Products and Services MarketPlace Profiles Showcased at SATELLITE 2017 and CABSAT 2017

Profiles of products and services showcased at SATELLITE 2017 in Washington, D.C. and CABSAT 2017 in Dubai, UAE. To view the profiles click here. You will need Adobe Acrobat reader to view the profiles.


SMV Presents the First FreeView Satellite TV Platform

Jakarta, Indonesia, March 1, 2017--PT Sarana Media Vision (SMV) today announced the launch of its premiere nationwide Free-to-View DTH satellite television service called “SMV FreeSat TV” in Indonesia. The new platform is available across all of Indonesia via the ABS satellites covering Indonesia. SMV FreeSat TV will be free-to-view and will initially feature over 60 domestic and international channels with plans to expand to over 100 channels in the coming months.

With a diverse genre of programming including entertainment, kids, movies, music, religion, news, ethnic and educational content, this service will appeal to every member of the family.

Spanish Companies Develop Satellite Connection Terminal for AVE High-speed Trains

Madrid, Spain, February 16, 2017--HISPASAT, together with other Spanish companies, has developed a satellite-based mobile connection solution used for PlayRenfe, the new Wi-Fi connectivity, content and services platform on-board Renfe's AVE high-speed trains, awarded to Telefónica in November 2015. This solution, developed by Spanish companies, is the only one that has all of the certifications required by train manufacturers, operators and authorities.

Comtech Xicom Corp. Receives US$ 2.5 Million in Orders for Solid-State High-Power Amplifiers for Military Customers

Santa Clara, Calif. February 15, 2017-- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL) announced today that during its second quarter of fiscal 2017, its Santa Clara, California-based subsidiary, Comtech Xicom Technology Inc., which is part of Comtech's Commercial Solutions segment, has received US$ 2.5 million in orders to supply an array of solid-state high-power amplifiers to a military integrator. The orders included C-band, X-band and Ku-band SSPA products for use in highly mobile satellite communications (SATCOM) systems providing voice, data, video conferencing, internet and high resolution video connectivity for military forces deployed world-wide. Comtech Xicom's SSPA products feature robust designs ensuring highly efficient and reliable operation in challenging global environments.

Advantech Wireless to Showcase New Advanced Military-Grade Satellite Modem at Satellite 2017

Montreal, Canada, February 14, 2017–Advantech Wireless, a global leader in satellite broadband communications solutions, will showcase its new AMT-83L military-grade satellite modem at the Satellite 2017 Exhibition that will take place March 7-9, 2017 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington. D.C.

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Announces $3.3 Million Location-Based Service Maintenance and Support Contract

Melville, N.Y., February 13, 2017--Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq: CMTL) announced today that during the second quarter of fiscal 2017, its Commercial Solutions segment has received a contractual agreement from a global mobile network operator worth $3.3 million for maintenance and support services that will address a range of location-based services (LBS) platforms.

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Receives $1.6 Million Order for Location Gateway and Positioning Equipment

Melville, NY, February 6, 2017-Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL) announced today that during the second quarter of fiscal 2017, its Commercial Solutions segment has received a US$ 1.6 million funded order from a major U.S. mobile network operator for the supply of Location Gateway and Location Positioning products.

Advantech Wireless Wins Multi-million Dollar Contract for Ruggedized Military Grade SATCOM Terminals and Advanced GaN based Amplifiers

Montreal, Canada, February 1, 2017–Advantech Wireless, a global leader in satellite broadband communications solutions, announced today it has receivedmulti-million dollar contract from a NATO member countryto provide its ruggedized military grade SATCOM terminals including the new advanced line of GaN (Gallium Nitride) based Solid State Power Amplifiers.

FlexLink K7-Pro Switch Matrix Now with Extended L-Band

Lorsch, Germany, January 18, 2017--With more then 290 Switch Matrix systems of its FlexLink series in operation around the globe, RF Design announce that its scalable Switch Matrix system "FlexLink K7-Pro" is now supporting extended L-Band frequency range (850...2450MHz) making it a future proof solution, ready also for Ka-Band and HTS applications.

ABS Issued Operator Licenses for Papua New Guinea

Hong Kong, January 17, 2017-ABS announced it has been granted the Network, Applications and Gateway Operator licenses to serve Papua New Guinea (PNG) from the National Information and Communications Technology Authority (NICTA).  The licenses awarded will allow ABS to operate as a telecom operator as well as a satellite service provider.