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Get SAT Introduces Two New FULLY Electronic KU ESA Solutions for Aviation, Land, and Maritime
March 17, 2022

New FULLY Electronic KU ESA Solutions

Get SAT is proud to introduce its two newest electronically steerable antennas (ESA), the LESA Aero Ku and the Sling Blade KU Land Maritime (LM). Designed from the ground up for Multi-Orbit/Multi-Constellation operations. These Ku ESA designs use Get SAT’s breakthrough 2D fully electronically steered antenna (ESA) system for SATCOM-on-the-move connectivity. Get SAT’s ESA systems are fully integrated, all in one terminal that are scalable in size and performance to fit various applications in the air, on land, or at sea.

LESA Aero Ku is a small, compact solution that will support all ranges of airborne platforms sizes to include wide-body aircraft, executive aviation, and rotary-wing operations, basically any in-flight connectivity. Its low-profile design makes it perfect for integration on any aviation platform to include already in place fuselage mount designs. LESA also enables the end-user the ability to switch from LEO to GEO operations on the move in an instant providing true multi-Orbit operations.

Sling Blade Ku LM is Get SAT’s latest design for use with land and maritime on the move platforms with the most stringent of environmental requirements. The Sling Blade Ku LM will provide a fully integrated package including modems. Sling Blade Ku LM’s low profile, compact design allows for a myriad of installation options to support a range of military and commercial use cases. Its Multi-Orbit capabilities will allow government and military planners to support a robust PACE plan for C5ISR requirements.

Get SAT’s two new ESA designs have a number of key features: both have 2D beam steering, are full-duplex, and conduct handover between satellites in <800ms, in addition to multi-beam operation. Designed with no moving parts, no calibration is required therefore providing long-term reliability and lower maintenance costs. They are optimized for mobile connectivity, have a short acquisition time, and excel in high dynamic tracking in harsh environments.

Kfir Benjamin, Get Sat CEO says: “Get Sat has listened to our valued customers and partners. These two new Ku ESA designs are a culmination of two years of data and requirement gathering from our most valued Government and Military end-users. We are extremely proud to deliver what we feel will be a critical piece in future C5ISR planning to provide no-fail communications in the harshest environments”

Meet us at booth #1542, Satellite 2022 Show at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center Washington, DC.

About Get SAT
Get SAT is the leading provider of Micronized Satellite Terminals. The InterFlat is the latest breakthrough in antenna panel technology, providing the world’s highest efficiency performance in the smallest package. Combining the InterFlat with our state-of-the-art control and tracking mechanism, creates the most powerful and fully contained satellite terminal system. The InterFlat is a leap forward in capability and SWaP, enabling us to provide truly portable, full-duplex, wide-band satellite communications. Get SAT customers include top-tier defense, commercial and technology companies. The Get SAT team is composed of industry-leading experts with multi-disciplinary skills, dedicated to providing an exceptional, agile, and affordable customer experience.


Get SAT CONTACT:
Ayala Pinhasi
+972-76-5300700
info@getsat.com

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Get SAT wins Multi-Million Dollar U.S Government Contract
January 31, 2022

Milli SAT-EX Ka-band miniaturized terminal integrated with the
 R4 Integration, Inc. Multi-Purpose Hatch System (MPHS) 
Supports airborne satellite communications-on-the-move requirements

31st January 2022 – Get SAT an innovator in lightweight satellite communication terminals for ground, airborne, and maritime applications, today announced that it has been awarded, in partnership with R4 Integration, the premier provider of airborne roll-on/roll-off communication systems for U.S. and partner government aircraft; that it has been awarded a multi-million-dollar contract by a U.S. Government agency to provide satellite communication for C-130 airplanes.

