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How much speed do you need?

From standard to high-speed and everywhere in-between, SD’s customized connectivity solutions rely on best-available technologies to meet your needs for performance, coverage, and budget.

Application Speed Guide

These numbers are rough guidelines provided by the FCC’s Broadband Speed Guide.

Inmarsat Jet Connex

Experience the fastest in-flight internet connection in the world.

With Satcom Direct and Jet ConneX (JX), you can stream videos, make phone calls, watch live television – just like you would in your home or office, at all phases of flight, anywhere you fly. Varying rate packages allow you to select the data speed and usage level to fit your needs and budget.

SD is the industry’s foremost expert in JX. More than 70% of all JX activations are SD customers.


Viasat offers global high-speed internet for business aviation.

The Viasat Advanced solution delivers a high-quality internet experience over land and water via the Viasat Ku-band global network.

Viasat’s new dual-band solution is an intelligently designed system that always provides the best satellite network for internet connectivity. The service seamlessly shifts connectivity between Ka- and Ku-band networks as needed, creating an uninterrupted high-speed internet experience.

Viasat services deliver predictable monthly fees, a high-speed connection, generous data allowances, and are available during all phases of flight. Stay productive and entertained with Viasat in-flight internet.


High-speed connectivity and live television all through a single antenna.

With prioritized traffic, optimized bandwidth and a scalable open network architecture, Panasonic is able to meet current and future bandwidth needs. Panasonic leverages the same network that has been successfully proven in commercial aviation and is active on over 1350 aircraft today.

SD is proud to be the first Value Added Provider for Panasonic’s newest connectivity service.


The new standard for air-to-ground (ATG) connectivity.

With blazing new 4G technology, Satcom Direct® and SmartSky Networks have teamed up to deliver an airborne Wi-Fi connection that delivers streaming video, responsive internet access, email, voice calls, and text messaging – in real-time, at speeds rivaling that of terrestrial broadband connections.

Satcom Direct is the exclusive distribution partner for SmartSky Networks, which includes our world class provisioning and support services. Be among the first to be SmartSky ready by scheduling your installation and selecting an introductory subscription plan to get you onboard.

Inmarsat SwiftBroadband

Global voice and high-speed data through a single installation on the aircraft.

SwiftBroadband offers ‘always-on’ packet switched data and voice over IP (VoIP) service. SwiftBroadband enables all key cockpit and cabin applications, including: telephony, text messaging, email, internet and intranet access, as well as flight plan, weather and chart updates.

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