ATCi Designs and Delivers Fly Away Broadcast System for World Cup

Economy of Scale Solution Delivers Sporting Event Programming throughout Smaller Regions in Latin America and Africa

Jun 11, 2010, 18:08 ET from Antenna Technology Communications Inc.

PHOENIX, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Antenna Technology Communications Inc., a provider of commercial satellite communications systems, today announced that it has designed and delivered a low-cost complete Fly Away Broadcast System specifically designed for broadcasting sporting events to smaller communities in Latin America and Africa.

ATCi's Sports Fly Away System includes the following ATCi equipment/services:  Antenna, Amplifier, Encoder, Modulator as well as the TE-2000 Spectrum Analyzer, design, integration and implementation.  The MPEG-4HD flyaway systems are in stock and pre-tested for maximum reliability.  The offered system's quick delivery mixed with ATCi's installation team expertise allows for quick setup and fast time to air which is crucial for live sporting event broadcasting.

"ATCi is pleased to provide a solution that can deliver such important international events such as the World Cup to smaller regions that are typically unable to receive programming," said ATCi's CEO Gary Hatch. "It is gratifying to know that ATCi's Flyaway Broadcast solution is playing a necessary and key role in helping to enhance the digital viewing experience for World Cup's global audience."

Priced aggressively, with broadcast quality systems starting well under $100K, ATCi has provided these flyaway systems to customers worldwide.

About ATCi

ATCi enhances its customers' opportunity for profit by providing custom global, ground-based satellite communications systems and broadband services. The company is committed to delivering innovative technologies to meet the emerging needs of cable television, corporations, government, educational institutions and small- and medium-sized enterprises. ATCi is headquartered in Chandler, Arizona. with operating sales offices in North America and China. For further information on ATCi products and services, please call 480-844-8501 or visit our Web site at

SOURCE Antenna Technology Communications Inc.