|TeleCommunication Systems Announces X/Y Tracking Antenna Systems|
ANNAPOLIS, Md., Jan. 15, 2014 – TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, today announced the availability of its X/Y Tracking Antenna Systems. These precision systems are specifically designed for low-Earth orbit (LEO) and medium-Earth orbit (MEO) satellites in support of Earth observation, remote sensing, and telemetry, tracking and control applications. Initial orders are now shipping to small satellite operators that are offering a cost-effective and pervasive earth observation data solution.
TCS has a 26-year track record as a proven, trusted provider of communication technology solutions to the government’s toughest technical challenges, under conditions that demand the highest level of reliability, availability and security. To ensure mission continuity, TCS TotalCom® offers deployable, highly secure communication solutions and complete end-to-end managed services for converged (IP-based) voice, video and data solutions to organizations requiring seamless and secure connectivity between fixed sites and remote operations.
TCS Government Solutions Group President Michael Bristol said: “TCS now offers a satellite tracking solution that is one of the best values in the industry. Due to our state-of-the-art manufacturing processes, we can offer a fully featured, high performance antenna at very competitive rates in half the normal delivery times quoted by our competition. It’s a triple win for our customers whether they are a space agency, tracking system integrator or a satellite data provider.”
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