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April 8th, 2014
 
 
Lockheed Martin—Fourth AEHF Moving Briskly Forward (Satellite)
[SatNews] The fourth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite produced by Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] is taking shape after early...
 
DigitalGlobe + Ball Aerospace—Checking Out WorldView-3's Environments (Satellite)
[SatNews] Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has completed a series of environmental tests on WorldView-3, the next generation commercial remote-sensing satellite built for ...
 
SatNews Publishers...Meets + Greets @ 2014 NAB
[SatNews] Catching up with old friends, and engaging with new, the SatNews team is in Las Vegas...and here are a few of the folks they met.
 
 
Thomson Video Networks—Technology Showcase + Product Update (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Thomson Video Networks is introducing an update of its award-winning ViBE™ EM4000 premium HD/SD encoder at the 2014 NAB Show, featuring new compression ...
 
Faroudja Enterprises—Technology Showcase + Product Debut @ NAB 2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Yves Faroudja has announced that his new company, Faroudja Enterprises, is introducing its Video Bitrate Reducer (VBR100) technology at NAB in...
 
Ericsson—Technology Showcase + Product Debuts @ NAB 2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] As the new age of TV Anywhere is ushered in through a combination of mass connectivity and an explosion in the number of smart devices, the result is a huge ...
 
Streambox—Technology Showcase @ NAB 2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Streambox is demonstrating Streambox Drone, a miniature video device for security and streaming, weighing in at 3 ounces...
 
Envivio + 1 Mainstream—Technology Showcase @ NAB 2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Envivio (NASDAQ: ENVI) has announced new cloud-based video processing solutions and is integrating its core software, Envivio Muse(tm) encoders and Envivio Halo(tm) ...
 
Locata—System Failure Is Not Acceptable (GPS)
[SatNews] The world's global positioning industry watched in disbelief on April 2, 2014, as all of the 24 GLONASS satellites that make up Russia's...
 
SES, QinetiQ, ESA + FIFA—Continuing The Operations + A Goal For Worldwide Distribution (Business—SATCOM—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] SES S.A. (NYSE Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) and QinetiQ, partners in the ESA-Redu Space Centre, have signed a Memorandum of ...
 
Secure World Foundation—Aviation Safety + The Role Of Satellites (Event)
[SatNews] On March 8, 2014 Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared from radar while en route to Beijing—with citizens from more thanr a dozen nations on board, the disappearance ...
 
Lockheed Martin—Critical Checkout Concluded (Spacecraft—Orion)
[SatNews] Testing of the Orion spacecraft’s avionics system has concluded at the Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] Operations & Checkout facility at...
 
SES Broadband Services + ORBITCOM—Team Tie-In (SatBroadcasting™—Capacity)
[SatNews] SES Broadband Services has signed an agreement with German Internet Service Provider ORBITCOM to market...
 
Panasonic Avionics, Lufthansa + MediaShift—Airbus Access For Lufthansa + High Flying Ads (SATCOM)
[SatNews] An A380 line-fitted with broadband in-flight connectivity service from Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic) has been...
 
DoD + Harris... Steps Up + Speaks Up = Strong Systems Processes (Contract Communications Network)
[SatNews] "...in order to modernize the mission communications network that is vital to our nation's space launch operations."
 
ThinKom, HDAVS + Broadcast-Solutions—Being Thin Pays Off In Success (SatBroadcasting™—Antennas + Mobile)
[SatNews] ThinKom Solutions has announced that the ultra-low-profile ThinSAT® 300 antenna, which provides global Ku-band Communications-on-the-Move (COTM) connectivity, has been ...
 
U.S. Army + Kratos =  Heads Skyward With $4 Million Contract + Unmanned Aerial Drones
[SatNews] ...recently received a contract from the U.S. Army valued at $4 million to produce unmanned aerial drone command and control systems.
 
AsiaSat + Arqiva—The Sportling Life Of AsiaSat 5 (SatBroadcasting™—Capacity)
[SatNews] Expanding its premium clientele of media and content delivery providers, Asia Satellite Telecommunications Company Limited (AsiaSat) has signed a contract...
 
Panasonic Avionics, Air Canada + Aerolineas Argentinas—Sky High Entertainment + Comms (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic), a world leader in in-flight entertainment and communications (IFEC) systems, will deliver its industry-leading eX3...
 
Tekserve—Technology Showcase @ NAB 2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Tekserve is demonstrating a complete video workflow solution at NetApp’s NAB booth (SL9510), featuring the new NetApp...