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Loral Space & Communications's top competitors include Comtech Telecommunications, Globalstar, Inmarsat and ORBCOMM.
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Loral Space & Communications
Loral Space & Communications
Loral Space & Communications is a satellite communications company.
Comtech Telecommunications
Comtech Telecommunications
Comtech Telecommunications is a company that designs, develops, produces and markets products, systems, and services for communications solutions.
Globalstar
Globalstar
Globalstar is a company that provides mobile satellite services, including voice and data communications services globally via satellite.
Inmarsat
Inmarsat
Inmarsat is a company that provides mobile satellite communications services on land, at sea, and in the air worldwide.
ORBCOMM
ORBCOMM
ORBCOMM is a provider of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, including network connectivity, devices, device management, and web reporting applications.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1996
Founding Date
1967
Founding Date
1991
Founding Date
1979
Founding Date
1993
Type
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Public
Tags
Locations
Locations
New York, US HQ
Locations
Melville, US HQ
Beijing, CN
Bengaluru, IN
Singapore, SG
Chineham, GB
Annapolis, US
Germantown, US
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Locations
Covington, US HQ
Dublin 18, IE
Locations
London, GB HQ
Auburn, AU
Mount Pearl, CA
Ottawa, CA
Beijing, CN
Hamburg, DE
Hong Kong, HK
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Locations
Rochelle Park, US HQ
Ottawa, CA
Bonn, DE
Hong Kong, HK
Hyderabad, IN
Galway, IE
Tokyo, JP
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Employees
Employees
42915% increase
Employees
2,0341% increase
Employees
3365% decrease
Employees
1,758
Employees
7396% decrease
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
1.2 b
Valuation ($)
663.2 m
Valuation ($)
3.3 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
914.2 m
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
N/A
Twitter followers
140
Twitter followers
6.8 k
Twitter followers
23.1 k
Twitter followers
8 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
1
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
14
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
163
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
81
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
16
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.6
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.9
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
92.64%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
53.09%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
203421
Alexa Website Rank
333983
Alexa Website Rank
181674
Alexa Website Rank
268164
Alexa Website Rank
298302
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
3.9
Employee Rating
3.3
Employee Rating
3.6
Employee Rating
3.7
Employee Rating
3.7

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$616.7m (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$128.5m (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
£1.1b (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
$248.5m (FY, 2020)
Net income
Net income
$93.1m (FY, 2020)
Net income
$7m (FY, 2020)
Net income
($109.6m) (FY, 2020)
Net income
£95.8m (FY, 2018)
Net income
($33.8m) (FY, 2020)

Operating

Backlog
Backlog
$2.7b (Q2, 2019)
Backlog
$620.9m (FY, 2020)
Backlog
N/A
Backlog
N/A
Backlog
N/A
Patents Issued
Patents Issued
18 (FY, 2018)
Patents Issued
N/A
Patents Issued
N/A
Patents Issued
N/A
Patents Issued
100 (FY, 2019)
Satellite Fleet
Satellite Fleet
16 (Q2, 2019)
Satellite Fleet
N/A
Satellite Fleet
N/A
Satellite Fleet
13 (FY, 2017)
Satellite Fleet
N/A
Subscribers
Subscribers
N/A
Subscribers
N/A
Subscribers
689 k (FY, 2016)
Subscribers
N/A
Subscribers
2.1 m (FY, 2019)
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Comtech Telecommunications
HQ
Melville, US
Employees
2,034↑ 1% increase

Comtech Telecommunications is a company that designs, develops, produces and markets products, systems, and services for communications solutions.

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Globalstar
HQ
Covington, US
Employees
336↓ 5% decrease

Globalstar is a company that provides mobile satellite services, including voice and data communications services globally via satellite.

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Inmarsat
HQ
London, GB

Inmarsat is a company that provides mobile satellite communications services on land, at sea, and in the air worldwide.

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ORBCOMM
HQ
Rochelle Park, US
Employees
739↓ 6% decrease

ORBCOMM is a provider of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, including network connectivity, devices, device management, and web reporting applications.

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