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Bahrain's NSSA Ramps Up for First Satellite Launch In Two Years ... Begins Building Space Team
“The agency has so far received up to 400 applications to be part of the team”
The First Abu Dhabi Satellite to be Launched in November
This satellite is the first to be built at the Yahsat Space Lab in Masdar City, a collaboration between the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, part...
Elbit Systems' Newest Qualifies for Both Civilian and NATO Military Missions... Unmanned Hermes 900 StarLiner
this has been the impetus of European countries to re-orient defense efforts from far-away conflicts to intense homeland and border security challenges.
Telesat and Gilat's Project Will Develop Broadband Communication Modem Technology for Low Earth Orbit Satellites
the benefits that a satellite broadband experience can deliver to billions of potential users worldwide who live beyond the reach of fiber networks.
Israel's Rush to the Moon by December 2019 will be the Fourth Country to Succeed
The Israeli lunar spacecraft will be the smallest to land on the moon, weighing only 1,322 pounds, or 600 kilograms.
ST Engineering and Radiflow Collaborate to Seriously Address Cybersecurity Attacks of Critical Information Infrastructures 
strong demand for industrial cybersecurity solutions across all critical infrastructure sectors more than doubling the sales of its threat detection tools 
China Launches Two Satellites for Pakistan
The PRSS-1 is China's first optical remote sensing satellite sold to Pakistan and the 17th satellite developed by the China Academy of Space Technology (CAST) for...
AsiaSat to Expand Sports Star of Pakistan's Services
This additional capacity to Sports Star will strengthen their ability to diversify content for APAC audiences.
CETel's African and Middle East Portfolio to be Expanded Via Partnership with SatADSL
Under the agreement, SatADSL will provide CETel with its innovative Cloud-based Service Delivery Platform (C-SDP), a complete OSS/BSS carrier-grade...
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...
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...
South African Company Celebrates First Year Anniversary of their Smallsat Hardware Success
Last week, the Cape Town-based Space Advisory Company (SAC) celebrated the anniversary of the first image captured over Canada by their...
Gilat's New Contract Win for Two Comms Projects in Peru
a new award from Peru’s Fitel for two additional regional telecommunications infrastructure projects totaling US$153.6 million.
NorthTelecom to Expand Global Satellite Footprint for Omantel Wholesale
The agreement increases Omantel Wholesale’s satellite capabilities and gives their customers increased redundancy and resiliency across the firm's...
Cloud Constellation and ARABSAT Shake Hands in the Sky and Partner for Space-Based Cloud Service
a major change in data security that mitigates a data breach by providing global isolation of a customer’s data from inherently vulnerable global ...
SES' Networks and Wateen Telecom Bring Connectivity to Pakistan's Most Remote Regions
previously being inaccessible in north and southern mountainous of Pakistan, Wateen Telecom's customers will now enjoy voice and data accessibility.
Avanti Communications' Project Enhances Kenya’s Disaster Response Communications
these partnerships are first about helping developing countries stand on their own two feet by building the capability to deal with specific challenges.
ETL Systems is Growing ... and Hiring ... Innovative RF Product Line is at CommunicAsia 
engineering products for the commercial as well as government markets, ETL has enjoyed a healthy growth rate of 16 percent per year for the last six years.
Pakistan's PakTES-1A Satellite to Launch in July
The China Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology (CALVT) and Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) worked...
Arabsat is Honored for Assistance to Cyprus' Economy with International Investment Award
They include organizations that have invested in Cyprus and created a value-added element for the economy, or established operations and employment in