ViaSat, VSE Ink $1.5 Million Terminal Deal
Carlsbad, Calif.-based ViaSat‘s LINKWAY satellite terminals will be used by U.S. military camera crews to securely transmit video and still imagery from combat positions to headquarters, to command locations in the field, and to the U.S.-based facilities.
ViaSat [Nasdaq: VSAT] became engaged in the effort to offer a mobile, rapid deployment network to the military as a subcontractor in a $1.5 million deal with Alexandria, Va.-based VSE Corp. Thenetwork would feature ViaSat’s VSAT terminals, self-pointing antennas, and special power systems to enable users to rapidly set up and operate the system in virtually any location.
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