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Catch the Excitement
Watch the launch of American Magic’s AC75, Defiant

“We are proud to support New York Yacht Club American Magic in its challenge for the America’s Cup. There is special meaning for us since the America’s Cup is part of KVH’s history, with our very first product developed for a 12-meter yacht preparing for the 1980 America’s Cup.”

– Martin Kits van Heyningen, chief executive officer of KVH

KVH’s mini-VSAT BroadbandSM is the world’s No. 1 maritime VSAT service*, offering the fastest data speeds with flexible and innovative airtime plans.

*Euroconsult, Prospects for Maritime SATCOM, 2019, market share VSAT units​

Proudly Supporting American Magic  A Challenger for the 36th America’s Cup

Adding our innovative technology to American Magic’s winning spirit, KVH is providing satellitebased and cellular-based communications equipment for the team’s chase boats to facilitate high-speed data transmissions. In addition, KVH’s highperformance fiber optic gyro (FOG)based sensors will aid in performance metrics for the team’s race boats.

TracPhone® V3HTS

American Magic’s chase boat is outfitted with KVH’s TracPhone V3HTS, the world’s fastest, lightest ultracompact Ku-band VSAT system with data speeds as fast as 5/2 Mbps (down/up). Powered by Intelsat®

TracPhone® LTE1

A fully integrated mobile cellular communications system with LTE-A speeds and extended coverage range, KVH’s TracPhone LTE1 is part of American Magic’s competitive edge.

KVH TracPhone LTE1

Inertial Measurement Units (IMUs)

KVH’s highperformance fiber optic gyro (FOG)-based inertial measurement units (IMUs) are being used to measure performance metrics of American Magic’s race boats.

KVH IMUs

Catch the Excitement
Watch the launch of American Magic’s AC75, Defiant

“We are proud to support New York Yacht Club American Magic in its challenge for the America’s Cup. There is special meaning for us since the America’s Cup is part of KVH’s history, with our very first product developed for a 12-meter yacht preparing for the 1980 America’s Cup.”

– Martin Kits van Heyningen, chief executive officer of KVH

KVH’s mini-VSAT BroadbandSM is the world’s No. 1 maritime VSAT service*, offering the fastest data speeds with flexible and innovative airtime plans.

*Euroconsult, Prospects for Maritime SATCOM, 2019, market share VSAT units​

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