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March 5th, 2014
 
 
SpaceX's Elon Musk Before The U.S. Senate On Defense Appropriations..."Bring On The Competition!" (Launch | Report)
[SatNews] "To put this into perspective, had SpaceX been awarded the missions ULA received under its recent non-competed 36 core block buy, we would have saved the taxpayer $11.6 billion. "
 
Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd. (SSTL)—A 30th Birthday Celebration For UoSAT-2 (Satellite)
[SatNews] Surrey Satellite Technology LLC Ltd. is celebrating the UoSAT-2's 30th birthday.
 
C-COM Satellite Systems—Next Gens' Smaller, Lighter + Stronger FlyAway With Compliments @ Satellite 2014
 (SATCOM—Antennas)
[SatNews] C-COM Satellite Systems will be displaying their nexgen, one-button, auto-acquire...
 
Agilent Technologies—VSA Validation (Microwave)
[SatNews] Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) has introduced their M9393A PXIe performance vector signal analyzer (VSA), offering speed and accuracy previously...
 
Thuraya Telecommunications Company + SRT Wireless—A VIPturbo Team-Up (Comms)
[SatNews] Thuraya Telecommunications Company is partnering with US-based SRT Wireless to deliver the next generation of Internet Protocol (IP) modems and an open...
 
Ball Aerospace—A GPM Spin (Satellite—Instrument)
[SatNews] The Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) Microwave Imager started to spin at its normal rate today and collect science..
 
Space Foundation—Proposed NASA Budget Draws Support (Government)
[SatNews] The Space Foundation has offered its support for the Administration's FY15 budget proposal for NASA, calling the budget proposal a "balanced approach to sustaining...
 
KenCast—Technology Showcase @ Satellite 2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] KenCast will be exhibiting their mobile video, cinema, signage and streaming video technology at ...
 
iDirect—Technology Showcase + Subject Matter Expert Presentations @ Satellite 2014 (Event—SATCOM)
[SatNews] VT iDirect, Inc. (iDirect), a company of VT Systems, Inc. (VT Systems), has announced that the agenda for Satellite 2014 Conference and Exhibition will feature four...
 
ETL Systems—StingRay Sallies Forth (RF)
[SatNews] ETL Systems, a global designer and manufacturer of RF distribution equipment for satellite communications, has launched a new range of RF over...
 
Cinegy—Technology Showcase + Giveaway @ NAB 2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Cinegy has announced that the first 1,000 visitors to its booth SL11116 at the NAB...
 
Track24 Defence—BLOS For Blue Force Tracking (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Situational command and control (SCC) specialist Track24 Defence  has manufactured and launched a new IP68-rated beyond line-of-sight (BLOS) satellite device...
 
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (RT Logic)—Sixtieth Sent To Iridium (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS) has announced that the firm's RT Logic subsidiary has recently delivered its sixtieth T400SDM Software-Defined Modem to...
 
Iridium Communications + ZTR Control Systems—Reaching Into Remote Monitoring (M2M)
[SatNews] Iridium Communications Inc. (Nasdaq:IRDM) has an agreement with ZTR(TM) Control Systems to use Iridium's M2M Short Burst Data (SBD) service to provide satellite ...
 
WORK Microwave... Knows How To Work Broadcast Applications + Work The Show (SatBroadcasting™ | Satellite 2014)
[SatNews]...designed to help operators optimize satellite bandwidth, improve signal quality, and reduce operating expenses...
 
South Africa—Two Close Calls For ZACUBE-1 (Satellite)
[SatNews] South Africa's first nano-satellite experienced two very close encounters with defunct satellites in the past few days, after three months in orbit, authorities...
 
Russia—Glonass Getting Prepped (Satellie)
[SatNews] Russia is planning to launch another Glonass-M navigation satellite into orbit on...
 
Intrasky's Recipe For Success...Combine Eutelsat + Newtec = Better Internet Connectivity + Capacity In Levant... (Ka-band Capacity)
[SatNews] ..."offer flexible and reliable Internet connectivity solutions, challenging the perception that fiber is the automatic route to highly competitive point-to-point links."
 
CompassCom's... Asset Tracking On Any Wireless Network ...CompassLDE®... Better Than Bloodhounds
[SatNews] “Organizations can light up their processor with live streaming information showing where their mobile assets are located and what they are doing.”
 
ViaSat + EL AL To Exede® Working Towards Certification
[SatNews] ...enable airlines to provide a consistent, high-speed service level to each passenger, rather than simply an aggregate amount of bandwidth to the plane that leaves passengers competing for service.
 
Pacaya Volcano... Guilty Of Intermittent Violent Phases Of Lava Fountaining (Earth Observation)
[SatNews] Typical activity in recent years includes strombolian activity, lava flow emission and intermittent violent phases of lava fountaining.
 
C-COM Satellite Systems Get The Nod Of Approval From ViaSat To Exede® Expectations
[SatNews] ... is the first auto-deploying flyaway product to be authorized for use on the Company's service in the USA.
 
Secure World Foundation (SWF)—Moving On Up (Business)
[SatNews] Secure World Foundation (SWF) welcomes Project Managers Ms. Laura Delgado López and Mr. Christopher D. Johnson, and SWF Advisory Committee member Dr. Mazlan Othman...
 
Dejero + NBN Television—Notching Up Newsgathering (Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest—Transmitter)
[SatNews] Dejero, creator of cellular newsgathering products, has announced that Australia's NBN Television has expanded its live electronic newsgathering (ENG) capabilities...
 
Miranda Technologies + MLB—Network Expansion Completed (SatBroadcasting™—Router)
[SatNews] Miranda Technologies, a Belden Brand, has completed a major router expansion at MLB Network, Major League Baseball’s 24/7 cable television network, that...
 
Globecast—Technology Showcase @ NAB 2014 (Event—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] Globecast will be presenting product and technologies at the upcoming NAB 2014 exhibition being held in...