Current Satellite News
May 17th, 2011
Ball Aerospace... Victory With Vacuum Testing (Satellite)
[SatNews] A most crucial test has now been passed for this satellite, which will launch later this year...
Ariane 5 And ST-2's Launch Is Stacked And Pushed Back (Launch)
[SatNews] The checklist is complete and everything looks good to go for Arianespace's Ariane 5 launch.
ISRO... R&D Ramp Up + A Trio Planned (Spacecraft + Launch)
[SatNews] The Indian Space Research Organisation plans to set up an advanced R&D center in the field of spacecraft technologies in Karnataka's Chitradurga and rocket sub-systems integration facility near the spaceport of Sriharikota in coastal Andhra Pradesh.
TeleCommunication Systems... Hop To It (SatCom)
[SatNews] TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS) has announced the immediate availability of commercial service for the Cisco Internet Routing in Space (IRIS) solution using the Cisco(R) 18400 Space Router on Intelsat IS-14.
Harris... Making Missions Safer (Comms)
[SatNews] Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) has received a $19 million order from a nation in Asia for an integrated tactical communications system to provide command and control in a variety of missions.
Deloitte... New Savings For All Who Fly (SatCom)
[SatNews] Transforming the global air transportation system (ATS) from ground-based communications and radar control to satellite-based navigation systems will generate significant savings for airlines and passengers, according to a new Deloitte business case study.
TS2... Encrypted Chat Win (SatCom)
[SatNews] In Poland, the Government Protection Bureau (GPB) has just awarded awarded a public contract for telecommunications services within the agency's satellite communications system.
Advantech Wireless... Point-To-Point Phrasing (Comms)
[SatNews] Advantech Wireless has been awarded a contract to supply point-to-point microwave radio equipment and solutions to a fast growing central California mobile communications provider.
Danmon Systems Group | Harmonic | Miranda | Teranex (SatBroadcasting)
Danmon's demos @ Broadcast Asia... Harmonic @ Broadcast Asia with... Miranda tech supports eight new channels... Teranex selected for simulated 3D programming...
iDirect... Opting For Optimization (SatCom)
[SatNews] Joining an expert in wireless bandwidth optimization has opened up an important, new reseller agreement...
Dasnair This Falcon 7X Offers The Swiss OnAir Suite (SatCom)
[SatNews] More conveniences will be available for Dasnair's Falcon 7X passengers.
Newtec + Euroconsult... And The Good News Is... (Event)
[SatNews] Speaking at a Newtec-hosted seminar in Miami last week, Susan Irwin, President of Euroconsult USA, predicted robust growth in emerging markets for satellite broadcasting in the next decade.
Vishay Intertechnology... Voltage + Vibration Improvements (Capacitors)
[SatNews] Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) has released a new series of tantalum-cased wet tantalum capacitors with glass-to-tantalum hermetic seals.
Gilat... Financially Speaking...
[SatNews] Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ: GILT) has reported its results for the quarter ending March 31, 2011.
RRsat... Moving On Up...
[SatNews] RRsat Global Communications Network Ltd. (NASDAQ: RRST) has appoingted a new Chairman to its Board of Directors, Dr. Shlomo Shamir.
Asia Broadcast Satellite (ABS)... Financially Speaking...
[SatNews] New financing located by the Company will fund a most important satellite capital expenditure project...