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June 3rd, 2014
 
 
NASA + JAXA—Checking Out The Rain + Snow (Satellite)
[SatNews] According to the latest information from NASA, the new Global Precipitation Measurement Core Observatory satellite is now in the hands of the engineers who will fly...
 
Satellogic—Third Satellite Set For A Midsummer Push (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] Satellogic, a multinational company that is building the first distributed satellite platform connected via a mesh network that will monitor the living Earth in real time, has...
 
NASA—Flying Saucer To Take To The Skies Over Hawai'i (Spacecraft—Launch)
[SatNews] NASA's flying saucer-shaped test vehicle is ready to take to the skies from the U.S. Navy's Pacific Missile Range Facility in Kauai, Hawaii, for its first...
 
Broadpeak—Technology Showcase @ CommunicAsia2014 (Event—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] This company will showcase a comprehensive lineup of content delivery network (CDN) and video server technologies that address...
 
Secure World Foundation—Space + Maritime Domain Awareness (Event)
[SatNews] A number of countries are developing space capabilities... but there are still significant gaps in coordination and cooperation among these efforts...
 
ONE CONNXT—Challenge Cup For The Maldives (SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] provides primary live video transport for the Asian Football Confederation’s 2014 Challenge Cup...
 
Exelis + NASA—A Build Of Consequence (Satellite—Payload)
[SatNews] ...awarded a contract worth up to $208 million to build the Radiation Budget Instrument (RBI), a satellite payload that will...
 
Raytheon—FAB-T Firmly Fixed Funding (SATCOM—Terminals)
[SatNews] ... has been awarded a $298,000,044 firm-fixed-price and cost-plus-fixed-fee modification for...
 
Satellite Interference Reduction Group (IRG)—Carrier ID Tour @ CommunicAsia2014 (Event—Interference)
[SatNews] The Satellite Interference Reduction Group (IRG) be bringing its Carrier ID (CID) Tour to CommunicAsia, following the...
 
Orbit Logic + MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates—Welcoming WorldView-3 Component (Imagery)
[SatNews] ...now has a contract award ... to add DigitalGlobe’s WorldView-3 super-spectral, high-resolution imaging...
 
NSR—An Arduous Arctic For MSS (Analysis | Report)
[SatNews] Even as more attention continues to move towards the Arctic—for both the transportation of petroleum via tankers...
 
China—An Alliance Is An Absolute Must (Government—Satellites)
[SatNews] Chinese satellite service companies are planning to form an alliance to expand...
 
U.S. Air Force + Northrop Grumman...Chosen To Close The GAP Of Emerging Crisis Situations (Software Contract | COCOM)
[SatNews] ...offers a web-enabled, net-centric environment for contingency and crisis action planning at the combatant commander (COCOM) and strategic level.
 
Centre For Satellite Technology (CSTD)—Space Week Conference Upcoming In Nigeria (Event)
[SatNews] The Centre for Satellite Technology Development (CSTD) in Abuja, Nigeria, is ready...
 
Oceaneering Acquires AIRSIS... Takes Asset Tracking To A Higher Level... Below Sea (M2M)
[SatNews] ...expected to enhance current asset tracking service offered on offshore drilling rigs and vessels engaged in subsea activities.
 
ABS' Expansion...Covers 80 Percent Of The World's Population + Ramps Up For More (Launches)
[SatNews] ...launched its sixth satellite in February 2014, covering 80 percent of the world's population including...
 
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency... Says So Long To Long + 39 Years' Service (Executive Moves)
[SatNews] "Our folks used to say they would spend 75 percent of their time looking for data and 25 percent of their time actually..."
 
SES Broadband Services... Revealed At Africa's eLearning Conference in Kampala (SATCOM | Event)
[SatNews] "...service could truly change the lives of African people who live in more rural areas allowing...”