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Spacecom Re-Signs with SpaceX for Launch Services
Spacecom has told the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange the company expects to use SpaceX for a launch in 2019 and, possibly, a further launch in 2020...
 
Eutelsat Procures NOORSAT
The acquisition of NOORSAT fits with Eutelsat’s broader strategy of streamlining distribution within selected core video neighborhoods where...
 
Winners at the GITEX Student Lab Competition Announced by Yahsat
The Student Lab competition is designed to give an opportunity to students from UAE, and across the world, to present their innovative ICT solutions to...
 
Helicopter SATCOM Network System Delivery Provided by IAI/ELTA for a Key Customer
The contract includes several dozens of airborne terminals and ground segments for medium and heavy lift helicopters. This is a follow on contract...
 
New Service Deployed in the Middle East by Bentley Walker Using iDirect DVB-S2X Tech
iDirect’s DVB-S2X technology allows Bentley Walker to leverage the benefits of Avanti’s HTS Ka-band capacity, supporting MODCODs up to...
 
Thuraya Commits to a New Strategic Partnership with Gulfsat
This strategic alliance will enable Gulfsat to launch data services in Kuwait. The partnership allows the companies to combine interests and increase...
 
Thuraya to Participate in the Offshore Patrol Vessels Middle East Event in Kuwait City
According to the company, Thuraya’s ‘at-sea’ devices are popular in the maritime markets of the GCC and surrounding Arab countries. The company’s display...
 
Satellite Backhaul to be Addressed by Gilat in Upcoming, Cost-Free Webinar
This webinar from Gilat challenges some of the satellite-backhaul myths and preconceptions, highlights its current performance characteristics, and...
 
Arabsat's SatTV Hold in the Middle East Confirmed by Frost & Sullivan Analysis
Arabsat, carries more than 500 TV channels, 200 radio stations, payTV networks and a wide variety of HD channels reaching nearly four million households in GCC. Operating six satellites at three orbital positions, the...
 
McMurdo to Bring Aeronautical Search & Rescue Program to Kenya
his award from the Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA) follows the announcement that Botswana has also adopted McMurdo’s comprehensive...
 
Yahsat Sponsors the GITEX Student Lab Competition
The competition gives the opportunity to current students and graduates to present solutions such as software, gaming, applications and product...
 
Pakistan's PRSS-1 to be Launched in 2018
The announcement was made at the inaugural ceremony of the World Space Week 2017 that commenced Wednesday, held at the Institute of...
 
Orange Shows Their Colors in Central African Republic with New High-Speed Internet Connectivity
Now businesses in the Central African Republic will be able to unleash their growth potential and avail themselves of all the benefits ...
 
TE Connectivity Releases New O.C.H. Micro Circular Connectors
The Nett Warrior program was developed to directly connect ground soldiers to the Army’s tactical network through instant communication tools...
 
FTA Programming from BBC Arabic TV's Contract is Extended with Arabsat
The service will now continue to be offered on Arabsat BADR-4, accompanying other leading international and regional news channels that...
 
nSight-1 is Out of Sight in Space for 120 Days and That's a Good Thing!
The nSight-1 mission has recently achieved yet another milestone ...
 
AsiaSat 5 and MMB Bring ‘Sophia TV Asia’ to Huge Audience of More than 800 Million
Our program content deals with the most diverse spheres of life from the perspective of high ethical moral, given for the peoples of all cultures.
 
Russia Possibly Will Assist United Arab Emirates with an Astronaut Program
The partnership may involve manned programs, and, as far as I understand, it is not about a tourist flight — the Arab side is interested in creating its own cosmonaut team...
 
Northport Teleport Acquired by Talia Limited
As Talia looks to continue expansion within the country and support of existing broadcast customers, the acquisition of Northport represents a...
 
TV5MONDE to Reach Sub-Saharan Viewers Via SES-5
Located at 5 degrees East, SES-5 provides optimal coverage for sub-Saharan countries. The video position 5 degrees East is a fast growing...