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9042295 Transponded anti-jam satellite communications  
A method and apparatus for processing a signal. The signal is received in a receiver system in a satellite. The signal has a range of frequencies in which information is carried in a number of...
9042809 Satellite communication having distinct low priority information broadcast into adjacent sub-regions  
A satellite communication system using hierarchical modulation to transmit a plurality of modulated signals to sub-regions within a region. Each modulated signal includes high priority content and...
9031497 Dual-satellite emergency locator beacon and method for registering, programming and updating emergency locator beacon over the air  
A dual-satellite emergency locator beacon and method for programming and updating such emergency locator beacons over the air. The system uses a second commercial satellite as the carrier for the...
9026043 System architecture for high density satellite capacity footprint with flexible antenna signal routing capabilities  
A transmission and reception spot beam antenna is provided. A first transponder is configured to receive communications signals within a first receive spot beam and to transmit the communications...
9026042 Method and apparatus for satellite communication with baseband switching over an IP network  
A rain diversity switchover system includes a diversity Satellite Access Station (SAS) including a transmitter modem and a receiver modem in communication with a satellite. The system further...
9020557 Wireless communication apparatus and method for wireless communication  
A wireless communication apparatus includes: an estimating section to estimate a positional relationship between a destination node and a node; a first determination section to set an electric...
9014620 Satellite fleet deployment  
Methods, systems, and devices are described for managing satellite communications through the deployment of a fleet of multi-beam satellites serving overlapping and non-overlapping spot beams. In...
9014619 Methods and systems for satellite communications employing ground-based beam forming with spatially distributed hybrid matrix amplifiers  
A satellite communications system includes a satellite configured to communicate with terminals, a station configured to communicate signals intended for the terminals to the satellite via a...
9015772 Interactive gaming channel video stream with nested features  
An interactive gaming channel presented on a monitor, with a plurality of transponders being used to present the games available at a given time. Such a channel in accordance with the present...
9008571 Method and system for a single frequency network for broadcasting to mobile devices  
One or more circuits of a satellite reception assembly may be operable to receive a satellite signal, recover content carried in the satellite signal, and broadcast a signal carrying the content...
8996051 Satellite system resource allocation optimization  
Resource allocation to user terminals of a satellite system is optimized, the user terminals configured for data communication with a satellite via a common antenna beam. A resource is allocated,...
8988253 Recovery of balloon materials  
Methods and systems involving an incentivized recovery of balloon materials are disclosed herein. An example system may be configured to: (a) determine a landing location of a balloon, where the...
8989579 Optical downlink system  
Optical downlink system (10) and method of optical data transmission between a remote terminal (20) having a number of n optical communication terminals (OT1-OTn), and a ground terminal (30)...
8982282 Display apparatus and channel searching method thereof  
A display apparatus and a method of searching for a channel in the display apparatus includes a plurality of tuners and a plurality of antenna ports respectively connected to the plurality of...
8977191 Method and system for providing timing and frequency synchronization for satellite diversity  
An approach facilitates synchronization by providing: (i) a method to analyze the two-satellite synchronization problem in time-frequency domain; and (ii) a two-stage estimation method to...
8977190 Linearizer-channel amplifier device for a dual RF channel, and telecommunication satellite comprising said device  
A linearizer-channel amplifier device for a dual RF channel designed to be installed on a telecommunication satellite comprises two independent radiofrequency channels, each radiofrequency channel...
8971236 System and method for real-time interconnection of elements of a wide area monitoring, measurement or data collection system through a direct digital satellite broadcasting multiplexing system  
System and a method for timely interconnecting elements of a wide spread remote measurement, monitoring or data collection system through multiplexing in a satellite system. The invention provides...
8973060 Terminal for repeating through MBS communication network and method of repeating using the same  
There is provided a method where a terminal amplifies an MBS signal that the terminal receives using a terminal in an MBS service, transmits the amplified signal to another terminal and controls...
8971922 Apparatus and method for measuring position of terminal located in indoor using wireless network  
A method and apparatus for measuring the position of a terminal located in indoor using a wireless network is disclosed. The method for measuring a position of a terminal located in indoor using a...
8971797 System and/or method for providing information updates to a location server  
The subject matter disclosed herein relates to a system and method for acquiring signal received from satellite vehicles (SVs) in a satellite navigation system. In one example, although claimed...
8965385 Staggered cells for wireless coverage  
A relay and distribution apparatus is provided for a cellular communication system. The relay and distribution apparatus includes an antenna system configured to lay down beams in overlapping...
8954000 Real-time signal validation method and system  
Systems and methods for real-time signal validation are disclosed. In an example embodiment, a subset of terminals in a peer group of satellite terminals is determined. Operational statistics of...
8953946 High-bandwidth optical communications relay payload  
A free space optical communication system (100) and method including: several optical beam expanders (414) for receiving incoming optical signals from ground sites and neighboring satellites;...
8942620 Method and system for using routine driving information in mobile interactive satellite services  
A method and an apparatus according to an embodiment of the invention includes a controller to process a criterion for selecting a point-of-interest (POI). The criterion can be based on historical...
8935122 Alignment detection device  
An alignment device provides position information for an antenna coupled to an extendable tower. The alignment device can provide position data including pitch data, roll data, and azimuth data....
