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March 12th, 2018 — March 18th, 2018
Startup Allegedly Launches Rogue Satellites Without FCC Permission
It's a tale as old as time: a Silicon Valley startup is denied permission by the government to launch satellites, so the startup redesigns the satellites, and 
SatixFy UK's New Silicon Based, Electronically Steered Multi-Beam Array Antenna
supports any antenna size up to 1 million elements, any frequency through a dedicated RFIC, any polarization including circular and linear ...
Ball Aerospace's Many Accomplishments at Satellite 2018 ... Phased Array Antennas, Optical Communications and Remote Sensing and More
Ball's new 5G Rapid Prototype Phased Array with Anokiwave, Inc. will help enable the future of 5G connectivity.
SmallSats Manufacturing Alliance Signed Between Spaceflight Industries, Thales Alenia Space and Telespazio
This investment is part of an overall fundraising effort of $150 million from several sources which include The Space Alliance, existing investors, and...
ViaSat-2 Satellite Comms Now Available for Government, Defense and Military Ops
In early March 2018, Viasat conducted a ViaSat-2 SATCOM system demonstration — attended by representatives from the U.S. armed forces....
The Satnews Publishers' Satellite Innovation Is Now the Home of SSPI's Future Leaders Dinner
Imagine adding into this mix the highly acclaimed SSPI's Future Leaders Dinner as well as Satellite Innovation created and sponsored by 
Indra Wins the Thales Contract Again to Prepare for Galileo with Four New Uplink Stations
A deviation in the data sent by merely one billionth of a second would amount to a positioning error of 30 cm on Earth.
SES Successfully Launches Four for Three ... Four O3b Satellites that Drive Digital Equality with Fiber-Like Connectivity
From connecting underserved communities and meaningfully transforming lives through improved broadband access, to ...
DigitalGlobe Selects SpaceX to Launch First Two Legion Satellites of the Planned EO Constellation
DigitalGlobe and SpaceX are working together for the first time to launch the WorldView Legion constellation. The initial block of the multi-satellite...
C-COM's Ka-Band Antennas Pass ... Run Rings Around JUPITER™ System that Powers HughesNet™ Gen5 Platform
Operating over the Gen5 service significantly expands C-COM’s addressable market for transportable antenna systems, and will bring very high data ...