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April 10th, 2017
 
 
SSC's Successful Launch of Europe's Largest Sounding Rocket... MAXUS 9 to the Max
The payload landed with a parachute within the impact area and will be recovered by helicopter.
 
Thales InFlyt Service Gains Flexibility and Efficiency Via New DTP Onboard the SES-17 Satellite
SES-17’s next-generation fully digital payload has been jointly optimized by SES and Thales Alenia Space over the past year.
 
SSL's Serious Satellite Servicing Demo Success for the Restore-L Project
The SRR enabled the SSL and NASA teams to work together...
 
Air Force's Space Chief Receptive to Flying on Recycled SpaceX Rockets
The idea of flying on recycled rockets became a reality a week ago when...
 
French Guiana Shuts Down... Indefinite Postponement of Arianespace's Launch
One member of the collective told local radio that nobody would be able to pass the blockade after midnight on Sunday "even on foot."
 
Honeywell Debuts Satellite-Based Solution to Help Ensure Worker Location Safety
Emergency services, maritime, military and oil and gas workers can share their location with GPS coordinates and send text messages using the...
 
The Smallest and Mighty... Rock Seven's 2-Way SATCOM System with Integrated Antenna
Rock Seven engineers have managed to shrink the already compact RockBLOCK form factor down to just...
 
The Appearance of a New Electric Propulsion Latch Valve from Cobham
In addition to satellite propulsion technologies, Cobham is also qualifying launch vehicle propulsion check and relief valves...
 
Curtiss-Wright Lowers Space Flight Cost, Speeds Up Development Time and Reduces Risk
The Smart Backplane is the central component to the first data acquisition system designed for space applications...
 
The New Space Race — Africa
this new era of satellite services ...providing cost-effective solutions for markets previously unable to afford satellite connectivity...
 
Redundant Main Feeds with TeamCast's New VYPER 3000
The VYPER 3000's four IP inputs can be used as two data inputs (one main, one back-up) and...
 
Globalstar's New Compression Is On the Way
The technology allows for the loading of web page content in seconds as opposed to minutes with many satellite devices.
 
SSC and BridgeSat to Partner on Satellite Optical Comms Equipment
BridgeSat and SSC will cooperate commercially to leverage their respective capabilities in optical and RF SATCOM solutions.
 
Boeing to Bring Their Presence to South Australia
Boeing’s presence in Australia is already its largest outside of the United States...
 
Signalhorn Garners Extended Comms Contract for Leading O&G Firm in North Africa
This drilling company operates a number of rigs in North Africa with a focus on...
 
In Africa, Gilat Satcom Brings SATCOM Connectivity to ICSL
The company was selected following a competitive tender involving multiple providers and will also be ...
 
The New VidOSat from VidOvation is a Boon for DSNG
The collapsible VidOsat terminal can be easily transported as checked luggage in its two included IATA-compliant cases.
 
SES and Luxembourg Government's Healthy Agreement to Extend SATMED E-Health Contract
... solution is designed to connect doctors and nurses based in remote locations to the outside world.
 
Roccor's High Strain Component Technology Patents Licensed to AFRL
The HSC boom uses AFRL’s HSC technology controlling the release mechanism and kinematic mounts while in space.
 
The Aerospace Corporation's Dr. Janson Receives NASA's NIAC Grant Award
This award is one of 22 early-stage technical proposals that will transform the future of human and robotic exploration missions...
 
Kubos Corporation Garners $1.65 Million in Funding
This news means more advancements are on the horizon for Kubos for their open-source satellite flight software, KubOS.
 
Comark and TeamCast Go to the Field in Cleveland... Selected for ATSC 3.0 Field Tests
This initiative comes at a perfect time as many US broadcasters are assigned new channels...
 
Capturing the Crystal Cabin Award for their IFE and Portal is Global Eagle Entertainment
The annual Crystal Cabin Awards were presented in seven categories at the 2017 Aviation Interiors Exhibition (AIX) in...