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February 23rd, 2014
 
 
Arianespace—Signing On For Two More... (Launch Contracts)
[SatNews]  These companies announced the launch contract for the OPTSAT 3000 satellite today in Rome, and...
 
SES + Airbus Defence + Space—Build Now On The Books For SES-10 (Satellite)
[SatNews] SES S.A. (NYSE Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) announced it has selected Airbus Defence and Space (formerly known as Astrium) to build...
 
ETL Systems—Technology Showcase @ Satellite 2014 (Event—RF)
[SatNews] British-based global designer and manufacturer of RF distribution equipment is building on its portfolio ...
 
Telit Wireless + DCS Solutions—
[SatNews] With the new router, DCS looks to deliver wireless broadband access over nation-wide 3G networks to users anywhere with minimal setup effort.
 
iDirect— Globally Assured Access (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Militaries not only need secure and mobile communications to connect soldiers in the field with central operations, but also to provide recreation and...
 
BlueTide Communications + KNS—Full Service Measures (SATCOM)
[SatNews] BlueTide Communications Corporation (BlueTide) announced it will be the KNS, Inc. (KNS) “master distributor” of full service installation and support to...
 
Saft + Boeing—GEO Power (Satellites—Batteries)
[SatNews] Saft has been awarded five new contracts from Boeing to build Li-ion batteries for four of Boeing’s...
 
Inmarsat + Globecomm—Productive Partnership (Business)
[SatNews] Inmarsat (LSE:ISAT.L) has signed an agreement with Globecomm, appointing the specialized managed satellite services provider as a worldwide Value Added Reseller (VAR) serving the Enterprise market for Global Xpress (GX), the world’s
 
Telit Wireless Solutions—Multi-Constellation Tracking Enabled (GNSS—SoC)
[SatNews] ...is the ideal solution for battery-life sensitive GNSS applications that do not require Dead Reckoning, TRAIM and support of communication ports like USB or CAN bus.
 
Smith Micro Software + Option—Manageability For The Internet Of Things Is Enhanced (M2M)
[SatNews] These companies have announced a partnership to enhance machine-to-machine (M2M) and...
 
ImStrat Corporation—Ramping Up In SE Asia (Training—ISR)
[SatNews] ImStrat Corporation is expanding its Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) training services offering...
 
Here's Looking @ Earth—The Great Freeze (Imagery)
[SatNews] Ice cover on North America’s Great Lakes reached 88 percent in mid-February 2014—levels not observed since 1994—the average maximum ice extent since 1973 is just over...
 
KNS—Comms SuperTrack'ers Are Also Absorbent (Antennas)
[SatNews] KNS, Inc. has launched its satellite antenna X10MK3 SuperTrack X-Series for ships requiring...
 
Link Microtek—Low Profile For SOTM (Components)
[SatNews] Link Microtek has expanded its range of rotary joints with a new compact dual-channel coaxial model that has been specifically designed for use in low-profile...
 
Russia—Angara Arrival Imminent—So Says Medvedev (Rocket)
[SatNews] Russia’s first large rocket since the Soviet era is on track for a maiden launch this year and will be competitive with...
 
Orange Business Services—Corporate Comms Considerations (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Orange Business Services is broadening its satellite service capabilities in the Americas, extending its presence across corporate private networks with increased capacity...
 
SSTL—Doing More, With Less (Satellites)
[SatNews] Its civil and recreational use has proliferated since 2000, when President Clinton ended Selective Availability, and...
 
MITEQ Takes A Mighty Step + Exhibits New Products Simultaneously (Events)
[SatNews] This Company will be busy sending representatives to two shows that occur on the same dates located on opposite sides of the world.
 
GVF Launches Task Force To Counter Launches Of Cyber Attacks (Initiative)
[SatNews] ..."the Task Force represents a unified front against the increasing threat of cyber attacks."
 
Northrop Grumman...Gets Real In Time + View For Global Hawk's Common Imagery Processor
[SatNews] ...to process and display Block 40 data as it is relayed back to Mission Control Elements (MCEs) enabling sensor operators to see real-time processed images.
 
Marlink Assists Production Venting Their Comments While Smoking Underwater? Oui! (SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] Also known as black smokers, these mini submarine volcanoes spit out hot water up to 400 degrees.
 
SkyTrac Systems + Air Medical Resource Group = A Healthy Solution For Operations (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Transporting patients in helicopters has its challenges, and getting them to medical help safely depends on connectivity...
 
Nucomm + TV Tribuna—Mobile Momentum (SatBroadcasting™Transmitter)
[SatNews] When TV Tribuna was looking to enhance its mobile broadcasting capabilities, the Brazilian affiliate of Rede Globo turned to ...
 
Ericsson—The TV Viewing Experience, Redefined (SatBroadcasting™ Business)
[SatNews] Innovative new technologies are redefining the TV and media viewing experience, however, despite these technologies, the...
 
Space Tech Expo 2014—Returns To Long Beach (Event)
[SatNews] this exhibition and conference brings together global decision-makers involved in the...
 
Euroconsult Forecasts Maritime Satellite Capacity To Ride A Profitable Wave On A High Tide (Report)
[SatNews] High Throughput Satellite (HTS) systems will become available in the maritime market, aimed at delivering three times more capacity by the end of 2014 and six times more capacity by the end of 2016.