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 Authorized 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 (USA)

Fulvio Fresia (France)

Tony Chambers (USA)

Fred Ho, Asiasat (Hong Kong)

Markus Landmann, Fraunhofer IIS (Germany)

Peter Milne, Aetheric Engineering (UK)

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
  • Yahsat
  • Talia Group
  • iDirect
  • Inmarsat
  • Intelsat
  • O3b Networks Ltd
  • OneWeb
  • MEASAT
  • Telesat
  • KBZ Gateway Company, Ltd.