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December 18th, 2013
 
 
NOAA + NASA—SUVI Gets Into GOES-R (Satellite—Instrument)
[SatNews] NOAA’s Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite – R (GOES-R) Series Program completed its next instrument, the Solar Ultra-Violet Imager (SUVI), which is now...
 
ViaSat—Full Speed Ahead (SATCOM)
[SatNews] ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) is expanding its Exede® Evolution satellite Internet plan across much of its national footprint, following a successful market launch in limited markets earlier...
 
SES, AsiaSat + SpeedCast—To The Rescue (SATCOM)
[SatNews] SES S.A. (NYSE Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG), together with SpeedCast and AsiaSat, have donated satellite and service capacity to enable NetHope, a consortium of...
 
Telit Wireless Solutions + SiTime Corporation—Smaller + Longer Lasting Devices (GPS-Oscillators)
[SatNews] Telit Wireless Solutions and SiTime Corporation have both enabled Telit’s Jupiter SE880 and SiTime’s SiT15xx oscillators, the world’s smallest and lowest power GPS...
 
Kymeta—A First Time For A Metamaterials Antenna (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Kymeta Corporation has successfully demonstrated bi-directional high-speed Internet connectivity with a Ka- broadband satellite—
 
GVF + EMP—A HTS Roundtable Hits The Mark (Event)
[SatNews] The GVF-EMP Conference Partnership’s High Throughput Satellites 2013: The Game-Changer in Action—London Roundtable occurred on December 5th and 6th, 2013, delivering the third program in the...
 
Astrium—Combined Ops Of More than 500 Years For Eurostar (Satellites)
[SatNews] Astrium is celebrating more than 500 years of combined operation in orbit clocked up by its highly successful series of Eurostar satellites since their ...
 
Field Intelligence—Assets Of The Agricultural Ilk (M2M)
[SatNews] Field Intelligence, a Quake Global distribution partner, is offering a range of machine-to-machine (M2M) data communication solutions for the agricultural market, built around...
 
Planet Labs—Series B Financing Success (Business)
[SatNews] Planet Labs has now raised $52 million in Series B financing—new investors joining this round include prominent technology investor ...
 
Comtech Xicom Technology—Army Amplification (SATCOM—TWTA)
[SatNews] Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL) has announced that its Santa Clara, California-based subsidiary, Comtech Xicom Technology, Inc., received an order for approximately $7.0 million from a...
 
GMV... Provides Fuel For ArcFUEL Project (Earth Imaging)
[SatNews] Forest fires obey no borders and it is frequent in summer to see fires spread from one member state to a neighboring one.