Entries by Jon Simpson

First 2 Satcube on FlexMove ready for shipping!

Small, but mighty! The first 2 Satcube on Intelsat’s new FlexMove satellite airtime service are ready for delivery! Ideal for use as a BGAN replacement, we’re supplying these satcom terminals in custom made cabin bags, allowing them to be deployed anywhere in the world via civilian airlines, delivering up to 10 Mbps at a fraction […]

Intelsat Introduces First-of-its-kind “FlexMove” Managed Service for Ubiquitous Land Mobile Connectivity

Great news! We’re delighted to partner with Intelsat on the launch of their new FlexMove managed satellite service. Whether it’s global response, defence, government or rapid deployment, FlexMove makes getting connected easy and affordable. Intelsat FlexMove offers affordable “always-on” connectivity 20x faster than current mobile satellite solutions on market. FlexMove is powered by Intelsat’s award-winning […]

FlexMove – game changing satellite airtime!

A game changer for rapid response! We’re very proud to be an Intelsat solution partner for their new FlexMove satellite airtime service. Available on Satcube and Kymeta terminals, this innovative new satcom service allows users to buy flexible gigabyte data packs, rather than “use it, or lose it” monthly bandwidth contracts.

SatDRR Project Installation Begins

From Hereford to Kenya! It’s great to see the first of the C-COM Satellite Systems satcom on-the-pause antenna on Avanti satellite airtime being installed by our engineer. These vehicle based terminals are the first stage in the the joint SatDRR project with Avanti Communications Group plc, UK Space Agency, GRC Ltd. Airbus, Torchlight Group and […]

Satellite Capability Demo

More like a photo shoot for autumn/winter must-have satcom essentials than a demo, with the latest in manpack milspec from Tampa Microwave, a lightweight, airline checkable number from Satcube on Intelsat and a stunning satcom on-the-move offering from Get SAT on Avanti airtime – it certainly shows how well they all stand up to wet […]

Tampa Microwave Engineering visit GRC

From Florida to Herefordshire! Great to get a visit from Tampa Microwave Engineering at our offices and workshops in Hereford. The Tampa Manpack Satcom Terminal has been one of our most popular models, with rugged mil-spec build quality and the option for tool free change between X, Ka and Ku-Band it’s ideally suited to defence […]

Remembrance Day 2019

They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning, we will remember them. – For the Fallen by Laurence Binyon.

The Importance of The Armed Forces Covenant

Big thanks to Phil Sinclair for a super Armed Forces Covenant Workshop yesterday and lot’s of great ideas on how we can support Veterans, Reservists and other members of the Military community. We also got valuable real-world insights from Stephen Lees of Jaguar Land Rover, who brought along the stunning Jaguar F-Type SVR Poppy Car […]

Disaster Response Satcom Delivery

Tested, configured, packed and ready to go… these Holkirk Communications QD98 satcom terminals on Avanti airtime, combine with our Scytale Lite backpacks to offer VoIP, up to 150m WiFi and secure data ports within minutes of powering on – offering a reliable, cost-effective solution for Disaster Response Teams in regions where LTE/4G networks are out […]

GRC receive Armed Forces Covenant Silver Award

We are very proud to have been part of the Armed Forces Covenant Silver Awards 2019, held at the beautiful National Memorial Arboretum. The Armed Forces Covenant is a promise to ensure serving members and veterans of the Armed Forces, and their families, are treated fairly and supported.