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April 26th, 2014
 
 
SpaceX—Protest Pursuit To Open EELV To Competitive Sourcing...
[SatNews]  SpaceX is filing a legal challenge to the U.S. Air Force’s latest Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) contract with United Launch Alliance (ULA), a joint venture of...
 
Department of Defense + Air Force Space Command—Civil L2C + L5 Signals Scheduled For Broadcasting (Satellites)
[SatNews] The Department of Defense (DoD) has announced that U.S. Air Force Space Command will begin broadcasting Civil Navigation...
 
Adtec Digital + PGA TOUR Entertainment—Pumping Pixels (SatBroadcasting™—Compression)
[SatNews] PGA TOUR Entertainment needed more live contribution content for its vast distribution networks—the...
 
Advantech Wireless—Roll-Off Reduction = OPEX Savings (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Advantech Wireless Inc. has announced a 5 percent Roll-off Factor (ROF) on its...
 
Space Foundation—2014 Alan Shepard Technology In Education Award Recipient (Event)
[SatNews] For the second consecutive year, an educator in the Space Foundation's international Teacher Liaison program has been selected by the Astronauts Memorial...
 
NovelSat—New Satellite Transmission Technology Debut (SatBroadcasting™—DVB-S2 PLUS)
[SatNews] NovelSat is introducing NovelSat DVB-S2 PLUS, a DVB-S2 backward-compatible alternative to the new DVB-S2X...
 
Avanti Communications + Gondwana Int'l Networks—Establishment Of Broadband + VoIP (SATCOM—Capacity)
[SatNews] Pan-African telecoms operator, Gondwana International Networks, has signed a...
 
Globalstar Europe Satellite Services + Ovinto Sat—Checking On The Hazards (SATCOM—M2M)
[SatNews] Globalstar Europe Satellite Services Ltd. has announced that M2M specialist Ovinto’s monitoring solution is now certified for use with the Globalstar Simplex...
 
Harris Corporation—Harmonious With MUOS (Comms)
[SatNews] Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has successfully completed the next in a series of interoperability tests for the Falcon III® AN/PRC-117G multiband manpack radio hosting the...
 
Iridium Communications + International Maritime Organization (IMO)—GMDSS Provisioning, Please (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Iridium Communications Inc. (Nasdaq:IRDM) has formally submitted a comprehensive application to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) through the United States for the provision of mobile satellite communications in the...
 
O3b Networks—Second Set Of Four Start Their Journey (Satellites)
[SatNews] O3b Networks has announced that its second group of four satellites have started their journey from the Thales Alenia Space facility in Rome to the launch site...
 
Secure World Foundation—Aviation Safety + The Role Of Satellites, An Important Discussion (Event)
[SatNews] On March 8, 2014, Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared from radar while en route to Beijing—with citizens from more than a dozen nations on board, the disappearance
 
Integrated Microwave Technologies + TV TEM—Transmitting On The Move (Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest—OB)
[SatNews] In an effort to increase its ENG coverage in Brazil’s competitive broadcast market, TV TEM, a regional affiliate of TV Globo, has made a substantial purchase of ...