Press Release
Press Release



VIASAT-1 ka band satellite launched
VIASAT-1 ka band satellite launched
October 20, 2011


ViaSat-1 was Ka Band was launched today. ViaSat-1 will deliver 100 times the capacity of its Ku counterparts. Over the US, where ViaSat-1 plans to provide bandwidth, it will be via their Yonder service (branded asWildBlue, by their reseller).
Ka band technology, already succesfully used in the military field, will dramatically increase the air to ground capacity and open the way to new services for the passengers and the airlines alike