Tag Archives: broadband services

SpaceX President, COO Gwynne Shotwell Receives Fourth Wash100 Award

Gwynne Shotwell President

Gwynne Shotwell, president and chief operating officer of SpaceX, has received a 2021 Wash100 Award, the most prestigious award in all of government contracting (GovCon), for driving company growth, developing groundbreaking space technology and expanding our space capabilities. This marks the fourth time in her federal career that Shotwell has won a Wash100 Award. 

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Intelsat to Launch 1st Boeing-Built EpicNG Satellite in January; Stephen Spengler Comments

ExecutiveBiz - Intelsat to Launch 1st Boeing-Built EpicNG Satellite in January; Stephen Spengler Comments

Intelsat has scheduled a launch of the first Boeing-built Intelsat EpicNG satellite aboard Arianespace‘s Ariane 5 ECA rocket for Jan. 27, 2016 to provide mobility and broadband services across the Americas and North Atlantic region. Intelsat 29e will work to deliver a digital payload that supports high-throughput connectivity for commercial and government users, Intelsat said …

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Intelsat Launches SSL-Built Intelsat 34 Satellite; Stephen Spengler Comments

ExecutiveBiz - Intelsat Launches SSL-Built Intelsat 34 Satellite; Stephen Spengler Comments

Intelsat has launched its latest satellite aboard an Ariane 5 rocket to provide C- and Ku-band connectivity for direct-to-home, cable programming and broadband services. The company said Thursday the Intelsat 34 satellite will serve as the replacement to the Intelsat 805 and Galaxy 11 satellites in the company’s video distribution network for Latin America. California-based commercial …

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TCS Puts O3b Networks’ Satellite Services on GSA IT Schedule 70

ExecutiveBiz - TCS Puts O3b Networks' Satellite Services on GSA IT Schedule 70

TeleCommunication Systems has agreed to offer the satellite products and services of its channel partner O3b Networks to TCS’ government clients via the GSA IT Schedule 70 contract vehicle. TCS said Monday O3b’s medium Earth-orbit constellation provides broadband satellite services with up to 1.6 Gbps data throughput and LTE support. O3b’s satellite products include satellite terminals, antennas, gateway equipment and block …

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Astrium to Distribute Inmarsat’s Global Broadband Service; Rupert Pearce Comments

ExecutiveBiz - Astrium to Distribute Inmarsat's Global Broadband Service; Rupert Pearce Comments

Inmarsat and EADS‘ Astrium subsidiary have partnered to deliver broadband services to Astrium’s worldwide market base. Astrium Services will provide Inmarsat’s Global Xpress broadband network to maritime, defense and government segments in Europe under a strategic distribution partnership deal, the companies said Thursday. Rupert Pearce, Inmarsat CEO, said the partnership extends …

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