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March 10th, 2014
 
 
Spacecom—A Hybrid Happening For AMOS-5 (Satellite)
[SatNews] Spacecom (Tel Aviv Stock Exchange: SCC), the operator of the AMOS satellite fleet, has announced that AMOS-5 at 17 degrees East is now providing a hybrid satellite-cellular communications solution in...
 
Kratos Defense & Security (Kratos ISE) + An Phat JSC—New NOC For Vinsast-2 (Satellite)
[SatNews] This business group has been awarded a contract by An Phat Technology Trading Joint Stock Company to upgrade ...
 
Gilat Satellite Networks (Gilat)—Technology Showcase @ Satellite 2014 (SATCOM—Router + BUC)
[SatNews] Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (Nasdaq:GILT) has announced the availability of the SkyEdge II-c Capricorn ultra-high-speed satellite router for high-end enterprises, broadband access and cellular applications—the Capricorn VSAT will be showcased...
 
HISPASAT—Technology Showcase + Presentations @ Satellite 2014 + CABSAT 2014 (Events—SATCOM)
[SatNews] HISPASAT, the Spanish communications satellite operator, will present its advanced telecommunications satellite service offering at...
 
ETL Systems + Globecomm—Signal Support (SATCOM—RF)
[SatNews] ETL Systems, a global designer and manufacturer of RF distribution equipment for satellite communications, has been selected by Globecomm to provide...
 
International Launch Services (ILS) + JSC Academician M.F. Reshetnev Information Satellite Systems (ISS Reshetnev)—Combining Forces To ID Applicable Spacecraft (Business—Launch)
[SatNews] International Launch Services (ILS) and JSC Academician M.F. Reshetnev Information Satellite Systems (ISS Reshetnev) have signed an agreement to collaborate on...
 
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (Kratos ISE + Kratos ISI)—Double The Pleasure (Business—SATCOM)
[SatNews] Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS) has announced that their Integral Systems Europe (Kratos ISE) business group has been awarded a contract by Federal Network Agency, the spectrum regulator for the Federal Republic of Germany, to provide a satellite carrier monitoring solution and integrate it with...
 
MTN Government—Cyber Solution For SocNet Protection (Comms)
[SatNews] MTN Government (MTNGOV), a subsidiary of MTN Communications (MTN) has introduced the industry’s first “Social Media Threat Intelligence” managed service., which is a predictive cyber solution that enables U.S. government agencies using...
 
Orbital Sciences Corporation—GEOStar-3 Debuts (Satellite Platform)
[SatNews] Orbital Sciences Corporation (NYSE: ORB) has debuted their GEOStar-3(tm) satellite platform, stating the program is now ready for delivery to...
 
Thuraya Telecommunications Company + Talia—Furthering MSS Client Services (Business)
[SatNews] Thuraya Telecommunications Company now has a partnership with Talia, a top-tier provider of...
 
CABSAT—Edition #20 Opens The Doors On The 11th (Event)
[SatNews] Having helped shape the region’s broadcast and satellite industry landscape for two decades, the historic 20th edition of CABSAT, the leading content management event in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA), opens on Tuesday, March 11th, 2014, with a...
 
ViaSat + Lightspeed + More—Joining Forces, FIPS Approval, + More Than 2 Million Terminals (SATCOM—Business)
[SatNews] LightSquared has announced a multi-year agreement with ViaSat, Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT)—together, the companies will introduce ViaSat L-band Managed Service...
 
Airbus Defence & Space—Technology Showcase + Announcement @ Satellite 2014 + New Agreement With Intelsat (Event—Business)
[SatNews] Following the recent creation of Airbus Defense and Space, the company launched the AuroraGlobal high throughput services for government, maritime and enterprise markets at Satellite 2014 in Washington DC as a response to ...
 
EOMAP + Satrec Initiative—Sub-Meter Bathymetry Launched (Imagery)
[SatNews] The teams of EOMAP and Satrec Initiative have launched the world’s first commercial, sub-meter bathymetry product based on...
 
Kymeta...  Electronic Beamsteering Metamaterials-Based Antenna Is Right On The Beam
[SatNews] The demonstration shows that the antenna can dynamically track motion of moving platforms and automatically re-direct the beam towards the satellite through software without any moving parts.
 
CPI... Has The Touch + Gives You The Power With TouchPower™ (Touchscreen TWTAs)
[SatNews] “Configurable color displays let the user select which parameters are seen, and our SCOPESCREEN feature provides charts and graphs that display amplifier performance over time."
 
Department of Defense (DoD)—It's All About Sharing (Comms)
[SatNews] The Department of Defense announced its electromagnetic spectrum strategy for sharing with...
 
ISPM—Technology Showcase @ TM Forum's LATAM Focus In Sao Paulo (Event—eHealth)
[SatNews] A vendor of flexible service assurance and management software for telec how barriers to the adoption of eHealth services can be...
 
