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The Global Satellite Modem Market Analyzed in New Technavio Report
highlights the high preference for MEO and LEO over GEO satellites as one of the key emerging trends to drive the global satellite modem market ...
 
Avanti Communications Wins "Changing Lives"... and Does for 18,000 Tanzanian Teachers and 216,000 Students 
the actual changed lives has been recorded and totals 18,000 teachers and 216,000 students, over 310 primary and secondary schools across 25 regions 
 
Thuraya's WE Offers Constant Contact, First Dual Mode Satellite and LTE Hotspot 
... was developed to converge satellite with terrestrial communications, and is the first dual mode Satellite and LTE hotspot that enabling constant contact.
 
Viasat’s Internet System on SAS is Sweet ... Streaming High-Speed In-Flight Wi-Fi at 35,000 Feet
Starting today, passengers will have gate-to-gate access to the internet for advanced streaming and other online applications.
 
SpaceX's Firsts...The New Falcon 9 Block 5 Rocket Launches Bangladesh's First Bangabandhu Satellite-1 
Thursday's abort of the SpaceX launch was easily forgotten as Bangabandhu Satellite-1's launch went smoothly, even returning SpaceX's rocket booster. 
 
NSR's Report: Satellite and the Arrival of Telecom Pricing? But Satcom Pricing in Not Telecom Pricing ...Yet
Sixty percent wholesale price drop across HTS verticals, most prominently for backhaul and consumer broadband, is a telling factor for any industry.
 
Marlink Goes Deep Bringing Their Rich (Human) Resources to Africa's Mining Industry
Those people involved in mining possess courage to go deep and bring up to the world resources that are greatly appreciated.
 
Aussies' Foxtel Ditching Cable Connections for Satellite Dishes
Ray Hadley received an email from an industry insider claiming Foxtel subscribers will be forced to have satellite dishes installed at their homes.
 
UN Broadband Commission Commits to Broadband Digital Connectivity for All 
issued a synthesis report on broadband for national development in four least developed countries (LDCs) — Cambodia, Rwanda, Senegal and Vanuatu.
 
Media Broadcast Satellite's 'Made in Usingen' Says It All for freenet TV via Sat
Network Operation Center guarantees the 365/7/24 availability of highly qualified specialists for monitoring and flawless operation of platforms... 
 
RBC Signals Warms Up with an Arctic C-CORE Partnership and Adds Inuvik Ground Station to Global Network 
“sharing economy” model is uniqueand benefits ground station owners with additional revenue in exchange for use of under leveraged antenna assets. 
 
CropX Makes 'Smart Dirt' for Improved Farming With Soil Intelligence Platform
an intelligence platform that let farmers know via any smartphone, tablet or computer if/when specific parts of a field need to be watered and how much ...
 
Kiwisat Works With WORK for Win-Win With the DVB-S2X Satellite Broadcast Modulator
provides Kiwisat with a future-proof platform offering smaller roll-offs, advanced filtering, and higher modulation schemes for increased ...
 
Energy Satcom Markets Slowly Turning Around ... Facing Eventual Return to Growth
... forecasts the major energy markets to yield nearly $1.6 Billion in Retail Revenues by 2027, up from $900M today. 
 
Qatar Airways Celebrates Being First ... With Inmarsat’s Inflight GX Aviation 'Super Wifi'  
passengers can maximize their 'office in the sky' with one-hour of free access to GX Aviation, after which full-flight access can be affordably purchased.
 
EUMETSAT's Sentinel-3B Initiates a New Era of Global Coverage
from the observations of the three instrument suites, the Ocean and Land Color Instrument, the Sea and Land Surface Temperature Radiometer and ...
 
Inmarsat Floats Their '2018 Superyacht Connectivity Report' and Receives Waves of Positive Responses
Despite these critical operations being identified as the most important functions of satellite communications onboard, the research also revealed that
 
Yahlive Viewership Surges with a 'Fresh Bouquet' to Over 10 Million Households in North Africa
According to SES annual market research, Satellite Monitor, Yahlive reaches more than 10 million households across Algeria, Tunisia, and Morocco.   
 
NavVis' Autodesk Revit Add-in Enables Users to Connect Their BIM to 360 Degree Immersive Imagery 
This add-in simplifies the process of creating and updating outdated BIM models to reflect the current state of the building. 
 
General John "Jay" Raymond, Air Force Space Command, to Present at the Washington Space Business Roundtable
As Commander, AFSC, General Raymond is responsible for organizing, training, equipping and maintaining mission-ready space and cyberspace...