It has been announced by SES GS (SES Government Solutions) that they have won a 12-month task order with four optional one-year extensions for the provision of Ku-band satellite capacity at 288 MHz in support of forces stationed at the USCENTCOM (U.S. Central Command) operational area.
The ground-breaking solution created by the team at SES GS has support solely from SES capacity. The contract enables US military personnel to receive and send data via satellite and provides Central Command with the ability to offer support to forces stationed in the area whenever and wherever they are needed. SES GS has supported US military personnel for many years. SES satellites have been utilised to support US troops for nearly forty years.