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March 12th, 2014
 
 
Arianespace—Israël Calls For Opening Of U.S. Market For Launches (Business)
[SatNews] Arianespace has called for an opening of the U.S. government market to international launch services competition, with the company ready...
 
Northrop Grumman—Speedy Downlink For Protected Comms Payload (SATCOM—Antennas)
[SatNews] Two downlink antennas that are the fastest of their kind to operate in space are being integrated into the protected communications payload built by Northrop...
 
Boeing + Inmarsat—Hand-Off Has Happened (Satellite)
[SatNews] Boeing’s [NYSE: BA] first of four satellites for Inmarsat’s Global Xpress network has passed all of its on-orbit testing...
 
Gilat Satellite Networks + Inmarsat—Xpressly for VSAT (SATCOM—Business)
[SatNews] Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ: GILT) has announced a new partnership with Inmarsat (LSE: ISAT) that is designed to address additional...
 
Advantech Wireless + World Teleport Association—Award Winning GaN-Based HPAs (Event)
[SatNews] Advantech Wireless’ SapphireBlu(tm) Series of Ultralinear(tm) GaN based HPAs was selected as the Teleport Technology of the Year 2014 by the...
 
World Teleport Association—19th Teleport Awards For Excellence Winners (Event)
[SatNews] The World Teleport Association (WTA) has announced the winners of the 19th Teleport Awards for Excellence during an exclusive...
 
Communications & Power Industries LLC (CPI)—Satcom Products Group—Technology Showcase + Debut @ Satellite 2014 (Event—SATCOM)
[SatNews] The Satcom Products group of Communications & Power Industries LLC (CPI) has introduced multi-band capability in its Ka-band and Ku-band TWT and solid state...
 
Broadpeak—Technology Showcase @ NAB 2014 (Event—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] At the 2014 NAB Show, Broadpeak will showcase a comprehensive lineup of content delivery network (CDN) and video server technologies which address operators' most critical needs: the ability to deliver video over cable, IPTV, OTT, and...
 
Inmarsat + Hughes Network Systems—A Discreet Move (SATCOM—Terminals)
Inmarsat (LSE:ISAT.L) has signed a contract with Hughes Network Systems, LLC ( Hughes ) to manufacture the new Low Profile BGAN terminal, which will equip ...
 
GVF + Harris CapRock—Accredited Organization Program Initiated (SATCOM—Training)
[SatNews] The importance of high-quality satellite earth station installation and maintenance is being reinforced in the energy, maritime, military and other key markets...
 
Etisalat—Technology Showcase @ CABSAT 2014 (Event—SATCOM)
[SatNews] Etisalat, a leading telecom provider in the UAE, showcased its latest VSATExpress, VSATConnect and Satellite News Gathering (SNG)...
 
iDirect + Nawras—Service Extension is Evolutionary (SATCOM)
[SatNews] VT iDirect, Inc. (iDirect), a company of Vision Technologies Systems, Inc. (VT Systems), has announced that Nawras, which provides both fixed and mobile...
 
Winegard—Technology Showcase On The Skids @ Satellite 2014 (Event)
[SatNews] Winegard has designed and developed a self-contained, rugged, and transportable 1.2 meter skid system for...
 
Arqiva + Es'hailSat—Tying Down Transponders (SatBroadcasting™—Capacity)
[SatNews] Arqiva is supporting Qatar's first satellite company Es'hailSat in their distribution of Al Jazeera Media Network channels to the Middle East—Arqiva will be ...
 
Near Earth LLC + ORBCOMM—Acquisition Assistance (Business)
[SatNews] Euroscan Holdings, B.V., a telematics solution provider, has been acquired by ORBCOMM Inc., a leading global satellite data communications company, specializing in...
 
Here's Looking @ Earth—South Island Inundation (Imagery)
[SatNews] A powerful storm passed over New Zealand’s South Island in March 2014 and brought gale-force winds, torrential rains, and...
 
KORE Wireless + ATrack—It's In The Cards (M2M)
[SatNews] M2M wireless network provider, KORE Wireless, and  ATrack, a leading Telematics hardware manufacturer, have established a global partnership to provide...
 
Winegard + ViaSat—Of Exeding Interest To O&G (SATCOM—Antennas)
[SatNews] Winegard is working with ViaSat, Inc. (NASDAQ:VSAT) to provide the Oil and Gas Industry with a new family of Winegard satellite terminals certified to work on the ...
 
Space Tech Expo... The Latest From Space Suits To Rocket Systems...2014 Will Be Largest B2B... Ever (Free Event)
[SatNews] ..."to the Red Bull Stratos record jump to Earth, to Billionaire Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic venture offering wealthy thrill-seekers like Brad Pitt a ticket to ride in space..."
 
SES + Alruya...One Has The Capacity...The Other Has The Gas (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Not only is [the company's] coverage over Libya optimal, but also the professional team has made it easy for us to ramp up and double our capacity in the last few months...”
 
Orolia + Transas Sign Partnership To Provide Solutions + Safety On The Water
 
[SatNews] ...solutions to address the maritime industry’s need for high-end e-maritime systems that integrate the latest in Maritime Domain Awareness (MDA) and Search and Rescue (SAR) functionality.
 
SkyTrac—Ontario Support Signed (Comms—Aviation)
[SatNews] SkyTrac has been awarded the Hydro One Networks Inc. helicopter operations support...
 
SIA Proves It Is Innovative...Wins SSPI"s Industry Innovator Award
[SatNews] "...has long placed a high priority on reforming the U.S. export control system for satellites to ensure our industry’s ongoing competitiveness, and we are honored to..."