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February 24th, 2014
 
 
Orbital Sciences, Skybox Imaging + ATK—Six For LEO (Launch Contract)
[SatNews] Orbital Sciences Corporation (NYSE: ORB has signed a commercial launch contract with Skybox Imaging to carry six high-resolution...
 
Thales Alenia Space—Sentinel-1A Shipped Safely (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] Sentinel-1A, the European Space Agency (ESA) satellite designed and built by Thales Alenia Space, has arrived at the...
 
NOAA—Examinations Of An "Environmental" Nature For JPSS-1 (Satellite)
[SatNews] All five instruments that will fly on NOAA’s next-generation Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) JPSS-1 satellite are now in the "environmental testing" phase...
 
Space Data Association—A Meeting Of Minds... (Event)
[SatNews] The Space Data Association (SDA) is planning to hold its annual Users' group meeting on Monday, March 10th in Washington DC—the SDA meetings will be hosted at...
 
National Space Society—And The Robert A. Heinlein Memorial Award Goes To... (Event)
[SatNews] The National Space Society takes great pleasure in announcing that its 2014 Robert A. Heinlein Memorial Award has been won by acclaimed space...
 
bcc Research—Remote Sensing Sensibilities (Analysis | Report)
[SatNews] Originally developed for military and intelligence-gathering applications, remote sensing technology makes it possible to examine objects and phenomena using only...
 
Batelco + Asia Broadcast Satellite (ABS)—Satellite Tie-In (Teleport)
[SatNews] Batelco’s teleport has been selected by ABS as a major site to support operations of...
 
NT Global + Avanti—Better Burundi Bundling (SATCOM)
[SatNews] International Telecoms & Technology company, NT Global, has announced a significant multi-year extension to its satellite...
 
ILS Technology (Telit)—A deviceWISE Move (M2M)
[SatNews] ILS Technology (ILST), a Telit company, has announced the next generation of its popular deviceWISE Application Enablement Platform (AEP), adding upgraded...
 
EIAST—Showing Off DubaiSat-2 and KhalifaSat Plans (Event)
[SatNews] The Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology (EIAST) shared the success of its DubaiSat-2 launch and the significance of its latest ...
 
Metro Aviation—Helo Helping HandApp Is A Lifesaver (Comms)
[SatNews] Innovation never sleeps... with that in mind, Metro Aviation released an update to its lifesaving app, MetroAlert—the app is provided to...
 
IBETOR...Is A Good Bet For On-The-Move In All Terrain = Sleek + Discrete (SOTM | Event)
[SatNews] A low profile ensures the terminal is both aerodynamic and discrete, increasing safety of communication vehicles and personnel.
 
SSTL—Something Truly Constructive—Make Your Own Satellite...
[SatNews] For all you space fans out there, SSTL has a scale model of TechDemoSat-1 for you to download, cut out, and stick together—the company has...
 
Thuraya... Connects Wherever + Whatever + Whenever w/First Dedicated Vehicular IP Broadband Terminal
[SatNews] ..."is part of our strategy to give end-users the power of choice when it comes to having high-quality, reliable connections at competitive prices, no matter where they are.”
 
TrustComm, Thuraya, Cyta, Integral Systems Europe, Hughes Network Systems—Gateway Going's On In Cyprus (SATCOM)
[SatNews] TrustComm Inc. has  announced the firm has begun its international expansion with the construction of...
 
IEEE Broadcast Technology Society (BTS)—Technology Showcase @ NAB 2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Committed to advancing electrical and electronic engineering, the IEEE Broadcast Technology Society (BTS) offers a variety of educational opportunities for its members, including...
 
Russia... Medals Have Been Awarded, Now It's Time To Put The Metal To The Pedal + Build (Vostochny Space Center)
[SatNews] Now that the medals have been handed out and the doors closed, up to 15,000 people can help ramp up the construction...