ASTEL Communications was established in 1992 and specialised in importing and distributing antennas, masts and accessories for radio communication systems, both military and civilian. Today, ASTEL Communications is recognised as one of the most comprehensive and professional suppliers of these products on the French market and in French speaking countries.

Since 2003, ASTEL Communications has been a member of the SMC group. The very nature of communications and its rapidly advancing technology dictates the same commitment ASTEL has to quality as it does to substantial investment in the future of the industry.

SMC acquires Antennares, manufacturer of microwave communication solutions, radio interception systems and positioning systems. View Website


Antenna Systems antennas Founded in 1992 as a private Limited Company to import and distribute a range of HF, VHF, UHF antennas and associated accessories…

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Trailers trailer This trailer is suitable for masts up to 12m long. For example the NL Short model. This trailer mounted pneumatic mast weighs only 450kg…

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PFC seriesPFC  The PFC series of the telescopic masts have a base section diameter of 88.7mm and are operated by hand. The mast sections are made…

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PA2-SeriesPA2 Series – Aluminium Masts

SMC designed the PA2 series of versatile tubular alloy masts with first hand experience of the tough environmental conditions so often encountered in the field. The PA2 has a section wall thickness of 7 SWG (4.2 mm) and will withstand dropping on rocky terrain or…

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