Reaching the billions of people around the world who are still unconnected requires that satellite broadband is part of the mix. Satellite communication requires smart regulatory decisions that secure the spectrum needed and recognize the critical role satellite will play in bridging the digital divide.
We believe every American should have access to high quality connected broadband — on any platform, anywhere, any time, and with any device. Enabling consumers to continuously connect requires that we have a vibrant vision for our broadband future that enables more Americans to access high-speed broadband. That means access via a home connection, on a plane, on a ship, on a bus, on board a train, in a car — all via satellite and at speeds and in [...]
Before a hearing of the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation in Washington, D.C. on Oct. 25, Viasat CEO Mark Dankberg spoke to the power of satellite to reach a wide audience.