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February 10th, 2014
 
 
ILS, TURKSAT + Mitsubishi Electric—Send-Off Scheduled For February 15th (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] International Launch Services (ILS) has announced the firm will be responsible for the launch of...
 
Space Systems/Loral (SSL) + Skybox Imaging—A 13 LEO Award (Satellites—Manufacturing)
[SatNews] Space Systems/Loral (SSL) has been awarded a contract by Skybox Imaging to build an advanced constellation of ...
 
Russia-Kazakhstan... Assesses Failed Roscosmos Launches + Toxic Fuel Dump...Huddles To Prep Future Plans (Launches)
[SatNews] Officials stated that there would be 10 launches of the Proton, down from a planned manifest of 14, without citing a reason for the decrease.
 
Iridium Communications—BURSTing With Good News (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Iridium Communications Inc. (Nasdaq:IRDM) has unveiled the first, one-to-many, global data broadcast service, Iridium Burst(SM), enabling enterprises to send...
 
Honeywell Aerospace + Inmarsat—CDR Completed, Production Certification Later (Business—SATCOM)
[SatNews] The goal of delivering ‘home equivalent’ high-speed, consistent wireless Internet connectivity for passengers and pilots on aircraft is a step closer—in a joint announcement, Honeywell (NYSE: HON) and Inmarsat (LSE: ISAT.L) confirmed that ...
 
Hermes Datacomms + Avanti Communications—A Boost For Iraq (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Hermes Datacomms has purchased services from Avanti Communications to boost its satellite capability in Iraq and the...
 
Arabsat + MICT—More For MENA (SATCOM)
tNews] Arabsat and Morgan for Information and Communications Technology (MICT) have signed a contract whereby Arabsat will provide Morgan with...
 
Compass—Concerning Colorado Flooding, GIS + Mapping Support Remains Available (Imagery)
[SatNews] The Compass family of geospatial companies reminds organizations involved in recovery efforts related to the 2013 Colorado floods they may still obtain GIS and...
 
PolarSat—Making A Mesh Of Things (SATCOM—Modem)
[SatNews] PolarSat Inc. has successfully demonstrated their Mesh Adaptive Coding and Modulation (Mesh-ACM(tm)) for its...
 
NASA + CNES...Incite Plans For InSight Mission To Interior Of Mars
[SatNews] They met, rolled up their sleeves and began plans for  traveling through the interior of Mars.
 
USGS-NASA Landsat Celebrates A First Birthday...A Pixel The Size Of A Baseball Diamond (Earth Observations)
every full-color pixel corresponds to a 30 by 30 meter area, a chunk of land about the size of a baseball diamond.
 
ESL Enlisted As VAR For Inmarsat Global Xpress®
[SatNews] ...will be a true game-changer in the MSS industry because of its unique offering of unrivaled mobility, throughput measured in megabits per second and a very specific set of features developed specifically for...
 
Cobham—Technology Showcase @ NAB 2014—(Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ INterest)
[SatNews] Cobham will feature “Nano HDTX”, the world’s smallest wireless HD transmitter, and a new...