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"Encore" Says BBC Studios and Distribution Deal with MEASAT and Globecast
BBC Earth HD shares the wonders of the universe; CBeebies HD provides pre-school age learning through play; and BBC Lifestyle Asia, home, family...
 
'The First' Delivered by Barge ... Thales Alenia Space's Container for Spacebus' NEO Telecom Satellite
From sea to space: the journey begins to bring connectivity for Africa and Europe
 
Economic Free Zone for Foreign Companies Engaged in Space-Related Development Initiated by the UAE Space Agency
This is part of the UAE Space Agency's Investment Plan, which has been officially approved by the government and is now active — the National ...
 
Thuraya's Successful Solutions for IoT/M2M, Remote and Offshore Oilfields at OilComm 2019
Thuraya Telecommunications traveled from Abu Dhabi, UAE, to Huston, Texas, to display its top satellite solutions for land and offshore energy
 
How Satellites Revolutionize Oil Trading
The growing importance of satellite data in the oil market became acutely evident recently, following the drone and missile attacks on Saudi oil 
 
Smallsats from Rwanda and Egypt Launch from ISS
Among the cargo carried onboard the HTV-8 rocket were three smallsats (AQT-D, NARSScube-1 and RWASat-1) for deployment from the...
 
Global IP's African Broadband Satellite Service to Try Again
The ‘new’ Global-IP project is backed by Bronzelink Holdings Ltd. of Hong Kong, and reports suggest that the company is looking to renegotiate the...
 
West African Acquisition of TECNA Suarl in Dakar by German ND SATCOM 
enhance outreach and interaction between the company and its customers, partners and the leading communication companies in the West Africa region.
 
ND SatCom Acquires TECNA in Senegal to Further the Company's West African Business
This important move will further enhance outreach and interaction between the company and its customers, partners and the leading communication...
 
Tanks for the Photos ... Iranian-Flagged Tankers Captured by Maxar’s WorldView-3 Satellite
World drama continues, and Earth Observation satellites are invaluable with the information they reveal. Such as ...
 
A Conversation With ... Andrey Kirillovich, Director of Integration and Products, Russian Satellite Communications Company
Andrey shared an interesting 'twist' regarding his customers' expertise. As he said, they are open to cooperation and have a lot of examples of...
 
First UAE Astronaut Lifts Off with U.S and Russian Space Station Crew
"It is a unique responsibility and a unique opportunity to bring aboard the station the first astronaut from the United Arab Emirates ...
 
A Conversation With ... Eng. Wael M. Al-Buti, Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, Arabsat
The company's satellites carry more than 500 TV channels, , 200 radio stations, payTV networks plus a wide variety of HD channels that reach...
 
Remote African Areas to Receive SATCOM Connectivity via Azercosmos and INTERSAT Partnership
This partnership enables Azercosmos to use INTERSAT’s teleport and ground infrastructure and expertise to deliver consumer broadband and...
 
A Conversation with... Eran Shapiro, Director, Technology Business Ventures, Spacecom
Eran helps to decide how to design satellites to meet customer needs, based on new technologies and product developments. The firm develops...
 
From Israel to India NovelSat Works to Achieve Satellite Broadcast Content Security
Major Indian Cricketing Content provider to implement NovelSat’s cutting edge multi-layer content security across its distribution and contribution networks
 
Spacecom Adds Pcysys PenTera™ to Hack at Hackers and Offset Vulnerabilities
Requiring no agents or pre-installations, the PenTera™ platform scans and ethically penetrates the network with the latest hacking techniques...
 
Capacity Doubled by Botswana Telecommunications Corporation on Spacecom's AMOS-7 Satellite
With this new capacity, BTC is adding cellular backhaul and various long-distance communication services to enhance rural area connectivity...
 
Es'hailSat: On the Show Floor @ IBC2019 Spotlighting Their Satellites and Services
The company has been working extremely hard since the launch of Es’hail-1 to expand the firm's services beyond the local market, and now with the...
 
Yahsat and Thuraya: Military and Government Comms Spotlighted @ DSEI in London
During the four day event that has the UAE as its international partner, Yahsat Government Solutions and Thuraya introduced a number of end-to-end...