Category: Press Releases

GVF Training Introduces New Certifications

Field Technician and Field Engineer Certifications Available Fully Online LONDON and WASHINGTON D.C. – GVF, the global trade association for the satellite industry which is the accepted global standard for certifications, has announced two new certifications for satcom technicians and engineers. The new GVF Field Technician Certification recognizes that the holder has received thorough simulator-based […]

NewSpace Start-Ups

GVF, the global association of the entire satellite industry ecosystem, opens Associate Membership benefits to world’s emerging satellite Start-Ups LONDON & WASHINGTON DC – GVF, the global trade association of the satellite industry representing the entire value chain, today announced the creation of a new category of membership for start-ups and early stage companies with […]

Diverse & Innovative: Leading Speaker Line-Up Finalised by GVF-C21

LONDON – GVF and Century 21 Communications (C21) have announced preliminary details of the speaker line-up for the ‘Satellite & The Cloud 2020: Deployments Across the Satellite Driven Value Chain’ conference.  Taking place at London’s Leonardo Royal Hotel Tower Bridge on 3rd March, the conference programme – which is supported by principal sponsor Kratos, and […]

Satellite & the Cloud 2020

Preliminary London Programme Announced LONDON – GVF and Century 21 Communications (C21) have announced preliminary details of the speaker line-up for the ‘Satellite & The Cloud 2020: Deployments Across the Satellite Driven Value Chain’ conference.  Taking place at London’s Leonardo Royal Hotel Tower Bridge on 3rd March, the conference programme – which is supported by […]

AMAZON JOINS GVF AS A FULL MEMBER

Julie Zoller of Amazon’s Project Kuiper and Nancy Eskenazi of SES Elected to GVF’s Board of Directors 9 December 2019, London – GVF announced that Amazon has joined GVF as a Full Member. Separately, GVF’s Full Members have elected Ms. Julie N. Zoller, Head of Global Regulatory Affairs for Amazon’s Project Kuiper, to a two-year […]

GLOBAL TRADE ASSOCIATION FOR SATELLITE INDUSTRY PRAISES THE OUTCOME OF WORLD RADIOCOMMUNICATION CONFERENCE

Satellite Industry Well Positioned To Take Advantage of The Conference Decisions 22 November 2019, London – GVF, the global trade association for the satellite industry, praises decisions reached at the World Radiocommunication Conference in Egypt which concludes on 22 November. David Meltzer, GVF’s Secretary General, comments that, “Satellites today are bringing critical communications to all […]

December ‘HTS Roundtable’ to Feature Isotropic Systems & GVF Keynotes; March 2020 ‘Satellite & the Cloud’ Details Announced

PRESS RELEASE The GVF-C21 Partnership has announced details of the opening keynote addresses to be given at the HTS Roundtable: GEOs, MEOs, LEOs – Enabling a Brave New World on 2nd December 2019 at ETC Venues-St Pauls, 200 Aldersgate, London EC1A 4HD. Asking the question “2019: Is the Past Prologue?“, David Meltzer, Secretary General of […]

GVF and Satellite Operators Issue Updated Guidance for New Antenna Products

London – GVF and a group consisting of premier operators of communication satellite networks – AsiaSat, Eutelsat, Inmarsat, Intelsat and SES — have collaborated to produce updated guidance to antenna manufacturers regarding the satellite operators’ expectations for new antenna products and how to demonstrate compliance with the Satellite Operator Minimum Performance Specifications (SOMAP). The SOMAP […]

Satellite industry calls for pragmatic spectrum allocation decisions ahead of WRC-19

The Global Satellite Coalition asks policymakers to recognise the vast societal benefits that satellite services provide 28 October 2019: The Global Satellite Coalition (GSC) calls on national policymakers to make realistic and pragmatic allocation decisions at the forthcoming World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-19), where critical discussions will be held about the use of spectrum across a […]

London ‘AeroConnect’ & ‘HTS Roundtable’ to Further Expand Dialogue on Satcoms Global Growth

GVF-C21 Programmes Bring Debate to Heathrow & The City LONDON – The GVF-C21 Partnership has announced details of the speaker line-up to feature in the 29th October return of its ‘AeroConnect – The Inflight Online Revolution at 35,000 feet’ conference. This London programme, now a regular feature of the GVF-C21 Partnership portfolio, and taking place […]