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May 29th, 2014
 
 
Arabsat—Damn The Jam (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Arabsat announced that many TV channels on-board its fleet of satellites have been...
 
Snecma + Thales Alenia France—Going Electric ( Propulsion)
[SatNews] Snecma (Safran) and Thales Alenia Space France have signed an agreement to work...
 
Northrop Grumman—665 Hours + Counting (RPAs | UAVs | UAS)
[SatNews] Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) High Altitude Long Endurance (HALE) Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) series, which includes the...
 
Secure World Foundation—Updated Space Sustainability Guide
[SatNews] The Secure World Fondation (SWF) has released an updated version of "Space...
 
SkyTrac + Custom Helicopters—Flight Following Accord (Business)
[SatNews] Custom Helicopters has selected SkyTrac’s flight following solution to...
 
Beximco Group + GS Group—First DTH For Bangladesh (SatBroadcasting™—Business)
[SatNews] Beximco Group, a leading Bangladeshi industrial conglomerate, has announced a joint venture (jv) with Russian investment and industry holding giant...
 
RSCC—Express-AT2 Starting Its Work (SatBroadcasting™—DBS)
[SatNews] On May 27, 2014, RSCC started direct broadcasting services to the Far East using the...
 
Astrotech Space Operations + Lockheed Martin—Assets Acquisition (Business)
[SatNews] Astrotech Corporation (Nasdaq:ASTC) has announced a major step in its strategic evolution with the signing of a definitive agreement to sell the assets constituting its Astrotech Space Operations business...
 
KVH Industries—Vehicular Venue (SATCOM—Antenna)
[SatNews] KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq:KVHI) has introduced the TracVision(R) RV1, a powerful and compact stabilized antenna designed to provide...
 
Airbus Defence and Space—Weaving Expertise Into The Beacon Mix (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Airbus Defence and Space has joined the European project “Beacon” that focuses on the development of key photonic technologies for future high-capacity...
 
EUMETSAT—Making Metop-A All Better Again... (Satellite)
[SatNews] Launched in October 2006, Metop-A and its instruments are operating well beyond the design lifetime, but, nevertheless, are providing a full operational service to...
 
ViaSat Enlists Thuraya + LightSquared... Brings Innovation to Satellite Machine to Machine Communications
[SatNews] The Company is focused on creating a more economically favorable system designed to provide higher speeds...
 
Wireless Innovation + Thales...Seek Emergency Strategic Coverage For UK...Solution = Eutelsat’s KA-SAT
[SatNews] ...Systems will be stored at strategic locations around the country to be deployed ...in the event of an emergency at a facility.
 
SpaceX + NASA... The Unveiling Of A New Dragon...A Space Taxi For Astronauts
[SatNews] The unveiling took place a short while ago, 7 pm PST, with all the drama fit for a Hollywood star...except this was a spacecraft...