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January 20th, 2014
 
 
ESA, NASA + JPL—Rosetta Awakes! (Satellite)
Rosetta, the European Space Agency probe that was launched towards the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko on March 2, 2004, has been "woken up"...
 
IEC Telecom Group—Opens For Business...Swede Opportunities
[SatNews] IEC Telecom Group, a leading global satellite communications’ provider, has opened a new...
 
Harris CapRock Communications—She Takes On Role Of President (Business)
[SatNews]  Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS)  has named Tracey Haslam president of its Harris CapRock Communications business and she will report to...
 
Satellite Industry Association (SIA)—A Regime Boon To Launch Providers (Legislation)
[SatNews] The Satellite Industry Association (SIA) has applauded the passage by Congress of an extension of the commercial space launch indemnification regime...
 
Department of Defense—R&D Being Eroded By Budget Cuts (Analysis | Reports)
[SatNews] The decline in research and development brought on by budget cuts is contributing to the erosion of the U.S. military's technological superiority at an alarming rate, the undersecretary...
 
NASA—Dryden Flight Research Center Renamed In Armstrong's Honor...
President Barack Obama has signed HR 667, the congressional resolution that redesignates NASA's ...
 
NOAA—A Key Role In Rescues (SATCOM)
[SatNews] The same NOAA satellites that helped forecasters predict severe weather, such as the Moore, Okla., tornado last May and...
 
SES, SIS LIVE, Xstream + SES Platform Services—Delivery Details For SNG + Multi-Tenant Platforms (SatBroadcasting™—SNG + OTT)
[SatNews]  SES (NYSE Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) has successfully concluded an agreement with SIS LIVE to.. and, additionally, Xstream, a premium provider of OTT and TV Everywhere services, has announced that SES Platform Services, a...
 
Russia—Center Construction (Command + Control)
[SatNews] RIA Novosti is reporting the construction of a high-tech command and control center to oversee...
 
NovelSat + Televisa—Ubiquitous Upgrades Ahead (SatBroadcasting™—Equipment)
[SatNews] Mexico-based Televisa, the largest media company in the Spanish-speaking world, announced they will upgrade their entire satellite contribution network with..
 
NASA's ALI... All Hail Breaks Loose...Ashes Rain Down... Sends Sinabung's Scurring (EO)
[SatNews] With no confirmed eruptions in the historical record...then BOOM a seeming dormant volcano erupts.
 
NASA's NEOWISE Has A 'Coming Out Of Hibernation Surprise Party' ...A Near Earth Asteroid
[SatNews] A spacecraft's job is done and is shut down, but wait, it's brought out of hibernation to alert scientists to near Earth astroids.
 
Carnival + MTN...No One Has Walked The Plank... Satisfied With Internet Service 20+ Years + Now More
[SatNews]  ...provides a wide range of television content including news and entertainment to 50 of its ships across the globe. 
 
Harris...USSOCOM Takes It Like A Manpack...$18M For Falcon III® (SATCOM)
[SatNews] “This new network is opening up a world of new combat applications, such as collaborative chat, biometric enrollments, video conferencing and video ISR..."
 
Miranda Technologies—Solutions For The Challenges Of Mobile Production (Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest—Webinar)
[SatNews] Miranda Technologies, a Belden Brand, will present an educational webinar to discuss findings of a recent survey that will help mobile production professionals ...
 
PTC'14 New World, New Strategies... Now Underway + Voxofon Presents (Event)
[SatNews] While the east coast is freezing those fortunate to attend this conference are learning and catching up on business in a tropical atmosphere.