November 06, 2007 09:05 ET

CVG Enables Coast Guard Satellite-Based Broadband Communications

CHANTILLY, VA--(Marketwire - November 6, 2007) - CVG, Inc. (CVG) announced today that it will provide a proof of concept, littoral waters, satellite-based broadband communications solution for the United States Coast Guard (USCG). The work was awarded under CVG's Indefinite-Delivery Indefinite-Quantity contract with General Services Administration's Satellite Services-II (SATCOM-II) program.

CVG will install two high performance Ku-band stabilized VSAT systems on USCG vessels, one on each coast, enabling coverage to approximately 75 nautical miles off shore. CVG's solution may have the potential of providing the USCG with substantially improved maritime broadband communications.

About CVG

Headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, together with its wholly owned subsidiary Avtec Systems, Inc. (Avtec), employee-owned CVG provides secure, robust, deployable, satellite-based communications solutions to government and commercial customers in the United States and around the world. CVG has extensive experience in the design, specification, integration and deployment of reliable and affordable communications solutions. More information about CVG is available at

Avtec is a provider of data communications products and systems engineering services to the aerospace, telecommunications and defense communities. More information about Avtec is available at

Contact Information

  • Business Contact:

    Stephen Gizinski
    Chief Executive Officer
    CVG, Inc.
    14432 Albemarle Point Place
    Chantilly, VA 20151
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