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Intelsat Supports Transmission of Live, High-Definition Video through Helicopter Blades

Sending live, high-definition video from the cockpit of a helicopter through its rotor blades and up to a satellite – with no disruption and minimal…

Advancing ground force missions around the globe with FlexGround

In any military operation, staying connected and moving rapidly is of critical importance. Ground forces must have the available bandwidth to enable all applications—sensor data,…

New FlexGround Service Delivers High-Speed Broadband to Forces in Remote Areas

For more than five decades, Intelsat General has been providing the satellite capacity and the services needed by the U.S. and allied governments to support…

Intelsat General Introduces FlexGround: The Optimal Solution for Mobility without Sacrificing Speed

High Data Rates, Compact Terminals and Anti-Jamming Capabilities Ensure Mission Success—Even in the Most Austere Environments Flexible, Pay-As-You-Go Service Plans Combined with Global Availability Enable…

Jim Bridenstine Brings Understanding of Commercial Technology to His New Role as NASA Administrator

The recent Senate confirmation of Rep. Jim Bridenstine as NASA’s 13th administrator bodes well for a fresh perspective that can benefit both the agency and…

Stretched Air Mobility Command Needs Better Comms to Meet Global Mission

The U.S. Air Force’s Air Mobility Command (AMC) is stretched thin across the world. Constant operations and disaster relief flights have created a situation in…

Spreading Critical DoD Space Capabilities Over More Satellites

For decades, the most secure and protected U.S. military satellite network has served both a strategic and a tactical purpose. But now with space becoming…

IGC Team Will Continue on the Same Path

It’s an exciting time to become President of Intelsat General Corp. – a time of challenges and opportunities, and a time that includes a great…

Military SatCom Health Should Drive Decision Making, not Delay It

With growing concern about emerging or potential threats in space, the U.S. military is challenged to maintain and enhance capabilities to cope with an uncertain…

Satellite Communications for Global Broadband Mobility

LEO and GEO Satellite Systems – A Primer

In recent months, there has been a great deal of market activity occurring across the satellite ecosystem – from ground technology, to launch vehicle innovation…

Security in Space

With every passing day, the types and sources of cyber threats against satellite communications networks appear to increase. Protecting customer data against threats from state-sponsored…