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Airborne Wireless Network is in the development stage of building the world’s first airborne fully meshed communications network by attempting to use commercial aircraft as mini satellites with the goal of delivering a continuous data signal around the globe. The Company’s primary target customer-base will be existing worldwide data and communications service providers. Once developed, this technology could be able to connect areas previously not able to receive broadband signals, potentially creating the possibility of connecting the entire globe.
Astronics serves as your connected aircraft partner, delivering seamless productivity and entertainment for passengers and crew. With on/ off aircraft, flight deck, and cabin connectivity solutions, Astronics provides a comprehensive menu of certified technologies and services. Our teams work in collaboration with yours to deliver future-proof, integrated solutions that deliver time, cost, and operational efficiencies. Visit us in booth 111 or online at Astronics.com/Connect.
Avionica LLC. specializes in complete flight data and communications management solutions comprising of both airborne avionics as well as ground support equipment. Airborne products include the miniQAR Mk III with 4G gateway avSYNC’s Immediate Data Transfer, avRDC MAX an evolution to the miniQAR Family that can serve as a perfect AID, avWiFi CWLU/ TWLU Router, satLINK MAX, the fully ARINC 741 compliant Iridium SDU with avTRACK Aircraft Tracking and Telemetry Service.
Cactus Aero provides Consulting Services and Technology Solutions for the Aerospace industry. Our primary focus is on the development and marketing of “Connected Aircraft” Communications Solutions. Certain solutions may also be applicable to the Maritime, Terrestrial and Enterprise markets. Along with our Technology Partners, we offer extensive industry experience in Airline/Bizjet Operations, Communications Technologies (IP telephony, Satcom, Wireless), Software/Hardware Development, Marketing and Business Development. We assist Clients in marketing and/or developing state-of-the-art On Board and Air to Ground communication solutions. Our ground communication gateways, advanced gateway/router and telephony software, associated smartphone apps and legacy to IP converters are used by today’s prime IFE and communications systems providers.
Cobham SATCOM develops, manufactures, sells and supports affordable, highly reliable high performance satellite communication systems. With the ever-increasing demand for communication, our products and services are used to satisfy the needs of a wide variety of commercial, governmental and recreational applications under the most challenging and demanding conditions.
Comtech Xicom Technology, Inc. is the world’s leading supplier of satcom uplink power amplifiers. Our focus on customers, innovation and quality has driven a reputation for excellence.
Xicom has developed and certified SSPAs and Block Upconverters (BUCs) for in-cabin ARINC 791 compliant and tail mount hermetic configurations. Xicom has Ku-band and Ka-band design capability to support DO-160 compliant requirements from category A1 to F2. Xicom’s high efficiency amplifier technology and advanced packaging techniques enable industry-leading power density products that meet the tough environments of airborne applications. Ask us about our proven high volume production capability.
Esterline CMC Electronics (CMC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Esterline Corporation (NYSE:ESL, www.esterline.com), designs and manufactures leading technology electronics products for the commercial and military aviation markets. CMC focuses on delivering innovative cockpit systems integration and avionics solutions to its customers worldwide. Its expertise encompasses cockpit avionics systems integration, flight management systems, GPS receivers, electronic flight bags (EFB), aircraft information servers and tablet connectivity devices, enhanced vision system (EVS) sensors, satellite communications antennas, and an extensive range of high-quality display products. These include modules and control assemblies, video displays, smart displays, and avionics software and application services.
HCL’s Engineering and R&D Services enable technology led organizations to go to market with innovative products and solutions. We partner with our customers in building world class products and creating associated solution delivery ecosystems to help bring market leadership. We develop engineering products, solutions and platforms across Aerospace and Defense, Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Software, Online, Industrial Manufacturing, Medical Devices, Networking & Telecom, Office Automation, Semiconductor and Servers & Storage for our customers.
Honeywell Aerospace products and services are found on virtually every commercial, defense and space aircraft, and its turbochargers are used by nearly every automaker and truck manufacturer around the world. The Aerospace business unit develops innovative solutions for more fuel-efficient automobiles and airplanes, more direct and on-time flights, safer flying and runway traffic, along with aircraft engines, cockpit and cabin electronics, wireless connectivity services, logistics, and more. The business delivers safer, faster, and more efficient and comfortable transportation-related experiences worldwide. For more information, visit www.honeywell.com or follow us at @Honeywell_Aero and @Honeywell_Turbo.
Inseego enables high performance mobile applications for large enterprise verticals, service providers and small-medium businesses around the globe. Millions of dollars are saved annually by airlines and other partners in the aviation ecosystem with our Ctrack Aviation Asset Tracking solution. Through GSE optimization, enhanced safety, controlled security and real-time tracking, airlines and airports can deliver an even better passenger experience along with significant operational cost savings.
