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July 2nd, 2018
 
 
MEASAT to Distribute New Channels Via Their 91.5 Degrees East Hot Slot
From 91.5°E, MEASAT supports broadcasters and DTH operators to distribute UHD, HD and SD channels to audiences across...
 
SpaceX Falcon 9 Successfully Driving Dragon Spacecraft to ISS with 17 Experiments Aboard
The powerful launch occurred at 5:42:42 a.m. EDT, (9:42:42 UTC), from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station...
 
Technavio Reports that Global EO Market and SmallSat Demands will Drive Growth
The growing demand for smallsats is one of the major trends being witnessed in the global satellite-based EO market. The number of smallsats...
 
U.S.M.C. Adds the MV-22 Osprey to Networking On The Move Systems Family
In May 2015, the first NOTM-Airborne Increment I (also known as the Hatch-Mounted Satellite Communication Antenna System) was fielded to...
 
Baylin Acquires Alga Microwave ... Strategic Growth and Management Included
...Baylin has also agreed to acquire the facility in which the operations of Alga are located in Kirkland, Quebec for a total purchase price of $6.2 million.  
 
Universal Access to Space is the Goal of New Airbus and UN Partnership
Both partners will work together to support the Member States in accessing and using space by enabling access to the International Space Station...
 
At SMi's 20th Annual Global MilSatCom Conference, Expect SKYNET 6 Updates and More...
SMi’s 20th annual Global MilSatCom conference promises to provide delegates with the opportunity to hear from all branches of the new British...
 
Soldiers Training to Detect and Defend Against EW
Ohio National Guard Soldiers are training with a team from the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command, Army Strategic Command...
 
ISRO's Hope in SES-12 to Push Towards a Digital India
successful launch of SES-12 would help support India's growing direct-to-home TV market, as more consumers in rural India embrace the medium.
 
Solar Sail for Smallsats Tested by NASA
NEA Scout is a six-unit cubesat that relies on an innovative solar sail for propulsion. It is one of 13 secondary science payloads NASA selected to fly...
 
SpaceX Launches Maya-1: First Filipino-Made Cubesat
Much more excited ... were the students and engineers watching via livestream to the historic moment at University of the Philippines Diliman
 
Inmarsat, IDRS, Addvalue and Smallsats
Previously, LEO satellite connectivity has been limited to when the spacecraft is within line-of-sight of a ground station. This delays on orbit...
 
Hughes Brings Managed Network Services in Support of Malaysian Government and Defense Agencies
The Hughes solution selected by Mutiara Smart includes the HG220 JUPITER Gateway, remote terminals, and a network management system...
 
NanoRacks Racks Up 40 Students Experiments to Space Station ... MixStix, NanoLabs and More
The Eagle has landed, or in this case the Dragon has docked... at the International Space Station, and with it numerous science experiments...
 
Intellian's Satcom Antennas Receive Japan's TELEC Certification ... Perhaps the Beginning of Overseas Sales
This certification for Intellian holds potential for the company to eventually garner additional sales outside of Japan. 
 
AtlanTecRF's Representatives of the Year Winners
two sales people with a proven track record of developing and promoting the capabilities of our innovative satcom equipment portfolio to their customers.
 
Next Generation Glonass Satellite in Launch Planning Stages
Under the national import substitution program, specialists of Information Satellite Systems have changed the layout of the Glonass-K2 satellite to...
 
World's Lightest SmallSat From India Gains a NASA Launch
These students received this opportunity as they have successfully built a satellite that weighs 33.39 grams. This venture was the students' flagship...
 
L3 Technologies Gains Applied Defense Solutions
The purchase price was approximately $50 million, subject to customary working capital adjustments. ADS is expected to generate approximately...
 
A Challenging Environment, Yet, African OTT and TV Poised for Growth, According to IHS Markit
Expectations of a potential media boom in Sub-Saharan Africa, caused by increasing GDP per-capita, should be tempered. Despite a 25 percent...