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Gazprom Agrees to a Capacity Contract for HorizonSat
The capacity leased by HorizonSat will provide Internet connectivity in the countries of Central and Eastern Africa...
Arabsat Engaging in the Arab Radio and TV Festival
Arabsat has a unique and strong commercial relationship with ASBU,...
A Big Dream for Israeli High School Students' SmallSat is Successful 
It is the only QB50 nano-satellite constructed by high school students. The others were developed by college students.
Signalhorn Contributes Their Expertise In Connecting Africa at NG Telecoms Summit Africa
 ... more than 100 global leaders in the telecom industry will be discussing challenges of meeting the needs of African-based customers...
Yahlive Makes Great Sounds... Exclusive PMC Music Channel
PMC Music exclusively on Yahlive, as they enjoy an impressive retention rate of 88 percent across Farsi-speaking communities
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.
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...
The New Space Race — Africa
this new era of satellite services ...providing cost-effective solutions for markets previously unable to afford satellite connectivity...
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 ...
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.
SpaceX Goes Saharan... Falcon 9 to Launch GiSAT-1 Bringing Internet to 800 Million
first HTS will cover areas across Sub-Saharan Africa with a combined population of over 800 million people.
The C-Band Spot Beam on Intelsat-35e to Expand African Banking Services
The solution incorporates high-throughput Intelsat EpicNG C-band spot beam capacity available exclusively on Intelsat 35e.
Airbus and SITA Collaborate to Provide Advanced Cybersecurity Services for Air Transport Industry
...91 percent of airlines plan to invest in cybersecurity programs over the next three years.
Foxcom Does Enjoy Repeating Itself — New GPS/GNSS Solutions Debut
Foxcom is now aiming to position itself as a leading supplier of advanced GPS/GNSS repeater solutions worldwide.
Thuraya Appoints Acting CEO
Al Shamsi has been a key member of Thuraya’s leadership team since the company's inception in 1997.
Talks Between the UAE's TRA and Malaysia Regarding Interference Challenges
The discussions were focused on the best ways of supporting a number of space-based services...
Irdeto Signs On With HorizonSAT and GOBX to Provide Security Solutions and Services
Irdeto Cloaked CA with Irdeto FlexiCore will enable HorizonSAT to securely launch and deliver new payTV services to the...
Playout System for Nilesat Delivered by Harmonic
The Harmonic solution consists of Spectrum™ MediaCenter servers, MediaGrid shared storage...
XSAT Ties In With Yahsat
XSAT will be targeting end users, education and healthcare projects, NGOs and service providers in Africa...