Namibia's Sat-Com aims for the global market[Johannesburg, 13 December 2019] -
Sat-Com is one of the leading military radio manufacturers in Africa, and after cornering the Namibian market the Windhoek-based company is now looking towards international expansion as well as the development of new products and partnerships.
Sat-Com has been in the military communications market since 1999, but it began in 1991 as a designer and manufacturer of equipment for the Namibian broadcasting industry. Its foray into military radios came in response to a Namibian Defence Force (NDF) requirement. At first amplifiers and VHF man portable radios (Cheetah 1) were produced, then HF radio manufacturing began more than a decade ago.
Today Sat-Com's main offering is software-defined radios, such as the manpack Leopard, which is in service with the Namibian Defence Force... [Full Story...]