DWTS VSAT helps USACE ship stay connected
Photo Credit: Stephen Larsen
Aboard the top deck of the US Dredge Wheeler, personnel discuss how to mitigate the effects of satellite latency. Left to right are Tim Stirling, Electronics Integrated Systems Mechanic on board the Wheeler; Greg Formosa, Chief, Radio Engineering of the Army Corps of Engineers - Information Technology office; and Al Thompson, Product Manager, Defense Wide Transmission Systems project leader. The dome behind them houses the ship's Very Small Aperture Terminal that provides satellite connectivity.
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