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April 24th, 2014
 
 
NOAA—CERES Set For Shipment (Satellite—JPSS-1)
[SatNews] The first of five instruments that will fly on JPSS-1, NOAA’s next polar orbiting environmental satellite, successfully completed pre-shipment review last week—the...
 
Airbus Defence & Space—Peruvian EO Product Planned + KazEOSat-1 Getting Ready  (Satellite Manufacture + Launch Preparation)
[SatNews] Airbus Defence and Space has been selected as the sole, prime contractor to develop, construct and launch the first Earth Observation (EO) optical satellite system...
 
Canadian Space Agency, Neptec Design Group + Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)—CAMS Contribution (Satellite—Instrument)
[SatNews] The Canadian Space Agency (CSA) has awarded a contract worth $1.35 million to Neptec Design Group to continue work on Canada’s contribution to ASTRO‑H, the ...
 
Quintron Systems...It's Not A Gamble With These DICES...VoIP Is A First With ULA Mission  (Launch/VoIP System)
[SatNews] ...was the design of three new user keysets for direct form-fit replacement of legacy equipment along with ...
 
Loral Space & Communications vs. ViaSat= Verdict ...$283 Million Against SSL (Legal/Business Moves)
[SatNews] ...Damages of $283 million were awarded against..."In particular, the damages awarded were not in any way justified by the evidence presented."
 
Ex-Im Bank, Asia Broadcast Satellite + SpaceX—Three Satellite Purchases + Two Launches Are Winners (Event—Awards)
[SatNews] Asia Broadcast Satellite (ABS) received the Deal of the Year award from the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank—the award was ...
 
Thuraya Telecommunications Company + Western Union— SIM Simple (Business)
[SatNews] Thuraya Telecommunications Company and The Western Union Company have announced their agreement to offer top-up services for Thuraya prepaid...
 
FreeWave Technologies...A New Wave For M2M Wireless Networking...WavePoint™ (M2M, Broadband, SCADA)
[SatNews] ...designed to meet the specific challenges of integrating difficult-to-reach field locations by providing powerful wireless IP routing capabilities...
 
Globalstar...Unlocks The Power Of A One Billion Dollar Investment...Most Modern Satellite Network (SatCom)
[SatNews] Satellite customers who trade in select competitive models and activate on a select service plan will receive a free new satellite phone.