Astro Aerospace will provide L-band mesh reflectors for Inmarsat 6 satellites

CARPINTERIA, Calif. Northrop Grumman's business unit, Astro Aerospace will provide Airbus Defence and Space with nine meter L-band mesh reflectors for two Inmarsat 6 satellites.

The nine meter reflectors will help the Inmarsat 6 satellites provide mobile connections to ships, planes, oil and gas platforms, and the broadcasting industry, says John A. Alvarez, general manager, .

Astro Aerospace's partnership with began on Inmarsat 4 and Alphasat. Astro Aerospace’s AstroMesh technology is well suited for Inmarsat 6’s L-band capacity, officials say.

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