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February 18th, 2014
 
 
U.S. Air Force ... SOS... Ejection Seat Locator Beacons Fail To Function
[SatNews] Following the crash, pilots at Aviano began to fly missions with their personal cell phones in plastic bags because they didn’t trust the locator beacon, until leadership told them they couldn’t anymore...
 
Air Force Is In A Good Position For The Global Positioning System IIF-5 Satellite To Launch
[SatNews] ...space vehicle will join the constellation of 31 operational satellites on orbit providing global coverage and overall performance of GPS services to users worldwide.
 
ULA Updated Launch Report For Air Force's GPS IIF-5 Satelite Launch On Thursday
[SatNews] GPS utilizes 24 satellites, in six different planes, with a minimum of four satellites per plane...
 
Kratos Technology + Training—Small Satellite Mission Management (C2)
[SatNews] Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. recently released their quantumCMD™, a lightweight, portable, command and control (C2) system that is...
 
SpeedCast—Newly Persuasive In Perth (Business)
[SatNews] SpeedCast has opened its new facilities in Perth, Australia—the company also plans to unveil at Australasian Oil and Gas Exhibition and Conference (February 19-21) its ...
 
Russia— An Impacted Satellite + Aggressive Arctic Advances
[SatNews] A Russian satellite crashed into northern Saudi Arabia early on Sunday—many people saw the satellite’s flare before it crashed into the...
 
Harmonic—Technology Showcase @ CABSAT 2014 (Event—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] At CABSAT 2014, Harmonic will showcase a comprehensive range of solutions that bring increased operational efficiencies and cost savings to...
 
Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems Joins Up With The Satellite Industry Association (SIA)
[SatNews] “We have a unique history as a sensor solution provider with a 45-year record of innovation and successful on-orbit performance, and we look forward to ...”
 
TECOM's Tale Tells Of VSAT Mounted in Aircraft's Tail (VSAT SATCOM)
[SatNews] ...products leverage more than five years of experience with more than five million hours of operational flight time...
 
GTS Enlists KVH To Take TracPhone  Solutions To The Border... On U.S. Customs and Border Protection Programs
[SatNews] ...enables the system to deliver VSAT service using antennas that are 85 percent smaller and lighter than competing solutions.
 
Airbus Defence + Space's SkyFile Mail Send Record Mariners' Emails
 
[SatNews] ...users increased by more than 25 percent in 2013 over 2012, with an excess of 50 million emails sent...
 
EVS—Technology Showcase @ NAB 2014 (Event—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] EVS will demonstrate improved live, near-live and post-production efficiency and enriched content capabilities at...
 
Fairview Microwave—Mini-DINs For PIMs and DAS (Adapters)
[SatNews] Fairview Microwave, Inc. has introduced a complete line of mini-DIN 4.1/9.5 adapters intended for use in applications requiring low passive...
 
 Aireon Closes First $50M Investment From Major Air Navigation Service Providers (Financial)
[SatNews] ..."poised to revolutionize air traffic management and the aviation industry as a whole."