Current Satellite News
October 30th, 2014
EDRS Traveling The Space Data Highway With ESA
This first element, EDRS-A, consists of three hosted packages on the Eutelsat-9B satellite for launch next year.
UPDATE: Orbital Sciences...Antares Rocket's Catastrophic Failure, Total Loss, No Casualties—AIB Formation Initiated
An extremely rare and catastrophic incident took place shortly after liftoff...
Ramping Up Capacity For The Northeastern U.S. Gas Fields
"...it is clear that this bird [Amazonas 2] has a tremendous presence and HISPAMAR has been a great partner in expanding our reach in the gas and oil space."
ATK's Major Roles In GPS IIF-8 Launch
“The Atlas V and GPS programs encompass the scope and scale of ATK’s highly engineered products and affordable innovation."
Russian Meridian Satellite Makes For Space
The Fregat upper stage with a Meridian dual-use communications satellite had successfully separated from the third stage of the Soyuz-2.1a carrier rocket.
Russia Readies for Launch of a Bunch of 70 Proton Rockets by 2020
[SatNews] The Proton-M has experienced several failures in 2013 and 2014.
Planatary Resources...Never Say Die...Optimism Reigns
[SatNews] But in a message that he cheerfully ended with "Onward, upward and live to fly another day!", the Redmond company's CEO and self-described chief asteroid miner said...
Emerging Markets Communications' Vote of Confidence from the African Union With Renewal + Expansions
In addition to renewing services for these sites, the African Union added an additional eight international locations, for a total of 28 global sites.
NSR Offers BRICS' Report Assesses Satellite Capacity Supply + Demand Brazil, Russia, India, China + South Africa
... enables satellite operators and service providers to anticipate competitive developments in order to protect as well as expand their market position in...
ICT Begins Feasibility Plan...Launch a Satellite that Provides ICT Services...Or Not
The committee will examine the demand of government agencies to use satellite technology to provide public services, ranging from health care and education to security.
Elbit Systems to Supply Satellite-on-the-Move Systems to Canadian Armed Forces
The contract, awarded by Rheinmetall Canada Inc., stipulates the manufacturer provide the ELSAT 2100 SOTM.
C-COM's Antennas Save Antelopes in Africa + Other Wildlife in the Great Limpopo
A rhino is killed every eight hours as its horns have become more valuable pound for pound than gold and this relentless slaughter threatens it survival.
Gilat Satellite Network's Webinar... Avoid Cellular Traffic Jams, Stay Ahead of the Surge
Can you believe that 100Mbps single session download to an LTE handset?
Gilat to Showcase 3G/LTE Backhauling at China Satellite 2014
Highlighted will be the company’s TDMA SkyEdge II-c Capricorn VSAT and SOTM antennas.
DigiGone's Telemedicine Videoconferencing Kits...Patient On Ship Says "ahhh" While Doctor On Land Diagnosis
...kits provide real-time teleconferencing with emergency medical service professionals using satellite or terrestrial wireless links, enabling a face-to-face consult between patient and doctor.