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September 24th, 2014
 
 
Iridium Communications—Testing Program For Unique Solar Panel Design Successful (Satellite)
[SatNews] Iridium Communications Inc. (Nasdaq:IRDM) has completed an extensive testing program for...
 
Nigeria—2018 Set As Date For Indigenous Launch (Satellite)
[SatNews] The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) is reporting that Nigeria would design, fabricate, test and launch its indigenous satellite by...
 
ATK Aerospace Group—RD-180 Replacement Run (Rocket Engine)
[SatNews] ATK (NYSE: ATK) has provided the U.S. Air Force an American-made commercial solid rocket solution as a replacement for the...
 
Boeing Defense, Space & Security + U.S.A.F.'s Space and Missile Systems Center—Setting The TEMPO For The Study (Hosted Payload)
[SatNews] Boeing [NYSE:BA] will investigate hosting a scientific payload on a commercial satellite under a new...
 
European Space Agency—ixv Takes A Flight For A Flight (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] The European Space Agency's Intermediate eXperimental Vehicle is ready to fly and the craft has...
 
COM DEV International—MENA HTS Help (Components—Satellite—SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] COM DEV International Ltd. (TSX:CDV) has been awarded an Authorization to Proceed (ATP) contract to deliver...
 
Exelis—WorldView-3 Sees Through The Smoke, Thanks To SWIR (Imagery)
[SatNews] The Exelis-built (NYSE: XLS) shortwave infrared imager (SWIR) on DigitalGlobe’s WorldView-3 satellite cut through a thick cloud of smoke to capture images of an...
 
Thales Alenia Space + ESA's Intermediate eXperimental Vehicle's Chute Is Packed...Readies As The Reentry Demonstrator
[SatNews] The mission will last approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes. Following the parachute descent phase, it will culminate with a splashdown in the Pacific Ocean.  
 
Streambox + CNN Indonesia—Realtime Location Services To Be Supplied (SatBroadcasting™—Encoders)
[SatNews] Streambox has announced a deal to provide 80 (eighty) Streambox Avenir devices with Signal Extenders to CNN Indonesia, a 24-hour news channel just starting...
 
SkyWave Mobile Communications—Joining The CW100 List Of Technology Innovators (Award)
[SatNews] SkyWave Mobile Communications Inc. has been selected by the editors of Connected World magazine in the prominent 2015 CW100, an annual ranking of...
 
Applied Satellite Technology (AST)—Refreshing The Look (Business)
[SatNews] Applied Satellite Technology (AST) has launched its new brand logo at the...
 
DigitalGlue, GlobeCast + Bridge Technologies—State-Of-The-Art Stream Supervision (Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest)
[SatNews] DigitalGlue has announced the completion of a state-of-the-art IP stream monitoring platform for Globecast, a global...
 
Department of Defense (DoD) + ViaSat—Overseeing Encryption (Comms)
[SatNews] ViaSat Inc., Carlsbad, California, is being awarded a maximum $50,000,000...
 
iDirect + Telefonica del Peru—An Evolutionary Upgrade For Telemedicine Network (Business)
[SatNews] VT iDirect, Inc. (iDirect) has announced that Telefonica Grandes Empresas in Peru...
 
Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology (EIAST) + Airbus DS—What's The HAPS (Pseudo Satellite—UAS)
[SatNews] The Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology (EIAST) has launched the Advanced Aerial Systems Program, which aims to develop UAE capabilities in...
 
Aireon's New Chief Technology Officer + Vice President, Engineering
[SatNews] “He led the development and deployment of the largest ground-based ADS-B system in the world."
 
KVH Saves You Dough With Pay-As-You-Go ....DISH Network Service For TracVision® Marine Customers
[SatNews] This new program broadens the appeal of satellite TV on a boat. They can also access high-definition TV service just like they get at home.