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Enabling safer, more successful tactical and strategic missions

We work outside the traditional contractor model to deliver secure defense communications across the globe 

Viasat is a private sector partner and national asset to the U.S. Department of Defense and coalition military forces. Viasat invests heavily in Independent Research & Development, enabling us to rapidly develop and deploy the security, connectivity, and defense communications warfighters need to help address current and emerging threats — with the goal of bringing our servicemen and women home safely.

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Our culture is our competitive advantage

Viasat understands our customers and empowers our employees to accelerate the delivery of turnkey warfighter capabilities

We combine a strong defense heritage with our commercial business practices to create a company unlike any other. We surround our veterans (over 30% of our employee population), engineers, technologists, and support staff with a culture of innovation, entrepreneurship, agile defense technology development, and non-traditional business models to empower them to push the limits of innovation.

Uniquely positioned to provide end-to-end operational capabilities

Our integrated defense satellite communications, tactical-data-link/line-of-sight and cybersecurity solutions provide a uniquely holistic approach that delivers inherent performance advantages. We offer a range of multi-band, flexible SATCOM terminals, anti-jam Link 16 radios, and electronic warfare (EW)-resistant networks that will help you achieve resilient, end-to-end communications across your domain and missions.

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Cyber

From your core digital infrastructure to the mobile devices accessing it, Viasat provides end-to-end, government-accredited cyber protection to keep data and warfighters safe.


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Air

Viasat enables better data-driven decision making by delivering situational awareness that meets your mission-critical airborne connectivity and defense communication needs.

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Maritime

Viasat provides resilient and assured connectivity services that facilitate ship-to-ship and ship-to-shore communications — over satellite bands, networks, and congested environments.

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Ground

Comm-on-the-move, comm-on-the-pause, command and control, and more — Viasat delivers resilient battlespace connectivity and communications solutions for critical ground missions.

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Space

Viasat is transforming defense satellite broadband services for defense missions, improving performance, security, and resiliency at a lower cost for mission-critical communications.

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Multi-domain

Secure, seamless communication between domains can be the difference between mission success and failure — see how Viasat simplifies the complexity of multi-domain connectivity.

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