Tag Archives: Wideband

Inmarsat Government’s Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch: Terminals a Key Area for DoD Wideband Satcom Opportunities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 9, 2018 — Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, senior vice president of government strategy and policy for Inmarsat Government, has noted that terminals are a key element in the findings of the Defense Department‘s analysis of alternatives on wideband satellite communications, ExecutiveBiz reported June 29. Space News reported June …

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Boeing Wins $111M For Wideband SATCOM Updates

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has won a $110.9 million contract modification to perform satellite engineering services for the U.S. Air Force, the Defense Department announced Monday. The company’s satellite systems unit will update digital channelizers on vehicles eight and nine of the Wideband Global SATCOM 7-9 constellation. Work under the firm-fixed-price contract …

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Harris Wins $75M for Falcon III Multiband Manpack Radios

Harris Corp. announced Monday it won a $75 million U.S. Air Force contract for Falcon III multiband manpack radios. The Melbourne, Fla.-based firm said the radios will provide next-generation wideband tactical communications for mission critical situations, close-air support, precision fires, MEDVAC and Collaborative chat. George Helm, president, Department of Defense …

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