Satellite providers are committed to connect and service rural homes and businesses throughout America during this time of crisis. To learn more please visit our industry partner websites

Dish Network
ViaSat Internet


U.S. Department of Homeland Security release for maintenance of communications infrastructure including privately owned and maintained communication systems- supported by technicians, operators, call-centers, wireline and wireless providers, cable service providers, satellite operations, undersea cable landing stations, Internet Exchange Points, and manufacturers and distributors of communications equipment

How does satellite strengthen communities?


Families depend on television and Internet service to get the news, watch their favorite sports team, or catch the latest episode of their favorite show.

Creating Jobs

The satellite industry supports over 200,000 jobs across the country. It's not only large providers, but also local installers, customer service reps and retailers

Disaster Relief

When disaster strikes, satellite provides communities with the necessary resources to continue operations and recover their technology infrastructure.

Dish Network
Viasat Internet

Stay informed on satellite

This website is hosted by a coalition of direct broadcast satellite providers, including DIRECTV, DISH Network, HughesNet, Exede and the Satellite Broadcasting & Communications Association (SBCA). Our mission is to provide concerned satellite customers, state legislators and taxpayers with information that allows them to form their own opinions about the latest issues related to satellite in their state and respond accordingly.

The SBCA is the national trade organization representing the industry and consumers who enjoy satellite. SBCA provides industry leadership and advocates for consumer access to the best in satellite delivered services and assuring it's availability at a fair price.

Click here to learn more about the SBCA.