Authorized Test Entities

The following individuals have been unanimously approved by the GVF MRA satellite-operator members as being competent to perform satellite earth station testing and/or evaluation. Manufacturers that wish to engage an Authorised Test Entity's services must first confirm and agree costs with the ATE and then, upon performance of the ATE services, effect payment to GVF.

The GVF ATEs include the following individuals:

Colin Robinson , Chairman GVF-MRA 

Fulvio Fresia

Tony Chambers

Cal Harriott

Fred Ho, Asiasat

Markus Landmann, Fraunhofer IIS

Peter Milne, Aetheric Engineering

GVF Full Members

  • Arabsat - Arab Satellite Communications Organisation
  • Eutelsat Communications
  • Gilat Satellite Networks, Ltd.
  • Hughes Network Systems LLC
  • General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • ViaSat, Inc.
  • SpeedCast
  • SES
  • EMC
  • Yahsat
  • Talia Group
  • iDirect
  • Harris CapRock
  • Inmarsat
  • Intelsat
  • O3b Networks Ltd
  • OneWeb
  • Telesat