Ka-launch not the end for L-band in Maritime

A new study from Valour Consultancy forecasts 40% of maritime satellite service revenues will be allocated to L-band by 2018, despite a number of Ka-band solutions entering service this year. Many in the industry expect the launch of another VSAT technology to sound the death knell for the use of L-band at sea. Indeed, the [...]

By | 2016-11-18T13:51:42+00:00 January 21st, 2014|Categories: Aeronautical, Maritime|0 Comments

The Non-melting Ice Caps and Maritime Connectivity

Over the past decade or so, there has been huge media focus on receding ice caps with anthropogenic global warming cited as the undeniable cause. If nothing was done, millions of polar bears and penguins would find themselves homeless and the oceans would rise to levels unseen since Moses was given the unenviable task of [...]

By | 2016-11-18T13:51:44+00:00 January 6th, 2014|Categories: Maritime|0 Comments