ST Engineering iDirect is a global leader in satellite communications (satcom) providing technology and solutions that enable its customers to expand their business, differentiate their services and optimize their satcom networks. Through the merger with Newtec, a recognized industry pioneer, the combined business unites over 35 years of innovation focused on solving satellite’s most critical economic and technology challenges, and expands a shared commitment to shaping the future of how the world connects.

The product portfolio, branded under the names iDirect and Newtec, represents the highest standards in performance, efficiency and reliability, making it possible for its customers to deliver the best satcom connectivity experience anywhere in the world.

ST Engineering iDirect is the world’s largest TDMA enterprise VSAT manufacturer and is the leader in key industries including broadcast, mobility and military/government.

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Integrasys
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Integrasys is a privately owned company specialized on engineering and manufacturing Satellite Spectrum Monitoring systems, broadcasting and VSAT telecommunications markets.

Integrasys was founded in 1990 by Hewlett-Packard engineers´ experts on Automated RF & Microwaves Test Systems and Software and the Marquess of Antella. Since then, Integrasys has evolved towards today’s company, offering a wide range of Carrier Monitoring Systems and VSAT Commissioning Tools.

Our mission is to provide the industry the best quality and fastest satcoms technology available in CMS & VSATs, with the customer service and care that our customers deserve.

IntegrasysGold Member

Thales Alenia Space (TAS) is a world’s leader in satellite manufacturing with annual revenues of approximately 2 billion euros. TAS serves all the industry’s market segments, such as telecommunications, science, earth observations, navigation and human space flight. Its customer base includes civil and defense governments, agencies and institutions, as well as commercial satellite operators. TAS’ business portfolio is well balanced among those segments and customers, which enables TAS to secure stability and complementary growth, not too directly affected by environment change of each market. TAS has facilities and subsidiaries in 6 countries with main locations of satellite and payload system integrations in France and Italy. TAS also specializes in end-to-end system solutions and capabilities for telecommunications and navigation programs. TAS is a joint venture between Thales of France and Finmeccanica of Italy. Together with its sister firm, Telespazio, also invested by Thales and Finmeccanica, TAS can address larger scale turnkey projects that includes system and satellite operations, services, etc.

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THAICOM
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Thaicom Public Company Limited is a leading Asian satellite operator and was established in 1991. The company provides integrated satellite communications solutions and value-added services for the broadcast, media, and telecom industries. Thaicom was the first to launch a broadband satellite in the world. Since its establishment the company has launched 8 satellites. Thaicom satellites board more than 1,100 TV channels both in SD and HD formats. Thaicom-8, the company’s latest satellite, was launched in May 2016 to expand the company’s servicing capacity and footprint in Asia and Africa. Thaicom is traded on the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) under the trade symbol “THCOM”.

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MAXAR
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Located in Palo Alto, California, MAXAR has a long history of delivering reliable satellites and spacecraft systems for commercial and government customers around the world. The company designs and builds some of the world’s largest and most powerful commercial satellites and has more GEO commercial capacity on orbit than any other satellite manufacturer. MAXAR works closely with satellite operators and service providers to deliver spacecraft for direct-to-home television, digital audio radio, broadband Internet, digital multimedia broadcasting, and a variety of other services. Billions of people around the world depend on MAXAR satellites every day.

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SpaceX
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SpaceX develops, manufactures and launches the world’s most advanced rockets and spacecraft. The Falcon 9 delivered back-to-back successes with its first three debut launches. All three flights achieved 100% of mission objectives and the third flight made history, making SpaceX the first commercial company in history to visit the International Space Station With over 40 launches on manifest representing nearly $4B in revenues, SpaceX is the world’s fastest growing launch services provider, with commercial launches representing over 60% of upcoming missions.

Founded in 2002 by Elon Musk, SpaceX is a privately owned company with over 1,800 employees in California, Texas and Florida.

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SKY Perfect JSAT is a leading satellite operator in the Asia-Pacific region and provides high-quality satellite communications. With a fleet of 16 satellites, the company offers a wide range of services including video distribution/contribution and data communication as well as unrivaled back-up capability in the Asia-Pacific.

SKY Perfect JSAT has successfully launched JCSAT-13 (JCSAT-4B) in May 2012 which carries 44 Ku transponders. With Japan beam, Indonesia beam, and two steerable beams, JCSAT-13 will meet the demand in the Asia-Pacific region.

SKY Perfect JSAT is also the largest Direct-to-Home satellite broadcast service operator in Japan. The company provides Pay-TV service (“SKY Perfect TV!”) of over 350 TV channels to more than 3.8 million households using three orbital slots and FTTH.

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SES
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SES is a world-leading satellite operator with a fleet of 46 geostationary satellites. The company provides satellite communications services to broadcasters, content and internet service providers, mobile and fixed network operators, business and governmental organisations worldwide. The SES’ global satellite fleet is complemented by a network of teleports allowing customers to reach 99% of the world’s population.

SES stands for long-lasting business relationships, high-quality service and excellence in the broadcasting industry. The culturally diverse regional teams of SES are located around the globe and work closely with customers to meet their specific satellite bandwidth and service requirements.

SES holds participations in Ciel in Canada and QuetzSat in Mexico, as well as a strategic participation in satellite infrastructure start-up O3b Networks.

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RSCC
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The Russian Satellite Communications Company (RSCC) is Russia’s national satellite communications operator. Established in 1967, RSCC operates satellites that support global coverage, and its orbit/frequency assets make it one of the ten largest satellite operators in the world. RSCC is registered with the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), and is a full-fledged member of the Asian-Pacific Satellite Communications Council and the World Teleport Association. Today RSCC’s services are available in 35 countries.

RSCC owns Russia’s largest communications and broadcast satellite constellation, five teleports in both the European and Asian parts of the continent and its own optical fiber infrastructure. RSCC offers a full range of telecommunications services, including TV and radio broadcasting, data transmission, telephony, multimedia and others.

Among RSCC customers are the largest TV and radio companies and broadcast networks, telecommunications companies, mobile and fixed-line telephony, Internet and VSAT providers, government agencies and state-owned enterprises, transnational corporations, business entities and financial institutions.

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Since its foundation in 1884, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has sought to pioneer new approaches to manufacturing, and has built the foundations for the development of the entire industry. MHI manufactures 700 items in a very broad range of fields, including aerospace rockets, power-generation facilities, ships, industrial equipment, and home air conditioners. With energy and environmental issues becoming challenges shared by the entire planet, we are contributing to society through our operations.

As a manufacturing company that supports the sustainability of the Earth and its people, MHI is committed to sustainable growth and to taking on new challenges.

MHI has played an important role in the space development in Japan. from the beginning of the N-I rocket to the current launch vehicle, H-IIA and H-IIB. MHI began activities to provide launch services with the H-IIA for both commercial and government missions in 2007. We have successfully achieved the launch of first-ever foreign costumer satellite in 2012, and will continue to be strongly involved in commercial launch services and leading development in the space industry.

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