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January 22nd, 2015
The Power Of The Push For MUOS-3, Delivered By Aerojet Rocketdyne
"Being part of the means that delivers MUOS' state-of-the-art communications capabilities, allowing warfighters to connect from virtually any location around the world, is very satisfying."—Steve Bouley, V.P., Space Launch Systems, Aerojet Rocketdyne.
L-3 Communications' Newest Member Of The Family...Acquires MITEQ
Miteq's acquisition is expected to generate approximately $60 million in sales for the year ending December 31, 2015.
The Airbus D&S Built SES-12 Satellite Spatial Jump Will Be An Arianespace Affair
The payload of the hybrid SES-12 satellite consists of two distinct but complementary missions...
SNG Industry Buys Into Advantech Wireless GaN SSPA Solution To The Tune Of $1 Million
“The broadcasting industry has been rapidly adopting Advantech Wireless’ GaN technology for the new generation of SNG trucks and flyaways."—Cristi Damian, VP, Business Development, Advantech Wireless.
It's A Date...Launch Of Inmarsat's 2nd Global Xpress...Internet of Everything Will Become The Internet Of Everywhere
Global Xpress will deliver superfast connectivity to the remotest regions in the world – providing up to 100X faster broadband speeds on land, at sea and in the air
Encompass Digital Media's Ever-Increasing Role In Asia
"We have come a long way over the past four years."—Deepakjit Singh, Managing Director, Encompass Digital Media Asia.
Siemens' Software Support Assists ULA Launch Of MUOS-3 Satellite
No less than 18 of the top 20 Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) in the aerospace and defense sectors use Siemens PLM software solutions...
Confirmed Speakers For VSAT Latin America 2015 Announced...
Back for its third year, VSAT Latin America 2015 is set to be the most progressive event yet presented, with the latest topics within VSAT Latin America market and beyond all to be discussed.
Moving On Up—McLean To Head Up NOAA Research
Craig has been part of the NOAA family for more than three decades and is passionate about our mission and public service."—Kathryn Sullivan, Administrator, NOAA.
Papua New Guinea To Enjoy Enhanced Connectivity From SpeedCast + O3b Networks
"This new investment shows our commitment to the PNG market.”—Pierre-Jean Beylier, CEO, SpeedCast.
ASC Signal Receives NATO Contract For HF Antenna Deployment In Poland
"In our HF products, that means a smaller size and lighter footprint..."—Gordon Smith, HF Product Line Manager, ASC Signal.
ABS Has A New President For South Asia
[He] will be responsible for business development and sales for this market.      
Norsat Embarks On A Positive Journey...A Manpack Ultra Portable Ku-Band Satellite
... is a 6-segment, carbon fibre portable terminal weighing less than 40 pounds including the backpack, making it ideal for military Special Forces and government applications that require maximum portability.
PAC International's Extended Squitter Transponder Now Certified In Airbus Helicopter 
ADS-B is a cornerstone of NextGen air traffic modernization, and the FAA has mandated that aircraft operating in airspace that now requires a Mode C transponder must be equipped with ADS-B Out by...
Exelis' $27M Contract Supplies Carriage + Release System For MQ-9 Reaper...No Pyrotechnics...Compressed Air
The use of pneumatic technology reduces wear-and-tear and overall system maintenance and life-cycle costs.
Secure World Foundation Addresses Space + The Arctic...Opportunities, Challenges + National Security
...challenges involved in ensuring that there is assured access to the Arctic, monitoring the physical changes it is undergoing, using the Arctic in a sustainable manner, and creating a stable environment for a region that could be the site of disputed land claims.
Tele2 + Aerea Broaden Connectivity Portfolios...M2M + IoT Services Via SIGFOX
This solution eliminates cost and energy-use barriers to wide implementation of IoT solutions by providing small-message communication and greatly extending the battery and service life of connected devices.
Transport Canada's New UAV Pilot Training Requirements Covered In Aerobotika Ground School Course
"Canada is in a fortunate position to have training guidelines provided by our aviation authority."—Paul Bennett, Co-Founder, Aerobotika.