All you need to know and more about Chelton

What does Chelton actually do?

In a nutshell, Chelton is a manufacturer and supplier of innovative antennas and avionic systems for fixed wing and rotary wing platforms. In addition, our Land business unit also offers a variety of Explosive Ordnance Detector solutions, Vehicle Intercom Systems and Ground and Vehicle antennas.

How many people does Chelton employ?

Chelton employees approximately 430 employees across our three UK sites and Sales offices in the US, India and Korea.

How long has Chelton been in the business?

Chelton has been securing success in demanding environments since 1947. You can find out more about our rich history in our blog post 'More than the Antenna Company'

What are your main business areas?

Chelton offer products and solutions for platforms at sea, on land and in the air.


Our business is split into three business units for Antennas, Avionics and Land. Each is lead by our Business Unit Managers whom you can find out more about in 'About Us'.

Where can I find more information about your products?

For details and technical information of our portfolio, please visit 'Our Capabilities' page.

How can I apply for a job at Chelton?

Chelton offers a range of career opportunities from apprenticeships to entry levels jobs and for seasoned professionals.

For more information on our current vacancies, please visit our Careers page.

How many platforms is Chelton certified on?

Chelton are proud to be certified on over 120 core platforms from militaries and public agencies across the world.

What does the wave in your logo represent?

The wave depicted in the Chelton logo demonstrates our future journey which is influenced and has familiarity with the past. The organic movement of the waves is a powerful reminder of the constant flow and advances in our technology and service, whilst retaining a strong link with our RF heritage.

Where can I keep up to date with Chelton's developments?

Visit our Latest Thinking blog for regular posts, articles and thought leadership pieces.

Alternatively you can follow us on our social media platforms.

How can I request more information or a quote for antennas, avionics or land equipment?

It couldn't be easier! Submit a contact form with your details and information of whether your request is for a retrofit or new installation and our team will get you in touch with our Sales Managers.

How do I know which antenna I need?

We've got a nifty feature to help you there!

Navigate to Antenna Finder where you can input what platform you require an antenna for and which frequency. This will then give you a shortlist you can then request a quote for.

What is your returns policy?

We pride ourselves on our low mean time between failure rates - our products truly do last the test of time! That same ethos is applied to our service, repair and maintenance processed with our engineers investing a lot of time, effort and skill into repairs. To us, it's just as important as new products.

To make use of our repair service, customers can manage this through Chelton's Return Merchandise Authorisation (RMA) portal.