Satnews Daily
November 14th, 2011

Hughes' Solutions at Global MilSatCom 2011  

[SatNews] Just because your budget has been cut, doesn't mean you need to suffer blood loss...

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 Defense 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 unrivaled capability in providing tactical broadband solutions that meet the demanding requirements of today’s military,” said Christopher Britton, managing director, Hughes Europe.

Global MilSatCom is the largest event of its type in Europe and will include a wide range of international military leaders addressing the attendees. For more information on Global MilSatCom 2011, visit.