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March 27th, 2014
 
 
Lockheed Martin—Protected Transmission Test Initiated For AEHF-3 (Satellite)
[SatNews] The third Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite has begun transmitting using its protected communications payload, joining two other satellites...
 
U.S. Air Force Chief—Budget Cuts Affect Combatant Commands (Sequestration)
[SatNews] Painful budget reductions will reduce the future capabilities of combatant commanders, Air Force Chief of Staff General Mark A. Welsh III told Congress...
 
Orbital Sciences'... NEXT Huge Project...81 Satellites For Iridium! (Satellite Production)
[SatNews] ...integrate a total of 81 satellites for the constellation, including 66 low-Earth orbit operational satellites, six in-orbit spares, and nine ground-backup spacecraft—in the next three years.
 
Fiscal Uncertainty 'Troubling' to Maritime Service Chiefs
[SatNews] According to Greenert, the Navy would be unable to perform at least four of the 10 primary missions articulated in...
 
DOD Science, Technology...Fiscal Unknowns Create Lack Of Balance... Increases Risk To The Future Force
[SatNews] "However, instability and effects of the Budget Control Act and the near-term lack of balance between...will increase the risk to our future force."
 
Navy + Marine Corps... Budget Cuts Could Cut Into National Security Issue
[SatNews] On September 11, 2001, the U.S. Navy stood at 316 ships, he explained, and by 2008 that number had dropped to 278 ships.
 
Rockwell Collins—The First From Brazil (Comms)
[SatNews] Rockwell Collins recently delivered its HF-9087D radio to Helibras, marking the first radio manufactured and delivered...
 
ISDC 2014—An On-World Experience For Out Of World Interests (Event)
[SatNews] Now is the time to register for what promises to be a truly extraordinary ...
 
NovelSat—Got Video Distribution Cost Concerns? Read On... (SatBroadcasting™—Bandwidth)
[SatNews] NovelSat has unveiled FreeBand, a new solution that gives broadcasters free satellite bandwidth for video contribution—broadcasters who lease satellite bandwidth for ...
 
Northrop Grumman + Australian Defence Science + Technology Organisation (DTSO)—
[SatNews] Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the Australian Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO) have signed a strategic alliance to...
 
Digital Rapids—Technology Showcase @ NAB 2014 (Event— SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] Digital Rapids will be showcasing the company's complete range of award-winning media transformation and workflow solutions in booth number SL5625 at the ...
 
Mobile Viewpoint + EBU—'Best In Class' For Failover Technology (Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest—Award)
[SatNews] Mobile Viewpoint, a leading European company involved in video transmission over bonded IP networks, has received a ‘Best in Class’ award from...
 
Miranda Technologies—Technology Showcase + Debut @ NAB 2014 (Event—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] Miranda Technologies, a Belden Brand, will launch the new NVISION CR6400 compact router series...
 
DeLorme + FAA—North To Alaska With inReach Approval (SATCOM)
[SatNews] The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Alaska Flight Services has announced that the DeLorme inReach satellite communicator has been approved for the ...
 
Euroconsult—First Industry Trends & Strategies Report (Earth Observation—EO)
[SatNews] Data distributors and services providers have established themselves as a key component of the EO value-chain...
 
Nverzion—Technology Showcase @ NAB 2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] NVerzion has unveiled NGenius(tm), a new open source storage solution that provides broadcasters and media companies with a reliable, cloud-based automation...
 
Thales Alenia Space...Certified + Improved + Renewed...After Passing Audits By Five Auditors
[SatNews] They also noted a general improvement in the quality management system, compared with the previous renewal audit in 2010.