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Hughes Network Systems‘ defense and intelligence systems division has worked with partners Boeing, General Dynamics, Northrop Grumman and DataPath to test the video transmission capability of its satellite communications system for airborne platforms. Hughes said Monday the test demonstrated the real-time transmission of high-definition video from a NorthStar Aviation Bell 407MRH helicopter via Inmarsat‘s Global Xpress I-5 F2 satellite. “High-definition […] More
Rick Lober serves as vice president and general manager of Hughes Network Systems‘ defense and intelligence systems division, an organization that delivers satellite communication technologies and services to defense and intelligence agencies. In this capacity, he manages a portfolio of fixed Ku, Ka and X band very small aperture terminals as well as mobilesat and […] More
Communications sector executives such as Hughes Network Systems“™ Rick Lober and Inmarsat“™s Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch discussed the various system-level approaches to mobility services for the military in a panel discussion at Satellite 2015, C4ISR & Networks reported Wednesday. Cowen-Hirsch, Inmarsat senior vice president of government policy and strategy, said she believes mobility needs to be seen as a ubiquitous […] More
Rick Lober, vice president and general manager of Hughes Network Systems‘ defense and intelligence systems division, will participate in a panel discussion at the Satellite Industry Association’s SATELLITE 2015 conference this week in Washington. The company said Friday the “Government Mobility Solutions: Offering Flexibility in an Uncertain World” panel will focus on military requirements for mobility and their […] More
Airbus‘ defense and space business has partnered with Hughes Network Systems to develop an X-band satellite terminal for a new service that works to provide video, voice and data services for military operations. Hughes said Monday it will integrate its modem and waveform solutions with Airbus’ Skynet military communications satellite system to deliver a lightweight and man-portable terminal for […] More
        A team led by ATK and including Hughes Network Systems has demonstrated how sensor-generated information could be transmitted using a commercial low-Earth-orbit satellite technology. The companies demonstrated the method for the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Center and sought to show the potential uses of commercial satellite infrastructure for scientific, disaster recovery […] More
Hughes Network Systems has updated its communications-on-the-move microsat system to deliver data transfer speeds of up to 10 megabits per second over geostationary satellites. The company demonstrated the increased throughput at an event attended by industry partners and government clients. The microsat system works to transmit video and data through an aircraft“™s rotor blades over […] More
Hughes Network Systems has developed a new microsat system to transmit video and data over satellite communications links, using several types of platforms. The company’s communications-on-the-move microsat system transmitted full-motion video through an aircraft’s rotor blades without packet loss during a recent test, Hughes said Monday. Hughes tested the system on both different military and […] More
Rick Lober is vice president and general manager for defense and intelligence systems at Hughes Network Systems, where he applies the company’s satellite communications and technologies to the defense and intelligence communities. The 25-year industry veteran oversees how the company applies satellite communications on-the-move for both ground based an airborne platforms. He recently caught up […] More
Hughes Network Systems has been awarded a contract to provide airborne and maritime tactical communications solutions for an international partner, Hughes announced Tuesday. Hughes will provide its HX System, which the company says provides full Internet Protocol functionality and enhanced security standards to meet the unique requirements of ISR applications. “Our powerful and field proven […] More
  Rick Lober, vice president and general manager of the defense and intelligence systems division at Hughes Network Systems, recently spoke with ExecutiveBiz on the role satellite technology has in the C4ISR landscape. Lober, who oversees the company“™s satellite communications technologies, application to the intelligence community and worldwide defense market, describes how satellites fit in […] More
Hughes Network Systems has won a contract to provide the necessary satellite communications for a government agency to use an airborne solution for in-flight intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance. Contract work will include air segment, ground segment and network management services. The solution will employ Hughes’ advanced HX system, which “is ideal for airborne systems as it has […] More
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