The agency selected Get SAT’s Milli SAT EX Ka-band terminal, a compact all-in-one, communications-on-the-move (COTM) Ka-band solution. This lightweight satellite terminal is tailored to meet mission-critical requirements of C-130 airborne applications without requiring timely and costly modifications to the aircraft. The Milli SAT EX offers unmatched performance in an extremely compact, small package of 22kg weight. Optimized for voice, video, and data transmission. It can provide high bandwidth data throughput exceeding 30 Mbps with HTS satellites

Combined with the R4’s low-profile Ka-band Multi-Purpose Hatch System (MPHS), Milli SAT-EX supports roll-on/roll-off requirements of the most demanding customers and alleviates design concerns of large radomes. It supports Command, Control, Computers, Communications, Cyber, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C5ISR) critical missions during dire and emergent situations, including enroute planning on all C-130/L-100 variants of aircraft. Furthermore, the MPHS system weighs 50 percent less than previous hatch mount solutions. With industry leading Size, Weight and Power (SWaP), the unit provides critical Beyond Line of Sight (BLOS) high-throughput communications capability to the aircraft.

Get SAT CEO, Kfir Benjamin, reported: “The U.S. Government has once again entrusted complex and secure SATCOM missions to our team, this time in support of challenging airborne applications. Partnered with R4 Integration, we have delivered our leading-edge communications platforms that enable the government agency to meet its critical operational needs. Get SAT is committed to providing on-the-move satcom platforms reaching the highest specifications and standards, and we are proud that our solutions are already operating in the field and within airborne environments."

Get SAT Vice President of North America, Jason Stephens, reported: “The new Milli SAT-EX MPHS, developed in cooperation with R4, is a much-needed solution for C-130 platforms to provide on demand C5ISR updates to enroute troops. Get SAT and R4 continues to provide commanders at the tactical edge, the satcom solutions needed for success.”

John Parsley, President of R4 stated, “We were fortunate to work with Get SAT to deliver a fully integrated, hybrid solution that meets the fast-changing communication requirements of airborne forces. Together with Get SAT, we provide the seamless global mobility, high-throughput and interoperability for mission-critical airborne operations.”

Contacts
Get SAT
Ayala Pinhasi                
+972-76-5300-700         
+1-571-501-5150           
info@getsat.com   

R4 Integration, Inc
Ed Arcemont
Vice President
+1-850-226-6913, #1217 
 info@r4-integration.com

About Get SAT
A privately held company located in Rehovot, Israel, Get SAT Communications provides portable and extremely efficient antenna and terminals that offer high-data-rate communications for ground, air, and maritime applications

About R4
R4 is a privately owned, Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) providing aircraft system engineering design, aircraft modification, avionics equipment integration, and airworthiness certification support. R4 is a diversified, high technology company, supporting fixed and rotary wing platforms with an experienced staff that provides turn-key solutions from design through airworthiness certification. For more information, visit https://r4-integration.com

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Get SAT Introduces New Micronized Mobile Broadband SATCOM Terminals for SES’s O3b network
January 20, 2022

Versatile, Lightweight SATCOM Terminals Support Market-leading Data Communications on the Move Solutions Powered by SES’s O3b constellation

Rehovot, Israel – Jan 20, 2022 – Get SAT, a leading manufacturer of efficient portable satcom terminals offering high data-rate satellite communication for ground, air and maritime applications, announced it's Milli SAT H and Milli SAT W have been successfully tested on the SES’s O3b network and can provide versatile data communications of up to 20 Mbps for mobile applications. Unlike other terminals in the industry which require two terminals to be used with the O3b constellation operating in medium earth orbit (MEO), Get SAT terminals users can use a single terminal weighing around 15kg to access the O3b network. Operation includes seamless handover from satellite to satellite, leading to significant savings on equipment, installation, and maintenance.

SES’s O3b is the only commercially successful non-geostationary satellite communications system providing high-throughput, low-latency, carrier-grade capabilities for a variety of applications, including communications on the move (COTM). Ranging from 20-60 cm, Get SAT’s micronized terminals are designed to deliver broadband communications with a high data rate and low latency. Combined with SES’s O3b, Get SAT’s terminals provide highly versatile solutions for applications that require smaller terminals, delivering an in-vehicle on-the-move broadband experience for a mobile office or tactical missions. The lightweight LM terminals also boast a significant SWaP (Size, Weight and Power) position within the government market, to work effectively with Class 2 UAVs.

