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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

Intelsat 14 Launch Successful; Offers Fresh Capacity Which Will Serve Three Regions

Intelsat, Ltd., the world’s leading provider of fixed satellite services, announced today that an Atlas V rocket provided by United Launch Alliance successfully launched the…

Cisco Router Sent Into Space Aboard Intelsat Satellite

A space-tolerant router designed by Cisco, the leading supplier of networking equipment and network management for the Internet, flew into orbit today aboard a satellite…

Intelsat General Selected as Preferred U.S. Distributor of Paradigm’s X-band, UHF Services

 Intelsat General Corp., an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of Intelsat Ltd., has been selected as the first preferred distributor in the United States of X-band and…

Australian Defence Force Contracts for Hosted Payload on New Intelsat Satellite

Intelsat, Ltd., the world’s leading provider of fixed satellite services, announced today that the Australian Defence Force (ADF) has agreed to purchase a specialized UHF…