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Satellite Communications Services

short term satellite bandwidth service, occasional use serviceQuickSPOT Satellite Bandwidth OnDemand

Purchase bandwidth by the minute or by the day with no scheduling requirement and no minimum usage commitment.


Long Term Satellite Bandwidth

Full time service is available around the world from leading satellite providers.


custom engineered satellite solutions, experienced satellite engineersSatellite Engineering

From Single Earth station terminals to large networks and hubs - we custom engineer satellite communications


Information Technology

Network design, Consulting, Data Assurance and Technical support for IT networks


Live news coverage with Video satellite uplink servicesVideo Satellite Uplink Services

Our HD and SD satellite uplink truck serves Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego and the Southern California region providing video uplink services.


QuickSPOT5 features Fujitsu MPEG-4 encoders and decoders in HD and SD. Dual video paths, IFB, Internet access are all available in services. Additionally On Call can provide an HD camera, light kit, microphone, ENG kit and camera operator upon request.

Equipment Rental

In-house fleet of flyaway satellite antennas and baseband available for short or long term rental



On Call offers downlink teleport services on both the East and West Coasts. On the East Coast we downlink and offer connections through All Mobile Video and on the West Coast from our own Orange County facility connecting to The Switch, Los Angeles. We also offer domestic and international turnaround services through Intelsat teleports in Atlanta, GA and Mountainside, VA for domestic coverage.




From Miami, FL we cover Latin America and the Caribbean and from Kapulei, HI we cover the Pacific Rim, Pakistan and India.


video distribution services via video fiber networkVideo Fiber Network

Video delivery over fiber networks to video POP's throughout the USA and international locations through The Switch, in Los Angeles, All Mobile Video in New York and on the Intelsate Video Fiber Network.

WEAU-TV (Eau Claire, WI) Showcases their new QuickSPOT system to SBE Chapter December-16-2013 December-16-2013

Society of Broadcast Engineers Picnic featuring QuickSPOT SNG satellite system
On September 3rd, Todd Ritchie and Ron Viste of WEAU (Eau Claire, WI) hosted Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE) Chapter 112 of Western Wisconsin for their annual steak picnic, which provided a great opportunity for the station to showcase their new QuickSPOT vehicle.  

Tim Jackson from On Call Communications was on hand to describe the system and provide an overview of the On Call QuickSPOT product, which greatly simplifies the process and increases affordability for satellite news gathering.  SBE members representing other stations from the LaCrosse/Eau Claire DMA were able to see for the first time how a hybrid TVU/satellite on-demand system can increase news coverage capabilities at a fraction of the cost of a traditional satellite news gathering vehicle.Get reliable, dedicated  high speed satellite Internet uplinks anywhere with QuickSPOT  

“We are thrilled to have recently rolled out our new QuickSPOT vehicle and look forward to getting our news crews comfortable with the simplicity and flexibility of the hybrid TVU/satellite system.  We are the only station in the market that won’t be limited by cellular and microwave limitations,” says Ron Viste of WEAU.  

Society Broadcast Engineers learns how to use their bonded cellular backpack over an IP satellite linkOn Call’s Tim Jackson states, “we were pleased to be part of SBE Chapter 112’s meeting and to show others in the market the features, benefits and simplicity of the QuickSPOT system.  We’re proud to support WEAU as the market leader in the LaCrosse-Eau Claire market as they greatly expand their newsgathering capabilities.”

On Call Supports CBS News Teams Live in Haiti Using QuickSPOT Satellite News Gathering Systems June-15-2010

On Call Communications sprung into action again in support of CBS News in Haiti providing live and taped video feeds, internet access and phone lines for their news teams covering the earthquake using the QuickSPOT satellite news gathering system.


 CBS News In Haiti uses QuickSPOT satellite news gathering system



On Call used the very portable QuickSPOT 96 centimeter fly and drive satellite news gathering antenna to establish a high speed internet pipe which CBS News crews used for their video and communications needs. The system transmitted both live and edited standard definition MPEG-4 video feeds for the producers in addition to establishing a mobile office complete with direct dial in/out phone lines and wireless internet access for email, web browsing and corporate communications .