As the leading provider of a new generation small terminals, Get SAT sets the standard for lightweight, small-sized, and low-power consumption communication devices. The company’s advanced-tracking technologies, specifically designed for on-the-move applications, apply a miniaturized interlaced flat panel antenna that combines receive and transmit elements and is capable of moving at speeds of 200 degrees per second. Get SAT terminals support extremely dynamic platforms. The data transfer rate is being kept while on the move in challenging environmental conditions, which are enabled by the quick and seamless handover between O3b satellites.

“Get SAT’s unique terminal solution brings the power of SES’s low-latency, high-throughput O3b service to the tactical edge, enabling any government vehicle to operate on-the-move with the full set of live video, situational awareness and cloud-based tools critical to government operations,” said Jack Deasy, VP of Government Product Management at SES. “With our next-generation soon-to-be-launched constellation, O3b mPOWER, we will be deepening our collaboration with Get SAT to develop and test expanded services.”

“Our terminals achieve much more at a smaller size and weight. By moving to a single terminal, customers on O3b networks can simplify installation challenges, and optimize location placement on mobile platforms,” commented Get SAT CEO Kfir Benjamin. “We are proud to be a leader of easy to implement ‘on-the-move’ broadband communications programs.”
Get SAT’s terminals are based on the patented InterFLAT flat panel antenna technologies, which miniaturize components without sacrificing quality. Get SAT is an industry leader, as it creates next-generation terminals and solutions engineered specifically to provide fast, reliable communications for on-the-move applications.

Meet us at booth #1043, Satellite 2022 Show at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.

About Get SAT
A privately held company located in Rehovot, Israel, Get SAT Communications provides portable and extremely efficient antenna and terminals that offer high-data-rate satellite communication for ground, air, and maritime applications. Get SAT provides services for government and military use, enterprises, first responders, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and humanitarian groups. 

Press Contacts
Get SAT
Ayala Pinhasi
+972-76-5300-700 #122
+1-571-501-5150
info@getsat.com

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TEKEVER AR5 UAV successfully deployed using SES’s Governmental Pooling and Sharing System
October 4, 2021

Tekever and Get SAT collaborated in the framework of the SES-led ESA project PACIS-1, designed to guarantee communication services to governments and organizations through Pooling and Sharing

Lisbon, Portugal – October 4th, 2021 – Tekever, a global aerospace and defence company, announced the successful deployment of the Tekever UAV AR5 over Portugal’s west coast, using satellite communications services developed in the framework of the European Space Agency (ESA) programme aimed at developing Pooling and Sharing systems. Known as PACIS-1, the project was deployed by the consortium led by SES’s wholly owned subsidiary SES Techcom.

SES Techcom’s ISR demonstration in Portugal was enabled by the company’s high-performance managed satellite communications service which seamlessly integrated the ecosystem partners’ capabilities. As part of the demo, Get SAT’s innovative multi-orbit terminal supported the mission requirements needed at a low SWaP (Size, Weight and Power) to complete the mission. Once airborne, the terminal was activated for the Beyond Radio Line of Sight mission, with SES’s ubiquitous coverage via satcom providing connectivity for the flight. Tekever’s AR5 UAV live streamed HD video and collected data from the Maritime Moving Target Indicator (MMTI), video footage, and electro-optical/infra-red (EO/IR).

“As part of the PACIS-1 project with ESA, we brought together an ecosystem of partners to develop the Pooling and Sharing System that benefits governmental and institutional end users, giving them access to top of the range defence and civil capabilities in the most efficient way, anytime they need it,” said Alan Kuresevic, Managing Director at SES Techcom. “The demonstration we held in Portugal showcased a seamless high-performance ISR service that integrates partner capabilities and that is enabled via a satellite communications network. Through access to SES’s multi-orbit fleet, more of secure and resilient communications on the move can be enabled, ensuring reach for all types of critical operations, whether in the air, at sea or on land.”

“We are very glad to take part of the multiple end user satellite service demonstrations conducted during this project and contribute to showcase the benefits of Pooling and Sharing systems”, said Ricardo Mendes, Tekever CEO. “They truly enhance Tekever AR5 performance and address the needs of European governments for simple and easy access to secure satellite communications that can leverage their existing operational capabilities in areas such as civil protection and maritime surveillance”.

