|News Story :
Miami, June 1st, 2010
UPCOM Technologies Inc. , a San Jose CA based developer and manufacturer of equipment for satellite telecommunications , announced today that it has been selected to provide a complete fly-away solution for NEWSEDITS Inc. , a news gathering company based in Miami , Florida .
NEWSEDITS Inc. will be providing satellite television coverage at the FIFA's World Cup 2010 in South Africa for Brazilian TV networks and has acquired a complete C Band Fly-Away 1.8 m 400 watts MPEG2 SD station, fully redundant to be transported and deployed at the several locations in South Africa.
"We have used UPCOM's Ku Band fly-away equipment in our news coverage for the tragic earthquake in Haiti , providing 24 hours / day services for TV networks all over the world " , said Mr. Evan Lambert, NEWSEDITS's production director . " UPCOM's equipment was very easy to be transported and deployed and performed in very harsh environmental conditions with excellent performance . Due to that great experience with the UPCOM product line, we decided to add another UPCOM's fly-away to our company "