L3 technologies charts future course for government aviation connectivity

Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), the world´s provider of satellite services and integrated communications, has announced that L3 Technologies will market FlexAir to United States government aviation users, the company said.

FlexAir will deliver high-performing, resilient broadband service for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) missions as well as in-flight communications for government officials, troops, and cargo aircraft.

By incorporating FlexAir into its service offerings, L3 will have immediate access to Intelsat´s global, flexible and proven Ku-band satellite fleet, including the Intelsat EpicNG high-throughput satellites (HTS).

Intelsat General (IGC) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Intelsat, operator of the world´s first Globalized Network. IGC provides its government and commercial customers with high-quality, cost-effective, communications solutions via Intelsat´s satellite backbone and terrestrial infrastructure.

L3 Technologies is an agile innovator and provider of global ISR, communications and networked systems, and electronic systems for military, homeland security and commercial aviation customers. With headquarters in New York City and approximately 31,000 employees worldwide, L3 develops advanced defense technologies and commercial solutions in pilot training, aviation security, night vision and EO/IR, weapons, maritime systems and space. To learn more about L3, visit the company´s website at www.L3T.com.