Pacific Dataport Teams With OneWeb To Provide GEO / LEO Satellite Broadband Solutions For Alaska

January, 2020

Pacific Dataport, Inc. (“PDI”), an Alaska-based company established to provide affordable satellite broadband to all of Alaska and the surrounding Pacific Ocean Region, has entered into a distribution partnership with […]

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GEO smallsats emerging as a best-of-both-worlds approach

June, 2019

For a satellite industry torn between traditional geostationary comsats and LEO megaconstellations, GEO smallsats are emerging as a happy medium. When Swedish broadband service provider Ovzon began shopping around for […]

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PDI’s founders, SPI and Microcom, to work with Astranis to connect Alaska

January, 2019

SPI is pleased to announce the selection of Astranis to build a GEO high-throughput telecommunications microsatellite. This satellite procurement represents the first phase of PDI’s plans to bring affordable broadband […]

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Bangabandhu Satellite-1 Project Successful Completion and Handover

Dhaka, Bangladesh November, 2018

SPI is pleased to announce that, on November 9, 2018, the Bangabandhu Satellite-1 was handed over by Thales Alenia Space to the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) after SPI’s certification of […]

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White Paper – GEO Satellites vs. LEO Satellites

Bethesda, MD July, 2018

Abstract The socioeconomic benefits of broadband are well established.   To compete in the modern economy, broadband services are essential.  Populations with high broadband penetration generally excel and those with limited […]

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Congratulations on successful launch of Bangabandhu Satellite-1

Cocoa Beach, Florida May, 2018

Congratulations to the Government of Bangladesh for the successful launch on 11 May 2018 of its Bangabandhu Satellite-1 (“BS-1”), the country’s first national communications satellite system! BS-1 is a critical […]

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