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Gilat Announces Availability of SkyEdge IV Taurus-M, New Satellite Modem for Military and Government Markets

Gilat Announces Availability of SkyEdge IV Taurus-M, New Satellite Modem for Military and Government Markets

SkyEdge IV Taurus-M is backward compatible to SkyEdge II-c, providing investment protection and answering market demands for the smallest high-performance, rugged modem for mobile satellite communications

Petah Tikva, Israel, February 27, 2023 — Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (Nasdaq: GILT, TASE: GILT), a worldwide leader in satellite networking technology, solutions, and services, announced today the launch of SkyEdge IV Taurus-M, which is a new satellite modem product specifically designed for military and government markets.

The SkyEdge IV Taurus-M modem is backward compatible to SkyEdge II-c and, as such, protects past investments of customers whom have already adopted Gilat’s leading satellite network platform.

With a low SWAP (Size, Weight, and Power) that’s ideal for armored fighting vehicles and man-pack deployment, and compliance with MIL-STD-810F standards, Gilat’s SkyEdge IV Taurus-M answers market demands for the smallest, rugged, high-performance modem for mobile satellite communications.

Additionally, the Gilat SkyEdge IV Taurus-M is a fast-to-deploy and easy-to-operate military modem that sets a new standard for mission flexibility. It’s the smallest modem on the market that offers highly available, high-speed satellite communications for stationary and on-the-move (SOTM) operations.

“Whether carried in a backpack or mounted on a vehicle, Gilat’s new SkyEdge IV Taurus-M satellite modem stands ready to deliver superior performance, high availability, secure satellite communications, and bandwidth efficiency to those that need it most,” said Gil Elizov, VP Products at Gilat. “Appropriate for a wide variety of air, sea, and land-based missions, Gilat’s SkyEdge IV Taurus-M modem is in a unique position to address the critical need and growing market demand for highly-mobile satellite communications across the globe.”

More information about Gilat’s SkyEdge IV Taurus-M satellite modem, and the rest of the Taurus product line, can be found online at

About Gilat

Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ: GILT, TASE: GILT) is a leading global provider of satellite-based broadband communications.

With over 30 years of experience, we create and deliver deep technology solutions for satellite, ground and new space connectivity and provide comprehensive end-to-end solutions and services, powered by our innovative technology. We believe in the right of all people to be connected and are united in our resolution to provide communication solutions to all reaches of the world.

Delivering high value solutions, our portfolio is comprised of a cloud-based platform and high performance satellite terminals designed to work in harmony with satellite constellations, including Very High Throughput Satellites (VHTS) and Software-Defined Satellites (SDS) in multiple orbits; high performance Satellite On-the-Move (SOTM) antennas; and highly efficient, high-power Solid State Power Amplifiers (SSPA) and Block Upconverters (BUC).

Gilat’s comprehensive solutions support multiple applications with a full portfolio of products to address key applications including broadband access, mobility, cellular backhaul, military, government, and enterprise, all while meeting the most stringent service level requirements. For more information, please visit:

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