LiveTV is not the only firm taking a serious look at the Ka-band satellite space. ViaSat, which is currently working with T-Mobile and others to bring a Ku-band-based in-flight connectivity service back to Lufthansa, is also keeping its fingers in the Ka pot.
Asked whether ViaSat’s strategy will one day involve in-flight connectivity, ViaSat director of regulatory affairs Daryl Hunter says: “I think it’s safe to say that we are looking at all sorts of applications for Ka-band.”
Well wink, wink to you too.
Check out ViaSat’s video about what it claims will be “the highest capacity satellite ever built”: