Custom SATCOM Solutions (CS2)

Hughes has been selected by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) to provide custom SATCOM Solutions that enable federal agencies to build large, complex, custom end-to-end satellite solutions.


Under the terms of the Custom Satcom Solutions (CS2) contract, Hughes may provide satellite transport (bandwidth), fixed or mobile satellite service, and service-enabling components such as terminals, handsets, and tail circuits with engineering services to integrate, operate, and maintain the solution, such as:

  • Emergency response and disaster recovery communications systems

  • Satellite-based backup communications networks

  • Distributed distance learning networks

  • Blue personnel tracking (BPT)

  • Morale, Welfare, Recreation (MWR)

  • Communications-on-the-move solutions for Department of Defense (DoD) applications

CS2 is a multiple award, indefinite-delivery indefinite-quantity (IDIQ), fixed-price contract, which is best suited for large, custom, complex requirements, such as:

  • Coverage: Can be delivered to coverage areas involving multiple satellites and associated ground stations, and terrestrial infrastructure anywhere in the world

  • User and network size: Can be comprised of hundreds of end-user locations or points of presence

  • Capacity: Can require multiple Transponder Equivalent (TPE) of bandwidth or large (100 Mbps or more) committed information rate (CIR) over the satellite links

  • Terminal types: Can require terminal populations consisting of multiple variants of fixed land, mobile land, and airborne terminals

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