Hughes Demonstrates Live, High Definition Video Transmission over Satellite from an In-Flight Black Hawk Helicopter Hughes HeloSat transmits from the moving Black Hawk, through the rotary blades, delivering live-stream satellite connectivity ideal for Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance. READ THE PRESS RELEASE Why HeloSat for Your Mission? More Bandwidth Stream HD video with zero packet loss Cost Effective No data caps and a lower cost per bit Legacy Interoperable HeloSat is built on open architecture Tested and Proven HeloSat works on multiple rotary aircraft HeloSat ViaSatellite Webinar Webinar Replay: Now Within Reach: Reliable, Multi-megabit Beyond Line of Sight SATCOM for Helicopters Originally Presented with Via Satellite, September 3, 2020 On a beautiful summer day in the Tennessee countryside, a foreboding Black Hawk helicopter lifted off from a regional airfield to surveil the local landscape. Equipped with a high-definition video camera, the Black Hawk was on a mission: to send real-time, HD video as it buzzed across the horizon. Viewers around the world witnessed the crisp, consistent video transmission – a picture-perfect example of Beyond Line of Sight Communications. The Black Hawk was outfitted with the Hughes HeloSat™ solution. During this webinar, Wayne Marhefka of the Hughes team and John Wellington, chief flight instructor, XP Services Inc., and former 160th Special Operations Aviation Regimen flight lead, who piloted the Black Hawk during the demonstration, present the HeloSat solution and video captured during the flights. Let Nothing Block Your Mission With HeloSat, Beyond Line of Sight ISR is always within reach. Solution Brochure: HeloSat Hughes HeloSat is tested and ready to deploy on multiple rotary wing aircraft. Find out more about how it works and the aircraft it's been tested on. Get BLoS without blind spots. View Solution Brochure Data Sheet: HM400 The Hughes HM400 is the next-generation software-defined modem for satellite communications (SATCOM) on-the-move. Building off the success of the award-winning HM200, the HM400 leverages the unique Hughes Scrambled Code Multiple Access (SCMA) Waveform technology that enables efficient bandwidth use for smaller antennas. View Data Sheet Blog: Why Add HeloSat? Whether your mission is supporting the warfighter in theater or supporting first responders at home, adding HeloSat increases mission capability for any rotary aircraft. Here's why. Five Reasons to Add SATCOM News Article: HeloSat In-flight Video Streaming Hughes announced a successful flight demonstration on May 21, 2020 of its HeloSat SATCOM system on a UH-60A Black Hawk owned by XP Services, based in Tullahoma, Tenn. Read the full article to learn more. Read the Article Data Sheet: Beyond-Line-of-Sight SATCOM System for Rotary-Wing Platforms Hughes is bringing wideband multi-megabit data to rotary platforms with patented, through-the-rotary-blade Beyond-Line-of-Sight (BLoS) Satellite Communication (SATCOM) technology. Download the data sheet to learn more. View Data Sheet Check Out the Latest in HeloSat First-Ever Live Demonstration of HeloSat on a Black Hawk Helicopter On May 21, 2020, a Black Hawk helicopter – outfitted with HeloSat and a high-definition video camera – sent real-time HD video intelligence, through the rotary blades, by satellite, back to ‘command’ and a live audience worldwide. Read the Blog Off Solving BLoS Communications for Rotary Wing Aircraft Stream live video with up to 10 Mbps from rotary wing aircraft. Read this exclusive new white paper to find out how Hughes HeloSat makes long-range ISR possible. Read the White Paper Off Hughes Ready to Deploy ‘Lifesaving’ HeloSat Solution for Military Helicopters This summer, Hughes Network Systems has conducted two tests of its HeloSat satellite communications system, showing the system is a production-ready, validated capability that will fill a need in helicopter communications. Read the Article Off Related ResourcesSee all ResourcesData SheetsHeloSat: Beyond-Line-of-Sight SATCOM System for Rotary-Wing PlatformsAugust 18, 2020HM400 ModemAugust 09, 2018News ArticlesExclusive: Hughes demonstrates 17Mbps data through Black Hawk rotor bladesOctober 19, 2020Hughes Ready to Deploy ‘Lifesaving’ HeloSat Solution for Military HelicoptersAugust 18, 2020Hughes Demonstrates HeloSat In-flight Video Streaming on Black HawkJune 10, 2020VideosBLoS SATCOM SystemOctober 20, 20205:21HeloSat ViaSatellite Webinar: Real Anytime, Anywhere ConnectivityOctober 09, 202057:23Hughes HeloSat: Beyond Line of Sight ISRJune 05, 2020White PapersHeloSat White Paper: Beyond Line of Sight SATCOM for Rotary Wing AircraftJanuary 17, 2019 Contact Us and Find Out How HeloSat Can Support Your ISR Mission 7013A000000ig9T First Name Last Name Agency/Company Email Address Phone Number Comments Campaign ID CAPTCHA This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.