NovelSat Donates Satellite Communication Equipment to Aid in Nepal Earthquake Relief

NovelSat lends NS3000 Professional Satellite Modems to Asian communications integrator deployed in Nepal to facilitate satellite communications in the wake of the devastating Nepal earthquake.

Raanana, Israel, May 5, 2015 In response to the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25th, NovelSat, a world leader in satellite transmission technology, has joined in the relief effort. NovelSat donated a number of NovelSat NS3000 Professional Satellite Modems to an Asian-based satellite teleport and solutions integrator who is providing communications infrastructure at the scene of the quake relief effort.

NovelSat NS300 Satellite Modem

NovelSat NS3000 Professional High-Data Rate Satellite Modem

NovelSat delivered the satellite modems to their Asian partner with all efficiency and resiliency features enabled to ensure mission critical voice and data communication under difficult circumstances. They were deployed as part of mobile communications centers at the quake scene to help replace destroyed and damaged terrestrial communications infrastructure and to aid in the immediate task of coordination of the rescue and aid effort.

“The devastation in Nepal is heartbreaking,” said NovelSat CEO Itzik Wulkan. “We are fortunate to have had the opportunity to donate needed tools like NS3000 satellite modems that are helping save lives by improving communication at the scene of the quake.”


About NovelSat

NovelSat is a technology company dedicated to providing the next-generation modulation standard for satellite communications. NovelSat supports DVB-S and DVB-S2 standards and also offers the superior spectral efficiency of its NovelSat NS3™ high-end efficiency satellite transmission software package which is available in all NovelSat satellite modulators, demodulators and modems. NovelSat technologies deliver the fastest data rates, the satellite industry’s most compelling ROI and the most scalable transmission solutions from 64Kbps to 850Mbps on a single modem.

NovelSat technology is built around NovelSat SMOS (Satellite Modem Operating System), a unified satellite communications platform that ensures optimal interoperability, throughput and scalability of capacity, software-defined high-end features and waveforms. Learn more at


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