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Military 5G designs, SATCOM on the move, ISR networks - Podcast

March 30, 2022

Defense integrators are starting to adopt 5G technology for satellite communications (SATCOM) on the move applications through various programs aimed at deploying commercial innovations more quickly to warfighters.


5G network from Hughes Network System chosen as testbed for DoD - News

March 21, 2022

GERMANTOWN, Md. Hughes Network Systems has won a contract worth $18 million contract from the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) to deploy a standalone 5G network at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, Washington. 


Multi-orbit, software-defined SATCOM capability demoed by Hughes and SES - News

September 24, 2021

GERMANTOWN, Md. Hughes Network Systems and SES announced the first demonstration of a new multi-orbit satellite communications (SATCOM) capability for remotely piloted aircraft (RPA).


Tactical communications via LEO satellites to be demonstrated by Hughes Network Systems and OneWeb for AFRL - News

May 05, 2021

WASHINGTON. Satellite provider Hughes Network Systems and low Earth orbit (LEO) satellite internet company OneWeb have been chosen by the U.S. Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) to demonstrate managed LEO satellite communications (SATCOM) services to connect the Arctic region to sites around the globe and facilitate tactical communications. 


NAVAIR and Hughes enhance communications contract for U.S. Coast Guard ISR, satcom - News

March 30, 2020
PATUXENT RIVER, Md. The U.S. Naval Air Systems (NAVAIR) has awarded Hughes Network Systems a $3.5 million follow-on contract to provide satellite communications systems integration for the U.S. Coast Guard on its HC-27J aircraft.

Gray Eagle UAV to be equipped with next-gen SATCOM tech - News

March 12, 2020
GERMANTOWN, Md. Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), broadband satellite networks and services company, announced it has won a Data Link Modernization (DLM) contract by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) to provide new advanced satellite communications (SATCOM) systems for the U.S. Army's MQ-1C Gray Eagle Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS).