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Astranis to Launch a Dedicated MicroGEO Communications Satellite for Argentina

March 18, 2024 – Astranis announced new partnership with Orbith, a fast-growing, Latin American Internet Service Provider, to provide a dedicated MicroGEO communications satellite for Argentina. This deal is an exciting opportunity in a country that has proven its openness to disruptive technologies and ideas. This new partnership with Orbith is a great opportunity to…

ThinKom Solutions and SES Expand Collaboration to Offer Multi-orbit Service Capabilities

March 18, 2024 – ThinKom Solutions, Inc. and SES continue to expand their integrated satellite communications capabilities, successfully demonstrating advanced multi-orbit services. The end-to-end service includes SES’s satellites in MEO and GEO orbits, accessed through ThinKom’s Ka-band terminals, notably the ThinAir Ka2517, to establish industry-leading performance and multi-orbit resiliency. Beyond the performance boost delivered for…

ThinKom and Telesat Expand Agreement for Low Earth Orbit Operations

March 14, 2024 – Telesat, one of the world’s largest and most innovative satellite operators, and ThinKom Solutions, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of high performance satcom antennas, today announced an expanded development partnership to certify ThinKom’s ThinAir Ka2517 antenna for the Telesat Lightspeed Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite network. The multi-year agreement calls…

Intelsat Flex Service to Deliver New Land Mobility Services throughout India

March 12, 2024 – Intelsat and India-based Cloudcast Digital Limited (CDL), provider of technology-led satcom solutions and service, expanded satellite communication connectivity using Intelsat’s FlexMove to deliver land mobile services to customers in hard-to-reach locations throughout India. CDL’s technology services are managed by Planetcast Media Services Limited (Planetcast). Planetcast is a teleport and video platform…

Viasat and Rocket Lab Partner to Showcase On-Demand, Low-Latency Data Relay Services for LEO Satellites

March 7, 2024 – – Viasat announced it selected Rocket Lab USA, a leading launch and space systems company, to support Viasat’s hybrid space communications networks demonstrations by producing a spacecraft bus and providing mission operation support. The demonstrations will make evident Viasat’s portfolio of multi-band, space-based relay communication services in support of Low Earth…

Thaicom Strengthens its Fleet at 119.5 Degrees East with Thaicom-9, Provided by Astranis

March 6, 2024 – Thaicom Public Company Limited (Thaicom) has announced the selection of Astranis, a fast-growing satellite manufacturer and operator, to provide THAICOM-9, the newest addition to Thaicom’s fleet of high-throughput satellites at 119.5 degrees East. Thaicom’s subsidiary, Space Tech Innovation Limited (STI) and Astranis have signed an agreement for an Astranis MicroGEO satellite…

CelcomDigi and SES Sign MoU to Explore MEO Satellite Connectivity Services across Malaysia

March 1, 2024 – CelcomDigi Berhad (CelcomDigi) and SES inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on a strategic partnership to explore providing satellite connectivity using SES’s Medium-Earth-Orbit (MEO) and Geosynchronous Equatorial Orbit (GEO) satellites for businesses and communities in Malaysia. Under this MoU, CelcomDigi, through its subsidiaries, will collaborate with SES to explore the development…

Hughes Innovative ESA Enables Low-Latency Connectivity Worldwide

February 28, 2024 – Enterprise businesses require reliable, secure communications that work anywhere and under any conditions to keep customers happy and employees engaged. In some cases, businesses can’t pull cable or fiber to certain locations or natural events, such as hurricanes, cause a disruption in connectivity—but that shouldn’t disrupt business operations or services for…

INRED to Provide Wi-Fi Services to Remote Areas in Colombia via SES Satellites

February 27, 2024 – SES’s Managed Enterprise service will enable INRED to connect thousands of remote sites across Colombia to support the Ministry of Information and Communication Technologies’ digital inclusion projects. Following a series of successful collaborations to close the digital divide, Colombian local connectivity service provider INRED and SES announced today they will deliver…

ST Engineering iDirect and AITELECOM/APCO Expand Strategic Satellite Partnership to Propel Growth and Service Expansion

February 27, 2024 – ST Engineering iDirect and AITELECOM/APCO, a leading satellite and terrestrial communications provider, are expanding their partnership to deploy new cutting-edge technology on the SES 17 network, increasing connectivity services throughout Latin America. Together, the companies have deployed ST Engineering iDirect’s flexible and scalable Dialog multiservice satellite communications platform with hundreds of…

Eutelsat OneWeb Launches ‘Land Mobility’ Connectivity Services

February 26, 2024 – Eutelsat Group has confirmed the launch of Eutelsat OneWeb’s low Earth orbit (LEO) mobility services, bringing high-speed communications ‘on the move’ into reality for land-based customers. The launch of Land Mobility services enables Eutelsat OneWeb’s distribution partners to implement comms on the move solutions for customers around the world. The service…

Hanwha Phasor and Lufthansa Technik Forge Partnership for Advanced In-flight Connectivity

February 22, 2024 – Satellite communications company Hanwha Phasor and Lufthansa Technik, one of the leading providers of technical aircraft services in the world, have partnered to deliver advanced in-flight connectivity for commercial flights. A recently signed multi-year agreement will see Lufthansa Technik design, build and supply several hundred fuselage-mounted airborne Satellite Communications (SatCom) radomes…