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June 2nd, 2015
 
 
A Thruster Contamination Will Delay The Launch Of NOAA's Jason-3 Satellite
Jason-3’s highly accurate altimetry measurements will be used for a variety of applications.
 
U.S.A.F. Space and Missile Systems Center ...Call For Proposals To Transition Off Russian Propulsion System
This solicitation is part of a comprehensive Air Force plan to transition off the Russian supplied RD-180 propulsion system
 
AAM Receives "Geospatial Solutions Company Of The Year" @ Geospatial World Forum
The awards at the Geospatial World Forum are conferred by an independent jury of world geospatial leaders selected by Geospatial Media and Communications.
 
Second Flight Test Set For NASA's Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator
Traveling at about three times the speed of sound, the vehicle’s inner-tube-shaped decelerator, called a supersonic inflatable aerodynamic decelerator, will inflate and slow the vehicle.
 
Ultra Electronics Holdings Buys Kratos' U.S. + U.K. Operations Of Electronic Products Division = $265 Million
for $260 million in cash to be paid at closing....
 
A Hubless VSAT Deal For PolarSat With An Asian Government Network
"This is also further evidence of the suitability of PolarSat’s full mesh hubless architecture to provide high reliability governmental networks."—Ron Mankarious, V.P., Sales and Marketing, PolarSat.
 
Ultra HD In The Immediate Plans For AsiaSat 4 Transmissions
"The adoption of UHD will continue to be driven by consumers’ increasing demand for improved picture quality for sports and movies."—William Wade, President + CEO, AsiaSat.
 
Newtec Communicates With ABS Satellite... Enables Smooth Dialog®
 ...[it] is unique in that it enables operators to build their network and diversify their services as their business grows and the market changes,”
 
Empowerment Via Gilat Satellite Networks + Inmarsat's Global Xpress
“This is a unique opportunity for fixed VSAT operators to deliver reliable, high-speed data to their customers.”—Rash Jhanjee, Head of GX Business Development + Strategy, Enterprise, Inmarsat.
 
Newtec + Vodafone...Trial Campaign Successful... Dialog® Communicates Clearly ...No Jitter
The tests leveraged multiple mobile traffic patterns which were delivered with exceeding quality of service...
 
Super-Powered, Million Dollar Plus Contract For Comtech Xicom Technology's Super-Power TWTAs...
"We believe this order is the first of many we expect to receive," said Dr. Stanton Sloane, President + CEO, Comtech Telecommunications Corp.
 
NASA's Terra Captures Stratovolcano In Japan... Ashes To Ashes They All Fall Down
The eruption forced more than 100 people to evacuate the island.
 
Polsteam Selects KVH's TracPhone® V7-IP... Answers All The Calls To Connectivity
KVH is the dominant player in the global maritime VSAT market, according to a recent industry report by Comsys.
 
 SNC's Dream Chaser® Manager, Steven Lindsey, Enjoys Another Dream ... U.S. Astromaut Hall Of Fame
Lindsey flew over 50 different types of aircraft, logging over 7,000 flight hours.
 
Marlink's New Approach... Sealink VSAT Is A SMARTconnect Hybrid Solution
With a service delivery independent of specific carriers, cost can be reduced and greater flexibility and control provided for the customer.
 
Marlink Gets Thumbs Up For Five More Years From DOF Group
On-going service development and customer support help secure new five year deal for entire fleet.
 
 
Voltage Analyzer Series Unveiled By Keysight Technologies
The Precision Current-Voltage Analyzer Series makes accurate and efficient current-voltage measurements that provide clear insight into the characteristics of a wide range of materials and devices.
 
New Partnership 'Tween Zenterio + Stream Group To Provide For New Content Delivery Solutions
"We are able to provide content providers and operators with the means to deliver popular and compelling services."—Jörgen Nilsson, CEO, Zenterio.
 
Getting Qualified For QML Class Q Are Microsemi's RT ProASIC3 FPGAs
Microsemi’s RT ProASIC3 FPGAs are the first devices of their type to provide space-flight hardware designers a radiation-tolerant, reprogrammable, non-volatile logic integration solution.