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OHB Reports the Target Orbit for Four Galileo Satellites has been Attained
The satellites will now enter a test phase lasting around six months. For the first 11 days, they will be managed by the control center of the French...
 
Airbus Sends the GRACE-FO Satellites Packing... to Vandenberg AFB for Launch
GRACE-FO is a joint project between NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) based in Pasadena, California, and the German Research Center...
 
General Dynamics Mission Systems' Award of $198,082,976 to Continue Procurement of Digital Modular Radio
DMR is a modular, software reprogrammable radio system with embedded cryptography that provides all radio frequency (RF) to-baseboard and...
 
Blue Origin's New Shepard Flies Again... with Crew Capsule 2.0's First Flight...
Known as Mission 7 (M7), the mission featured the next-generation booster and the first flight of Crew Capsule 2.0. Crew Capsule 2.0 features large...
 
Rocket Lab Aborts 'Still Testing' Launch that Reveals Issues with Chilldown Bleed
The slight LOx temperature increase was a result of a LOx chilldown bleed schedule that was not compatible with the warm conditions of the day.
 
XipLink Has Got Wireless Security Zipped Up with Optimized IPSec VPN Solution
IPSec throughput is enhanced by 400 percent or more over high-latency satellite and wireless links by combining encryption and optimization ... 
 
Israel's SpaceIL Google Lunar XPRIZE Moon Race Mission Requesting Assistance...
To win the $20 million grand prize, a privately funded team must be the first to successfully place a spacecraft on the moon’s surface, travel 500 meters...
 
AQYR Supports GVF SATCOM Certification Program for the U.S. Army at Camp Roberts in California
The first milestone for the 302d Signal Battalion GVF Pilot Program was achieved on October 20, 2017, with 40 uniformed and civilian staff...
 
Marlink's Sealink VSAT Network Provides New MSC Cruises Seaside Luxury Ship with Connectivity
MSC Seaside is the 14th addition to the Swiss-based Company’s state-of-the-art fleet and the second new MSC Cruises ship to come into service this...
 
Travelxp 4K to Broadcast Content Via SES' Astra 19.2 East Satellite to HD+ Viewers
Travelxp 4K is also one of the first networks in the world to broadcast in High Dynamic Range, a feature that provides better contrast and greatly...
 
A New Future for Forestry Through MySustainableForest Project
One of the focal points of this plan is the Copernicus EO and monitoring program. The first Sentinel satellites of the constellation making up this...
 
NOAA's Lockheed Martin-Built GOES-S Flies to Florida for Launch Prep
GOES-S is scheduled to launch on March 1, 2018, when it will join its sister satellite, GOES-16, in orbit. GOES-16 has already proved vital in...
 
Orbital ATK Signs on with U.S.A.F. SMC to Develop ESPA Space Platform
ESPAStar uses a modified EELV Secondary Payload Adapter ring as its structure and is capable of being launched aboard any launch vehicle that ...
 
SES Networks Provisions Africa's Munga MTB Race with SATCOM Support
SES Networks, together with local partners Connectivity Africa and Ruckus Wireless, provided connectivity at five sites on the cycle routes...
 
2017 Technology of the Year Award for SDR System Goes to Rohde & Schwarz
The objective of the SVFuA project was to develop a software defined radio (SDR) system for the German Federal Armed Forces for joint and...
 
An Airspace Closure Could Portend A Blue Origin New Shepard Test Flight
Blue Origin has filed similar NOTAMs in the past in advance of New Shepard test flights. Such notices were originally the only advance notice of...
 
Satcube's Lightweight Ku Terminal Testing Success
The test was performed in cooperation with Intelsat and UHP Network using the UHP 200 modem. The terminal’s efficiency was demonstrated by...
 
On the Show Floor @ CABSAT 2018 — Integrasys' SATCOM Tools
Satmotion HTS has the same auto-commissioning features as Satmotion Pocket, making pointing to the correct satellite quick and simple. It also...
 
PSSI Global Services Goliath Plays Games at BlizzCon 2017
when you’re encoding 14 concurrent feeds, inserting captioning on five of them, and then multiplexing for transmission on both satellite and fiber ...
 
Harris to Provide U.S. Army Security Force Assistance Brigades with Comms Systems
Harris will provide a full battlefield solution including its Falcon III® AN/PRC-152A Wideband Networking Handheld Radios and AN/PRC-117G...