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Tag: satellite communications

Viasat Shareholders OK Inmarsat Acquisition; Richard Baldridge QuotedM&A Activity

Viasat Shareholders OK Inmarsat Acquisition; Richard Baldridge Quoted

Shareholders at Viasat (Nasdaq: VSAT) approved the company’s proposed acquisition of Inmarsat that is expected to conclude in the second
Sigma Defense Buys Sub U Systems to Grow Tech Portfolio; Matt Jones QuotedM&A Activity

Sigma Defense Buys Sub U Systems to Grow Tech Portfolio; Matt Jones Quoted

Sigma Defense has acquired Sub U Systems for an undisclosed sum to expand technology offerings intended for tactical networking and
NASA Awards $278.5M in Commercial Satcom Services Demo Contracts to 6 VendorsContract Awards

NASA Awards $278.5M in Commercial Satcom Services Demo Contracts to 6 Vendors

Six companies have received $278.5 million in agreements from NASA to build and demonstrate space communication services as the agency
Envistacom’s Tech Development Business Spinoff to Operate as ‘Apothym Technologies Group’News

Envistacom’s Tech Development Business Spinoff to Operate as ‘Apothym Technologies Group’

Envistacom will spin off its technology development business unit – Advanced Technologies Group – into an independent company that will
Former NASA Astronaut Tim Kopra Appointed President at OneWeb TechnologiesExecutive Moves

Former NASA Astronaut Tim Kopra Appointed President at OneWeb Technologies

Tim Kopra, a former NASA astronaut who became commander of the International Space Station, has joined the U.S. proxy organization
Dave Wajsgras to Join Intelsat as CEOExecutive Moves

Dave Wajsgras to Join Intelsat as CEO

Dave Wajsgras, a two-decade aerospace and defense industry leader and a six-time Wash100 awardee, will assume the role of CEO
Iridium CEO Matt Desch Earns 8th Consecutive Wash100 Award RecognitionNews

Iridium CEO Matt Desch Earns 8th Consecutive Wash100 Award Recognition

Executive Mosaic is pleased to induct Matt Desch, CEO of Iridium Communications, into the 2022 class of its esteemed Wash100 Award, which
Intelsat Secures Nearly $7B in New Funds as Company Exits Chapter 11 ProcessFinancial Reports

Intelsat Secures Nearly $7B in New Funds as Company Exits Chapter 11 Process

Intelsat has secured $6.7 billion in new funds and reduced its debt by more than 50 percent after the satellite
Iridium Reports 6% Revenue Growth in Q4 2021, 3% for Government Segment; Matt Desch QuotedFinancial Reports

Iridium Reports 6% Revenue Growth in Q4 2021, 3% for Government Segment; Matt Desch Quoted

Iridium Communications (Nasdaq: IRDM) reported $155.9 million in total revenue for the fourth quarter of 2021, up 6 percent from
Kathy Morgan Promoted to Iridium Chief Legal Officer; Matt Desch QuotedExecutive Moves

Kathy Morgan Promoted to Iridium Chief Legal Officer; Matt Desch Quoted

Kathy Morgan, most recently vice president of corporate law at Iridium Communications (Nasdaq: IRDM), took on a new role as