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February 23rd, 2015
 
 
OHB System Sends HISPASAT AG1 On Its Way To Ottobrunn + OHB Sweden To Develop MATS Sat
Spanish communications service provider and satellite operator Hispasat will be using HAG1 to supply Spain and Portugal, the Canary Islands and America with multimedia services.
 
SMi Gathers In London To Present Key Military + Industry Players Of Space Technology
Topics addressed will range from satellite communication, surveillance, missile defense as well as national updates.
 
A Safe + Successful Journey For Thor 7 To Korou For Earth Departure In April
“With the launch of THOR 7, TSBc looks forward to further extending our position in the market and expanding our regional coverage.”—Morten Tengs, CEO, Telenor Satellite Broadcasting.
 
SatLink Communications Takes NovelSat Satellite Modems To The Sea... Ahoy! Maritime Services  
Modem is the industry’s most flexible, scalable satellite modem, offering a wide range of modulation options and superior link reliability...
 
Out And About With 5,000 Shipped By KVH For Their mini-VSAT Broadband Offering
Our goal was to win a leadership position through market disruption, changing the way mariners thought about satellite communications by offering small, simple, easy-to-install equipment, fast data speeds, and low airtime costs.”—Martin Kits van Heyningen, CEO, KVH.
 
Keysight Technologies' Webcast Addresses Pesky Small Or Unknown Signals Using Signal Analysis Techniques
In many cases, a very simple change could result in significant savings in development and measurement time.
 
Mission Critical Cut Slip Rings Debut For Mission Critical Comms Ops
Manufacturing the highest quality slip ring components to meet customers’ highest wear and tear properties, and to support non-standard and tight tolerances, A.T. Wall can reduce lead time and provide lower and more predictable costs.
 
Time For Young Space Professionals To Apply For Fusion Forum 2015 @ 31st Space Symposium
Fusion Forum attendees will have the opportunity to meet many high-level international space leaders through networking events and select Space Symposium activities.
 
RF Ramp Up For U.S. Government Agency By ETL Systems
...two Vulcan matrices were used in conjunction with combiners to design the overall system which will be operated in Australia.
 
The Naval Research Laboratory Two Space Station Sensors Look at Coastal Oceans + The Ionosphere
“We have the distinction of being the first U.S. payload that was attached [there].”—Dr. Scott Budzien, Principal Investigator, RAIDS, Naval Research Laboratory
 
IBC2015  Just In... Deadline Extension For Innovation Awards Entries...Hurry Enter Now 
Due to popular demand IBC has decided to extend the deadline for entries for the IBC Innovation Awards by one week to Friday 27,  2015. 
 
Rock Seven's Vessel Tracking System Update...Transmits Location For Over 2 Weeks Even When PrimaryPower Is Cut
With its integral battery, RockFLEET will continue to transmit a vessel’s position for over 2 weeks when primary power is cut.
 
Globecast Australia + Foxtel Have The Faith... For Australia's Daystar 
Reaching over 108 million households in the United States and over 2 billion people worldwide,
 
Integrasys Celebrates A Silver Anniversary @ SATELLITE2015 + Speaking In Sessions 
Integrasys is shortlisted as the Technology Company of the Year
 
RSCC's Express-AM7 Communications Satellite Has Arrived @ Yubileyny...Get Ready For Launch
It will provide high-performance coverage over the Russian Federation and the Commonwealth of Independent States countries and adjoining regions...
 
Comtech Telecommunications' Double Talk Earns 5.0 Million for Network Expansion Project in Asia 
[The Company] equipment was chosen as being the most efficient for the application after the customer conducted a thorough competitive analysis and various technology demonstrations.
 
Harris Hosts 'Happy Engineers' Week' + Reveals 464,000 Square Foot Facility For 6,000 Engineers + Scientists
The company kicks off the week with the formal opening of the new 464,000 square-foot HTC, which serves as the company’s Florida technology innovation hub,
 
ORBIT's New Contract Provides A Great Position For Them +  Earth Observation Market
"The Gaia system was developed during 2014 as a unique solution for the Earth observation market and as part of the company's growth strategy."... Ofer Greenberger, ORBIT's CEO
 
MDA + Airbus Defense and Space Contracted To Modernize U.S.A.F.'s Mobile Ground Stations
Once upgraded, the systems will be able to receive and process imagery from the RADARSAT-2 and RapidEye satellites...
 
Advanced Asset Tracking From Globe Tracker International Is Far From Tire'd
"We see applications for smart trailers, smart chassis, smart cranes and other intermodal equipment."—Jim Davis, CEO, Globe Tracker International.