Highlights from Feb. 8 conference call:
—ViaSat-2 enters service starting week of Feb. 12, nationwide service by end-Feb.
—ViaSat-2 antenna issue to reduce throughput by 13%; no material effect on service or business model, which was never based on 100% of capacity.
— Company expects ViaSat-2 will be much less residential-broadband focused than the 9095% of ViaSat-1 as rural WiFi, in-flight connectivity, military applications grow.
— Government systems growth continues to drive growth for now.To view the entire article, become a subscriber!