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July 30th, 2014
 
 
Intelsat—Moving On Up... Patricia Cooper Named As New Vice President (Business)
[SatNews] Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I) now has a new Vice President of Government Affairs and...
 
SES—State-Of-The-Art SOC Now Operating In New Jersey (Satellites)
[SatNews] Global satellite operator SES (NYSE Paris:SESG) (SESG.PA) is now controlling nearly half of its growing fleet from a new satellite operations center (SOC) at its...
 
Surrey Satellite Technology US LLC (SST-US)—Second Orbital Test Bed Scheduled (Satellite Build)
[SatNews] Surrey Satellite Technology US LLC (SST-US) has announced plans for a second Orbital Test Bed (OTB-2) ride-share mission dedicated to carrying demonstration payloads...
 
U.S.A.F., United Launch Alliance + Boeing—GPS IIF-7 Set For Send Off (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] The U.S. Air Force is scheduled to launch the seventh Boeing built Global Positioning System (GPS) IIF satellite aboard a...
 
Space Systems/Loral (SSL), AsiaSat + SpaceX—AsiaSat 6 Arrives @ Canaveral AFS (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] Space Systems/Loral (SSL) and Asia Satellite Telecommunications Co. Ltd. (AsiaSat) have announced that AsiaSat 6 has arrived at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida...
 
U.S.A.F. Space & Missile Systems Center—An ORS-5 Awareness Initiated (Satellite Build)
[SatNews] The U.S.A.F.'s Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) ORS Office, in partnership with SMC's Space Superiority Systems Directorate and Advanced Systems and Development Directorate, is developing a...
 
Globecomm + PBJV Group—Barging Into The Charter Business (SATCOM)
[SatNews] The PBJV Group is required to provide a dedicated 512kbps up and downlink for as many as 300 staff members aboard the company's Kota Laksamana 101 barge, which was...
 
Defense Strategies Institute—Summit For Military TacComms Upcoming (Event)
[SatNews] From September 9 -10, 2014, at The Mary M. Gates Learning Center in Alexandria, Virginia, Defense Strategies Institute will bring together stakeholders across the...
 
RedPort Global—Updating Services For BYOD Terminals (SATCOM—Wi-Fi)
[SatNews] RedPort Global has updated their XGate satellite email and data service to provide data services with the...
 
Spire—Series A Success + A New Name (Business)
[SatNews] Spire has raised $25 million in Series A funding and the company is also changing...
 
ABI Research—More Than $3.5 Billion In 2019 For GPS Tracking Market (Analysis | Report)
[SatNews] Health, commercial/enterprise, wearables, and iBeacons will help to revive the GPS tracking device market, with...
 
I.D. Systems + Knight Transportation—A VeriWise Deployment (M2M)
[SatNews] I.D. Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDSY), a provider of wireless M2M asset management solutions, now has a contract with Knight Transportation, Inc. (NYSE: KNX), one of..
 
Spaceflight—Smallsat Bundled Comms Offering (SATCOM)
[SatNews]  Spaceflight Inc. is expanding its services to include Spaceflight Networks, a business dedicated to cost-effective spacecraft communications and...
 
ATK—Technology Showcase + Presentations @ 28th Annual AIAA/USU Conference On Small Satellites (Event)
[SatNews] ATK (NYSE: ATK) will exhibit its expanded satellite products and capabilities including small satellite platforms at the...
 
EMCORE Corporation + Lockheed Martin Space Systems—Long Term Agreement For Solar Cells (Satellite—Power)
[SatNews] EMCORE Corporation (Nasdaq:EMKR) has entered into a new, long-term supply agreement with Lockheed Martin Space Systems to design and manufacture high-efficiency....
 
National Science Foundation + UCSD's Satellite Sensors Put New Twist On Smokey Bear's "Only You Can Prevent Fires...With WIFIRE"
[SatNews] The new cyberinfrastructure system monitors and forecasts the paths of wildfires, the number and scale of which are on the rise in the U.S.
 
ATI Present New Flash-Flood Warning System = Mass Notification + Flood Monitoring Using Wireless VHF Radio Communication
[SatNews] Having the capability to notify others of an impending emergency is invaluable, and now there is one for ...
 
CCW + SATCON In New York City...Efficiency At Its Best With Two Simultaneous Conferences (Events)
[SatNews] Plan now for these events scheduled in November.