8928526 Determining effective isotropic radiated power of a satellite communications system  
Techniques for monitoring transmission performance of a satellite communications systems are provided, including techniques for measuring the primary contributors to the end-to-end SNR, including...
8929885 Apparatus and method for selecting spot beam based on traffic demands and channel conditions for multi-spot beam satellite system  
Disclosed is an apparatus and method of selecting spot beams to be actually used based on a traffic demand and a signal attenuation of each spot beam, and activating the selected spot beams in a...
8923754 Intelligent broadband relay for wireless networks  
An ultrawideband radio transceiver/repeater provides a low cost infrastructure solution that merges wireless and wired network devices while providing connection to the plant, flexible repeater...
8923756 Calibration of amplitude and phase  
In one implementation, gain measurements for one or more satellite elements may be obtained from one or more calibration stations. A matrix may be generated, with each cell providing a storage for...
8923753 Problem signature terminal diagnosis method and system  
Systems and methods for problem signature terminal diagnosis are disclosed. In an example embodiment, measured operational statistics of a satellite terminal of a peer group of satellite terminals...
8918049 Network with intelligent broadband wireless relay  
An ultrawideband radio transceiver/repeater provides a low cost infrastructure solution that merges wireless and wired network devices while providing connection to the plant, flexible repeater...
8913992 Methods and apparatus for access data recovery from a malfunctioning device  
Methods and apparatus for recovering access data from a malfunctioning device. In one embodiment, trained service personnel are provided a specialized apparatus for retrieving access data from a...
8913961 Systems and methods for dampening TDMA interference  
Systems and methods are disclosed which relate to mitigating the detrimental effects of interference to electronic devices from mobile telephones utilizing any form of time-domain multiplexing...
8913894 High-bandwidth optical communications relay architecture  
A free space optical communication system (100) and method including a constellation of several satellites (102). Each of satellites including: several inter-satellite optical telescopes (204) for...
8913989 Secure transmission over satellite phone network  
A reach back secure communications terminal includes a modem to satellite interconnect board that captures DTMF tones, demodulates encrypted modem information, and converts both into an ASCII...
8909284 SIM card module and interface for external installation to provide broadband to a customer premises  
An outdoor broadband unit may be connected to an external portion of a customer premises. The outdoor broadband unit may include a radio frequency (RF) antenna to receive communications from a...
8897769 Non-interfering utilization of non-geostationary satellite frequency band for geostationary satellite communication  
A method, satellite and system utilizes non-geostationary satellite orbit (NGSO) frequency spectrum in geostationary satellite orbit (GSO) satellite communication in a non-interfering manner. A...
8892064 Systems and methods for providing product information over a carrier wave  
A method is provided that comprises tuning a radio system to a frequency band that contains a locally-broadcast terrestrial radio signal. The locally-broadcast terrestrial radio signal comprising...
8879982 Automatic uplink power control in interference cancellation based spectral reuse  
A system and method for performing automatic uplink power control (AUPC), using interference cancellation, to compensate for signal attenuation in a satellite communication system in which uplink...
8868069 Airliner-mounted cellular base station  
An aircraft-mounted base transceiver station (mBTS) for providing intermittent coverage in a cellular radio network. The mBTS utilizes the existing protocol of its terrestrial counterparts,...
8867986 Enhanced mobile satellite communication system  
There is provided a mobile satellite communication terminal system including a transmit/receive sub-system. The transmit/receive sub-system includes an antenna dish, a feed boom assembly, and a...
8869245 Device reputation  
A user device is associated with a dynamic trust score that may be updated as needed, where the trust score and the updates are based on various activities and information associated with the...
8861341 Backup network connectivity  
A communications system comprising: a public network service provider; and a satellite hub, wherein the public network service provider is connectable to a client system by a first link and...
8862050 Polarization diversity with portable devices via wavefront muxing techniques  
A novel terrestrial wireless communications technique for terrestrial portable terminals including hand-held mobile devices and fixed wireless instruments, utilizing a spoke-and-hub communications...
8862122 Multi-spot satellite surveillance system and reception device  
A system for surveying aircraft present in an area covered by at least one communication satellite, the aircraft transmitting signals conveying surveillance messages. The coverage area consists of...
8862123 Airborne onboard base transceiver station for mobile communication  
The invention refers to a base station (BTS) and a method for a BTS, for a cellular communication system comprising a user equipment (UE) onboard an aircraft, when at a predetermined altitude, and...
8855552 Placement of gateways away from service beams  
A method is presented for transmitting data in a satellite system having multiple spot beams comprising (1) sending a broadband signal in a forward direction from a gateway terminal to a...
8855692 Signal cancellation in a satellite communication system  
A satellite communication system comprised of a hub and plurality of remote terminals, wherein the system is configured for frequency reuse, a method and apparatus for signal cancellation are...
8848605 Systems and method for providing in-flight broadband mobile communication services  
The disclosure relates to a ground-based wireless cellular communication system providing in-flight broadband mobile communication services. The system includes at least one ground-based base...
8849192 Method of determining reliability of received signal, method of calculating code phase error, and apparatus for determining reliability of received signal  
A method of determining reliability of a received signal is provided, which includes correlating a received signal from a satellite to a replica code, determining reliability of the received...