Diversified Telecommunication Services
Company Overview of Intelsat General Corporation
Intelsat General Corporation provides communications solutions to commercial, government, and military customers through fixed and mobile satellite systems and associated terrestrial communications services. It offers airborne ISR/unmanned aerial vehicle, distance learning, navy maritime communications, disaster preparedness and recovery, first response, imagery dissemination, American forces radio and television service, weather, oil and gas, and media solutions. The company’s services offerings include end-to-end communications solutions, mobility communications solutions, hosted payloads, transponder leases, managed satellite services, mobile satellite services, on-demand networks, and co...
6550 Rock Spring Drive
Bethesda, MD 20817
Founded in 2002
Key Executives for Intelsat General Corporation
Chief Executive Officer and President
Vice President of Finance & Accounting
Vice President of Engineering & Operations
Chief Executive Officer of Intelsat S.A.
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.
Intelsat General Corporation Key Developments
Intelsat General Corp. Wins Warded Air Force Contract to Study Commercialization of Satellite Control Network
Oct 22 14
Intelsat General Corp. (IGC) awarded contract by the United States Air Force (USAF) to study the viability of using commercial facilities and operations expertise for the tracking, telemetry and command (TT&C) of government satellites. The goal of the contract, known as the Air Force Satellite Control Network (AFSCN) Commercial Provisioning (CP) study, is to provide USAF Space Command with a detailed plan for leveraging commercial TT&C facilities and capabilities to substantially reduce operations and maintenance costs while enabling the government to meet national security space objectives and warfighter operational needs. The USAF has stated that a future space concept of operations could include a mix of government and commercial command and control networks.
Intelsat General Corporation Announces Contract Extension for Delivering American Forces Radio and TV Service
Oct 6 14
Intelsat General Corporation has been awarded a complete one-year contract renewal to deliver radio and television programing to U.S. military forces serving around the world. The original one-year contact was signed in 2011 and had six, one-year renewal options. Under the contract with the American Forces Radio and Television Service (AFRTS), Intelsat General provides a global distribution network that delivers multi-channel, broadcast-quality radio and television programs to military forces and their families stationed outside of the United States as well as to military personnel aboard United States Navy ships at sea. The service, which incorporates both on-and off-network capacity, reaches more than 200,000 people using 307 MHz of bandwidth carried over 9 satellites, 6 teleports, and the IntelsatOne(SM) terrestrial network.
Intelsat General Among Companies Selected to Enable U.S. Air Force Deployment of Hosted Payload Missions
Jul 28 14
Intelsat General Corp. has been selected by the U.S. Air Force to participate in a half-billion-dollar, 15-year program to place government payloads aboard commercial satellites. Under the Air Force's Hosted Payload Solutions program, known as HoPS, Intelsat General and 13 other U.S. space companies will have an opportunity to bid on task orders designed to streamline the process of getting government capabilities into orbit. This program reinforces industry's role in supporting the U.S. government's leadership in space technology. The overall indefinite-delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract has a value of $495 million and runs through 2029. The HoPS IDIQ contract includes studies on when and where hosted payloads would best suit the needs of the U.S. government; the full procurement and launch of hosted payload hardware aboard commercial satellites; and the ongoing support of the ground and space segment.
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