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MISSION

Deliver operationally responsive, customer-focused, and cost-effective commercial SATCOM services that enable the Joint Warfighter.

FCSA

The Future Commercial Satellite Communications (COMSATCOM) Services Acquisition (FCSA) consists of a comprehensive set of acquisition activities which replaces expired and expiring DISA and GSA contracts, including DSTS-G and Inmarsat Bridges. FCSA Service Areas:

Transponded Capacity: Fixed Satellite Services (FSS) that include Dedicated satellite bandwidth and power in any commercially available frequency band (e.g., including L-, S-, C-, X-, Ku-, and Ka) via General Services Administration (GSA) IT Schedule 70 SIN 132-54. Transponded Capacity replaces the legacy DISA Defense Information Systems Network (DISN) Satellite Transmission Services – Global (DSTS-G) contract. For more information, a printable Transponded Capacity overview can be found on the Templates and Resources page, or visit the General Services Administration (GSA).

Subscription Services: Preexisting (turnkey), pre-engineered Fixed Satellite Service (FSS) or/and Mobile Satellite Services (MSS) subscription-based (e.g., dollars per minute, dollars per month, dollars per megabyte, dollars per message) solutions using blanket purchase agreements (BPAs), including terminals tied to a service, in any commercial frequency band via General Services Administration (GSA) IT Schedule 70 SIN132-55. Subscriptions Services replaces the legacy Inmarsat contract. For more information, a printable Subscription Services overview can be found on the Templates and Resources page, or visit the GSA FCSA website.

Custom Satellite Solutions (CS2): Customer defined, End-to-End solutions, consisting of a combination of FSS or MSS components, bandwidth, teleport access, terminals, terrestrial tail circuits, network management, and engineering services. For more information, a printable CS2 overview can be found on the Templates and Resources page, or visit the GSA FCSA website.

The FSS Ordering Guide is provided to assist customers with Fixed Satellite Services Schedule 70 purchases. The MSS Ordering Guide is provided to assist customers with standard commercial Inmarsat Mobile Satellite Service purchases.

DoD customers are required to follow DoD/DISA ordering process.