European Space Agency (ESA) + Isdefe—Greater Precision + Accuracy With SARAS (Antennas)
[SatNews] High above Earth speeding attaining speeds of over 28,000 km/h—about 40x faster than a commercial airliner, satellites are difficult targets to track ...
 
Northrop Grumman—Technology Showcase @ Satellite 2014 (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will highlight its specialized space capabilities for products ranging from secure military satellite communications to...
 
Emerging Markets Communications (EMC)—Technology Showcase @ Satellite 2014 (Event—SATCOM)
[SatNews] Global VSAT and terrestrial communications solutions provider Emerging Markets Communications (EMC) will be showcasing expanded services and new technology at the Satellite 2014 Conference and...
 
O3b Networks—Lower Latencies Over The Long Haul (Comms)
[SatNews] Offering a true fiber alternative, O3b Networks has unveiled O3bTrunk+, a next generation IP trunking solution that boosts existing link...
 
CET Teleport + Limeline—Moniker Moves (Business)
[SatNews] CET Teleport GmbH and Limeline Group are becoming part of the Onlime...
 
NovelSat + Televisa—The 100Mbps Barrier Broken (SatBroadcasting™—4K)
[SatNews] During a successful multi-vendor test, Mexico-based Televisa, the largest media company in the Spanish-speaking world, announced they successfully demonstrated Ultra High Definition 4K content delivery using...
 
ThinKom Solutions + Northrop Grumman—Fully Feasible Firebird Flight (SATCOM—Antenna)
[SatNews] ThinKom Solutions has announced that the ultra-low profile ThinSAT(r) 300 antenna, which provides global Ku-band Communications-on-the-Move (COTM) connectivity, has been successfully flight tested...
 
Globecast Australia—Sponsorship Of The Technical Kind (SatBroadcasting™—Event)
[SatNews] GLOBECAST AUSTRALIA is going to be the Technical Sponsor for the 12th...
 
MILSATCOM Middle East—Only A Few Days Away (Event)
[SatNews] Military satellite communications (milsatcom) has achieved special significance in the past few years—innovative developments such as improved satellite...
 
Broadpeak + Eutelsat—Delivery Of Content For Multiscreen Services (SatBroadcasting™—OTT)
[SatNews] Broadpeak has teamed with global satellite provider Eutelsat to improve the...
 
Entropic + Microelectronics Technology—Single Feed, Four Tuners Support (SatBroadcasting™—LNB)
[SatNews] Entropic (Nasdaq:ENTR) and Microelectronics Technology Inc. (MTI) have announced a major direct broadcast satellite (DBS) operator in the Middle East deployed MTI's 4x4, Quad Single Cable Router (SCR) DBS outdoor unit low noise block (LNB) product, based...
 
EUMETSAT—New Steps For Climate Monitoring Cooperation (EO)
[SatNews] On March 5th through 7th, EUMETSAT hosted the first meeting of the joint Working Group on Climate of the Committee for Earth Observation Satellites (CEOS) and the...
 
Thales Alenia Space—Moving On Up, Van Schaik To Senior V.P. (Business)
[SatNews]Martin Van Schaik has been appointed as Senior Vice President, Sales, at Thales...
 
Cobham SATCOM's News Items... New Senior VP...New Products...SAILOR + THOR...GlobalXpress® All @ Satellite 2014
[SatNews] “I’m keen to meet as many partners and staff as quickly as possible, so visiting Satellite 2014 is a great way to start my new journey in this exciting company.”
 
  Iridium, Teledyne + Rutgers University...Go Deep + Partner For Challenger Glider Mission (Underwater SATCOM)
                           
[SatNews] ...collecting an unprecedented undersea dataset to better equip researchers with the tools to predict the ocean's future and its impact on global weather.
 
Teledyne Microwave Solutions... Is On-The-Move + Goes Light With A Trio Of Ka-Band On-The-Move Products
[SatNews] “This trifecta of benefits gives integrators immediate Ka- access while reducing the time, costs, and operational complexities of alternative solutions.”
 
AFCEA + George Mason University—C4I Issues + Technology To Be Addressed (Event)
[SatNews] The AFCEA/GMU Critical Issues in C4I Symposium brings academia, industry and government together to address important issues in C4I technology and...
 
Airfilms Productions + Cobham Broadcast—Technology Showcase @ CABSAT 2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Airfilms Productions, a leading Dutch production house focused solely on aerial imaging services, has successfully deployed Cobham Broadcast’s Nano HD...
 
GL Communications—Looking @ LTE (Comms—Analyzer)
[SatNews] LTE (Long Term Evolution) protocol standard is generally considered the 4G (4th Generation) mobile standard in the ever-evolving mobile technologies environment—its ...