Current Satellite News
October 13th, 2010
ABS + SS/L... A Ten Beamer To Be Built (Satellite)
[SatNews] Asia Broadcast Satellite (ABS) and Space Systems/Loral (SS/L) have contracted for Space Systems/Loral to manufacture the ABS-2 spacecraft, which is scheduled for launch in 2013.
Meet Me At SATCOM2010... Wednesday, A Recap Of People And Events
[SatNews] Publisher Silvano Payne and sales director Jill Durfee have been meeting with many friends and clients today at SATCOM2010 in New York City.
iDirect + Intelsat General... Of A Military Mindset
[SatNews] iDirect Government Technologies (iGT) and Intelsat General Corporation will implement iDirects SatManage software to support a major maritime network for military vessels.
Nigeria... Pico Placement Planned (Satellite)
[SatNews] Business Day online is reporting that the Nigerian Federal Government, in its bid to avoid accidental loss of assets owned by the country in space, has instituted a mechanism to launch a locally built satellite that will monitor and download real time information about satellites.
iDirect... An Evolutionary Move (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Telenor Satellite Broadcasting (TSBc), a regional satellite operator delivering services throughout Europe and the Middle East, has launched a nexgen satellite network based on the iDirect's Evolution platform.
C-COM... Multilingual Moves (SATCOM)
[SatNews] C-COM Satellite Systems Inc. (TSXV: CMI) has developed multilingual software for its iNetVu(r) mobile antenna systems.
Paradigm Services + Telesat... X-Band Satisfaction (Capacity)
[SatNews] Paradigm Services, part of Astrium Services' Telecoms division, has entered into a 15-year contract with Telesat, the worlds fourth largest fixed satellite services operator, for the full X-band payload on Telesats Anik G1 satellite.
Applied Satellite Engineering... Chat It Up (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Applied Satellite Engineering (ASE) has unveiled their SatChat Program for Windows(tm) as a powerful enhancement for the Iridium 9555 satellite phone.
LightSquared Rapid Response...Faster Than The Speed Of Light...Almost
[SatNews] The importance of being prepared with the correct team, talents and equipment is critical to ensure the safety of all.
SES... African Reach (SATCOM)
[SatNews] SES S.A. (Paris:SESG)(LuxX:SESG) has signed a service agreement with the South African information and communications technology provider SkyeVine (Pty) Ltd. for the delivery of its satellite broadband service in Africa.
Integral... Realigning The COMPASS (NMS)
[SatNews] Integral Systems, Inc., (NASDAQ: ISYS) announced at the SATCON Satellite and Content Delivery Conference & Expo, that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Newpoint Technologies, has released the latest version of its industry-leading COMPASS Network Management Software (NMS) solution.
Here's Looking @ Earth... Smoke Gets In Their Eyes (NASAImagery)
[SatNews] In early October 2010, a high-pressure weather system settled in over eastern China, and air pollution began to accumulate locally for nearly a week.
Ontario, Canada + ASC Signal... A Jump Start For Jobs
[SatNews] The McGuinty government is helping a Whitby, Ontario, business succeed in the high-tech aerospace and defence industries creating and sustaining 123 good jobs.
MILCOM 2010... A Technology Leaders Board (Event)
[SatNews] Leaders from Hewlett Packard (HP), Dreamworks, Armorize and eBay will discuss innovations in technology that will take us beyond social media, mobile devices, and pervasive connectivity in military communications on Wednesday morning, November 3rd, at MILCOM 2010.
EUMETSAT... A True + Proper Grounding (Infrastructure)
[SatNews] The ground was broken on October 13th for EUMETSATs new infrastructure building (NIB).
Euroconsult... EO Driving Revenues (Report)
[SatNews] Defense and security requirements will continue to drive the commercial EO data market for the next decade.
Amino Communications... @ TelcoTV 2010 With...
[SatBroadcasting(tm)] Amino Communications will give a US debut its nexgen IPTV set-top boxes(STBs) and introduce a new look hybrid/OTT media centre and user interface at TelcoTV 2010 in Las Vegas next month.
Telairity... @ C&CW 2010 With...
[SatBroadcasting(tm)] Telairity is showcasing its latest end-to-end encoding/decoding solutions at Content & Communications World 2010, October 13-14, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City at Booth #904.
IMS Conferences... TV Innovations Invitation (Event)
[SatBroadcasting(tm)] IMS Conferences will host its third TV 3.0 Conference in Los Angeles, California, from December 7th to December 8th, 2010.