Tag: ViaSat

Mark Dankberg Becomes Viasat Exec Chairman; Rick Baldridge to Serve as CEOExecutive Moves

Mark Dankberg Becomes Viasat Exec Chairman; Rick Baldridge to Serve as CEO

Mark Dankberg, chairman and former CEO of Viasat, has been named executive chairman at the Carlsbad, California-based communications firm and…
FCC Announces 386 Qualified Bidders for Potential $16B Rural Broadband Fund AuctionNews

FCC Announces 386 Qualified Bidders for Potential $16B Rural Broadband Fund Auction

The Federal Communications Commission has unveiled the list of 386 companies that are qualified to bid for up to $16B…
Microsoft to Advance Cloud-Based Satellite Data Processing With Azure OrbitalNews

Microsoft to Advance Cloud-Based Satellite Data Processing With Azure Orbital

Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has launched a ground station as a service designed to help customers communicate with their satellites and…
State Dept OKs Potential $350M Airlifter Equipment Sale to FranceNews

State Dept OKs Potential $350M Airlifter Equipment Sale to France

The State Department has cleared France's request to procure four AE-2100D turboprop engines, two updated Multifunctional, Information Distribution System-Low Volume Terminals and…
Viasat Closes $175M Common Stock Investment with Intercorp, The Baupost Group; Mark Dankberg QuotedM&A Activity

Viasat Closes $175M Common Stock Investment with Intercorp, The Baupost Group; Mark Dankberg Quoted

Viasat has closed a $175 million common stock investment from affiliates of Intercorp and The Baupost Group to expand partnership and grow…
Air Force Picks 27 Firms for $950M Joint All Domain C2 Support IDIQContract Awards

Air Force Picks 27 Firms for $950M Joint All Domain C2 Support IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force has awarded 27 companies spots on a potential five-year, $950M contract to develop and operate systems…
Viasat, Data Link Solutions Land Spots on $999M Navy MIDS Radio Terminals Production IDIQContract Awards

Viasat, Data Link Solutions Land Spots on $999M Navy MIDS Radio Terminals Production IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded Viasat (Nasdaq: VSAT) and Data Link Solutions positions on a potential five-year, $999M contract to produce, retrofit and sustain…
ViaSat Secures Potential $93M Air Force Handheld Radio Delivery IDIQContract Awards

ViaSat Secures Potential $93M Air Force Handheld Radio Delivery IDIQ

ViaSat (Nasdaq: VSAT) has been awarded a potential four-year, $93M contract to supply multimode handheld link radios and associated equipment…
Retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Darryl Burke Joins CACI in SVP Role; John Mengucci QuotedExecutive Moves

Retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Darryl Burke Joins CACI in SVP Role; John Mengucci Quoted

Darryl Burke, a retired U.S. Air Force major general, has joined CACI International (NYSE: CACI) as senior vice president for business strategy to the…
ViaSat Gets $100M Ceiling Increase to Navy Joint Tactical Radio Production IDIQContract Awards

ViaSat Gets $100M Ceiling Increase to Navy Joint Tactical Radio Production IDIQ

ViaSat (Nasdaq: VSAT) has received a $100.5M ceiling increase to a contract the U.S. Navy awarded in 2015 for software-based radio terminals…