Hughes to Showcase Tactical Satellite Solutions at Global MilSatCom 2011

Germantown, Md., November 14, 2011 --[ASDWire]-- Hughes Network Systems, LLC (Hughes) will exhibit its range of satellite-based tactical communications solutions at the 13th annual Global MilSatCom Conference and Exhibition, which will be held at the Millennium Conference Centre, London from 29 November - 1 December 2011. "Military budgets across the globe continue to see cuts during this time of economic austerity," said Rick Lober, vice president and general manager of Hughes Defence and Intelligence Systems Division. "Hughes offers advanced communications solutions that can help the military meet its vital mission requirements while reducing operational costs through utilization of commercially-proven technologies, such as bandwidth optimization." Hughes will showcase its diverse offerings of tactical communications-on-the-move (COTM), high-bandwidth satellite solutions, including beyond-line-of-sight (BLOS) and COTM systems for worldwide deployment. Hughes solutions support the requirements of land-mobile, maritime, and airborne network-centric communications, and hold numerous government security and industry standard certifications for interoperability among Coalition forces. "Global MilSatCom offers a valuable forum to showcase our unrivalled capability in providing tactical broadband solutions that meet the demanding requirements of today's military," said Christopher Britton, managing director, Hughes Europe.

Source: Hughes Network Systems
Date: Nov 14, 2011