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November 3rd, 2014
 
 
COM DEV International Awarded $6 million Contract for HTS Equipment
The satellite will serve broadcasting and telecom service needs in the Asia-Pacific region.
 
Arianespace Welcomes O3b Networks'... Three Out of Four Arrive to Bridge the Digital Divide
[SatNews] ... into a circular orbit at an altitude of 8,062 km., which is four-times closer to Earth than traditional geostationary satellites, providing substantial performance benefits due to lower latency or delay.
 
The Avanti Communications Construction Capacity Cemented Into Place...
"Broadband connectivity is an exciting value-add proposition to the construction sector in particular, where sites are often remote and beyond the reach of fiber.”
 
Orbital Antares Launch Failure Team...Steps Up + Doesn't Miss a Beat
[SatNews] There is much to be learned from the recent Antares catastrophic failure, and responding quickly is the first positive step in the process. 
 
EUMETSAT Passes CEOS Chairmanship to Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency
During the 28th plenary session of the Committee on Earth Observation Satellites, the chairmanship rotated to..
 
Arabsat Hosts its 147th Board of Directors Meeting in Dubai
Nine Arab countries plan to participate in the meeting, which will cover the launch of four new satellites.
 
Moog Provides Mucho Control Components and Systems for Atlas V and GPS IIF-8v
Service from the satellites is provided to nearly one billion military and civilian users around the world.
 
Sencore's Parade Of Products For CCW 2014
Several new HEVC based products will be introduced by Sencore at CCW 2014...
 
GLOBECAST AUSTRALIA... Exclusive Services Provider for G20
[SatNews] ...providing live multi-camera coverage of key elements of the G20 summit including arrivals, speeches and news conferences.
 
Lockheed Martin Moving On Into New Digs In Colorado...
“The consolidation into our new headquarters and the technical refresh of our workhorse A2100 satellite platform will position Lockheed Martin to be a leader in the global commercial space market for years to come."
 
Global Eagle Entertainment and SES...GEE Whiz Partnership ...Airlines' In-Flight Connectivity with Global Ku-Band Satellite  
[SatNews] "The demand for in-flight connectivity has never been greater, particularly with airlines looking to serve passengers and drive ancillary revenue."
 
Satellite VPN for Lime Link via OneAccess Networks' Optimization Solution...
"This translates to more efficient use of satellite services as well as reducing costs for additional bandwidth."
 
The Separation is Final for Keysight Technologies...
“This marks a major milestone for Keysight as we begin the next phase of our journey."
 
The AXF Standard + More to be Presented by SMPTE During CCW 2015...
The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers® (SMPTE®) will be participating in CCW+SATCON...
 
Thuraya + Airtel Africa's Long Sleeves Stretch to Cover 100 Percent of Aftice
The first and only African mobile operator to provide customers with 100 percent coverage through terrestrial and mobile satellite connectivity.
 
A Moffett Move For NanoRacks
"This is an fantastic step forward for NanoRacks, allowing us to tap into, and contribute  to, the agile aerospace innovation..."
 
Al Arab News Receives New Teleport From Hiltron
Hiltron has completed a new teleport for the Al Arab News television station...
 
Globecast + WinMedia Have the Key... a Turnkey Solution for Satellite TV
Each playout server can simultaneously broadcast up to four different channels in HD and/or SD formats along with the relevant CGs that project the style and individual look of each program and channel.