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"Usefulness and Benefits of Satellites" is the Theme for the Research Category in HISPASAT's Apollo Space Contest
HISPASAT will sponsor the award in the research category, which this year is dedicated to the topic “Usefulness and Benefits of Satellites.” The works ...
Success as Russia's Soyuz Launches the Third EUMETSAT MetOp-C Improving Weather Forecasts ... Statements Included
ASCAT will scan two 500 kilometre wide corridors and can, therefore, provide almost global coverage within 24 hours.
Whether the Weather Improves is the Question for the Upcoming Soyuz Metop-C Launch
such as temperature and humidity, wind speed and direction over oceans, ozone and other atmospheric gases – marking major advances in
Rede Amazônica Expands HDTV Distribution to the Amazon via Intelsat-14
As part of the new, multi-year agreement, Rede Amazônica will leverage C-band satellite services via Intelsat 14, Intelsat’s newest video...
The Two Passengers for Arianespace Flight VA246 Safely Ensconced in French Guiana for Launch
The latest-delivered spacecraft, GSAT-11, was flown to South America on October 26, while the first of the two satellites, GEO-KOMPSAT-2A, arrived...
Hughes Goes High in Peru with HughesNet High-Speed Satellite Internet Service
Supervisory Agency for Private Investment in Telecommunications in Peru, internet penetration in rural areas of Peru currently hovers around 10%
Hughes Network Systems Launches HughesNet® in Peru
Operating over the Hughes 63 West High-Throughput Satellite (HTS) payload, HughesNet coverage reaches 97 percent of Peru’s population...
Arianespace’s Next Launch Approaches of the Super Weather Forecaster, Metop-C
Metop spacecraft's instruments measure a wide range of variables such as temperature and humidity, wind speed and direction over oceans, ozone and
Two Launches in the Works for Arianespace: BepiColombo for October 19 and NAOS in 2022
Performed prior to each Arianespace flight, the launch readiness review validated the “go” status of the Ariane 5 ECA launcher version,...
Hispamar and Gilat Join Forces to Deliver Broadband Solutions to Brazil
For this purpose, Hispamar will use the Ka-band capacity of its HTS Amazonas 5 (in operation since last year) and Amazonas 3 (launched in...
Integrasys' Company Leadership in New Video About Successful Growth
Alvaro Sanchez, the CEO of the company, said that Integrasys is the carrier monitoring systems and VSAT commissioning tools Leader. Everything started...
BepiColombo Spacecraft Build-Up Continues at Arianespace for October 19 Launch Aboard an Ariane 5
Performed in the Spaceport’s Final Assembly Building, Ariane 5’s build-up process concluded with the lowering of its ogive-shaped payload fairing...
Astrobotic's New Partners to the Moon are a Joint Ecuadorian-Columbian Payload
This campaign will result in the first payloads from South America to reach the Moon, marking the beginning of a new era in space exploration on the continent.
Globalsat Group and N-Sat Form a Strategic Alliance
The agreement increases the reach of Globalsat Group, the first Pan-American mobile satellite service provider, offering current and future...
SpaceX's NightLight Launches SAOCOM 1A Satellite and a Successful Return of Falcon 9  
Flying both constellations along the same orbit supports a rapid response by providing SAR information in emergency situations.
RBC Signals and Ecuadorian Civilian Space Agency Collaborate For LEO Optical Communication System and More
optical communication capabilities are a component of their own service offering, as more customers look for alternatives to traditional RF communication technologies, especially for deep space missions.
The SES O3b MEO Fleet to Provide Broadband Internet to the Caribbean Island of San Andrés
TV ISLA, the leading provider of payTV on the island, is using SES Networks’ high-throughput, low-latency satellite network to offer reliable...
WTA Certification Program's Newest Member Has a Bigger Footprint... Axesat Bogota Teleport, in Latin American
This is why they are permanently investing in resources, infrastructure and training to guarantee a consistent positive experience for their customers ...
Another New World Teleport Association Certification ... Elara Communications
Elara is a company with a narrow focus on customer experience, and this certification is the result of the continuous work carried out by their team 
Ariane 5 Celebrates Multiple Successes Including a Dual Satellite Sendoff and the 100th Launch
Maybe a champagne toast will come later at Arianespace after today's multiple accomplishments.