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February 27th, 2014
 
 
Satmex—All Electric Satellite Will Carry A Hosted Payload For The FAA (Satellite)
[SatNews] Satmex, owned by Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL), Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Raytheon [NYSE: RTN], has announced that the all-electric propulsion Satmex-9 satellite being built by Boeing will...
 
ATCi—A Laudable Law Enforcement Debut (Monitoring + Surveillance)
SatNews] Antenna Technology Communications Inc. (ATCi), a provider of satellite and digital communications systems, announced from the MilSatCom Conference being held in Dubai, the debut of its...
 
Goonhilly Earth Station—Bringing The Site Back To Life (Business—SATCOM)
[SatNews] A disused satellite station that once helped Britain lead the way in global communications is to be re-opened—after the center was purchased for 4 million...
 
NASA + JAXA Launch GPM Core Observatory To Chart 3D Rain + Snowfall + Seven Tag-Along Cubesats (Launch)
[SatNews] ...the first radar of its kind will use emitted radar pulses to make detailed measurements of three-dimensional rainfall structure and intensity,  to estimate how much water the precipitation holds.
 
ASC Signal Corporation + Horizon Teleports—Operations Expansion (Antenna)
[SatNews] ASC Signal Corporation was awarded a contract from Horizon Teleports, Germany for an additional 9 meter class...
 
DigitalGlobe + Spatial Energy—An Energetic Acquisition (Business)
[SatNews] DigitalGlobe, Inc. (NYSE: DGI) has acquired Spatial Energy, a leading source for digital imagery and related services to the energy...
 
Vislink—The Advent Of A New... Advent (SatBroadcasting™—Encoder)
[SatNews] Vislink International will be launching its Advent DVE5150 encoder at CABSAT 2014, March 11 – 13 in Dubai—this latest addition to the Advent 5000 series, the...
 
CommunicAsia2014—Future  Success Will Require Mobility (Event)
[SatNews] Enterprise Mobility is a key element to delivering the capabilities of the future of your business—mobility is no longer a "nice to have" but a critical business requirement for...
 
DISH—Hopper'ing To It (SatBroadcasting™—App)
[SatNews] In response to consumer input, DISH (NASDAQ: DISH) added new functionality to its second-screen iPad app, DISH Explorer, giving customers using the...
 
McMurdo Group—Integration Invitation (Tracking)
[SatNews] McMurdo Group has announced that its fleet management software platform is now available worldwide for partners to integrate into their existing maritime...
 
Miranda Technologies + Westar Satellite Services—Power Playout (SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] Miranda Technologies, a Belden Brand, has announced the installation of its iTX integrated playout platform, along with...
 
Axiros + Vodacom—Business Customer Base Support (Device Management)
[SatNews] Axiros announced that Vodacom, part of Vodafone Group and one of Africa’s largest telecommunications companies, has selected...
 
Sea Launch Sees Major Officer Exit (Executive Move)
[SatNews] "I believe the evolution of the company going forward will allow it to continue to innovate and create value for world’s satellite operator community."
 
ABI Research—LTE Subscriptions See Strong Growth...Super Strong In Asia-Pacific (Reports/Analysis)
[SatNews]  The growth of LTE subscribers has also boosted ARPU, because they are bigger spenders than their 3G and 2G counterparts by 35 percent.