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China to Launch First of a 320 Satellite Constellation By Year's End
The first 60 satellites making up the first phase of deployment of the Hongyan constellation are expected to be in orbit and operational by around...
 
Arabsat Collaborates with Forsway to Offer a New Broadband Package in Africa 
In the company's first collaboration for Africa, the partners have teamed up to create a managed resource to deliver highly affordable broadband based...
 
Africa Goes Big and Permanent... Selecting Globecast and Spacecom's AMOS-7 for Satellite News Gathering
The satellite's capabilities allow this broadcaster to uplink HD-on-the-move all within one beam that covers all of Southern Africa.
 
DigitalGlobe's Open Data Response for the California Wildfires
When crises like these occur, DigitalGlobe is committed to supporting the humanitarian community and fulfilling Maxar’s purpose of Building a Better Worl...
 
Spacecom Serves All of Botswana Taking Satellite Services to Botswana Telecommunications 
providing BTC with highest efficiency satellite capacity alongside migrating the existing network towards next generation VSAT technology. 
 
The Space Alliance Becomes a Stakeholder in NorthStar Earth and Space
Through this investment, as part of an overall CAD$52 million first round of public and private financing, the Space Alliance is proving that it plays a...
 
SES and Intelsat Are Arguing Their C-Band Case Before the FCC
The FCC filing was followed up by the CBA’s Preston Padden (EVP at the Alliance) on November 13 at a Washington-DC meeting organised by the...
 
Es'hailSat-2 Preps for SpaceX Launch Later today
Es’hail-2 is undergoing final preparation at the SpaceX launch facility for launch on board a Falcon 9 rocket. Lift-off is planned with a launch window...
 
KazSTSat and VESTA Due to Liftoff on Spaceflight’s SSO-A Smallsat Express Mission
KazSTSat is a small Earth Observation (EO) satellite jointly developed by SSTL and JV Ghalam LLP, a joint venture between JSC "National...
 
Tyvak's Cicero Smallsat Reaches LEO via Rocket Lab's Electron Launch Vehicle
Based on Tyvak's Endeavor platform, CICERO has been further developed to increase its responsiveness and autonomous operations in a timely...
 
Another Star at Firefly's Advisory Board ... She was Secretary of the Air Force
Indeed, this woman comes with teams of experience in major fields, including having been Secretary of the Air Force from 2013-2017. 
 
ISRO's GSAT-29 Satellite Launches in 16 Minutes From a GSLV-MkIII-D2 Rocket 
The satellite was injected into orbit 16 minutes after lift off. The GSAT 29 is suited with Ka- and Ku-band high throughput transponders to provide...
 
Inmarsat Expands VAR Relationships with Addition of Honeywell Aerospace for GX Aviation
browse the internet, stream videos, check social media and more with onboard connectivity like the mobile broadband services on the ground.
 
Gilat’s Dual-Band Aero Terminal Passes Environmental Tests and Receives DO-160 Certification
is the only open architecture terminal that immediately switches during flight between Ka- and Ku-bands according to capacity coverage and availability.
 
Intelsat to Provide Vodacom Mozambique with 3G Services
Under a multi-year agreement with Vodacom International, Intelsat has upgraded a network operated by Vodacom Mozambique using the Intelsat...
 
Harmonic is in Play with SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation
SJC has also deployed an integrated playout solution from Harmonic to simplify the delivery of HD channels. Harmonic's solutions rely on software-based...
 
"Usefulness and Benefits of Satellites" is the Theme for the Research Category in HISPASAT's Apollo Space Contest
HISPASAT will sponsor the award in the research category, which this year is dedicated to the topic “Usefulness and Benefits of Satellites.” The works ...
 
NASA Group Recognition Award to the Ball Aerospace Team — They Saved Kepler
After Kepler completed its primary mission, the second of four reaction wheels on Kepler ceased to work properly, preventing Kepler from...
 
Nielsen Confirms Eutelsat's Leading SatBroadcasting™ Position in Several African Nations
According to study findings, the need for HD is rising in Sub-Saharan Africa, with a growing demand for HD content specifically in payTV. This is coupled...
 
A New Vertical Services Division is Launched by Satellite Operator Spacecom
Spacecom’s new division adds value to customers by enabling them to reach a broader range of new business opportunities as they add...