Satcom Direct Begins Testing Ka-Band Terminal

Satcom Direct
The Plane Simple Ka-band antenna installed on SD’s Gulfstream G550.
Credit: Satcom Direct
Satcom Direct (SD) has installed the first Plane Simple Ka-band antenna system, a prototype shipset, on its company Gulfstream G550 bizjet. The prototype satellite communications terminal is functioning under an aircraft-specific supplemental type certificate (STC), SD said Jan. 4. Plans call for...

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