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April 17th, 2014
 
 
SpaceX + NASA—Dragon Departure Now Set For The 18th (Launch)
[SatNews] NASA and SpaceX have confirmed Friday, April 18th, as the date for the next launch attempt for the Falcon 9 rocket to send the Dragon spacecraft on...
 
Space Systems/Loral + SKY Perfect JSAT—Two To Be Built (Satellites)
[SatNews] Space Systems/Loral (SSL) has been selected to provide two communications satellites to SKY Perfect JSAT...
 
Applied Systems Engineering—Dual Mode, Grid-Pulsed Debut (SATCOM—TWTA)
[SatNews] Now debuting from Applied Systems Engineering is the company's Model 277 TWT Amplifier, a dual mode, grid-pulsed unit that...
 
Here's Looking @ Earth—Five Decide To Erupt Simultaneously (Imagery—NASA)
[SatNews] Remote—Cold—Rugged—those three adjectives capture the essence of Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula. Another word...
 
CommunicAsia2014—More Than 200 Industry Leaders To Elucidate (Event)
[SatNews] The power of social media is undeniable, as people spend more time on social media platforms, surpassing everyday Internet activities such as...
 
KORE Wireless—Technology Showcase + Awards Competition @ CeBIT Australia (Event—M2M)
[SatNews] For the second consecutive year, KORE Wireless has been short-listed at this year’s...
 
NAGRA, DISH Network + EchoStar Technologies—Protection Police (SatBroadcasting™—PRM)
[SatNews] NAGRA, the Kudelski Group’s (SIX:KUD.S) digital TV business has further extended its security partnership with DISH Network L.L.C (“DISH”) and EchoStar Technologies...
 
ATK + ULA—Signing On For EELV Hardware (Business—Launch Vehicle)
[SatNews] ATK (NYSE: ATK) has reached agreement on a $178 million contract award as part of the Air Force's Phase 1 Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) buy...
 
Airbus Defence & Space—DEM's Good Works To Access (Imagery)
[SatNews] Airbus Defense and Space have established new accuracy and quality standards for global elevation models with...
 
ST Electronics—Contracts Coming In (Business)
[SatNews] Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Engineering) has announced that its electronics arm, Singapore Technologies Electronics Limited (ST Electronics), has secured about $581m worth of...
 
SPECIM (2 News Items) AisaIBIS Measures Secrets...Plants' Fluorescence + Upcoming Paris Workshop (Technology + Event)
[SatNews] ...most valuable feature is its ability to measure the secret light of plants...
 
Space Foundation—Space Technology Hall Of Fame Honorees (Event)
[SatNews] A global satellite-based search-and-rescue system, and an image-guided surgical robot will be the 2014 inductees into the Space Foundation's Space Technology Hall of Fame®, which recognizes...
 
Space Foundation's Cyber 1.4...Distinguished Panel Discusses Challenges In Cyberspace (Event)
[SatNews] The remarkable panel of experts that gather for this event is amazing.
 
Globalstar—Convertible Senior Unsecured Notes Conversion (Business)
[SatNews] Globalstar, Inc. (OTCQB:GSAT) has announced the automatic conversion of its 8.0 percent Convertible Senior Unsecured Notes...
 
Telenor Connexion Recruits A New VP Of Operations (Executive Moves)
[SatNews] This recruitment, along with recent acquisitions and an added services offering, signals...
 
McMurdo's...Second Webinar...No Need To Search Any Further For Answers To Search + Rescue Systems
[SatNews] technological advancements will enhance distress beacon detection rates, improve location accuracy and reduce emergency response times to potentially save even more lives.
 
Ericsson @ NAB Takes Best Of Show...No "Dogs" Allowed
[SatNews] Media Delivery Network enables more dynamic use of operator networks, increasing service velocity and content value.
 
AUVSI’s Unmanned Systems 2014...Integral Role In Saving Lives...Priceless (Event)
[SatNews] How does this technology play an integral role in saving lives and cutting costs?