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April 25, 2015 9:48 PM ET

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Company Overview of SES Government Solutions, Inc.

Company Overview

SES Government Solutions, Inc. provides bandwidth and hosted payload opportunities to the United States government, intelligence, and civilian agencies. It offers fixed commercial satellite services and solutions to access space. The company also provides strategic satellite solutions, such as government payloads on commercial satellites, spacecraft partnerships and planning, satellite construction, shared platforms, independent payload operations, custom designed transponders, spacecraft infrastructure development, shorter planning cycle, and scientific and sensor payload options. In addition, it offers access to satellites stationed in orbit high above the earth’s equator to provide servic...

2010 Corporate Ridge

Suite 550

McLean, VA 22102

United States

Founded in 1973

Phone:

703-610-0999

Fax:

703-610-1030

Key Executives for SES Government Solutions, Inc.

Chief Executive and President
Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Vice President
Corporate Vice President of Strategy and Hosted Payloads
Corporate Vice President of Programs
Senior Director of Hosted Payloads
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

SES Government Solutions, Inc. Key Developments

SES Government Solutions Receives Task Order to Provide Satellite Capacity for USCENTCOM

SES Government Solutions (SES GS) announced it has been awarded a 1-year task order with four 1-year option periods to provide 288 MHz of Ku-band satellite capacity to support forces deployed to the U.S. Central Command (USCENTCOM) area of operation. The innovative solution designed by the SES GS team is supported entirely by SES capacity. This agreement allows U.S. troops to send and receive information through satellite services and offers Central Command the flexibility to support forces deployed in the region when and where required.

SES Government Solutions Secures Five-Year Contract by the University of Colorado

SES Government Solutions announced that it has been awarded a five-year contract by the University of Colorado to host a NASA funded payload on board SES-14. The primary purpose of the Global-Scale Observations of the Limb and Disk (GOLD) mission is to revolutionize the understanding of the space environment by filling the critical gap in knowledge of Sun-Earth connections. The hosted payload will transmit data of the Sun’s impact on the Earth’s thermosphere and ionosphere from Geostationary (GEO) orbit. Both of these layers of the Earth’s upper atmosphere are very sensitive to space weather events and space climate, with potential societal impacts. Uncertainties in the thermosphere are a primary source of uncertainty for operating satellites in low Earth orbit. Fluctuations in the ionosphere interfere with signals from communications and global positioning satellites.

SES Government Solutions, Inc. Announces Management Changes, Effective March 2, 2015

SES Government Solutions announced the appointment of a new President and CEO, Brig Gen Peter Hoene, USAF (Ret), effective March 2, 2015. As the Corporate Vice President for Development at SES GS, Hoene led the company's fleet development initiatives on behalf of U.S. Government requirements, as well as most of the company's business development and capture efforts. The company's current President and CEO, Tip Osterthaler, who recently announced his March 2015 retirement commented, Pete offers a complete understanding of the satellite communications needs of U.S. Government customers and the unique nature of government procurement practices. Hoene retired from the U.S. Air Force in 2010 as a Brigadier General, following 30 years of service. In his last active duty position, Hoene served as the Defense Information Systems Agency Program Executive Officer for Command and Control, where he managed a portfolio of Joint Coalition Command and Control and Information Sharing programs.

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