Commercial Space Products and Services

Satellite Communications


2017 – Satellite Communications

Communications satellite services allow two-way data, voice, and video connections. In 2017, revenues in this sector were estimated at $## billion, up slightly from $## billion in 2016. Communications satellite…

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2016 – Satellite Communications

Communications satellites have traditionally been divided into two types: fixed satellite services (FSS) and mobile satellite services (MSS). Communications satellites have traditionally been divided into two types: fixed satellite services…

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2015 – Satellite Communications

Operators of communication satellites lease satellite capacity to satellite broadcasting companies, making the provision of these services possible. For example, DISH Network accounted for nearly a third of Hughes Network’s…

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2005 – Satellite Communications

SIA’s Satellite Industry Survey does not report telephone trunking revenue (i.e., telephony-related revenue from transponder leasing) separately, but as part of the FSS market. SIA also includes VSAT revenue, revenue…

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2007 – Satellite Communications

Communications satellite services are comprised of fixed satellite services, mobile satellite services, satellite radio, television services, and data communications. DTH television is the largest segment of communications satellite services with…

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2008 – Satellite Communications

The key components of FSS revenues are video distribution and data communications, which include both private enterprise networks using VSATs and consumer broadband access. VSAT networks use FSS capacity, and…

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2009 – Satellite Communications

Communication services cover a broad range of applications such as DTH television, fixed and mobile satellite services, and satellite radio. In 2009, communications accounted for ##% of commercial satellite services…

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2010 – Satellite Communications

The satellite services sector, which includes fixed and mobile satellite services, registered $## billion in 2010 revenue, up from $## billion in 2009. Both types of services communicate information in…

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2011 – Satellite Communications

Estimated 2011 revenue for satellite communications reached $## billion, #% higher than the $## billion for 2010. The satellite communications segment includes both fixed satellite services and mobile satellite services.…

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2012 – Satellite Communications

The 2012 revenue for the satellite communications sector is estimated at $## billion, #% higher than the 2011 figure of $## billion. The market is composed of satellite operators, which…

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