Phil Ridley: From the RAAF to outer space
Quasar is an Australian firm that focuses on offering a global leader in ground station services to satellite operators and users. The deep-tech team is developing a sovereign space communications solution using our proprietary Phased Array technology, created at CSIRO, to serve commercial and public sector requirements for years to come.
Quasar will be able to handle hundreds of simultaneous satellite communications channels and various missions with a single antenna and provide secure satellite data to a wide range of end computing platforms dependent on customer needs.
We sat down with Quasar’s Chief Executive Officer, Phil Ridley, to talk about the connection between R&D and startups, Australia’s space tech industry, and how he stays on top of a rapidly changing field.
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