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July 25th, 2018

The 25th Episode of Kratos' Constellations Podcast Just Released

Constellations, the podcast where space industry leaders share their thoughts on business, policy and opportunities, announced the release of their 25th episode.

The guest for this event was Susan Bull, Sr. Consultant with COMSYS, the world’s foremost VSAT consultancy. Susan shared her thoughts on the impact of HTS on capacity pricing, the major business model changes satellite operators must make, and the aerospace mobility market.

Constellations brings together key influencers and leaders in the satellite and space industries, such as Ms. Bull, to discuss emerging trends and technologies in New Space, HTS, Defense Policy and so much more.  Recent guests have included:”

  • Assured Communications with Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, SVP, Inmarsat
  • Data Centers in Space, Cliff Beek, CEO and President, Cloud Constellation
  • High Throughput Satellites, Skot Butler, President, Intelsat General
  • Journey to Mars, Caleb Williams, Spaceworks
  • Free to Air, Lasers and Predictions about LEO, Jim Simpson, CEO, ABS
  • Balance, Certainty and Sharing the Spectrum, Tom Stroup, President, Satellite Industry Assoc.
  • Cloud Technology, Machine Intelligence & Bots, Dave Mihelcic, Federal CTO, Juniper Networks


Previous guests have commented on their participation in Constellations…

I just had the privilege this morning to participate in Constellations podcast sponsored by Kratos. We had the most fascinating discussion on satellite technology, communications capabilities all for the military, I encourage you to take a listen, it was really fun to do and I look forward to seeing how many other guests will come forward.” — Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, SVP Government Policy, Strategy, and Outreach for Inmarsat.

I am pleased to have been part of this excellent podcast series highlighting the space and satellite industry.  Congratulations to Kratos for pushing boundaries and allowing me and my space colleagues a new platform for spreading the word about the exciting future of satellites and space.” — Skot Butler, President of Intelsat General

Congratulations Kratos on your 25th Constellations podcast.  I thoroughly enjoyed taking part in the June podcast reviewing the key challenges facing the industry including the new HTS, LEO and other constellations and emerging technology.” — Jim Simpson, CEO of ABS

Congratulations to Kratos on the 25th Constellations podcast.  With 5G on the horizon and plans for the launch of thousands of new commercial satellites, I am sure the impact of the industry will continue to grow and you will be celebrating a 50th podcast before too long.” — Tom Stroup, President of the Satellite Industry Association.

Produced by Kratos, Constellations is designed to provide a forum for people in the industry, and those merely interested in it, to learn from experts as they share their insights, experiences and expectations for the future.