“We were pleased with the resiliency and beam switching demonstrated during this deployment”, said Kfir Benjamin, CEO at Get SAT. “During the course of the mission the Get SAT terminal provided the necessary throughput and demonstrated its multiple-satellite support capabilities”.

The PACIS-1 project led by SES Techcom is intended to provide Governments and Institutions with secure services over different governmental and commercial satellites and across several frequency bands. Once fully operational, the PACIS-1 project will offer users guaranteed service access, so they can quickly communicate anytime, anywhere.

Get SAT offers compact, all-in-one, innovative, multi-band SATCOM solutions that are deployable on platforms across sea, land and airborne operational environments. Get SAT units operate on both GEO and MEO satellite constellations and support seamless data transfer over satellite links. For the demo in Portugal, the Get SAT Milli SAT H LW KU band with 55W BUC terminal secured a link within three minutes.

About TEKEVER
TEKEVER offers a revolutionary UAS-based surveillance-as-a-service solution, delivering actionable real-time intelligence across ultra-wide areas. With absolute focus on gathering intelligence to support the most demanding missions, TEKEVER’s UAS product-line is designed and engineered to deliver the most advanced technical and operational capabilities, with extreme ease of use, and a business model that makes easily available at a global scale. TEKEVER has Engineering and Production facilities in the United Kingdom and Portugal, and works closely with a global partner network to provide local support to customers worldwide.

The PACIS-1 project dovetails with Tekever’s European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) contract to establish Europe’s first unmanned commercial maritime surveillance and environmental monitoring services, which could be worth as much as EUR 77 million. The solution is being used to monitor trafficking, illegal migration, and IUU (Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated) fishing.

POC:
Filipa Martins
filipa.martins@tekever.com

About SES Techcom
SES Techcom is a wholly owned subsidiary of SES that develops and delivers innovative and tailored end-to-end satellite-enabled solutions and services to governmental, institutional and supranational partners and customers. Leveraging its expertise in managing complex system integration projects, the company is a longstanding partner for institutional customers such as the European Commission and ESA on quantum communication infrastructure, navigation, defence & security, humanitarian and disaster response initiatives. Further information is available at: www.ses-techcom.com

PACIS-1
PACIS-1 is part of the ESA programme aimed at developing Pooling and Sharing Systems (artes.esa.int/4s-govsatcom-precursor) and the first step in demonstrating how the European space industry can support the European Union’s GOVSATCOM initiative and leverage governmental and commercial satellite services to provide secure access to satellite communications for a wide range of governmental applications. The project led by SES’s fully owned affiliate SES Techcom, was designed to put in place the architecture and service concept of PACIS-1, leveraging the space assets and ground infrastructure of the stakeholders involved in the project. Other industrial partners that have joined the consortium included Redu Space Services, GovSat, ST Engineering iDirect (Europe), QinetiQ and Tekever, and provided specific technological contributions, including engineering, satellite capacity, commercial, project management and other services.

 About SES
SES has a bold vision to deliver amazing experiences everywhere on Earth by distributing the highest quality video content and providing seamless connectivity around the world. As the leader in global content connectivity solutions, SES operates the world’s only multi-orbit constellation of satellites with the unique combination of global coverage and high performance, including the commercially proven, low-latency Medium Earth Orbit O3b system. By leveraging a vast and intelligent, cloud-enabled network, SES is able to deliver high-quality connectivity solutions anywhere on land, at sea or in the air, and is a trusted partner to the world’s leading telecommunications companies, mobile network operators, governments, connectivity and cloud service providers, broadcasters, video platform operators and content owners. SES’s video network carries over 8,650 channels and has an unparalleled reach of 361 million households, delivering managed media services for both linear and non-linear content. The company is listed on Paris and Luxembourg stock exchanges (Ticker: SESG). Further information is available at: www.ses.com.

About Get SAT
Get SAT is the leading provider of Micronized Satellite Terminals. The InterFlat is the latest breakthrough in antenna panel technology, providing the world’s highest efficiency performance in the smallest package. Combining the InterFlat with our state-of-the-art control and tracking mechanism, creates the most powerful and fully contained satellite terminal system. The InterFlat is a leap forward in capability and SWaP, enabling us to provide truly portable, full duplex, wide-band satellite communications. Get SAT customers include top tier defence, commercial and technology companies. The Get SAT team is composed of industry leading experts with multi-disciplinary skills, dedicated to providing an exceptional, agile and affordable customer experience.

