In a Tampa Tribune article released on November 11, one of Klas Telecom’s valued customers, the Joint Communications Support Element (JCSE), was praised for its superior, innovative, and cutting edge communications support to those within the highest levels of the U.S. Department of Defense.
During the final few months of 2013, Klas Telecom launched it’s first satellite modem, VoyagerCBM-100. Based on ViaSat’s small form factor version of its LinkWayS2 satellite modem (ViaSat CBM-100), VoyagerCBM-100 occupies less space (10.7″ W x 13″ L x 2.4″ H) than the standard, 19″ rack-mount 1 RU chassis and is ideal for tactical environments.
Klas Telecom spent last week meeting with customers and partners in the SATCOM industry during the Satellite 2014 Conference and Exhibition that was held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. The show was well attended by both government and industry, and Klas CEO John Gallagher reported it to be the best Satellite to date for the company.
In an article released Tuesday, April 1, U.S. Army PEO C3T reported that the Klas Telecom Global Rapid Response Information Package (GRRIP) solution, also known as the Pioneer Express or AN/PSC-15, will provide continuity of operations as the troops leave Afghanistan and will save the government approximately $900,000 a year.
Klas Telecom’s VoyagerESR, VoyagerVM, and Klas Voyager Module Adaptor (KVMA) received airworthiness certification from the U.S. Army Aviation Engineering Directorate on March 6, 2014. The certification verifies that these components are approved to be part of the Army Airborne Command and Control System (A2C2S) installed in UH-60L Black Hawk helicopters.
On May 29, 2014 four members of the Joint Enabling Capabilities Command’s Joint Communications Support Element (JCSE)embarked on the Joint High Speed Vessel USNS Spearhead’s maiden voyage to participate in a USSOUTHCOM mission to build partner capacity with nations in the Caribbean and Central and South America.
Klas Telecom has been providing Internet access from aircraft since the launch of Inmarsat Swift in 2006. KlasTA Aero has become the de-facto standard for government users in that time and continues to be used with Honeywell/EMS terminals as users migrate towards Inmarsat Swift Broadband. The Voyager product line maintains IP connectivity options which provides …