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August 25th, 2014
 
 
AsiaSat + SpaceX—Falcon 9 To Fly AsiaSat 6 To Orbit (Pre-Launch Activities)
[SatNews] AsiaSat 6, the newest communications satellite of Asia Satellite Telecommunications Company Limited (AsiaSat), is set for launch at...
 
Berg Insight—By Year's End, 213.9 Million (Analysis | Report — M2M)
[SatNews] According to a new research report from the analyst firm Berg Insight, the global number of mobile network connections used for wireless machine-to-machine (M2M) communication will...
 
NASA’s New Horizons Spacecraft... A Big Deal Regarding A Dwarf Planet, Pluto... Just Passed Neptune
[SatNews] “No country except the United States has the demonstrated capability to explore so far away”
 
MITEQ—Technology Showcase + Product Debuts/Demos @ IBC2014 (Event—SATCOM)
[SatNews] MITEQ will be demo'ing their new and present products during the upcoming IBC2014 event...
 
Advantech Wireless—Technology Showcase + New Product Debuts/Demos @ IBC2014 (Event—SATCOM)
[SatNews] Over the past six years, Advantech Wireless has developed a full line of GaN based...
 
Keysight Technologies—Award Bestowal (Business—Research)
[SatNews]  Keysight Technologies, Inc. has received an Innovation Award from the U.K. government for...
 
Lockheed Martin + Astrotech Space Operations—Asset Acquisition Completed (Business)
[SatNews] Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has completed their acquisition of the assets of the...
 
Newtec—Technology Showcase @ SET 2014 (Event—SATCOM)
[SatNews] At the SET tradeshow in São Paulo, Brazil, the broadcast aspect of Newtec Dialog will be highlighted—Newtec Dialog is a scalable and flexible...
 
O3b Networks + Our Telekom—
[SatNews] O3b Networks now has a multi-year agreement to provide trunking services to...
 
NSR Report...Avanti May Be Small But Has It All Together...So Far (Report/Analysis)
[SatNews] ...is still a small company ...it is therefore interesting that the company has managed to finance a third satellite with a cost in the hundreds of millions of dollars range.
 
SATCON 2014—NexGen Satellite Technologies Just Ahead (Event)
[SatNews] SATCON invites all to come and explore a variety of nexgen satellite...
 
 Arianespace + Optus 10...Optimistic About Upcoming Launch...Greater Bandwidth  (Launch)
[SatNews] “This satellite will expand fleet resilience and significantly increase the fleet capacity, providing...
 
Ericsson—Fifth Emmy To Be Awarded For JPEG2000 Technology (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) will receive a Technology & Engineering Emmy® Award from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for its work in...
 
NSR—Taking A Close Look @ UltraHD Via Satellite (Analysis | Report)
[SatNews] This completely updated NSR study provides a comprehensive market analysis of the three major methods of UltraHD consumption via satellite...
 
Northrop Grumman + Virgin Galactic...Demo Experimental Plan For DARPA
[SatNews] Reusable aircraft-like operations would help reduce military and commercial light spacecraft launch costs by a factor of 10 from current launch costs in this payload class.
 
Earth Observation Industry Alliance—Stakeholder Seminar For Space-Based Laser Comms Upcoming (Event)
[SatNews] The Earth Observation Industry Alliance (EOIA) and Airbus Defense and Space and General Atomics cordially invite you to attend the...
 
Northrop Grumman Successfully Tests James Webb Space Telescope's Sun Screens... The Size Of Tennis Courts
[SatNews] This massive parasol is as long as a tennis court, but incredibly light and offers intense protection from the Sun, letting through less than a millionth of the Sun’s heat!
 
Northrop Grumman... Global Hawk's Milestone...This Old Bird Celebrates 100th Flight While Studying Environment
[SatNews] With the ability to fly as high as 65,000 feet for periods of 30 hours...
 
NovelSat Steps Up To Challenges With New Corporate VP Of Sales (Executive Moves)
[SatNews] He has over 25 years of global international sales experience within the telecommunications, satellite and broadcast industries...