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May 18th, 2018
 
 
Avanti Communications Wins "Changing Lives"... and Does for 18,000 Tanzanian Teachers and 216,000 Students 
the actual changed lives has been recorded and totals 18,000 teachers and 216,000 students, over 310 primary and secondary schools across 25 regions 
 
Inmarsat Reaffirms Humanitarian Response to UN Crisis Connectivity Charter 
improving their access to vital satellite-based communications when local networks are affected, destroyed or overloaded after a disaster. 
 
The SpaceDataHighway Accomplishes 10,000 Successful Laser Connections
The establishment of the laser connections is controlled by the SpaceDataHighway’s Mission Operation Center, which operates 24 hours a...
 
Global Disaster Relief Charter Signed by Major Satellite Industry Actors and the U.N.
Under the contribution agreements, the Charter Signatories are now committing satellite equipment and capacity that will be dedicated for ...
 
THE Satellite Business Show — Satellite Innovation — Announces Conference Early Bird Pricing...
Now is the time to take advantage of early bird pricing to attend the world's foremost experts on SATCOM — reserve your attendance at the upcoming Satellite Innovation conference.
 
UPDATED: Telesat and Global Eagle Entertainment Collaborate on an LEO Satellite Program
resulted in Global Eagle concluding that Telesat’s innovative LEO system design can provide low latency, high throughput and global coverage
 
Precise, Autonomous SmallSat Formation Flight from Space Flight Laboratory Scores the Canadian Alouette Award
Established in 1998 at the University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies (UTIAS), Space Flight Laboratory (SFL) was the developer of the...
 
Cobham SATCOM's EXPLORER 8100 Drive-Away Antenna System Installed on Timeline TV's New, 4K-Uplink, Broadcast Truck
The new vehicle, which entered operations recently, is the latest addition to Timeline TV’s fleet and was developed to augment the company's outside...
 
TCarta's Satellite Bathymetry Data is Proven Faster and Cost Less for Total SA's Hydrocarbon Exploration Project
“Traditional airborne or shipborne bathymetric mapping would have taken several months and cost ten times more.”
 
China's Good News for Private Companies, OneSpace Test Launch of OS-X Solid Rocket Travels Faster and Farther
has drawn comparisons in both Chinese and Western media between OneSpace and the early days of SpaceX, a U.S. startup founded in 2002 ... 
 
SES Commits Additional Support for Emergency Telecommunications Cluster's Disaster Response Efforts
Along with other members of the satellite community, SES has signed a contribution agreement with the World Food Program (WFP), in its role as...
 
Arianespace Prepping Two Galileo Satellites for July Launch Aboard an Ariane 5
Arianespace’s upcoming mission — designated Flight VA244 in the company’s launcher family numbering system — follows two previous...
 
Viasat Agreement with Honeywell for Increased IFE for More Business Aircraft
Viasat’s Ka-band service is proven to support more passengers and more devices simultaneously through all phases of flight, when performing...
 
Support for Satellite Based Systems SATCOM Infrastructure Awarded by U.S. Army to IAP Worldwide Services
Work will be performed in Cape Canaveral, Florida, with an estimated completion date of May 21, 2019...
 
Thuraya's WE Offers Constant Contact, First Dual Mode Satellite and LTE Hotspot 
... was developed to converge satellite with terrestrial communications, and is the first dual mode Satellite and LTE hotspot that enabling constant contact.
 
Orbit Communications to Present Their MPT 30 Multi-Purpose Terminal @ SOFIC
Orbit’s MPT was designed to address the regional and global coverage needs of the military mobile market. By providing outstanding RF...