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July 28th, 2014
 
 

ULA + U.S. Air Force...ANGELS Are Lifted High In Launch Of Space Situational Awareness, STEM Program + More
[SatNews]  Delay after delay due mostly to weather, and then, success, a launch that includes ANGELS.
 
DARPA—Five NexGen Technologies for Positioning, Navigation + Timing (PNT)


[SatNews] It is difficult to imagine the modern world without the Global Positioning System (GPS), which provides real-time positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) data for countless military and civilian uses.
 
Rockwell Collins—Turning Over Their SATCOM Efforts (Business)
[SatNews] Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE: COL) completed the sale of its satellite...
 
Russia + Krunichev—Angara Space Rocket Complex' Next Testing Phase (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] Preparations are now  in full swing for the launch of Angara 5 heavy-lift launch...
 
Intelsat General—HoPS Growth Continues (Business—Hosted Payloads)
[SatNews] Intelsat General Corp. has been selected by the U.S. Air Force to participate in a half-billion-dollar...
 
Ariane 5... Readies For Some Heavy Lifting Of Heaviest-Ever Payload...Georges Lemaître ATV (Launch)
[SatNews] Because the liftoff mass is greater than 20 metric tons necessitates that its separation from the launcher is planned for nearly one hour and four minutes after this July 29 liftoff.
 
ARABSAT — GMV Selected to Drive Entire Fleet of Geo-Satellites (Contract)
[SatNews]  A turnkey solution comprising of Real Time System (RTS) based on GMV hifly® product and Flight Dynamics System (FDS) based on GMV focusgeo® product is included in the agreement.
 
ND SatCom—On The Receiving End Of Eutelsat Certification (SATCOM)
[SatNews] ND SatCom has received type approval for its Ka2Go -Terminal for Eutelsat Broadband Services—Eutelsat is...
 
U.S. Air Force, United Launch Alliance + SpaceX—The Wheel Continues To Turn Regarding Launch Vehicle Contracts (Legal)
[SatNews] The United States Air Force must now enter into negotiations with SpaceX regarding launch contracts—a federal judge order the formal discussions as SpaceX has...
 
Society of Satellite Professionals International (SSPI)— The Essential Role Satellites Play in Our World Infosite (Business)
[SatNews] Freedom, Health, Safety and Prosperity—just a few of the major benefits...
 
BSkyB + 21st Century Fox—BBP 4.9 Billion In Cash for Broadcasting Entities (SatBroadcasting™—Business)
[SatNews]  British Sky Broadcasting (BSkyB) has agreed to buy Sky Deutschland and Sky Italia from...
 
Global Space and Satellite Forum—A Call For Cutting Edge Abstracts (Event)
[SatNews] The Global Space and Satellite Forum is a leading space event, occurring in Dubai, UAE, that inspires and educates a...
 
NASA, Boeing, Sierra Nevada Corporation + SpaceX—Progression To A New American Spacecraft (Business)
[SatNews] Spacecraft and rocket development is on pace this summer for NASA's aerospace industry partners for the agency's Commercial Crew Program as they progress...
 
NSR—Beyond Deep-Water, A Free SATCOM Event For Energy Markets (Business—Webinar)
[SatNews] NSR’s ongoing coverage of the energy market moves beyond deep-water and explores some of the easy to overlook trends in the...
 
GL Communications—LAB Solutions For End-to-End Wireless Networks (Comms—Testing)
[SatNews] GL supports a wide range of wireless network simulators, which provide reliable integrated solutions to vendors and service providers for...
 
Surrey's.. Orbital Test Bed Satellite To Car Pool/Rideshare With NASA's Deep Space Atomic Clock
[SatNews] ...next-generation programmable receiver equipment, allows in-orbit test, demonstration, and qualification of a product that will be used on...
 
NSR's Report...All About Sweet Spots + Ku-Band Connectivity
[SatNews] It is also where the market for connectivity has already taken off with over 680 planes already connected.
 
iDirect + LiveCom Limited—Platform Enrichment For Expansion (SATCOM)
[SatNews] iDirect Asia Pte Ltd has announced that LiveCom Limited (“LiveCom”), a Hong Kong based ISP, has selected Evolution as the platform to help...
 
55th Strategic Communications Squadron + DISA—Recognition Of Excellence (MILSATCOM—Award)
[SatNews] The men and women of the 55th Strategic Communications Squadron recently learned that their dedication to excellence was about to be awarded with...
 
Iridium Communications—GO! Gets Going (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Iridium Communications Inc. (Nasdaq:IRDM) now offers broad availability of the world's first, truly...
 
MTN Communications' Contracts Confirm Customer-Centric Communications (SATCOM)
 
[SatNews] "...works hard to maintain a reputation of constantly evolving communications solutions for the most customer-centric brands sailing to remote locations around the world,”
 
ViaSat...Colors Their Future Bright With Gray Labs Acquisition (Business Moves)
[SatNews] “The expertise we obtained in high-rate communications gives us important new ways to deliver a higher level of performance and increased data throughput for commercial and government customers.