Current Satellite News
October 6th, 2015
NASA's Big Plans For Small Satellites Push Boundaries Of Space-To-Earth... Testing Laser Communications, Formation Flying
“Laser communications is very important, not just for NASA but for other U.S. government agencies as well,”
SSTL's CARBONITE-1's Innovation Is Shortlisted To Receive A Prestigious Award
A small mission team was pulled together that consisted of an eclectic mix of engineers—some very senior with many years of experience, working alongside some recent graduates. 
Cooperative Considerations For Metop-SG Satellites Formed By EUMETSAT + European Space Agency
"Our ambition is to further increase the accuracy of forecasts of the weather and the environment in the next decades."—Alain Ratier, Director-General,  EUMETSAT.
NASA Launch Competition To Include A Water-Propelled Satellite Designed By Cornell Students
“I think we have a unique solution here."—Professor Mason Peck.
TERN-key Dispensations From SES Platform Services
"This clearly underlines our expertise as a media services provider for any business model, from DTH to OTT, and in any required quality, from SD to Ultra-HD.”—Sophie Lersch, Chief Product Officer for Services, SES Platform Services.
Thuraya + Expansys... Expand Distribution Of New Gen SatSleeve Models +  Go Where Others Have Never Gone Before
"We can connect the Thuraya SatSleeve product range with consumers across Europe in a way that simply hasn’t been done before.”
Work Microwave Appoints New CEO... He'll Jointly Drive The Company's Strategy + Sales
... concentrating on driving the company’s strategy while broadening the company’s customer reach and sales revenue. 
ORBCOMM + McLeod's LoadMaster™ No Two Ways About It... The Only Two-Way Communications Tracks Everything
Provides centralized visibility and increased efficiencies for dry van and refrigerated trailer fleets.
Northrop Grumman's New Intelligent Appointment...VP Operations For Intelligence, Surveillance + Reconnaissance Division
"His broad range of military experience, including his work on various space and satellite systems, as well as his effective skills in relationship management...
Spacecom's AMOS-6 Selected By Eutelsat + Facebook... Brings Social Media To Sub Sahara Africa
Satellite networks are well suited to economically connecting people in low to medium density population areas.
IDC Has Refreshing News For Grupo Etercom + Their SNG Needs
The TITAN encoder retains the familiar, easy to use front panel which allows quick setup for mission critical operations, and is able to achieve the fastest signal on-air.  
ILS' Dual Announcements Vice President of Engineering And Mission Assurance + Vice President of Sales 
ILS has implemented an organizational realignment t... to re-establish customer trust and confidence in utilizing Proton launch services.