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October 21st, 2013
 
 
Elbit Systems Amplifier For Military Aviators Reduces Weight Without Going On A Diet (SATCOM)
[SatNews] “If it is a concern for the pilot, it is a concern for us...”
 
Space Concordia—Satellite, Heal Thyself (Satellite)
[SatNews] A group of Canadian college students is trying to raise money to create...
 
Cyber Sciences—Hazardous Materials Have Gone Bye-Bye (GPS)
[SatNews] Cyber Sciences has announced that their STR-100 Satellite Time Reference is RoHS...
 
European Space Agency—Universe Age @ 13.8 Billion Years, According To Planck (Satellite)
[SatNews] ESA’s Planck space telescope has provided new insight...
 
Here's Looking @ Earth—Nature's Reclamation Act (Imagery—NASA + USGS)
[SatNews] On May 18, 1980, a volcanic eruption obliterated the landscape around Mount St. Helens...
 
Fort McHenry Composite Squadron Civil Air Patrol...Second STEM Mission... Get Higher (CubeSat)
[SatNews] The second CHASE mission also seeks to exceed 100,000 feet in altitude.
 
Iridium, DISA + DoD—Comm Needs To Be Met (SATCOM Business)
[SatNews] Iridium Communications Inc. (Nasdaq: IRDM) has been awarded a $400 million, multi-year...
 
SkyBitz—Assisting With Critical Decision Making (Asset Tracking)
[SatNews] SkyBitz(tm) has unveiled InSight Trends and the Falcon GXT3000, two new offerings designed to...
 
Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy + Avanti Communications—Financially Speaking (Business)
[SatNews] The international law firm Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP advised Avanti Communications Group, a satellite data communications company, on its initial bond...
 
Inmarsat + L-3 GCS—Getting The Go Ahead For GX (Terminals)
[SatNews] Inmarsat (LSE: ISAT) has announced that L-3 Global Communications Solutions (L-3 GCS) has received type...
 
TE Connectivity—Technology Showcase @ AUSA (Event—Products)
SatNews] TE Connectivity (TE) is featuring its latest end-to-end solutions for rugged vehicle network backbones that are...
 
SES—Swiss Programs Support (SatBroadcasting™—Capacity)
SatNews] SES (NYSE Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) has announced that the Swiss...
 
Harris’ Three, Two, One...Falcon III® Is A First... Two Channels In One Chassis (SATCOM)
[SaNews] This is the first commercially developed radio with two radio channels in a single chassis that enables warfighters to communicate over multiple networks simultaneously.
 
United Airlines + Harris’ Next Gen Communications... Pilots Have Better Digital Control To Control Towers
[SatNews] “We are excited to be at the forefront of this transition to a new era in air travel, which uses digital technology to improve airspace efficiencies...”
 
TenCate Has Got The Right Material... Contribute To SpaceX’s Latest Success (Launch
[SatNews] ...”They truly demonstrate the power of innovation and teamwork.”
 
KVH Industries—Technology Showcase + Debut @ AUSA (Fiber Optic Gyro)
[SatNews] KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI) is introducing the innovative, multi-axis...
 
NewSat Limited—Engrandizement Of Adelaide Facility Approved (Teleport)
[SatNews] NewSat Limited (ASX:NWT) has revealed that the City of Salisbury Council granted...
 
Intelsat General—This Reorg Will Better Serve Our Customers (Business)
[SatNews] Intelsat General's President, Kay Sears, has outlined some changes within...
 
Agilent Demos Next-Gen Test + Measurement With 50th Annual Association Of Old Crows® (Event)
[SatNews] This is an interesting group that includes an association of old crows.
 
Raytheon + Zogby Analytics—An Alarming Lack Of Student Desire Or Concern (Cybersecurity)
[SatNews] While U.S. government officials find the current pipeline for cybersecurity talent to be lacking, 82 percent of U.S. millennials say no...
 
Broadpeak—Technology Showcase + Debut @ Broadband World Forum 2013 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Broadpeak will unveil a second application for its award-winning...
 
Microsemi Corporation’s Great Timing... To Acquire Symmetricom, Inc. (Financial)
[SatNews] ... “will create the largest and most complete timing portfolio in the industry today.”
 
NSR’s Numbers Reveal Surprise... Regional Satellite Operators Growing Faster Than Big Four (Report)
[SatNews] “Organically, regional satellite operators are growing at a much faster rate than the Big Four.”