Satellite Receive Antennas at VRT Broadcasting in Brussels, Belgium.

Satellite Receive Antennas at VRT Broadcasting in Brussels, Belgium

Various Satellite Rx-only antennas are installed on an office building at VRT Broadcasting in Brussels in Belgium.

VRT (Vlaamse Radio- en Televisieomroeporganisatie) is a Flemish public broadcaster that works with international partners to innovate and create impactful productions. VRT international covers the sales of their content abroad, innovative collaborations on future media experiences, and the acceleration of media start-ups and scale-ups worldwide. The company is headquarters in Brussels in Belgium.

Skybrokers can provide Rx-only antennas from different manufacturers such as CPI Sat or Skyware. Please feel free to ask for more information.

Communications & Power Industries, Inc. (CPI) is a global manufacturer of electronic components and subsystems focused primarily on communications and defense markets. With a heritage of technological excellence that spans decades, CPI develops, manufactures and globally distributes innovative and reliable technology solutions used in the generation, amplification, transmission and reception of microwave signals for commercial and military applications. CPI serves customers in the communications, defense, medical, industrial and scientific markets.

Skybrokers offers for more then 10 years CPI and Varian new and used TWTA’s and SSPA’s in C- as well as Ku-band. We are providing used and refurbished Earth Station Antennas from former Andrew/ASC Signal brand that was part of CPI, but has been acquired by Kratos Defense & Space, Inc. in 2020.

We can support Teleport clients as well as Broadcasters with in- and outdoor TWTA’s/SSPA’s and Earth Station Antennas new as well as used and refurbished with short lead times.

CPI, as the former Electron Device Business of Varian Associates, Inc., has a long heritage of technological and product excellence. In 1948, Russell H. Varian and Sigurd F. Varian, the founders of CPI’s business, founded Varian Associates and introduced the klystron as its first commercial product. Varian Associates was established in California on April 20, 1948, with the stated purpose to ‘conduct general research in the fields of physical science of every kind or nature’. At the time, Varian Associates had 22,000 USD of capital and six full-time employees, receiving technical and business assistance from several members of the faculty at nearby Stanford University.

In 1953, the company established its headquarters in Palo Alto, California, USA, in what has become the Stanford Industrial Park. Today, CPI is a leading provider of microwave, radio frequency, power and control solutions for critical defense, communications, medical, scientific and other applications.


Skyware Global, formerly known as Raven Group, Ltd. was one of the world largest suppliers of Consumer Broadband and VSAT antennas. The company was since 2008 operating as a subsidiary of Satellite Holdings, LLC. As per 2015 it is operating as a subsidiary of Global Invacom, Ltd. and is trading under the name Global Skyware.

Skybrokers offers for more the 10 years Global Skyware mainly new VSAT antennas. The Skyware Global VSAT antennas are sold to satellite service providers, telecom operators, governmental organizations and disaster recovery. We supported recently a client with a network rollout of Skyware Global VSAT antennas.