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Pentagon sending Ukraine SATCOM antennas for the first time via new $275M security package 

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They’ll “provide an additional capability on the ground at a critical time when Ukraine's infrastructure is being hit” by Russia, a DOD spokesperson said.

Satellite communications seeing an 'explosion of activity' during Ukraine war

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The war in Ukraine has catalyzed an “explosion of activity” for military and commercial satellite communications capabilities, according to a top IT officer at U.S. European Command. “We went from about zero to 100 of requirements … into the European theater. That demand signal for more and more connectivity via mil[itary] satcom has just been unbelievable,” Brig. Gen. Chad Raduege, director of the command, control, communications and computers/cyber directorate, and…