Our product portfolio consists of Enterprise SaaS solutions and IoT & Mobile solutions, form the backbone of compelling, intelligent, reliable and secure IoT services with deep business intelligence. Inseego powers mission critical applications with a “zero unscheduled downtime” mandate, such as asset tracking, fleet management, industrial IoT, SD WAN failover management and mobile broadband services. Every one of our solutions is powered by our key innovations in purpose-built SaaS cloud platforms and IoT and mobile technologies, including the newly emerging 5G technology. www.inseego.com
Panasonic Avionics is a leading provider of inflight entertainment and communications solutions. The company operates a global satellite network that provides high-speed communications to a wide range of mobility markets including the provision of critical communications and connectivity services to aircraft flying all over the globe. Its services include Internet access, live television, telephony, global flight tracking, AOC data and voice, high-resolution weather data, wireless crew operations, dynamic content delivery and much more.
Phasor Inc. is a leading developer of high throughput, enterprise-grade, modular phased array antennas, headquartered in Washington DC, with a technology development subsidiary in the UK. Phasor’s electronically steerable antennas (ESAs) are based on patented innovations in dynamic beam forming technologies and system architecture. Phasor’s mission is to enable high-speed broadband communications while in-flight, at sea or traveling over land. Phasor is the future of mobile broadband.
SES is the world-leading satellite operator, with more than 50 geostationary satellites (GEO) and, through its subsidiary O3b Networks, 12 medium earth orbit satellites (MEO). Currently, SES provides 80% of the Ku-band cabin connectivity to commercial aircraft today. Through its ownership of O3b Networks and its ambitious HTS launch schedule and coverage/capacities, SES significantly enhances existing data capabilities, and is the first satellite provider to deliver a differentiated and scalable Ku/Ka aero GEO-MEO offering worldwide. SES-17, our latest satellite announcement, will be an all Ka-band satellite for mobility service in the Americas.
Charlotte, NC-based SmartSky Networks was formed in 2011 by senior aviation and telecommunications executives seeking to transform aviation inflight communications. Working with leading aerospace and technology partners, SmartSky has begun rolling out its air-to-ground network, SmartSky 4G LTE, delivering data to the aircraft at rates comparable with next-generation satellite solutions and provides unmatched capacity for data transmissions from the aircraft to the ground. This real-time, low latency, bidirectional data link makes SmartSky 4G LTE a key enabler for the new and enhanced apps, services, and hardware that will usher in the digitization of the aviation industry. www.smartskynetworks.com
Sprint Business solutions make an impact on your business, helping you serve your customers better, more profitably and more securely. We’re a “connection agnostic” technology powerhouse leveraging unparalleled solutions to connect your organization’s people, places and things. Our converged network is optimized to meet the demands of today’s bandwidth-hungry business applications. Our “as-a-service” solutions help your business scale up or change course. Our flexible, BYO-ready approach lets your people use the devices of their choice. Our Bend-over-Backward™ support gives your IT team their time back. Count on us as a trusted advisor. Sprint Business works for business. www.sprint.com/businessimpact
Teledyne Controls provides innovative solutions that allow aircraft operators to collect, manage and deliver data more efficiently. With a wider range of information at their fingertips, our customers can achieve higher goals in safety, compliance, performance and efficiency. Our products cover ground/airborne wireless communications, cockpit/cabin connectivity, data acquisition and management, dataloading and distribution, as well as cloudbased services and aircraft data analysis. To serve our worldwide customer base, we maintain a global network of offices and field representatives who can assist our clients locally and provide them with the personal service and attention they deserve.
ThinKom is a leading designer and manufacturer of innovative ultra-low-profile broadband SATCOM antenna systems. Based on VICTS phased array technology, its primary products uniquely enable near-term deployment of affordable, global, high data-rate connectivity for high-speed wireless Internet access, satellite television, voice/video-over-IP, and even safety services for all aviation sectors from business aircraft to commercial air transport to VVIP aircraft. ThinKom is setting the standard both now and in the future by delivering all-purpose antenna technology that is compatible with GEO, LEO, and MEO constellations in a single hybrid aperture.
Viasat connects people to fast, high-quality internet and communications services – even in the hardest to reach places. Our premium satellite-based internet service empowers global airlines to deploy revenue-generating business models that increase passenger loyalty and satisfaction, and aid business operation effectiveness. Our in-flight internet system gives millions of passengers daily the freedom to stream content; browse, shop, email and watch live sports; and engage on social media. Simultaneously, pilots, crew and operations teams can access meaningful data – at 35,000 feet – using our software and mobile apps. Our future-proofed platform optimizes the fully connected aircraft at scale, for years to come.
XipLink is the technology leader in wireless link optimization using standards-based TCP acceleration protocols, streaming data compression and Internet optimizations to deliver a better wireless experience over stressed communication links. Due to high performance, XipLink has been deployed by major aero broadband providers such as Gogo, Satcom1, ARINC, Satcom Direct, ICG and many others.