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April 12th, 2017
An International Space Project Places South Africa on the Satellite Industry Map
The satellites will eventually be deployed into LEO over a period of 30 to 60 days as the ISS orbits the Earth.
After 20 Years of Exceptional EUMETSAT Service, Farewell to Meteosat-7
ver the last ten years, Meteosat-7 has been delivering observations of the Indian Ocean from geostationary orbit.
An MoU Between Thuraya Telecommunications Company and Space Startup ELSE SA Now in Effect
The agreement will allow the companies to collaborate and benefit from their individual capabilities on multiple fronts...
SSL is Signed to Service in Space by DARPA 
...enlisted to develop advanced capabilities for servicing and maintaining spacecraft in geostationary orbit.
China Launches Their First HTS Satellite
Shijian-13 was launched from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Sichuan Province via a Long March-3B carrier rocket.
Quintech's XTREME 256 Matrix Switch, Among Other Equipment, Procured by US Government
Quintech’s XTREME 256 matrix switch provides best-in-class reliability and uptime for critical 24x7 transmissions.
Globalstar's SPOT to be Used in Oceanic Hydrocarbon Research
This research is an extension of an ongoing project that launched in 2012 after the BP oil spill to monitor how pollutants behave in...
The Entire Comms Solutions for Two Major O&G Projects Awarded to SpeedCast
Speedcast’s systems integration experience spans 30 years and includes engineering and design, procurement, testing, installation and...
Inmarsat's JetConneX Is Long on Talent... Shortlisted for Sapphire Pegasus Award
"After six-years and a US$1.6 Billion investment, Jet ConneX is the only global, high-speed Wi-Fi solution..."
AtlanTecRF's ASY Synthesizers Now Offer Widest Operating Range
Minimum set-up and easy operation are key features of the new, compact synthesizer, designated ASY-0050-2000, covering the full...
A Tad Over $73 Million Enriches KYMETA's Coffers in their Latest Investment Round...
Kymeta, which spun out from Bellevue, Washington-based Intellectual Ventures in 2012, announced a partnership with Intelsat...
KVH is Agile With Their Satellite Solutions...AgilePlans for Advanced Communications
bringing simplicity, accessibility, and scalability without the need for up front CAPEX, so the AgilePlans service from KVH is groundbreaking...
Moving On Up... SSL Strengthens US Government Support with Appointments of New Executives
Under the direction of Richard White, who was promoted to President of SSL Government Systems, Robert Zitz has joined the company as...