WADE Antenna is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Doug Billyard as their new President & CEO, replacing Mr. Ryan Murphy. Mr. Murphy will continue to serve in the capacity of Lead Director on the corporations Board of Directors. Additionally, the Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Rob Hooton as Chairman of the Board.
    Mr. Billyard brings decades of experience to the company and has a proven record of taking customer-centric manufacturing companies like Wade to the next level. He is currently President of BMCG Inc. and was past President and Chief Executive Officer of Pemco Incorporated. Mr. Billyard holds a MA, BA Hons., and BA from Brock University. Headquartered in Brantford, Ontario, Canada, Wade Antenna is a premier manufacturer in commercial VHF/UHF cable television and wireless communication antennas, as well as light, medium and heavy-duty towers and light duty mounts used in residential and commercial antenna installations. Their TACO Antenna brand includes communication antennas for use by military organizations, defense contractors, and commercial aviation systems worldwide. With progressive leadership that emphasizes customer service through sales, marketing, research and innovation, WADE and TACO deliver unrivaled service and satisfaction alongside leading edge technology.

  • May 3, 2017

    Wade Antenna is 2017 Brantford Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year!

    TACO parent company Wade Antenna was awarded this past Thursday evening the 2017 Brantford Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year.  We are very proud of all of our team members that went above and beyond over the past several years to help position us as a leader in our market place. We also thank our loyal customers who have helped us grow.  We look forward to continuing to provide our customers with a positive business experience.

    Pictured are Wade's CFO Rob Hooton (left) and President Ryan Murphy after receiving the Brantford-Brant Chamber of Commerce 2017 Company of the Year award.

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  • March 6, 2017

    Check Out our New TACO Antenna Corporate Video

    Let us take you through an informative tour of TACO Antenna,  a global leader providing unique and innovative technological solutions for applications in both demanding and challenging environments for the communications industry.

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  • February 27, 2017

    Announcing Our New Muldipol Ground-to-Air Dipole Antenna Video

    Learn all about TACO's wide range of multi-element, multi connector VHF/UHF Air Traffic Control antennas. Lightweight but rugged, and built for reliable communication in demanding, long term fixed ATC, tactical defence, land and naval applications.

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  • February 14, 2017

    Check Out our New Fixed UHF SATCOM Antenna Video

    Mounting options to fit your specific needs and the durability to withstand even the harshest weather make TACO’s fixed helical SATCOM antennas an industry leader.


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  • November 10, 2014

    Wade Antenna Business Excellence Award Finalist

    Finalists in the Brantford-Brant Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards were announced and we are proud to be among them in the Technology category. We are honoured to be considered and we extend our congratulations to all of our fellow finalists.

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  • November 10, 2014

    Wade Antenna is proud to be The Salute to Brant 2013 Innovation Award winner

    Wade Antenna, Inc. topped all finalists throughout Brant County in 2013 and took home the Salute to Brantford Innovation Award on October 25th of last year. We received the honour for our industry leading portable UHF MUOS SATCOM antenna.

    President Ryan Murphy accepted on behalf of Wade at the event, which was attendined by over 100 people.

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  • February 12, 2014

    New TACO Antenna corporate video now on YouTube.

    Please check out our new corporate video. Our purpose is to highlight superior products and accessories that exceed customer expectations, coupled with fantastic beginning to end customer service. We hope you enjoy it:

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  • January 7, 2014

    SAT-MP-320 Portable UHF MUOS SATCOM Antenna Video

    Watch Jeff Kunkle of TACO Antenna demonstrate the features of the SAT-MP-320 portable UHF SATCOM antenna at the 2013 AFCEA West Convention in San Diego, California.

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