Model BMPC9X89X8-8000 is a new GaN amplifier for applications in the X-band pulsed radar market. The AB linear design operates from 9.0 to 9.9 GHz frequency range over any instantaneous bandwidth of 500 MHz. Development of this product is intended for use in ruggedized radar applications. The amplifier design features self protection for Load VSWR, duty factor, pulse width, temperature, as well as a graceful degradation in case of a RF power module failure. Custom configurations and features are available, as well as specific power levels up to 16kW.