Current Satellite News
August 31st, 2010
NASA... ICESat Is Iced (Satellite)
[SatNews] NASAs Orbital Debris Program Office at Johnson Space Center, Houston, has reported that debris from the ICESat spacecraft fell to Earth in the Barents Sea on Monday, Aug. 30, at approximately 5:00 a.m. EDT.
NASA... Rocket Engine Rev'd Up (Constellation Program)
[SatNews] NASA and ATK Aerospace Systems successfully completed a two-minute, full-scale test of the largest and most powerful solid rocket motor designed for flight.
ITT + GeoEye... "Looking" Capabilities Continued (EO Satellite)
[SatNews] The building of the imaging system for a nexgen EO satellite continues at ITT.
Harris Hired To Further Its Falcons For The Aussies (Engineering Services)
[SatNews] Harris Corporation received a vote of confidence for the Australian Department of Defence Land 200 communications modernization program.
Paradise Datacom... @ IBC2010 With...
[SatNews] New amps... new modems... new solutions... all being demo'd at the upcoming major event in Amsterdam.
Haivision... Torpedo Time (Gateway)
[SatBroadcasting-Related] Haivision Network Video has announced the immediate availability of the Torpedo(tm) family of DVB-to-IP gateways.
Pactel International... Connecting Kiribati (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Pactel International has just partnered with TSKL, a local telecommunications carrier in the Republic of Kiribati, to supply its residents with internet links via RICS (Rural Internet Connectivity System).
Here's Looking @ Earth... Three, Three, Three in One (NASAImagery)
[SatNews] Powerful Hurricane Earl, growing Tropical Storm Fiona and fading Danielle were all captured in this visible image from the GOES-13 satellite.
Lockheed Martin... SRR Success, Next Up PDR (EO Satellite)
[SatNews] The Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] team developing GeoEye's nexgen, high-resolution commercial Earth-imaging satellite system known as GeoEye-2, has successfully completed on-schedule a System Requirements Review (SRR), an important program milestone that precedes the Preliminary Design Review.
Newtec Takes An Orange To New Places For France Telecom
[SatNews] Improvements are underway for Orange, the key brand of France Telecom.
NASA... CRuSR Flights (Demos)
[SatNews] Awards totaling nearly one-half million dollars have been awarded by NASA to a company in California and a company in Texas.
Moving On Up...@ exactEarth
[SatNews] exactEarth Ltd. today announced that it has hired Albert Antoine as Regional Sales Director for Asia and the Pacific Rim.
ISPCS... Funding Frets? (Event)
[SatNews] Raising capital to support a commercial space business strategy is a challenge for nearly all entrepreneurs.
IBC2010... Meet + Greet (Event)
[SatNews] IBC, which opens on September 9th, is poised to reinforce its position as one of the worlds leading meeting place for those involved in the electronic media industry.
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