Germantown, Md., September 22, 2011―Hughes Network Systems, LLC (Hughes), the global leader in broadband satellite solutions and services, and a leading provider of managed network and application services, today announced its participation at the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Space 2011 Conference and Exposition. Rick Lober, vice president and general manager of the Defense and Intelligence Systems Division, will speak during the plenary session on “Commercialization of MILSATCOM,” moderated by Col. Charles Cynamon, Chief, Advanced Concepts Division, U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center.
WHO:Rick Lober, Vice President and General Manager, Defense and Intelligence Systems Division, Hughes
WHAT: AIAA Space 2011 Conference and Exposition WHEN: Tuesday, September 27, 2:30pm – 4:00pm PST
WHERE: Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, California
Mr. Lober will discuss trends in commercial satellite communications (SATCOM) technology, and availability of cost-effective solutions that can help the U.S. military meet its SATCOM gap given the current austere budget environment.
Members of the media interested in scheduling a briefing with a Hughes executive are invited to contact Kristin Graybill at: (571) 323-2585, ext. 2190, or by email firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information on the AIAA Space 2011 Conference and Exposition,visit http://www.aiaa.org/content.cfm?pageid=230&lumeetingid=2426&viewcon=overview.