Smallsats: Which Pathway to the Stars?

As the satellite industry continues to be captivated by rising smallsat popularity, trends and practices are taking hold that will direct the path to sustained success. Many commercial players are pursuing high volume constellations, while militaries are considering ad-hoc projects, universities increasing lead their own missions, and government players look to complement other assets. At.

Satellite Mobility Markets: The Crowd Favorites

As the satellite industry shifts focus from the cash-cow of video to a data-centric world, it appears the market has found mobility applications shining bright with stunning growth prospects. But which mobility markets deserve the most attention? It’s fair to say that in-flight connectivity is ‘getting all the love’, but do maritime markets offer a.

Wireless Backhaul – The Future of Satcom in the Zettabyte Era

Mobile growth continues unabated, with mobile data demand rising exponentially in all regions.  As mobile users demand more, however, terrestrial resources are ever straining to keep up.  On the surface, satellite’s ability to provide coverage, HTS cost reductions and broadcast/multicast support would seem like a perfect gap filler for mobile network operators.  However, the satellite.

Flat Panel Antennas: The Holy Grail of HTS Success?

The steamroller of HTS capacity, combined with falling transponder prices, requires a thoughtful assessment of the critical technologies expected to play a key role in closing the business case for satellite operators.  Today, the satellite industry seeks to further its growth by accessing markets such as M2M/IoT, consumer broadband and mobility, and the ground equipment via.

The In-Flight Connectivity Market: A Boom for the Satellite Industry?

This webinar provided an in-depth overview of demand for airline passenger connectivity, ISR missions and crew communication will shape the Aeronautical Satcom market. As the satellite industry gains ground in this emerging market, NSR projects close to 80,000 in-service units will drive revenues of $3.4 billion within the next decade. The Aeronautical Satcom market will.