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April 3rd, 2015
 
 
Orbital ATK To Boost ULA's Delta IV Heavy With NASA's SPP Mission Push... Non-stop To The Outer Atmosphere Of The Sun
“One of Orbital ATK’s strengths is providing new launch capabilities that leverage flight-proven subsystems.”—Ron Grabe, President, Orbital ATK’s Flight Systems Group.
 
Nearly 200 Gbps Projected To Flow Over Sub-Sahara Via Satellite, According To Euroconsult Analysis
"The significant addition of satellite capacity supply has resulted in a fill rate decrease and in greater competition and pricing pressure."—Pacome Revillon, CEO, Euroconsult.
 
Harris' Falcon III Flying Into NATO Nation With Tactical Wideband + High Frequency Radios
The nation is acquiring the Falcon III® AN/PRC-117G manpack, AN/PRC-152A handheld, and AN/PRC-150 HF radios.
 
McMurdo Is Certified By FAA and EASA For Kannad Integra ARINC 429 Navigation Interface + GPS Redundancy 
...provides dual GPS redundancy that can result in aircraft being found much faster compared to standard ELTs in event of an emergency. 
 
Trends + Technologies Of The Asian Broadband Industry Featured @ CommunicAsia2015
In total, there are 12 tracks and 3 workshops at the Summit, bringing together 200+ experts.
 
First Contract For AGI's ComSpOC Will Track Boeing's 702SP Satellites.
The contract will find AGI delivering space situational awareness (SSA) data to Boeing.
 
Onlime Makes Others See Green ...Awarded World Teleport Association's 'Independent Teleport Of The Year Award' 
Onlime proved to be a winner at this year's Satellite2015.
 
 
Board Business @ SES... Ries + Wehr-Seiter Are The Newest Members...
“We welcome Anne-Catherine and Katrin to the Board of Directors of SES. Their experience and sector knowledge will be valuable for the continued growth of our business."—Romain Bausch, Chairman of the Board, SES.
 
Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest: Deployment Of Video Microwave Link Services By Quinto + IMT In Australia
High-quality,  high-efficiency  H.2 64  SD/HD  video  encoding  and transmission capabilities in the new 2 GHz frequency band have now been enabled.
 
New Telemetry Controller IC From Microsemi Offers Significant Weight Reduction, Increased Reliability + Board Space Savings
“An ongoing challenge in the satellite market is to reduce weight and board space and to increase reliability."—Dorian Johnson, Marketing Manager, Microsemi.
 
NSR Offers Guidance For The In-Flight Connectivity Markets
This complete analytical tool helps readers track the development and advances of this evolving market and answer fundamental questions about aeronautical SATCOM services.