satellite communications

May 2007
By Maryann Lawlor

Once launched with the appropriate communications payloads, satellites in geosynchronous orbit will provide converged communications capabilities worldwide on the W band.
“They” say it can’t be done, but this visionary is determined to prove them wrong.

May 2007
By Rita Boland

The AN/PSC-14 combines a Broadband Global Area Network (BGAN) terminal with an inline encryptor. The integration of the components creates a secure satellite terminal small enough to fit into a rucksack.
Companies collaborate to generate secure communications tool that requires less equipment.