Astronics has announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Astronics AeroSat, is introducing its next-generation FliteStrea T-310 SATCOM connectivity solution for business aircraft.
Astronics is offering the FliteStream T-310 solution to the business aircraft market in partnership with Satcom Direct (SD), the launch customer, as part of its SD Xperience end-to-end solution.
The T-310 is fully qualified and approved to operate on the Intelsat FlexExec business aviation network.
The FliteStream T-310 SATCOM connectivity solution includes the next generation iDirect CX780 modem, providing compatibility with both Ku-band wide beam and high throughput spot beam satellite (HTS) networks.
“Get Connected” reported that Astronics Corporation had successfully completed in-flight demonstrations of its FliteStream T-Series tail- mounted Ku-band connectivity system back in December 2017 – read the FliteStream feature.