Latin America network operator selects Gilat for LTE satellite backhaul

Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ: GILT) (TASE: GILT), a worldwide provider of satellite networking technology, solutions and services, has announced it was chosen for an LTE satellite backhaul project for a tier-1 Mobile Network Operator (MNO) in Latin America, the company said.

Gilat was selected due to its field proven large network expertise and highly efficient technology.

Gilat will deliver reliable 4G cellular backhaul to over one hundred remote locations in Latin America during the second half of 2018 and the first half of 2019, with further expansions expected in the coming years.

The satellite backhaul solution will be deployed with Gilat´s SkyEdge II-c platform, including the highly efficient DVB-S2X enhanced VSAT, and will also include installation services and initial hub operation.

Gilat Satellite Networks is a global provider of satellite-based broadband communications with 30 years of experience. For more information, visit: www.gilat.com