APEX: APEX Tech Webinar: Are Inter-Satellite Links the Future of IFC ?

This discussion led into the first of the webinar’s key topics: “Tailwinds propelling airlines toward broadband mega-constellations.” [NSR Consultant] Grady set the scene with a short presentation outlining the fact that many LEO satellites, with their smaller area of focus compared to GEOs, spend their time over the ocean where there’s no target population, creating.

Apex: How Will Isotropic Systems’ Antenna Platform Affect IFC?

Christopher Baugh, president of Northern Sky Research (NSR), commented, “Terminal advancements made in 2020 will play a pivotal role in bringing new LEO and MEO high-throughput satellite capacity to the aero market, bringing long-awaited IFC expectations more closely in line with the technical realities and capabilities aboard commercial, business and government aircraft.”