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satcom

(ˈsætˌkɒm)
n
1. (Communications & Information) satellite communications
2. (Communications & Information) (as modifier): a satcom radio.
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Provide assured communications: Viasat's Best Available Network concept provides a global, redundant system for military to access Viasat's global Ku-band networks, its more advanced Ka-band networks, as well as the Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS) system.
It means that Fleet Xpress can be fully adopted by shipping companies in Japan without certified terminal hardware from Cobham SATCOM requiring separate testing.
GMSC 2015 confirms that SES are the proud leading sponsor and are accompanied by a vast range of sponsors including: Airbus Defence & Space, Advantech Wireless, Boeing, Eutelsat, Harris CapRock, Honeywell Aerospace, Hughes, Inmarsat, Intelsat General, Lockheed Martin, LuxGovSat, Newtec, Northrop Grumman, O3b Networks, Raytheon, Thales Alenia Space, Thales, ViaSat | Exhibitors: The Aerospace Corporation, Avanti, Comtech Telecommunications Corp, DataPath, ETL Systems, GATR Technologies, Get Sat, Nova Systems SATCOM, NSSLGlobal, Satcom Direct, Spectra Group, Vislink, WORK Microwave.
The book is an excellent introduction for those who have little or no experience in satellite communications but want to learn more about how the Army uses SATCOM in a Joint environment.
Although the military is undertaking an effort to greatly increase the information-carrying capacity of its organic military SATCOM (MILSATCOM) systems, the Transformational Communications Office will not be able to deliver a functional worldwide system until sometime in the second decade of this century.
Training and testing was successfully completed for multiple UHF SATCOM operations between Essex and Marines ashore using the Enhanced Manpack UHF Tactical (EMUT) Conical Logarithmic Spiral Mobile (CLSM) Antenna, an antenna typically used by Marines aboard in the Landing Forces Operations Center (LFOC) to communicate with forces ashore.
Brian Anderson, Americas Air Transport Sales Manager for Cobham SATCOM, said: We are delighted to have United Airlines utilising Cobhams AVIATOR 300D satcom in support of SB-Safety in the North Atlantic Airspace.
Currently, dismounted troops can employ SATCOM in the form of antennae and SATCOM terminals to enable such communications.
General Dynamics SATCOM Technologies said it has received a contract from PASCOM, a satellite communications integrator in Chile, for an advanced Earth station antenna reflector and communications signal feed design.
Before Devine and Team CSS Communications provided the CSS SATCOM system, Combat Service Support warfighters--the logisticians of the battlefield--did not have their own dedicated communications network on the battlefield.
Rockwell Collins and Raytheon have been involved in the Milstar EHF program since its inception and have been providing the US military with Ground and Air-borne Command Post terminals, Secure Mobile Anti-jam Reliable Tactical terminals, Single Channel Anti-jam Man-portable terminals and Navy EHF SATCOM terminals.