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Intelsat Picks MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. for Satellite Servicing

  Intelsat S.A., the world's leading provider of fixed satellite services, announced today that it has entered into an agreement with MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates…

Intelsat General Awarded FCSA Contract

Intelsat General Corp. has been awarded Future COMSATCOM Services Acquisition (FCSA) contracts in two new schedule areas: Transponded Services and Subscription Services. Intelsat General is…

XTAR Awarded Bandwidth Contract from Intelsat General

 XTAR, LLC, the first U.S. commercial provider of satellite services in the X-band frequency, has been awarded a bandwidth contract from Intelsat General Corporation. The…

aXiom by Tachyon™ Gets Airborne With Successful Launch of Broad-based COTM Solutions

Tachyon Networks today announced the launch of its aXiom 7000 Series of end-to-end Communications-on-the-Move (COTM) solutions for air, land and sea. Encompassing all hardware, application…

Intelsat General Partners With iDirect Government Technologies To Implement SatManage System For Major Maritime Network

iDirect Government Technologies (iGT), a wholly owned subsidiary of VT iDirect, Inc., today announced that Intelsat General Corporation, a leading global provider of fixed and…

Intelsat Starts Construction of Intelsat 27 Satellite

Intelsat S.A., the world’s leading provider of fixed satellite services, announced today that it has commenced construction of the Intelsat 27 satellite (IS-27). IS-27 will…

ENHANCED UHF SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS FOR DEPLOYED FORCES

Australian Defence Force Extends Hosted Payload Contract on Intelsat 22

Intelsat S.A., the world’s leading provider of fixed satellite services, announced today an expansion of its April 2009 agreement for UHF hosted payload services with…

Intelsat General Awarded $10.7 Million Contract to Provide X-Band Satellite Connectivity in Southwest Asia

Intelsat General Corporation has been awarded a contract by DRS Technical Services, Inc. to provide X-band satellite connectivity in Southwest Asia on two X-band satellites…

Intelsat General and Paradigm Announce Successful Satellite Connection to South Pole

Intelsat General Corp. and Paradigm Secure Communications, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Astrium, have teamed to develop broadband satellite service to the United States Amundsen-Scott South…

Internet Router in Space (IRIS) Testing Underway on IS-14 Satellite

SAN JOSE, Calif.  Cisco’s Space Router Successfully Operates in Orbit   Cisco announced today that its Internet Routing in Space (IRIS) technology has achieved a…

ENHANCED UHF SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS FOR DEPLOYED FORCES