UK-based mobile satellite communications firm Inmarsat is planning to launch the European Aviation Network (EAN) inflight Wi–Fi platform for the business aviation market by January 2019. The business rollout follows EAN’s successful launch in the commercial airline market. In April, Inmarsat’s aviation business unit president Philip Balaam was READ MORE
NBN is set to launch a new wholesale business-grade satellite service for remote and rural Australia, focusing on areas where to date there may have been limited or no coverage with no fixed line service. The move builds on an A$184 million deal struck with Speedcast READ MORE
The Australian federal government has revealed just how much money it will allocate to the establishment of a space agency and its industry, while also promising several million dollars in funding to defend the nation’s parliament from cybersecurity threats.
By augmenting fifth generation (5G) mobile networks with next-generation satellite capabilities, satellite operators have a clear opportunity to become key players in the emerging 5G ecosystem, according to UK-based data and analytics firm GlobalData. GlobalData said sluggish speeds, high latency and lower reliability compared to traditional fibre READ MORE