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July 31st, 2014
 
 
Airbus Defence and Space, Eutelsat + Arianespace—In Support Of In-Flight Connectivity (Satellite Build + Launch Planning)
[SatNews] Airbus Defence and Space is awarded a contract by Eutelsat to design and build...
 
National Security Agency (NSA), ViaSat + Harris Corporation—Wideband Small Tactical Terminal Receives The Blessing (Tactical Terminal)
[SatNews] The Wideband Small Tactical Terminal (STT) (KOR-24A), co-developed by ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ:VSAT) and Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), has been certified by NSA and is...
 
U.S.A.F. + ULA... In Position Now To Launch Global Positioning System IIF Satellite (Launch)
[SatNews] "The GPS constellation continues to meet or exceed the performance standards to which the satellites were built."
 
Department of Defense (DoD)—U.S.A.F. Readiness Is Under Siege.... (Government)
[SatNews] To balance readiness today and modernization tomorrow, the Air Force’s fiscal 2015 budget request is shrinking like today’s defense budget, thanks to Congress’...
 
Intelsat—Moving On Up... Patricia Cooper Named As New Vice President (Business)
[SatNews] Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I) now has a new Vice President of Government Affairs and...
 
SES—State-Of-The-Art SOC Now Operating In New Jersey (Satellites)
[SatNews] Global satellite operator SES (NYSE Paris:SESG) (SESG.PA) is now controlling nearly half of its growing fleet from a new satellite operations center (SOC) at its...
 
Surrey Satellite Technology US LLC (SST-US)—Second Orbital Test Bed Scheduled (Satellite Build)
[SatNews] Surrey Satellite Technology US LLC (SST-US) has announced plans for a second Orbital Test Bed (OTB-2) ride-share mission dedicated to carrying demonstration payloads...
 
U.S.A.F., United Launch Alliance + Boeing—GPS IIF-7 Set For Send Off (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] The U.S. Air Force is scheduled to launch the seventh Boeing built Global Positioning System (GPS) IIF satellite aboard a...
 
Space Systems/Loral (SSL), AsiaSat + SpaceX—AsiaSat 6 Arrives @ Canaveral AFS (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] Space Systems/Loral (SSL) and Asia Satellite Telecommunications Co. Ltd. (AsiaSat) have announced that AsiaSat 6 has arrived at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida...
 
U.S.A.F. Space & Missile Systems Center—An ORS-5 Awareness Initiated (Satellite Build)
[SatNews] The U.S.A.F.'s Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) ORS Office, in partnership with SMC's Space Superiority Systems Directorate and Advanced Systems and Development Directorate, is developing a...
 
Globecomm + Inc. Magazine—Making The "A" List (Business)
[SatNews] More than 100,000 mid-market companies between 2007 and 2012 were analyzed...
 
Airbus Group + Safran—Moving On Up... Charmeau To CEO Of New JV (Business)
[SatNews] Airbus Group (stock exchange symbol: AIR) and Safran (stock exchange symbol: SAF) have agreed to nominate Alain Charmeau as...
 
Rohde & Schwarz—Technology Showcase @ IBC2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] At IBC, Rohde & Schwarz will showcase its product portfolio for the entire 4K...
 
The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers® (SMPTE®)—Technology Presentations @ IBC2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest
[SatNews] SMPTE members will lead a variety of sessions during the...
 
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command—Data Link Solutions + ViaSat Having The JTRS (TacComms)
[SatNews] Data Link Solutions, LLC, Cedar Rapids, Iowa (N00039-10-D-0031) and ViaSat, Inc., Carlsbad, California (N00039-10-D-0032), are being awarded a combined...
 
Euroconsult—Over The Next 10 Years, Expect An Average Of 115 Satellite Launches Per Year (Analysis | Report)
[SatNews] According to Euroconsult's newly released research report, Satellites to be Built & Launched, 115 satellites will be...
 
Harmonic—Technology Showcase + Product Debuts @ IBC2014 (Event—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT) has expanded the Ellipse® 3000 family of contribution...
 
iDirect + Geolink Satellite Services—Ensuring Backup To Disaster Recovery Success, Upgrade Employed (SATCOM—OS)
[SatNews] VT iDirect, Inc. (iDirect), a company of Vision Technologies Systems, Inc. (VT Systems), has announced that satellite communications solution provider Geolink Satellite Services...
 
Euroconsult's Summit Brings Key Financial Players To Unlock Satellite + Information Business ...Oui, In Paris
[SatNews] An annual event that draws key financial players in the satellite and information business, ensconced in an elegant and historical setting ocation... Paris, France.  
 
Spaceflight—Smallsat Bundled Comms Offering (SATCOM)
[SatNews]  Spaceflight Inc. is expanding its services to include Spaceflight Networks, a business dedicated to cost-effective spacecraft communications and...
 
ATK—Technology Showcase + Presentations @ 28th Annual AIAA/USU Conference On Small Satellites (Event)
[SatNews] ATK (NYSE: ATK) will exhibit its expanded satellite products and capabilities including small satellite platforms at the...
 
EMCORE Corporation + Lockheed Martin Space Systems—Long Term Agreement For Solar Cells (Satellite—Power)
[SatNews] EMCORE Corporation (Nasdaq:EMKR) has entered into a new, long-term supply agreement with Lockheed Martin Space Systems to design and manufacture high-efficiency....
 
National Science Foundation + UCSD's Satellite Sensors Put New Twist On Smokey Bear's "Only You Can Prevent Fires...With WIFIRE"
[SatNews] The new cyberinfrastructure system monitors and forecasts the paths of wildfires, the number and scale of which are on the rise in the U.S.
 
ATI Present New Flash-Flood Warning System = Mass Notification + Flood Monitoring Using Wireless VHF Radio Communication
[SatNews] Having the capability to notify others of an impending emergency is invaluable, and now there is one for ...
 
Thomson Video Networks—Good ViBE™'s (Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest—Contribution Platform)
[SatNews] Thomson Video Networks has announced that the company's ViBE™ CP6000 contribution platform now offers advanced capabilities for broadcast-quality video...
 
CCW + SATCON In New York City...Efficiency At Its Best With Two Simultaneous Conferences (Events)
[SatNews] Plan now for these events scheduled in November.