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April 9th, 2014
 
 
Mitsubishi Electric + JAXA—Time For GOSAT-2 Development (Satellite)
[SatNews] Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503), the contractor selected to supply the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) with a Greenhouse gases Observing SATellite-2 (GOSAT-2) for launch in...
 
Israel—Ofeq-10 Onto Orbit Path (Launch)
[SatNews] Israel launched a new reconnaissance satellite into space Wednesday night—this new satellite is able to...
 
Boeing + U.S.A.F.—Fifth GPS IIF Handover Occurs (Satellite)
[SatNews] The accuracy of the Global Positioning System (GPS) has been improved with the recent handover of a fifth...
 
Northrop Grumman—Ahead Of Schedule... Again (Satellite)
[SatNews] Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) continued its record of shipping Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite payload modules ahead of...
 
ULA Alert For Launch Of NROL-67 + National Defense (Launch)
[SatNews] Despite the delay last month, all systems now point to Go!
 
bcc Research—Offering A Sense Of The World Market (Analysis | Report—Remote Sensing)
[SatNews] Originally developed for military and intelligence-gathering applications, remote sensing technology makes it possible to examine objects and phenomena using...
 
ISPCS 2014—Tenth Anniversary Edition This October (Event)
[SatNews] Only at ISPCS (International Symposium for Personal and Commercial Spaceflight!)—the 2013 ISPCS keynote session will be presented by Jon Gertner, Editor at ...
 
NSR—The Global DTH Market Coming Soon (SatBroadcasting™—Analysis | Reports)
[SatNews] NSR’s Global Direct-to-Home (DTH) Markets, 7th Edition, provides industry-leading...
 
Northrop Grumman—Fresh Fire Scouts (UAV | UAS)
[SatNews] Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will build five additional U.S. Navy MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopters, which allow ship commanders to extend ...
 
Riedel Communications—Technology Showcase + Product Debut @ NAB 2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Riedel Communications has expanded its MediorNet family of real-time networks with the addition of the...
 
Envivio—Technology Showcase + Product Debut @ NAB 2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Envivio (NASDAQ: ENVI) has introduced the Envivio G5 family of Intel-based ...
 
KVH Industries—Moving On Up, Pascal To Vice President (Business)
[SatNews] KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI) has announced that Candice Pascal has joined KVH as Vice President, Content Acquisition, to head the company’s efforts in ...
 
Inmarsat Aviation + Thales—Cementing Connectivity Into Place (SATCOM—Airborne)
[SatNews] Inmarsat, (LSE:ISAT.L) now has an agreement with Thales who will now join the list of GX Aviation Value Added Resellers—this follows the signing of a Memorandum of Agreement (MoU) signed in...
 
OnAir + SriLankan Airlines—Inflight Improvements (SATCOM)
[SatNews] SriLankan Airlines has signed up for OnAir’s inflight mobile phone and Wi-Fi services—by autumn, people flying from Colombo to destinations all over the world will be...
 
Appear TV + Telecable—Technology Showcase + Announcement @ NAB 2014 (SatBroadcasting™—Downlink + Transcoding)
[SatNews] Appear TV (NAB Booth SU6117) has announced that Mexican telecom operator Telecable has selected the XC Series Modular Platform to upgrade its satellite...
 
CompassData + Spatial Information Systems—Assets Acquired (Business)
[SatNews]  CompassData, a worldwide provider of geospatial data and services, has purchased the assets of...
 
U.S. Army + Kratos ...Again Today Another Contract ...Controlling Drones
[SatNews] Yesterday this same company received an order from the U.S. Army for $4 million, and today again a contract for services valued for up to $6.64 million.
 
TeleCommunication Systems—PSAP Technology Showcase @ Texas NENA (Event—Comms)
[SatNews] TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS) has announced the availability of its Defender9-1-1™ Public Safety...
 
SkyTrac—Offsetting The Fatigue Factor (Comms)
[SatNews] SkyTrac Systems has introduced Duty Hours to their product offerings to enhance ...