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News from the High-Throughput Satellites London Roundtable | Terminal Maker Sees Ka-band Sales Boom


C-Com has seen such a quick adoption of Ka-band for mobile applications including satellite newsgathering, emergency services and telemedicine worldwide that Ka-band could be a majority of the company’s business within five years.

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European Regulators Finesse Wording for Mobile Ka-band Services


CEPT has agreed that Ka-band terminals on planes, ships and land-based vehicles are not themselves moving even if they are on moving platforms. 

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News from the High-Throughput Satellites London Roundtable | Terrestrial Operators Eyeing Ka-band Satellite Spectrum


While C-band remains the most urgent of their concerns in the run-up to a meeting of global frequency and orbital-slot regulators in 2015, the threat to Ka-band is already on the horizon.

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