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August 13th, 2014
 
 
UPDATE: ULA + DigitalGlobe... All Fired Up + Somewhere To Go...Up... Picture This With WorldView-3 (Launch)
[SatNews] ...a picture perfect launch today of a satellite that will be providing perfect pictures.
 
Arianespace, MEASAT + Optus—Settling In For September Event (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] Preparations for Arianespace’s next Ariane 5 mission marked an important milestone this...
 
Satellite Interference Reduction Group (IRG) + Inmarsat—London HQ For The Next Workshop (Event)
[SatNews] The Satellite Interference Reduction Group (IRG) has announced that its next workshop will be hosted by Inmarsat at its London...
 
BlackBridge + MDA Information Systems—Checking Out The Changes (Imagery)
[SatNews] BlackBridge has announced a strategic partnership with MDA Information Systems LLC (MDA) to introduce a new change monitoring solution...
 
Kratos + ABS...An EPOCH® Decision Expands Fleet Management System + Excites With All-Electric ABS-3A + ABS-2A Satellites
[SatNews] "...system provides us with the uniqueness to be able to operate our satellites from different manufacturers under one umbrella system and optimize the operational efficiency, flexibility and reliability of our satellites."
 
Euroconsult—Revenues Report For FSS Now Published (Analysis | Report)
[SatNews] According to Euroconsult's newly released report, Company Profiles - FSS Operators: The Complete Analysis, the FSS industry generated $12.2 billion in revenues in 2013...
 
Northrop Grumman...Provides Mission Critical Info To Air Force Weather Agency ($300M Contract)
[SatNews]... "team ensures all systems are operational and available, enabling the Air Force to provide the continuous, complete and current weather information that is so critical to our military for mission success. "
 
Arianespace—The "Meet + Greet" For "Doresa" + "Milena" (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] “Doresa” and “Milena” have met for the first time, paving the way for their upcoming role in advancing the...
 
Moxa + Fieldbus Foundation—Collaboration Ahead (Comms—O&G)
[SatNews] Moxa has become the newest member of the Fieldbus Foundation and will collaborate with key sponsors including Petrobras, Reliance, and Saudi Aramco on the...
 
MEASAT—Confirmation For -3b Push Off (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] MEASAT Global Berhad (“MEASAT”) has announced that the MEASAT-3b satellite has been scheduled for launch on...
 
C-COM Satellite Systems Aim To Please With Satellite Antennas That Aim For Maximum Coverage (IBC2014)
[SatNews] Ramping up for the upcoming IBC2014, this Company will not only be demonstrating new satellite antennas, but offering free classes to ensure...
 
Kacific + Solomon Telekom Company—Islands Improvement (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Kacific Broadband Satellites has signed a five year Framework Services Agreement with Solomon Telekom Company to provide...
 
Harmonic + The Weather Channel—From Ingest To Playout To More (Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Harmonic has announced that The Weather Channel© has deployed a comprehensive ingest, playout, and transcoding solution from Harmonic to...
 
Ideal Systems—Kuala Lumpur + Jakarta Office Openings (Business)
[SatNews] Ideal Systems has announced a major expansion of its business in Southeast Asia...
 
Airbus Defence and Space + UK Ministry Of Justice (MOJ)—New EM Program To Go Into Effect (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Airbus Airbus Defence and Space has been contracted to provide a sophisticated mapping and monitoring service for the UK Ministry of Justice’s (MOJ) new...
 
SIS LIVE...Brings Frontline To Front Of The House...Uplinks To British Army's Satellite Newsgathering Truck... (SNG)
[SatNews] AMC specified a vehicle to be used in three distinct roles: as an edit van in all disciplines; as an SNG and as...
 
RigNet...Goes Deep + Cold To Barents Sea Rigs ...Provides Remote Communications (SatCom | Oil + Gas)
[SatNews] ...has shown the ability to accommodate the communication needs for expanding offshore rig operations in the Barents Sea."
 
Xytech—Technology Showcase + Product Debut @ IBC2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Xytech will introduce MediaPulse Cloud at IBC 2014, which will deliver the...
 
General Dynamics..Rifleman Radios + Manpack Radios Go The Distance To Save Soldiers...2,000 Mile Transmission via MUOS Satellites
[SatNews] The demonstration also successfully showed how dismounted Soldiers, separated by thousands of miles, can use the PRC-154A Rifleman handheld radios and connect through PRC-155 Manpack radios at the platoon level and below.