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August 12th, 2014
Arianespace—Dispensing Set-Up  For "Doresa" + "Milena" (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] The first of two Galileo navigation satellites to be orbited on Arianespace’s August 21 Soyuz flight have been integrated into its...
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' Defense & Rocket Support Services (DRSS)—Support For SPAWAR (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS) has announced that their Defense & Rocket Support Services (DRSS) Division is a key member of the Systems Technology Forum, Ltd. team that was recently awarded...
Northrop Grumman + Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL)
[SatNews] Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been awarded a contract from the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) to...
Surrey Satellite Technology...Dazzling  Footage Taken From TechDemoSat-1 Moments After Separation
[SatNews] ..."and are looking forward to the next phase—the demonstration of a range of new technologies being flown on this innovative mission.”
Orbital's OCO-2...The Train Left The Station + Now "A-Train" Is In Operational Orbit 
[SatNews] ...the mission has achieved all checkout objectives on or ahead of schedule since launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base just over a month ago.
Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology (EIAST)—A Five Year Celebration For DubaiSat-1 (Event—Satellite)
[SatNews] The Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology (EIAST) has celebrated the fifth anniversary of DubaiSat-1, the first remote sensing satellite...
ViaSat's... Unlimited Satellite Internet Service in U.S. Exede®s All Other Services 
[SatNews] Virtually unlimited satellite Internet service (providing at least 150 GBs of monthly data without a strict data allowance) is a first...
DISH Network—Touchdown For College Football Fans (SatBroadcasting™—Content)
[SatNews] To ensure fans can find the action when SEC Network officially launches on August 14, DISH has announced it will air on channel 404 within...
Bridge Technologies—Technology Showcase + Product Debuts @ IBC2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Bridge Technologies will soon unveil a new version of its VB288 Objective QoE Content Extractor at IBC 2014, with integrated OTT...
Northrop Grumman + Cyber Security Challenge U.K.—Talent Pool To Be Built (STEM)
[SatNews] Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has entered into a collaborative partnership with Cyber Security Challenge U.K. under which it will bring the proven U.S. national youth cyber education program...
Cobham SATCOM—Brazil OK's Connectivity For King Air (SATCOM—Airborne)
[SatNews] Cobham SATCOM announced during LABACE that its AVIATOR 200 SwiftBroadband solution has received...
Hughes + Texas State Agency...Bandwidth Assistance For The Little Guys...600 Homes + Small Offices
This entails a wide range of labor services including site surveys, very small aperture terminal (VSAT) installation, antenna reinstallation and relocation assistance.
Crystal Solutions...The Suite Is All Set For SET In Sao Paulo
[SatNews] “As consumers are becoming accustomed to instant access to the content they want on any device, the complexity for video distributors and uplinkers has increased significantly..."
ULA... Changes In High Places...President + CEO (Executive Moves)
[SatNews] In that position he oversaw 4,500 employees and managed a diverse portfolio for U.S. and international customers.
NovelSat...Provides Hope... FreeBand Solution For Free Satellite Video Contribution
[SatNews] ...broadcasters no longer have to pay for satellite bandwidth every time they deploy a remote contribution unit within the footprint of their satellite distribution network.
MDA + NRSC Of India ...Contract Validates India's Confidence In RADARSAT For Natural Disasters + More
[SatNews] ...its capability makes it an ideal complement to India’s RISAT satellite for disaster management and resource monitoring activities.