Current Satellite News
October 10th, 2010
ILS To Take XM Radio SIRIUS(ly) While Launching On A Breeze (Launch)
[SatNews] All is currently proceeding on schedule, and the SIRIUS XM Radio audience should be pleased.
Virgin's Perfect 10.10.10 VSS Enterprise's First Manned Flight (Launch)
[SatNews] The date couldn't have been better, 10.10.10, much like the scores returned in the Olympics that indicate a perfect performance.
SkyTrac... AirMed Confab (Event)
[SatNews] SkyTrac Systems will be exhibiting at this years Air Medical Transport Conference (AMTC) in Ft. Lauderdale Florida from October 11-13.
Vishay... Chips For Space (Resistors)
[SatNews] Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (VSH: NYSE) has extended its E/H MIL-PRF-55342-qualified Thin Film surface-mount resistor chips in the 0505, 1005, 1505, 0705, 1206, and 1010 case sizes to offer a "T" reliability level for space applications qualification on larger cases sizes is pending.
MVS... If Needed, Repair At Hand (SATCOM)
[SatNews] MVS has been approved as an IsatPhone Pro Repair Partner in addition to their status as a provider of the device.
KVH... Highly Seaworthy Says NMEA (SATCOM)
[SatNews] In the eyes of National Marine Electronics Association (NMEA) members, the best maritime communications product is the TracPhone(r) V7 from KVH Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:KVHI).
Integral Systems... Moving On Up...
[SatNews] Integral Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:ISYS) and Vintage Partners, L.P., Vintage Partners GP, LLC, Vintage Capital Management, LLC and Brian R. Kahn (the "Vintage Group") announced they have reached an agreement resulting in the appointment of two new directors to the Integral Systems' Board of Directors.
Harris... More Than Thinking... CyberThought (Events)
[SatNews] Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) is participating in National Cybersecurity Awareness Month with public presentations by its cyber thought leaders and a special website devoted to helping people better understand how to defend themselves against cybersecurity challenges.
LSE Space + Aurora... Anniversaries Afoot (SATCOM)
[SatNews] LSE Space Engineering and Operations AG and subsidiary Aurora Technology B.V. will celebrate their 20th and 15th year anniversaries at a joint celebration in Munich on October 9th, 2010.
Ideal Industries... Cable Confidence (MILCOMNetworks)
[SatNews] The United States Navy has awarded a 5-year contract to IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC. that will provide the Navy and other U.S. federal government agencies with contract pricing on the IDEAL LanTEK(r) II network cable certifier.