StarWin and Avanti to bring Revolutionary SatCom on the Move Capabilities to Africa

China’s StarWin Science and Technology (StarWin), providing innovative engineering solutions, has announced the successful testing of its Electronically Steered Phased Array Antenna (ESA) terminal for Communications on the Move (COTM) on Avanti Communications’ high-speed HYLAS 4 Ka-band satellite.

The test’s success advances the efficiency of satellite communications technology and provides top-notch solutions to their end users. In addition, the  ESA terminal’s compact size, lightweight design, and straightforward mounting process make it a versatile and practical solution for a wide range of applications that require mobility.

Furthermore, during testing, StarWin’s ESA terminal demonstrated impressive capabilities, ensuring high-speed data and reliable communications while on the move. This ground-breaking achievement is a significant milestone in the mobile satellite communications industry, promising uninterrupted broadband connectivity for diverse users, including the government, military, and customers throughout Africa.

“We are thrilled to have joined forces with Avanti for this revolutionary project,” stated Mrs. Amelia Liu, Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Co-founder of StarWin. “The successful testing of our Ka-band ESA terminal is just the beginning of a new era. We look forward to further advancements in the industry. The future of mobile connectivity in Africa looks brighter than ever.”

According to Donald Walker, Senior Vice President of Government and Defence, “At Avanti, we are committed to delivering the very best service to our customers and users, and this latest partnership with StarWin will allow us to expand our offering in Africa’s defence and security sector, by providing greater on the move capabilities. This new chapter will further our mission to deliver secure and reliable connectivity to those who need it most.”