Get SAT CONTACT:
Ayala Pinhasi
+972-76-5300700
info@getsat.com

About ESA
The European Space Agency (ESA) is Europe’s gateway to space. ESA is an intergovernmental organisation, created in 1975, with the mission to shape the development of Europe’s space capability and ensure that investment in space delivers benefits to the citizens of Europe and the world. European Space Agency (esa.int)

TIA
The Telecommunications and Integrated Applications Directorate (TIA) supports innovation to boost the competitiveness of European industry in the global space market. This involves a wide range of activities, from space-based technology, systems, product for telecommunications development to the down-to-Earth application of space-based services. It also calls for engagement with a wide range of industrial, academic and institutional partners.

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Spacecom and Get SAT Demonstrated Superior Results for Micro Sling Blade Ka-Band ESA on AMOS-17 Advanced Satellite
August 18, 2021

Extraordinary Downlink & Uplink Speeds Reached on Powerful AMOS-17 Digital Satellite by Get SAT’s Fully Electronic, Super Low-Profile Ka-Band Satcom-On-The-Move Terminal

Tel Aviv, ISRAEL – August 18, 2021: Spacecom (Tel Aviv Stock Exchange: SCC), the satellite services provider and owner-operator of the AMOS satellite fleet, and Get SAT, an innovator in small, lightweight satellite communication terminals for airborne, ground, and maritime applications, today announced the successful testing of Get SAT’s next generation Micro Sling Blade Ka-Band Satcom-On-The-Move terminal on AMOS-17’s advanced, digital Ka-Band. The test was hosted at the SMS Teleport in Rugby, UK.

AMOS-17, the most advanced HTS satellite serving Africa, was chosen by Get SAT for testing its newest electronically steered antenna (ESA), bringing together optimal G/T and a high performing satellite terminal that resulted in an unparalleled throughput of 5 MBPS forward and 25 MBPS return rate.
This combination of AMOS-17’s capabilities and the Get SAT Micro Sling Blade ESA offers superior performance satellite communication, flexible solutions, and competitive advantages for customers in aviation and land-on-the-move markets.

Get SAT’s scalable ESA terminal is a fully integrated, all-in-one, modem-agnostic solution that includes a built-in Get SAT Micro Modem and GS950 modem (iDirect 950). As an off-the-shelf, end-to-end terminal with industry leading SWaP and no trade-offs, it provides reliable communications at a low-profile to meet a range of governments, defense, and first responder applications.

“The Micro Sling Blade’s successful proof of concept testing with Spacecom’s AMOS-17 satellite is another step forward,” said Kfir Benjamin, Get SAT’s CEO. “Get SAT is now beginning to supply this super low-profile ESA to government and defense customers requiring powerful, lightweight SWaP solutions.”
Spacecom Senior VP Business Development & Marketing Ofer Asif added, “The AMOS-17 is an advanced digital platform serving an array of customers in a wide range of applications. We are keen to work with companies such as Get SAT that bring new and exciting applications to the market.”

About Get SAT:
A privately held company located in Rehovot, Israel, Get SAT Communications provides affordable, portable, and extremely efficient antenna and terminals that offer high-data-rate communications for ground, air, and maritime applications. Get SAT provides services for government and military use, enterprises, first responders, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and humanitarian groups.

For more information, please visit www.getsat.com
Please contact info@getsat.com

About Spacecom:
Spacecom (TASE: SCC) is a satellite communication service provider and proprietary owner-operator of the AMOS satellite fleet. Its strategically located satellites, AMOS-3 and AMOS-7 co-located at 4°W, AMOS-4 at 65°E, and AMOS-17 at 17°E, provide vast, reliable coverage over Africa, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.

AMOS-17, its most recent addition, is a fully digital and advanced High Throughput Satellite (HTS) expanding Spacecom’s reach over Africa, Middle East and Asia.

