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January 14th, 2015
 
 
Here Comes MrGeo Toolkit From The NGA + DigitalGlobe
“The project demonstrates how public-private partnerships can create innovative solutions.”—Tony Frazier, Senior Vice President, DigitalGlobe U.S. Government Solutions.
 
Single Satellite Geolocation (SSG™) System Successfully Fielded By Glowlink
"These technologies basically ensure that there can no longer be any excuse as to why a geolocation cannot be run successfully.”—Michael Downey, CTO, Glowlink.
 
SAR Streamlining Via Strategic MDA Partnership With PCI Geomatics
A key benefit of this partnership provides Geomatica users with direct access to MDA’s SAR experts who have decades of expertise in radar remote sensing analysis.
 
Gilat Satellite Terminal Gets The OK From O3b Networks
"Gilat is helping us pioneer MEO communications worldwide..."—John Finney, Chief Commercial Officer, O3b Networks.
 
Globalstar's SPOT Is Spot On...Makes The Great Outdoors Even Greater...More Than 600 Rescues in '14
So you want to get away from everybody and everything, but what happens if you encounter an emergency?
 
ESA Clears Safety Concerns + Plans For Intermediate eXperimental Vehicle, IXV...Soon
...the decision to postpone the launch was taken by the launch authorities as a result of safety concerns that required additional analysis.
 
ITC Global + SES A Gusher Of A Contract...Set In Motion Major Communications For Prominent Oil Producer
“This major oil producer can now remotely and securely manage its operation—tracking everything from the direction of the drill bit piercing the ocean floor to the volume of oil flowing from offshore wells...”
 
Kiwi's Now Enjoy Satellite Broadband At Double The Speed + No Extra Co$t
“We brought the Optus Satellite network to New Zealand and now we’re thrilled to announce this speed increase at no extra cost to our customers."
 
New SpaceX Seattle Office Could Offer Employment To Hundreds
“We’re going to try and do for satellites what we’ve done for rockets."—Elon Musk, CEO, SpaceX.
 
Bridge Technologies Has New MENA Business Partner
“Now we can offer our customers the optimum in intelligent solutions for developing and operating highly profitable digital media services.”—Nicola Gianaroli, Business Development Manager, MERA-TECH.
 
Werner Selects ORBCOMM’s Cold Chain Monitoring Solution... A Cool Choice w/Over-the-Road Trailers
...will fully integrate the trailer data with its proprietary back-office platform to gain significant fuel savings, optimize temperature compliance and maximize asset utilization.
 
Keysight Technologies’ PXI VNA Wins Multiple Industry Awards
“Our customers used words such as “impressive”, “superior” and “amazing” to describe this product."
 
Space Foundation Board of Directors Elects Former Floridian Congressman + Names A Life Director
He had previously served in the Florida House of Representatives from 1990 to 2002, and was Speaker of the House from 2000-2002.
 
Tempus Global Data Partners w/STC... The Start Of A Stormy Relationship To Produce Weather Forecast Products
...to jointly produce advanced products, decision aids and “big-data” sets. 
 
Cobham Flips Their Chip With News Of Class Y Certification From Defense Logistics Agency
...for the first time, a Class Y designation for the use of ceramic non-hermetic packages in space applications.
 
SSPI Gala 2015 Launches @ Dinner... Campaign How Satellites Make A Better World
The money we raise supports our membership, chapter and industry-support programs throughout the year.