in 1986, Calhoun Satellite Communications, Inc is the
oldest, continuous, transportable earth station provider in
the United States. With corporate headquarters in
South Florida, Calhoun has grown significantly throughout
the years always maintaining the highest level of customer
service and attention to detail.
owner and broadcast engineer, David Fruitman put his first
mobile uplink unit on the road 25 years ago. Always on
the forefront of new technology with an understanding of
customer service, Calhoun Satellite grew in size and
Calhoun's fleet grew significantly throughout the
entire geographic area east of the Mississippi. Their
trucks maintain the highest level of electronics and
personnel. Calhoun Satellite is proud to be the first
mobile uplinker with a Dual Dish C/Ku Band vehicle on the
Today Calhoun's inventory includes
2 Dual Dish C/Ku trucks, 3 Ku trucks, 1 C band and 1
Calhoun's trucks are
housed between Miami, Florida and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
giving easy access to a wide geographic area throughout
Our trucks travel coast to coast every year
for different events so no where is out of reach.
As a gateway to the Caribbean,
Calhoun has floated trucks to many Island locations as
needed. Specializing in high profile live special
events, our mobile units can be seen at major
sporting and news events throughout the country.
Both the names of David Fruitman and Calhoun
Satellite resonate in the industry as representing
excellence. Co-located today with Stirling Studios,
Calhoun is the engineering backbone of the studios assisting
with live interactivty via fiber and satellite connectivity.
News, Sports, Entertainment, SMT's and
Corporate teleconference no job is too big or too small for
Pick your flavor, Analog, Serial Digital, HD
broadcasting, DVBS, DVBS2, Mpeg2, Mpeg4 we have you covered.