Sharif Mahmood, CEO of Yahsat, said: "The Thuraya acquisition provides us with an ideal opportunity to grow and diversify our business, bolstering our satellite solutions capabilities on both government and commercial fronts." "By integrating the portfolios of the two companies, we will together be able to offer a comprehensive mobile and fixed satellite
services portfolio." Yahsat has also named Marcus Vilaa as Thuraya's chief technical officer.
The company delivers a full portfolio of fixed satellite
solutions (C-Band, Ku- Band, Ka-Band, X-Band and UHF) and mobile satellite solutions (Inmarsat, Thuraya and Iridium) to aeronautical, land-mobile and maritime users in multiple markets, including U.S.
As a result, every element in the value chain is expected to optimize its operations to provide customized end-to-end fixed satellite
TechNavio's analysts forecast the Fixed Satellite
Service Market in APAC to grow at a CAGR of 6.78 percent over the period 2014-2018.
Under this modification, financial details of which were not available, Hughes can now offer bandwidth tokens for small office/home office (SOHO) Internet; redeployable satellites for Fixed Satellite
Services (FSS) and move, add, change (MAC) services for both SOHO and FSS.
NSR's Satellite Operator Financial Analysis study is an industry first analysis of key qualitative and quantitative metrics that assess all the prime financial criteria of Fixed Satellite
Services (FSS) operators.
The company's products include mobile and fixed satellite
telephones, simplex and duplex satellite data modems, the SPOT family of mobile satellite consumer products including the SPOT Satellite GPS Messenger(TM) and flexible airtime service packages.
Bob Baker, the company chief executive officer for Vizada Americas, said, 'Vizada's approach to the market is to offer the widest, most complete selection of mobile and fixed satellite
solutions for air, sea and land.
The Lockheed Martin A2100 geosynchronous spacecraft series is designed to meet a wide variety of telecommunications needs including Ka-band broadband and broadcast services, fixed satellite
services in C-band and Ku-band, high-power direct broadcast services using the Ku-band frequency spectrum and mobile satellite services using UHF, L-band, and S-band payloads.
Intelsat, a provider of fixed satellite
services, has formed an alliance with BT that expands the reach of its IntelsatOne terrestrial network to new locations in Europe, Africa and Asia.
The Intelsat New Dawn is a joint venture between a consortium led by Convergence Partners and Intelsat SA, a leading provider of fixed satellite
The contract supports the two fixed satellite
ground stations based within the UAE, the network management system and the maintenance of a significant number of remote ground stations ranging from manpacks to large transportable terminals.