Tag Archives Ku-band

A Better Way for Governments to Acquire the Latest in Satellite Technologies

New technology such as high-throughput satellites (HTS) have transformed space architecture and invigorated what had been a predictable global market. Countries of all sizes want…

Intelsat and OneWeb Announce Conditional Combination Agreement

Intelsat (NYSE: I) and OneWeb today announced that they have entered into a definitive combination agreement pursuant to which Intelsat and OneWeb will merge in…

Future of Ku-band for UAVs, C-band for Society’s Needs Supported at WRC-15

With exponential growth forecast worldwide for Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), the commercial satellite industry convinced delegates to the recent World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-15) that more…

A New Class of Protected Satellite Communications

A new category of space-based protected tactical communications passed an important test last month. Intelsat General participated in tests led by the U.S. Air Force…

Happy Holidays and 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards

Happy holidays from everyone at Intelsat General Corporation! We hope your holiday season is a joyous and peaceful one. We've assembled below the 2014 stories…

Q&A: Insights Into Intelsat EpicNG Applications

Intelsat’s new EpicNG satellites represent a major design breakthrough in a next-generation platform that will set the global standard for high-throughput technology. As we have…

Old Satellites Never Die, They Just Fade Away

Last month we said goodbye to a satellite that had served Intelsat General Corp. (IGC) and the United States well for the past five years.…