Current Satellite News
April 20th, 2009
India Launches Israeli-Built Spy Satellite
India has launched an Israeli-built spy satellite to boost its surveillance capabilities after last year's Mumbai attacks exposed glaring holes in its defense apparatus.
Ciao! As Italian Defense Satellite SICRAL 1B Launches
The launch of the SICRAL (Italian Reserved Communications and Alarm System) 1B satellite took place this morning at 10:16 am CET (8:16 am GMT) from a Sea Launch platform in the Pacific with a Zenit-3SL launcher.
Advantech Has Many Reasons to Celebrate at NAB
Today David Gelerman, Chairman and CEO of Advantech, visible on the right of this photo smiles as he presents his company's new logo at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) in Las Vegas, Nevada, as SatNews Publisher Silvano Payne, on the left congratulates David.
MotoSAT Sends a Messenger to NAB
MotoSAT debuts its Messenger series antenna, described as the most advanced mobile VSAT system to date that was designed specifically to meet the technical and environmental demands of the digital satellite news gathering (DSNG) industry at this years National Association of Broadcasters Convention (NAB 2009) in Las Vegas at booth OE430.
digiGO! NAB: Satellite + IP Are Imbued With New Fujitsu + Cisco Video Contribution System
Fujitsu and Cisco have collaborated on the creation of a highly-efficient video contribution system for use over IP or satellite infrastructures.