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September 15th, 2014
 
 
Arianespace—ISDLA-1 Is In-House (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews]  Payload preparations for Arianespace’s next Ariane 5 flight are moving into their full pace with delivery of the mission’s other passenger—ISDLA-1—to...
 
Arabsat + Selevision's Spirits Are High On Hybrid... MENA's First Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV Service
[SatNews] ..."REDO unit will allow us to provide a variety of interactive new hybrid services to the market before any other provider in the region.”
 
Space Systems/Loral (SSL) + Optus—All Proceeding According To Plan For Optus 10 (Satellite—Post Launch)
[SatNews] Space Systems/Loral (SSL) has announced that the Optus 10 satellite, designed...
 
Es’hailSat Showcases Es’hail 1, The First Satellite For Qatar...And A Second One Just Ordered (IBC 2014)
[SatNews] ...the Company through its existing and planned satellites, broadcasts diversified and high quality content with anti-jamming capabilities across the MENA region.
 
Ariane 5 Readies... For ARSAT-1 + SSL's ISDLA-1... To Take To The Skies Soon
[SatNews] ...will greatly expand direct-to-home entertainment offerings in Latin America, as well as provide backup and restoration services...
 
ORBCOMM—First Six Service Started (Satellites)
[SatNews] ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC) has launched commercial service for their first six...
 
Boeing + HySpecIQ—Hyperspectral Happenings (Satellite Build)
[SatNews] Boeing [NYSE: BA] has received its first commercial order for the 502 Phoenix small satellite from...
 
Exelis Geospatial Systems + NOAA—Ahead Of Themselves With Imager (Satellite—GOES-R—Instrument)
[SatNews] Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has announced the second flight unit of the Advanced Baseline Imager (ABI) successfully completed environmental testing and is six months ahead of...
 
Eutelsat Communications + Nilesat—A 7/8 Degrees West Play (Satellite—Capacity)
[SatNews] Eutelsat Communications (Paris:ETL) (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) and Nilesat, the Egyptian satellite operator, have announced that Nilesat has taken a long-term lease for...
 
MaxLinear—Getting the IC Lowdown For Down-Conversions (ICs—LNBs)
[SatNews] MaxLinear Inc. (NYSE: MXL) has announced the MxL80x, the industry’s first family of dual-polarity Ku-band satellite down-conversion ICs targeted for...
 
RR Media + Harmonic—Togetherness For Converged Media Management (Business—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] RR Media (NASDAQ: RRST) and Harmonic have teamed together to offer next generation, end-to-end, converged...
 
NAGRA + DISH Network—Say The Word For Protection (Security Technology—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] NAGRA has announced that DISH Network L.L.C will be the first customer to deploy NAGRA anyCAST COMMAND, the company’s new security technology that defeats...
 
Eutelsat + Cisco—Technology Showcase + Product Demos @ IBC2014 (Event—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) and Cisco are unveiling the integration of Cisco Videoscape and Eutelsat’s “smartLNB” technology at this...
 
Freesat + SeaChange International—Technology Showcase + Product Debut / Demo @ IBC2014 (Event—Of SatBroadcasting™ Inteerst)
[SatNews] Freesat and SeaChange International, Inc. (Nasdaq:SEAC) have partnered to put service providers on a fast track to...
 
Harris + DoD—Manpack Makes More Headway (Comms)
[SatNews] Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has received an order from the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) for its Falcon III® RF-340M multi-channel manpack—the...
 
Intelsat + HBO Latin America Group (HBO LAG)—Capacity Agreement @ IBC2014 (Event—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews]  Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I) has confirmed that HBO Latin America Group (HBO LAG) has signed a new and comprehensive satellite distribution agreement with...
 
Boeing + Sky-Watch—VTOL Craft Development Assistance (UAV | UAS | RPA)
[SatNews] Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Danish company Sky-Watch have signed an agreement that will enable the former to explore assisting the latter in their development of...