SES Networks

Critical communications for defence, civil and humanitarian operations

Defence and military, civil government, and humanitarian organizations require rapidly deployable, reliable broadband network connectivity in the most challenging situations and remote places imaginable. SES Networks offers an unparalleled range of satellite-enabled data, voice and real-time video solutions that are at the heart of security programs, achieving the mission, and life-saving response and recovery operations. 

Powered by SES Networks fleet of medium earth orbit (MEO) and geostationary earth orbit (GEO) satellites, troops and organizations can get connected fast to meet mission requirements, accelerate recovery efforts and improve communication virtually anywhere in the world.


Governments face a wide variety of civil and military challenges with unpredictable requirements in an unpredictable world. Whether it’s providing connectivity in areas inaccessible to terrestrial networks for e-applications, operating Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) for border control monitoring or providing a communications platform essential for when disaster strikes, we understand your needs. We can help keep your populations secure, healthy and connected.


We work with over 50 government groups around the world, including the UN, the EU, NATO and various US Government agencies, to provide the connectivity they need for a wide-range of application from intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) missions, to communications in remote areas. Whatever your civil mission needs, we've got them covered.


With Government+, we offer more flexibility and scalability, leading to more possibilities. It combines the strengths of SES’s widebeam coverage, upcoming high-throughput satellites (HTS) and O3b’s very high throughput low-latency solution. This unique combination allows us to develop products and applications tailored to the different requirements of each government segment, to provide you with more choice than any other operator can.

You will benefit from:

  • A one-stop shop for tailored end-to-end solutions that meet your needs
  • A dedicated team with ready to go security clearance
  • C-, Ka- and Ku-band capacity where and when you need it
  • A reliable and secure network with 99.95% availability
  • Access to O3b’s very high-throughput (greater than 1Gbps) and low-latency connectivity
  • A range of products and applications that enable you to hit the ground running


SES Government Solutions

SES Government Solutions provides customised, reliable and secure satellite communications solutions to the U.S. Government, worldwide

SES Techcom Services

SES Techcom Services provides managed satellite services and integrated solutions for governments and institutions worldwide


GovSat offers secured capacity in frequency bands reserved for governments and institutions. Together with the Luxembourg government, SES launched GovSat, a joint venture that provides connectivity specifically for governmental and military customers. GovSat supports two key frequencies to ensure secure transmissions – X-band and military Ka-band