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May 5th, 2014
 
 
MEASAT Global Berhad—Confirmation Of MEASAT-3b Event (Launch Schedule)
[SatNews] MEASAT Global Berhad (“MEASAT”) announced that the MEASAT-3b satellite is confirmed for launch...
 
Scotland's Commercial Space Industry...Surprises In The Heather Highlands...First Satellite Launch (Launch)
[SatNews] Move over, Sandra Bullock, there is something super-fast coming your way.
 
AUVSI—Technology Showcases + Presentations @ Unmanned Systems 2014 (Event)
[SatNews] Register now for AUVSI’s Unmanned Systems 2014, taking place May 12th through 15th at the Orange...
 
ISDC—Five Days Of Spatial Information Scheduled For Los Angeles (Event)
[SatNews] The 33rd Annual International Space Development Conference (ISDC 2014) kicks off on Wednesday, May 14, for five days of presentations...
 
Here's Looking @ Earth—ALOT Spies A Geological Wonder (Imagery—JAXA + ESA)
[SatNews]  A giant, geological wonder in the Sahara Desert of Mauritania is pictured in...
 
PocketQubeShop—Spatial Radio (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Now being launched by PocketQubeShop is their PocketQube MiniSatCom, which features two radio and antenna Pocketboard Boards, each with...
 
NASA + CNES—SWOT's All This About... (Satellite)
[SatNews] NASA and the French space agency Centre National d'Études Spatiales (CNES) have agreed to jointly build, launch, and operate a spacecraft to conduct the first-ever...
 
Avanti Communications + Avonline Broadband—A Broadband Blanket For Europe (SATCOM)
[SatNews] UK-based satellite broadband company Avonline Broadband has announced a multi-million dollar contract extension with...
 
Planet...World Of Weather Opens For Pilots (Satellite Navigation)
[SatNews] The system provides  satellite networks during flight, switching to terrestrial cellular networks on the ground.
 
Here's Looking @ Earth—Tornado Terror In Mayflower (Imagery—NASA)
[SatNews] Early on April 27, 2014, a cold front from the Rocky Mountains descended on the Plains, fueling intense thunderstorms that...
 
U.S. Navy's First...MUOS Satellites Secure Data Connections...Passes Ice Exercises (ICEX) + No Frost Bite
[SatNews] "We downloaded multiple files—up to 20 megabytes—nearly at the top of the world..."
 
Secure World Foundation's Brian Weeden...Testify Before Congress on Space Debris + Space Traffic Management
[SatNews] ...will explore the roles of U.S. federal agencies in orbital debris mitigation and space traffic management,...
 
U.S. Navy + Northrup Grumman's Fire Scout ...Tests To Operate In Electromagnetic Environment (Faraday Cage)
[SatNews] During the program's design phase, a team of engineers created a new modular Faraday cage that protects electronic systems in flight.
 
Alan Shepard Technology in Education Award Goes To...Lynne F. Zielinski
[SatNews] The GADGET program flew active experiments on six space shuttle flights, nine NASA Nike-Orion sub-orbital rockets...