Ovzon wins renewed contract from IGC
Ovzon has secured contract renewals, valued at a total of MUSD 6,9, with the US Department of Defense (US DoD), through the US service provider Intelsat General Corporation, IGC.
The contract renewals cover the second six months of FY 2020, up to September 2020, for the use of Ovzon’s satellite communication services. The aggregated order volume from the DoD over the last twelve months amounts to 20.6 MUSD. The lower volume for the last six months is driven by changes in geographical requirements and US DoD budget limitations. With the emergence of new terminals, availability of higher performance satellites, and the imminent launch of Ovzon 3 in 2021, Ovzon expect the contracts with DoD to continue also in the next fiscal year.
The current service offering, using leased capacity, will be complemented with proprietary functionality when the new satellite Ovzon 3 is launched in 2021. Ovzon 3 is an important step to further revolutionize mobile broadband by satellite, offering the highest bandwidth with the smallest terminals. Ovzon 3 is the first of a number of satellites planned for global reach of Ovzon's high-end service.
”We are excited for the continued service for US DoD and we are happy to see our end users’ satisfaction with our “end to end” capability. These results are achieved through leased capacity on third party satellites, highly mobile ground equipment, and efficient, reliable support. With our coming Ovzon 3 satellite we will be able to enhance our service and offering even further”, says Magnus René, CEO of Ovzon.
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Ovzon is revolutionizing mobile broadband via satellite providing global coverage with the highest bandwidth through the smallest terminals. Founded in 2006, Ovzon develops end-to-end solutions meeting the growing demand of mobile broadband connectivity for customers with high performance requirements.
Ovzon’s combination of advanced proprietary satellite technology and unique ultra-small terminals answers the needs for mobile users to connect anywhere and transmit large amounts of data. Customers include Government, Defense, Media, Maritime, Aviation and NGOs using highly mobile platforms. Our dedicated and experienced team ensures a premium service for our demanding global customers.
The company has offices in Stockholm in Sweden and Bethesda (MD) and Tampa (FL) in the United States. Ovzon is publicly listed on Nasdaq First North Growth Market