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Satcom Innovation that Continues to Deliver for Mission-critical Emergency Response

July 07, 2020 Government Blog - Satcom Frontier

At Intelsat General, we continue to innovate solutions tailored to our customers’ evolving needs, particularly those performing mission-critical work on the front lines of emergency response, humanitarian aid and combat operations. In fact, our engineers and technical experts have spent decades supporting our customers’ disaster-recovery missi ... Read More

Intelsat General Supports Transmission of Live, High-Definition Video through Helicopter Blades

June 23, 2020 Government Blog - Satcom Frontier

Sending live, high-definition video from the cockpit of a helicopter through its rotor blades and up to a satellite – with no disruption and minimal data or signal loss – has previously proved challenging. But now, beyond-line-of-sight satellite communication from a helicopter is possible, and Intelsat satellites are playing a crucial role. Hu ... Read More

President’s Day Reflection on Service and Space

February 17, 2020 Government Blog - Satcom Frontier

Since the launch of Sputnik by the Soviet Union in 1957, U.S. Presidents have set the agenda for America’s forays into space. There’s a clear line from President Kennedy’s push to get to the moon to President Trump’s establishment of a Space Force, shaping how we bring American scientific and engineering prowess to bear for ... Read More

New FlexGround Service Delivers High-Speed Broadband to Forces in Remote Areas

September 12, 2019 Government Blog - Satcom Frontier

For more than five decades, Intelsat General has been providing the satellite capacity and the services needed by the U.S. and allied governments to support troops operating in the world’s hot spots. Satellite technology on the ground and in space has improved greatly in that time, so that yesterday’s large, bulky antennas have been replaced ... Read More