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October 23rd, 2017
 
 
France and China Create Satellite to Better Forecast Ocean Storms and Cyclones
due to be launched next year by China and will primarily be used to study wind and ocean wave patterns.
 
RadFxSat, AKA Fox-1B, Expected to Launch on November 10
adFxSat (Fox-1B), which will carry a 435/145 MHz FM transponder, is one of four cubesats making up the NASA ELaNa XIV mission, riding as...
 
Jordan's First Satellite — JY1-SAT — Completes Build
The satellite carries the name JY1-SAT to commemorate His Majesty the Late King Hussein, for his radio call was JY1...
 
PSSI Global Services' Lamb Wins Influential Leader Award
Under Lamb’s leadership, PSSI Global Services has grown from a small satellite transmission services company with a single uplink truck into an...
 
U.S. Department of Navy 'Re-Ups' with Harris' Radios for Five Year $765 Million 
This new five-year, $765 million ceiling, single-award IDIQ contract replaces a $300 million IDIQ contract that expired in August ...
 
U.S. Air Force Space Command Wargames Conclude at Schriever AFB in Colorado
The SW17 scenario depicted a notional peer space and cyberspace competitor seeking to achieve strategic goals by exploiting those domains...
 
Lack of Funding Warning for SBIRS from U.S. House Armed Services Committee Thornberry
The problem is the Space-Based Infrared Warning System (SBIRS), a constellation of satellites run by the U.S. Air Force, is a pillar of the Nation’s...
 
ST Electronics Brings Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions AB to Singapore Using Remote Control Instead of a Tower
provides a smarter approach to air traffic control, with operations to be remotely controlled from an operations center, instead of a physical tower.
 
C-COM's Flyaway and Driveaway iNetVu to be Featured at OilComm 2017
These auto-deploy antennas allow the user to transmit and receive broadband internet via satellite with just the press of a button. The iNetVu® ...
 
London is the Location for This Year's SMi Global MilSatCom Event
The main conference will see developments and updates to MILSATCOM programs from around the world discussed with presentations from leading...
 
New Calibration Units are Ideal for Satellite Component Testing Debut from Rohde & Schwarz
The new inline calibration units are the only solution available for testing in TVAC chambers where it is not possible to access the test set under...
 
SCTE-104/35 Application Inconsistencies by Broadcasters Solved by Crystal
The company revealed how SCTE-35 can be accurately reapplied to any stream and generate multiple metadata profiles to match multiple...
 
Silent Falcon's New Chief Operating Officer Comes with a Plethora of Military and Executive Experience
credentials from Harvard and Yale and military experience in three branches below water as a Navy diver and in the sky as an Army parachutist as well as ... 
 
Euroconsult Publishes Their Expert Analysis of L-Band, IoT and M2M Markets
The global IoT market, including terrestrial IoT, should experience exponential growth in the coming years; MSS operators are reinforcing their...
 
SpaceX Awarded > $40 Million Contract Mod for Their Raptor Propulsion System by the U.S.A.F.
Work will be performed at NASA Stennis Space Center, Mississippi; Hawthorne, California; McGregor, Texas; and Los Angeles Air Force Base, California. The work is...
 
ISRO Targeting December for the Launch of a Cartosat-2 Series Satellite
"We are targeting to launch Cartosat along with 30 nano satellites of foreign countries in the second half of December."
 
The Advise to Nigeria Is... Sell Off Nigcomsat-1R
According to Banjo, those managing the satellite have not marketed its services well, hence, the poor patronage. The former president of the...
 
A 50K Euros Win by Orbital Witness from Airbus
Orbital Witness receives a voucher worth 50,000 euros for the acquisition of satellite data and will benefit from both technical and business coaching...
 
VIVACOM Teleport Passes Muster to Achieve Full Certification from WTA ... One of 20 Worldwide
The process of obtaining the certificate requires the teleport operator to meet over 170 requirements that are analyzed through an on-site audit.
 
Orbit Communications Systems Provides Foundation for EnduroSat's Satellite Tracking Ground Stations
EnduroSat's intriguing business turns satellites into consumer products, with promises configuration in a matter of minutes and delivery in a matter of days.
 
SES Networks Brings in the Balloons as X's Project Loon Restores Cell Connectivity in Puerto Rico  
providing reliable high-performance connectivity to Puerto Ricans whose lives have been devastated by the hurricane Maria and who have ...
 
xG Technology's New Mobile Transmission System Offers Multi-Mode Capabilities
NewStream combines satellite, microwave and cellular newsgathering technologies into a single, 2-rack unit chassis, with an easy-to-use front...
 
CFOSAT Unveiled by France and China
The satellite, named CFOSAT (China-France Oceanography Satellite), is due to be launched next year by China and will primarily be used to study...