Where the storm is in relation to the end-user's antenna or the satellite ground station antennas, as well as the intensity of the storm, has a lot to do with whether it will affect internet service -- if at all.
As Viasat’s Real-Time Earth network expands on the ground, the upcoming ViaSat-3 constellation has the potential to provide an extraordinary additional link in the future.
Viasat’s Real-Time Earth Ground Service Provided Commissioning and Operations Support to General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems’ Orbital Test Bed Satellite
Viasat’s role in the OTB program has been to provide initial communications, control and telemetry services to the spacecraft via the Viasat RTE ground station network.
Viasat Partners with the Centre for Appropriate Technology Ltd and Indigenous Business Australia to Build a Real-Time Earth Ground Station in Australia
Real-Time Earth System will Enable the Delivery of Valuable Earth Observation and Remote Sensing Data in a More Timely, Affordable Way
Pilot Program Awarded by the U.S. Air Force for Advanced Spacecraft Design and Development, Next-Generation Tactical Datalinks and Cybersecurity
SATELLITE 2019 keynote panel: Viasat CEO on ways satellite can be relevant in the competitive, global broadband market
Industry leaders on panel agree satellite demand driven by its unequalled ability to reach almost anywhere