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May 4th, 2015
 
 
Nepal Quake Disaster Now Has NASA | JPL Resources At Hand
The satellite data will be used to compile maps of ground surface deformation and to create risk models.
 
emergency.lu Deploys To Nepal To Assist With Emergency Efforts
All kits are providing reliable connectivity using the SES satellite network.
 
Electric Propulsion Technology Patent Awarded To The Elwing Company By Japan
This new patent completes Elwing's intellectual property holdings in Japan, allowing Elwing to offer Japanese satellite manufacturers its most advanced propulsion system design.
 
Lockheed Martin's Major Milestone w/Module Onto Propulsion Core Of The Most Advanced GPS Satellite For U.S.A.F.
 GPS III’s new L1C civil signal also will make it the first GPS satellite interoperable with other international global navigation satellite systems. 
 
C-COM's Newly Elected Board Member Isn't Boring... He Brings A Wealth Of Experience From Far Flung Areas
He is currently vice president of Corporate Marketing for Hughes, responsible for managing marketing, communications and advocacy initiatives worldwide.  
 
RADARSAT-2 Reads Of Nepal Earthquake Now Being Offered By MDA
The information products developed by MDA focus on Nepal’s capital Kathmandu and the surrounding region.
 
Bringing Satellite Modems To The Relief Effort In Nepal Is NovelSat
The NS3000 unis were deployed as part of mobile communications centers at the quake scene.
 
KVH Names ComMar ....Florida Representative For Their Marine Products
The company has been in a working relationship with KVH for more than 20 years, and now certainly many more years to come.
 
NSR Asks... Two Paths To Success For In-Flight Connectivity? And Answers...
Service providers offering line-fit IFC equipment on single-aisle aircraft are a fast track to grow volume and increase market share.
 
TACNAV Systems From KVH Ordered To The Tune Of $1.5 Million
“The system serves as a crucial resource for navigation and battle management, keeping soldiers safe and out of harm’s way wherever they travel.”—Dan Conway, Exec. V.P., KVH.
 
Euroconsult Reports Terrific News For Latin America's Satcom Community... Healthy Growth Ahead

"The trend of falling fill rates is most profound in Ku-band, where utilization levels are dropping from 86 percent in 2010 to an expected 64 percent by 2017, causing serious concerns for oversupply."
 
Billions Of Reasons Why Harris Is Involved In U.S. Army's JTRS HMS Program
“With this contract, the Army is one step closer to putting the radios in the hands of warfighters."—Dana Mehnert, Group President, Harris RF Communications.
 
ETL Systems...RF Equipment Amps, Splits + Switches @ IMS 2015
“This is the most compact unit of its kind on the market, capable of fitting the greatest number of hot-swap transmit and receive fiber modules in the smallest space,”
 
Cree Shows + Tells ...New Products + Presentation Workshop @ IMS 2015
Simon Wood, product development manager, Cree RF will contribute to workshop session WSM—Current Trends in GaN Packaging...
 
Harris... What Goes Around Comes Around... NOAA's GOES-R Satellite Completes Final Ground Segment Testing 
The system also contains 454 blade servers for product processing and distribution across all environments, delivering approximately 40 trillion floating point operations per second of processing power.
 
Globecast + ARABSAT's Global Arabic Bouquet Has Really Blossomed... TV Everywhere...Yes, Even There
Arabic language channels are now able to join the bouquet and reach viewers on all five continents free to air.
 
Harris Co-Developed Small Tactical Terminal With ViaSat Gains Follow-On Contract
"The STT leverages innovative and proven tactical communications expertise from both ViaSat and Harris.”—Ed Zoiss, V.P. + G.M., Defense Programs, Harris Government Communications Systems.
 
Squire Tech Solutions' Satellite Mobile Communications Systems Head To Trade Shows w/Trailers + Command Centers  
In good times such as fun events, or not so good times such as a crime scene or fire, this company's satellite mobile communications gets the message out.
 
Gilat Connects w/Beyond-Line-Of-Sight...Connectivity For Long Endurance Unmanned Systems
 These terminals have been used worldwide for military and commercial applications which require high throughput communications and minimal size, weight, and power (SWaP). 
 
KORE Wireless Presents New M2M / IoT Solutions To Aussies @ CeBIT 2015 
an opportunity to exhibit a diverse range of key customer M2M focused solutions, to highlight the many facets of the Internet of Things.