January 2019

  • Comtech EF Data Enables Gbps Throughput for LTE and 5G Backhaul
  • Viasat Hits 1,000 Commercial Aircraft Flying with its In-flight Connectivity System
  • SpaceX Launches Spaceflight SSO-A: SmallSat Express
  • Arianespace Orbits GSAT-11 and GEO-KOMPSAT-2A for ISRO and KARI

and more…


Speedcast and Carnival Renew Contract for Fully-Managed Communications across Global Fleet

December 24, 2018 – Speedcast International Limited has signed a new contract, with multi-year extension options, with Carnival Corporation (Carnival), the world’s largest leisure travel company. Speedcast will provide remote communications and value-added services across the company’s global fleet of cruise ships. The three-year material contract is expected to generate 8-9% of expected full year…

Speedcast International Completes Globecomm Acquisition

December 17, 2018 – Speedcast International announced that on December 14, 2018 it completed the acquisition of Globecomm Systems for cash consideration of $134 million (net of cash acquired). Globecomm is a leading provider of remote communications and multi-network infrastructure in over 100 countries and the acquisition strengthens Speedcast’s global leadership with enhanced competitive positions…