UAVs and Commercial Communications Satellites
Date of Event:
March 11th, 2014
16:30 - 17:45
Civil and military use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) continues to expand, driving growth in U.S. government demand for communications bandwidth. With UAV sensors and related backhaul continuing to respond to demand from government users, satellite operators and service providers view this market vertical key driver of strategic growth. How is the commercial satellite industry adapting to the unique requirements and strong demand driven by UAV growth? What new requirements will civil and military UAV operators apply, and how can the satellite industry adapt to continue to serve this important market?
Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer
VP of Advanced Technology
Frederick D. Moorefield Jr.
Director, Spectrum Policy and Programs
Director of Business and Advanced Systems Development, HALE Enterprise