It was recently announced that Comtech PST Corp has received orders to the tune of $1.9 million for high-powered amplifiers. The orders are reported to be from a leading satellite communications systems and electronics provider, although the source has not been named yet.
The amps form part of SATCOM systems for air-to-satellite-to-ground aviation satellite communications and allow access to Inmarsat’s SwiftBroadband, Aero-H and Aero-I services. Access to the satellite communications network gives multi-channel voice, data and fax capabilities for commercial and business aviation satellite communications in both flight deck and cabin areas of the aircraft.
Fred Kornberg, CEO and President of Comtech Telecommunications Corporation, said, “These orders are ongoing evidence of our capabilities in delivering innovative commercial aircraft amplifier products as well as the robust demand of commercial aerospace market. We are proud of our long-standing relationship with this premier supplier of aviation satellite communications systems.”
SATCOM systems onboard aircraft can offer airlines great flexibility when it comes to satellite communications services. On the flight deck and cabin alike, the growing demand for seamless, high quality communications drives a need for reliability.
Aviation satellite communications service providers, such as ARINC, strive to continually stay ahead, furnishing the industry with innovative solutions for flight operations and passenger communications.