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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...
 
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...
 
Arabsat's Got Africa Covered by Satellite and in Business Realm and Will Be at AfricaCom
Arabsat will present the company's recent achievements, as the company's satellites now cover the entire African continent to provide TV...
 
Newtec's Dialog® in Africa to Power NIGCOMSAT's Ka-Band Broadband 
key advantage is they can install a variety of modems and select the best one depending on the application being addressed — and all via a single platform
 
Fleet Space Technologies' First Smallsats Successfully Launched by Rocket Lab
The launch of the two smallsats at Launch Complex-1 on New Zealand’s Mahia Peninsula represent a huge step forward for Fleet Space Technologies’ ...
 
Hughes is Expanding Satellite Broadband in Africa
The industry-leading Hughes JUPITER System is a high performance and efficiency satellite broadband platform designed to support a wide range of ...
 
Control of the Metop-C Satellite Handed Over to EUMETSAT... Three Metop Constellation Flight Operations Initiated
Studies show that this impact has socio-economic benefits of 5 billion euros per year to Europe, and this will certainly increase with a third satellite.
 
Orbit Logic's STK Scheduler Software and CPAW Delivered to General Dynamics Mission Systems for Landsat 8 and 9 
schedule for satellite communications between the Landsat satellites, U.S. and international ground stations and TDRSS satellite communication nodes.
 
Icom Passes Iridium Communications' Muster as a VAM... Will Develop a Truly Global PTT Handheld Radio
Based in Japan, Icom is a world-class manufacturer of two-way handheld radios and will harness their extensive expertise in the making of their first...
 
Thales Alenia Space's First All-Electric Propulsion Module for Eutelsat’s KONNECT Satellite
The first all-electric propulsion module designed and built in the UK by Thales Alenia Space to serve Eutelsat’s KONNECT satellite