Avanti Communications


Melcom are partnered with Avanti Communications in the provision of Satellite Data Communications Services for a variety of applications.


Avanti's first Ka Band satellite, called HYLAS 1, launched in November 2010 and covers the UK, Ireland, Europe and the Middle East.  HYLAS 2, was launched in August 2012 and extends Avanti's coverage to Africa, the Caucasus and the Middle East. HYLAS 3 will also serve Africa in 2015.

Avanti offer a high degree of flexibility, quality and resilience.  The main product groups offered by Melcom are:

  1. Satellite Broadband Services for both Home and Business Enterprise, including the MEA region.

  2. Occassional Use, uncontended bandwidth

  3. Longer term uncontended bandwidth, fully configurable to specific needs.

The Avanti infrastructure has flexibility to work with the robust Hughes network and VSAT terminals, iDirect and other platforms.