Ensuring secure communications for every mission

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A trusted provider of broadband communications, Intelsat General Communications (IGC) is a U.S.-incorporated, wholly owned subsidiary of Intelsat, providing mission-critical solutions for commercial, government, and military customers.

With a fleet of over 50 satellites covering 99% of the earth’s populated regions — plus over 100,000 miles of terrestrial fiber optic cable and strategically located teleports worldwide — Intelsat General provides secure and seamless broadband connectivity, video communications, and government mobility services for operations through our open, interoperable architecture.

From remote military outposts, disaster recovery sites, and embassies to health and homeland security agencies, Intelsat General’s solutions support even the most complex operations, from routine to mission critical, anywhere on the globe.

Link any combination of satellite bandwidth and terrestrial services to your agency’s equipment and networks, and deliver real-time information to your land, sea, and air platforms. IGC also offers opportunities for hosted payloads on one of our regularly scheduled satellite launches.

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Aeronautical Connectivity for Government

With Intelsat General's aeronautical connectivity solutions, meet the rapidly growing demand for inflight broadband and data connectivity and better support Airborne Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) missions.

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Satellite, Fiber, and Teleport Services

Maritime, aviation, and government organizations can combine existing infrastructure and expertise with Intelsat’s standalone Transponder Lease service to deliver dependable connectivity and support remote user applications around the globe.

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Land Mobile for Government

Connect your assets on the ground with Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Combat systems, and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C5ISR) applications via Intelsat General’s high-throughput, on-demand satellite (HTS) connectivity services.

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Intelsat’s satellite and ground infrastructure experts will walk your organization through each step of the satellite lifecycle — from defining the requirements, to overseeing construction, to operational acceptance — with a focus on efficiency, security, schedule and cost advantages.

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Maritime Service for Government

Intelsat General’s maritime connectivity solutions support the demands of mission-critical government mobility applications such as real-time operational Command & Control and tactical data, intelligence gathering, remote equipment monitoring, and live surveillance.

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Enterprise Networking

Intelsat managed Enterprise Networking services provide businesses and government agencies with secure, reliable private networking, SD-WAN and cloud connectivity, and internet access for proven dependability, vast reach, and fast deployment.

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Safeguard the success of every mission

Contract Vehicles

The Future Commercial Satellite Communications (COMSATCOM) Services Acquisition (FCSA) program consists of a comprehensive set of acquisition activities that create a common marketplace for all government customers to acquire COMSATCOM services.

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Intelsat General Secure Operations Center

Intelsat General created the Intelsat General Secure Operations Center (ISOC) to provide round-the-clock coverage for mission-critical support of its commercial, government, and military customers. The ISOC is the primary point-of-contact for service activation, status, and troubleshooting.

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Customers of Intelsat General

Intelsat General customers include military and civilian agencies of the U.S. government, defense contractors, and the defense ministries of Allied governments around the world. Learn more about how Intelsat General is supporting defense and military operations with satellite-based solutions.

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Engineered to support demanding government communications and applications, Intelsat General delivers reliability, security, performance, and the flexibility to keep pace with changing geographic and mission requirements. Learn more about our network of satellites for government applications.