Since 1992, the company has been innovating, serving as a partner to customers, providing satellite connectivity, network optimization technologies, consultation, and tailored solutions to suit its partners’ specific needs to drive business growth.
Spacecom’s solutions include managed services, professional services, turn-key solutions, Cellular Backhaul, trunking solutions as well as broadcast, data and broadband satellite services. Customers include ISPs, telecom and MNO operators, DTH / OTT operators, network integrators and government agencies, among others.

For more information, visit: www.amos-spacecom.com
Please contact Yair Goldstein at yair.goldstein@amos-spacecom.com

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Case Study: Near-real time Situational Awareness Management (ISR)
June 29, 2021

About ISR

Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) systems provide mission-critical information of the operational landscape, or border control on the ground or sea below. Used to aid decision makers and operational units, and commanders across the globe.  The speed in which this data is delivered, the accuracy of the data and clarity are vital in making life saving decisions. 

Supporting the end User

Get Sat proudly supports EU sovereignty efforts across the entire continent. We provide equipment and services that enable monitoring for government agencies and private companies alike, relating to border patrol, tracking illegal activity, environmental monitoring, and providing humanitarian aid.  Coupled with the Get Sat solution our customer is able to provide near-real time connectivity to end users across the globe assisting in illegal drug seizures in the tens of millions and saving migrant lives across the Mediterranean and beyond. 

Challenge

Our equipment enables our customer to patrol land, air, and sea, providing the eye in the sky. SATCOM guarantees operational commanders receive data in near-real time in a much needed and advanced C4ISR solution (command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance).  ISR is required in today’s environment to track both friendly and hostile forces, assess damage as well as target those hostile forces.

Furthermore, commanders demand a solution that reliably delivers the right information at the right time back to HQ, enabling them to make the time critical, lifesaving decentralized decisions affecting the centralized operational team on target, while enhancing operational efficiency across the force. 

Solution

Get SAT offers compact, all-in-one, innovative, multi-band SATCOM solutions. Deployable on platforms across all operational environments, Sea, Land and Airborne.  

Designed and optimized to support ISR missions, our solution is an off-the-shelf, High-Throughput terminal with industry leading SWaP and no trade-offs.  Capable of meeting all our customer’s mission-critical needs, Get SAT is certified to operate on multiple GEO and MEO constellations to ensure the delivery of near-real time information anywhere around the globe. Our industry leading low SWaP terminal provides an all-in-one integrated solution that is constellation agnostic, enables high throughput, low latency connectivity and supports increasingly larger volumes of data generated by multiple sensors.

The roll-on/roll-off (RORO) capability not only provides high throughput satellite communications capable of supporting data-intensive C4ISR operations, but also lends well to the ease of installation and transfer between multiple platforms, supporting multiple mission sets.  Our lightweight satellite terminals are tailored to meet mission-critical requirements to enhance both situational awareness and understanding and allows the system to perform and support multiple missions. 

Results

Our customers were able to implement Get SAT’s Micro SAT and Milli SAT terminals, using their satellite provider of choice. Integration within their existing network was seamless, aided by the fact that Get SAT terminals are ITAR-free, therefore the customer was able to deploy the system upon receipt. 

Our terminal allowed the customer to gather large volumes of data from multiple sensors, including ultra-high-definition video and high-definition images. Data is transferred with ultra-low latency, providing personnel, back at mission control, with time critical data that is used daily to make life-saving decisions. 

Our customer also reports that the Micro SAT and Milli SAT terminals maximized the balance between SWaP limitations, image quality and processing, bandwidth utilization, and system latency, providing ISR capabilities that exceeded their expectations and requirements. 

Our customers reported that their mission was successfully accomplished due to the enhanced capabilities the Get SAT solution provides.  In addition to the mission-critical capabilities, our solution allows for operation in the Ku or KA band, which was significantly more cost-effective than higher priced L-Band solutions and had a higher throughput to a given bandwidth ratio.

“Anytime. Anywhere.” For our clients, military and civilian, these are the words they live by. To us, it is the mission that drives us, pushing us to deliver ISR tools capable of meeting the demands of their operational environment wherever the mission takes them. We are proud to deliver on those expectations without exception. 

If you would like to learn more about our solutions please contact us

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