Great read from our friends at NSR on the future of LEO-HTS, a disruptive topic that brought a lot of attention at the recent Satellite 2015 show in Washington DC.
“LEO satellites have seen at least four separate ventures announced, and surely many more filings made, over the past two years. In an industry that is always at the “cusp” of something and perpetually ripe for a “paradigm shift” NSR has adopted a cautiously optimistic stand to LEO constellations. This time around, the entry of Elon Musk and Richard Branson as heavyweights contending each other for a piece of the global broadband pie, has prompted a new wave of interest and deep pockets of cash….”
Read the full article here: http://satcompost.com/geo-hts-is-here-today-but-is-leo-hts-the-future/