Via Satellite: NSR’s 14 Predictions for Space in 2021

As we (thankfully) close the books on 2020 and look forward to a hopeful restart in 2021, NSR was asked to provide their top predictions for the space industry in 2021. The prognostications below cut across all segments of the industry, but all have one theme in common…

Cruising to Higher Bandwidth

Today, the passenger maritime segment is one of the best-connected satellite-enabled end-users around. With record-breaking throughputs in the news over the last 12 months, the passenger maritime sector continues to provision vessels with higher and higher data rates.

Cruising for Higher Throughputs — NSR Releases New Maritime SATCOM Report

SATNEWS – As the end of summer nears, the cruise industry ‘big season’ is in full swing.  With over 100 new ocean-going cruise ships expected to enter the Maritime SATCOM market over the next ten years, and the ‘always-on’ life-style of travelers these days – the bandwidth demand (and revenue potential) for cruise connectivity is.

Cruise ships demanding high satellite bandwidth

NSR quoted in ADVANCED TELEVISION – It cannot be denied that if you put three or four thousand passengers, and a near-similar number of crew, aboard a cruise ship they are going to want connectivity. A report from Northern Sky Research (NSR) says that “there are few satellite sectors that are seeing such record levels.