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February 19th, 2014
 
 
NASA—Nanosats Selected For Inclusion In Round Five (Satellites—CubeSats)
[SatNews] NASA has selected 16 small satellites from nine states to fly as auxiliary payloads aboard rockets planned to launch in 2015, 2016 and 2017—the proposed...
 
Sea Launch Hosts Satellite In Their Clean Room (EUTELSAT 3B)
[SatNews] This tri-band configuration will deliver exceptional levels of in-orbit flexibility and coverage...
 
Thuraya Seeks Satellite $upporters...A Phone Cradle That Really Rocks (SATCOM)
[SatNews] ...said he had transformed the group's fortunes by targeting the mobile phone sector and he is now looking for investors to fund new satellites.
 
USAF 460th Space Wing—SBIRS Simulator Unveiled (Satellites)
[SatNews] The Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) Block 10 Unit Qualification Trainer (UQT) was recently unveiled at the 460th Space Wing in Aurora, Colorado, and marks a significant...
 
EM Solutions Comes Prepared With New SATCOM Solutions @ Satellite 2014
[SatNews] This Company has been busy since the last show, and will be presenting some significant advancements in the SATCOM area.
 
[SatNews] Honeywell Aerospace, Inmarsat + Air China—Initial Testing For First GX Altitude Access (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Honeywell Aerospace (NYSE: HON) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Air China to initiate the testing of GX Aviation on...
 
ASC Signal + Al-Rashed Holdings—Opening A Gateway In Kuwait (SatBroadcasting™—Antennas)
[SatNews] ASC Signal Corporation was awarded a contract from Kuwait-based Al-Rashed Holdings to provide gateway satellite antennas and equipment for the...
 
Broadcom Corporation—Enter The First 10Gbps Millimeter Wave Solution (SoC—Comms)
[SatNews] Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM) has announced a new single-chip millimeter wave (MMW) system on a chip (SoC) optimized for wireless backhaul and...
 
Cobham SATCOM + Inmarsat—Bringing In SAILORS For Fleet One (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Cobham SATCOM has signed a contract with Inmarsat to manufacture a new, low cost terminal for the...
 
European Space Agency (ESA)—PLATO Planning (Satellite)
[SatNews] A space-based observatory to search for planets orbiting alien stars has been selected as the European Space Agency's (ESA) third, medium-class, science mission—it is...
 
MEASAT Satellite Systems, Globecast + Outdoor Channel—Partnership Expansion (SatBroadcasting™—Capacity)
[SatNews] MEASAT Satellite Systems Sdn. Bhd. (“MEASAT”) announced a three year agreement with Globecast and Outdoor Channel for distribution on the...