[SatNews] Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ: GILT) has announced that the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has selected its SatTrooper-1000 military Manpack terminal for advanced tactical field communications. The Manpack was tailor made to address the unique field requirements of the IDF ground forces. The SatTrooper-1000 will provide Israeli soldiers with dependable data, video and telephony at broadband speeds.
U.S. Defense spending dropped significantly in the last quarter of 2012. According to data compiled by Bloomberg News, military awards dropped 18 percent to $94.8 billion in the quarter ended December 31, 2012 from $115 billion in the previous quarter. Yet, even with these cuts there are still areas that are experiencing high growth within the defense industry. One of those areas is unmanned aircraft vehicles (UAV) or Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)…
[SatNews] Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ: GILT) will present its cellular backhaul solution at several key industry events occurring during April
Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. – a worldwide leader in satellite networking technology, solutions, and services – will be showcasing its new lightweight integrated airborne satellite communications solution for UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) at LAAD 2013, taking place April 9-12 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.