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January 8th, 2014
 
 
2014 International Satellite Directory...I Hate When That Happens! Now Who Is The New CEO?
[SatNews] Just as quickly as satellites fly so is the migration of many people who work in this industry. How to keep tabs on the latest info...
 
U.S.A.F.'s 45th Space Wing—Ensuring The Thaicom 6's Launch Success (Launch Support)
[SatNews]  The Air Force's 45th Space Wing provided support to the successful launch of the...
 
Entropic + Unitron Group—Bringing Sky+ Down To Earth (SatBroadcasting™—Multi-Switch)
[SatNews] Entropic (Nasdaq:ENTR) and Unitron Group have announced that the Unitron Johansson multi-switch, powered by Entropic's EN5218 channel stacking switch (CSS) technology, gives Sky...
 
Spacecom—CAF Goals In Africa (SatBroadcasting™—Capacity)
[SatNews] Spacecom (Tel Aviv Stock Exchange: SCC), the operator of the AMOS satellite fleet, has been selected to provide broadcast services on AMOS-5 at...
 
ViewSat's View... Sees More OTT In '14
[SatNews] ...With approximately 86 percent of the North American population using Pay-TV services...
 
NovaWurks + DARPA—Repurposement Via Satlet (Satellites)
[SatNews] NovaWurks™ Inc., a provider of high technology space products and services, has been awarded a $30.8 million Phoenix Project contract from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), with...
 
Space Foundation—ISS Decision Fully Supported...
[SatNews] The Space Foundation has issued a statement regarding the extension of the...
 
NASA's NEOWISE... Is Wiser Having Spotted A Never Before Seen Asteroid (Near-Earth Objects)
[SatNews] ...it was reactivated, renamed and given a new mission, which is to assist NASA's efforts to identify the population of potentially hazardous near-Earth objects (NEOs).
 
NASA's Hubble Provides Fabulous Demonstration Of The Synergy Between Hubble + Spitzer
[SatNews] "There are strange things happening regardless of what these sources are."
 
BAE Systems—Moving On Up, DeMuro To President + CEO (Business)
[SatNews] BAE Systems has announced the appointment of Jerry DeMuro as president and CEO of BAE Systems, Inc., effective...
 
ViXS Systems—Technology Showcase @ CES 2014 (SatBroadcasting™—4K SoC)
[SatNews] ViXS Systems Inc. (TSX: VXS) has announced that Panasonic has selected ViXS’ XCode 6403 System-on-Chip (SoC) for their latest...
 
Optical Surfaces—Focal Point Perfection (Optics)
[SatNews] Unlike standard parabolic mirrors, Off-Axis Paraboloids (OAP) direct and focus incident collimated light at a specific angle, allowing unrestricted access to the focal point as well as reducing the size and...