Spectrum Managers Association (NSMA)
The National Spectrum Manager's Association
(NSMA) Antenna Pattern Plotter for Windows was developed to view digitized
antenna patterns which conform to the NSMA standard.
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The purpose of this standard is to establish a standard format for the
electronic transfer of antenna pattern data. This transfer can be by means
of magnetic media (floppy disks, tapes, etc.) or communicative media (telephone
Software and Data
History of the NSMA Standard
At the meeting of Study Group 16 - Antenna Patterns of The National
Spectrum Manager's Association (NSMA), it was decided to establish a standard
format for the electronic transfer of antenna patterns between the manufacturers,
consultants, coordinators and users. This transfer would expedite the transfer
of information as well as increase the accuracy.