Gilat and Intelsat Expand Strategic Inflight Connectivity Partnership in Japan


Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd.

PETAH TIKVA, Israel, July 25 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (Nasdaq: GILT, TASE: GILT), a global leader in satellite networking technology, solutions and services, today announced that the company is continuing to expand its strategic Inflight Connectivity (IFC) partnership. in Japan with Intelsat.

Intelsat is expanding its commercial and business aviation services in Japan to support even higher levels of IFC reliability for air travelers by expanding the network with two additional SkyEdge II-c hubs.

Gilat’s SkyEdge II-c is a proven operational system that enables aviation service providers like Intelsat to streamline service execution and deliver a superior user experience to airline passengers.

“These additional hubs from Gilat provide us with the diversity solution needed to deliver the best service availability to our customers,” said Dave Bijur, senior vice president of commercial, Intelsat Commercial Aviation. “By expanding our capabilities in Japan with Gilat and the IFC SkyEdge II-c solution, we are delivering on our commitment to the Asia-Pacific region to provide robust in-flight communications.”

“The demand for air transport is booming. Gilat technology for IFC helps Intelsat reliably meet the growing demand for in-flight communication services,” said Amir Yafe, vice president of mobility and global accounts at Gilat. “We appreciate our strong and continued partnership with Intelsat and are proud to support Intelsat’s successful efforts to provide reliable inflight connectivity in Japan and beyond.”

About Intelsat
As the founding architects of satellite technology, Intelsat operates the most reliable satellite telecommunications network in the world. We apply our unparalleled expertise and global scale to connect people, businesses and communities, no matter how difficult the challenge. Intelsat is building the future of global communications with the world’s first hybrid, multi-orbit, software-defined 5G network, designed for simple, seamless, and secure coverage precisely when and where our customers need it most. need. Follow the leader in global connectivity and “Imagine Here” with us at

About Gilat
Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ: GILT, TASE: GILT) is one of the world’s leading providers of broadband satellite communications. With 30 years of experience, we design and manufacture state-of-the-art ground segment equipment, and provide complete solutions and end-to-end services, powered by our innovative technology. Providing competitive high value-added solutions, our portfolio includes cloud-based VSAT network platform, broadband modems, high performance mobile antennas and solid-state amplifiers (SSPAs) and block up-converters (BUC) with high efficiency and high power.

Gilat’s end-to-end solutions support multiple applications with a comprehensive product portfolio to address key applications including broadband access, cellular backhaul, enterprise, in-flight connectivity, maritime, trains, defense and public safety, while meeting the most stringent service level requirements. For more information, please visit:

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