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August 27th, 2014
 
 
Exelis—Spectral Imaging System Success (Satellite—Instrument)
[SatNews] As mentioned in an earlier news posting, DigitalGlobe released the first images taken with the Exelis-built...
 
Iridium Communications—NEXT Upgrade Completed (Satellite Constellation)
[SatNews] Iridium Communications Inc. (Nasdaq:IRDM) has announced the successful upgrade of its System Control Segment (SCS) and completion of its...
 
Harmonic—Technology Showcase + Product Debuts/Demos @ IBC2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT) has now surpassed 100,000 channels shipped with its Electra(tm)...
 
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions—In Support Of Veterans + Active Military Members + Families (Business—Award)
[SatNews] Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc.(Nasdaq:KTOS) has won...
 
Grass Valley + CROATEL—How Sporting... A Third Van (SatBroadcasting™—OB)
[SatNews] CROATEL, a broadcast production and satellite services company in Zagreb, Croatia, has expanded its outside broadcast (OB) fleet to include a third van complete with...
 
Gogo + Aeromexico—Airline Wingding Debut (IFE)
[SatNews] Gogo has announced the company has signed a definitive agreement with Aeromexico, Mexico's global airline, to provide...
 
IHS Technology—Contraction Ahead For STBs' CA Technology (Analysis | Report—Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] The global market for conditional access (CA) technology used in set-top boxes (STBs) is set to contract as...
 
U.S. Air Force + U.S. Navy's Global Hawks Soar Safely + Surpass 100,000 Combat/Operational Support Hours
[SatNews]  ..."Operating 11 miles above danger zones, Global Hawk is a strategic airborne asset with unprecedented endurance, range and persistence."
 
NASA's Landsat 8 Observes Unforgiving Region Deals With Depression, Burning Blue Lava + Earth Pulls Apart At The Seams (Earth Observation)
[SatNews] In other words, the Earth is pulling apart at the seams here.