Weekly Top Stories
August 12th, 2019 August 18th, 2019
OneWeb's Global Ku- and Ka-Band Spectrum is Secured
OneWeb’s satellites have been transmitting at the designated frequencies in the correct orbit for more than 90 days, enabling OneWeb to meet the ...
Inmarsat Enhances Fleet Xpress Service ... to Triple Their Satellite Number by 2023
With an increasing number of superyachts, megayachts and expedition vessels embarking on worldwide itineraries that include more remote regions
Lasers and Machine Guns: Why Russia Should Fear France’s Killer Satellites
“If our satellites are threatened, we envisage blinding those of our enemies. We will judge the moment and the means of retaliation.”
A Series of Satellites Will Be Launched to Identify the Largest Producers of Greenhouse Gases
The production of greenhouses gases like methane often get underestimated. These satellites could provide more accurate readings.
An Array of Arrays ... Gateway Antenna Supports More Efficiently Multiple Moving LEO Satellites
This company's innovative solution will change the real estate of the world of antennas. No more large antenna farms with parabolic dishes with ThinKom
Speedcast to Support Sasol's O&G Efforts in Mozambique
This contract marks Speedcast’s first project for this South African-based customer and the sixth project in Mozambique, where Speedcast was the...
Forrester Reports: Viasat-4 Now in the Works
The current plan is to see the first ViaSat-3 (which can handle 1 Terabit/second traffic) launched for service over the US early in 2021, and a...
Turkey’s Active Communications Satellite Fleet to Grow to Six
Turksat 5A is being made to earn new rights of frequencies. Turksat 5B, on the other hand, will increase the capacity at 42 degrees east longitude
Kymeta Products Now on Contract with United States Special Operations Command
This contract places Kymeta on USSOCOM Special Operations Forces Deployable Node (SDN) Lite and is designed to support the procurement of...
Spire Global to Collaborate with Concirrus for Maritime Insurance Analytics
The company recently created Spire Maritime, which closed out 2018 with 160 percent year-over-year revenue growth. The new effort is pushing the...