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2012-02-06 15:05:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., Feb. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT), an innovator in satellite and other wireless networking systems and services, announced financial results for the fiscal third quarter ended December 30, 2011 including new contract awards of $211.9 million, revenues of $205.0 million, Adjusted EBITDA of $36.9 million, and non-GAAP diluted net income attributable to ViaSat common stockholders of $0.26 per share, or $0.12 per share on a diluted GAAP basis....

2011-12-07 11:20:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., Dec. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ViaSat Inc. (Nasdaq:VSAT) has transmitted the first data over the ViaSat-1 high-capacity satellite and the WildBlue high-speed data network. The initial transmissions and receptions were completed the evening of December 2 from a SurfBeam® 2 terminal at ViaSat's Carlsbad campus, through the ViaSat-1 satellite and a gateway located in Milford, Utah. The test included email, web surfing, and video streaming, proving the...

2011-11-16 07:00:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- November 16, 2011 - ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) conducted a major public demonstration for members of the U.S. armed services during which it unveiled the industry's highest performance mobile broadband system using an ultra-small aperture 12-inch Ka-band tracking antenna. Representatives from the Air Force, Army, Marines, and Special Forces communities witnessed multiple applications including full-motion HD video running concurrently over a...

2011-11-03 07:05:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) has announced that ViaSat-1, the highest capacity satellite in the world, is now positioned in geosynchronous orbit where it will begin in-orbit testing. Since launching on October 19, ViaSat-1 has successfully completed all scheduled maneuvers: Deployment of solar arrays Six apogee motor firings, lifting the spacecraft from transfer orbit to geosynchronous orbit Deployment of main reflectors and sub-reflectors...

2011-11-02 18:04:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., Nov. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ViaSat Inc. (Nasdaq:VSAT) will host a conference call on Monday, November 7, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss the second quarter results for fiscal year 2012. The dial-in number is (877) 640-9809 in the U.S. and (914) 495-8528 internationally. Listeners can also access the conference call webcast and other material financial information discussed on the conference call in the Investor Relations section of the ViaSat website at...

2011-10-20 07:17:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) has announced that International Launch Services has successfully launched ViaSat-1, the highest capacity satellite in the world. The Proton M launch vehicle lifted off from pad 39 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, at 11:48 am (PDT) October 19, followed by spacecraft separation from the launch vehicle at 9:12 pm, signal acquisition shortly thereafter, and finally deployment of both the north and south solar...

2011-10-13 23:30:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ViaSat Inc. (Nasdaq:VSAT) has recently crossed a milestone by reaching a total of over 500,000 operational flight hours for its airborne COTM (communications on-the-move) systems used by warfighters and analysts. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20091216/VIASATLOGO) Integrated on more than 200 government aircraft since 2008, the ViaSat KuSS (Ku Spread Spectrum) systems have supplied vital real-time Intelligence Surveillance...

2011-10-07 11:05:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) is reporting that its Anik F2 outage has been resolved and service to affected WildBlue subscribers has been restored. The outage was caused by a satellite anomaly and remedial actions were completed on schedule. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20091216/VIASATLOGO) About ViaSat ViaSat delivers fast, secure communications, Internet, and remote network access to fixed sites or on-the-move. The company...

2011-10-06 15:49:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) is reporting that WildBlue service from the Telesat Anik F2 satellite is experiencing an outage due to a technical anomaly, as reported by Telesat earlier today. Based on estimates provided by Telesat, ViaSat projects that WildBlue customers receiving service through Anik F2 will be restored by tomorrow morning. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20091216/VIASATLOGO) About ViaSat ViaSat delivers fast,...

2011-09-06 07:00:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., Sept. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) has been awarded contracts valued at approximately $40 million by Boeing (NYSE: BA) to develop a ground based beam forming (GBBF) system for the Mexican Satellite System (MEXSAT). The beam forming system is designed to operate with the Boeing L-band geomobile satellite system being provided for Secretaria de Communicaciones y Transportes (SCT) of Mexico. (Logo:...