Current Satellite News
June 3rd, 2015
Lockheed Martin's MUOS-3 Satellite Gains Favor + Acceptance From U.S. Navy
“MUOS is a game-changer in communications for every branch of our military.”—Iris Bombelyn, V.P., Narrowband Communications, Lockheed Martin.
Moving Eumetsat's MSG-4 Satellite Launch Out A Few Days...
MSG-4 is the last of the MSG satellites resulting from the successful cooperation model with the European Space Agency (ESA).
ESA's Herschel Captures Gas + Dust Across The Milky Way... Longer Than 100 Light-Years + 10 Light Years Wide
Longer than 100 light-years, they are at most 10 light-years wide...
Arianespace Highlights Their APAC Market Intentions During CommunicAsia2015
"Our top-flight partnership with operators in the Asia-Pacific region keeps going from strength to strength, as we have signed five more contracts since the last edition of CommunicAsia."—Stéphane Israël, Chairman + CEO, Arianespace.
Comtech Xicom Telecommunications Is Bringing Their SSPA Technologies To IFE + Airborne Comms Via A New Order
This order is a major production award in the ever-growing commercial airborne market.
The Space Data Association's Two Newest Members...ORBCOMM + TÜRKSAT Agree w/Responsible Sharing Of Space
... "absolutely crucial to ensuring a safe and reliable space environment, especially as the space is becoming more and more crowded.”
A New KRYTAR Broadband Direction Coupler Debuts
This new coupler is uniquely designed for systems applications where external leveling, precise monitoring, signal mixing or swept transmission and reflection measurements are required.
RapidEye Imagery Solutions To Be Delivered To EarthSTAR By BlackBridge
"This association will bring great value to the end-users.”—Philippe Campenon, V.P., Sales, BlackBridge.
EUMETSAT + Signal Engineering ...Certifies OmniSat-3 Transmitter For High Data Rate DCP Through Meteosat Satellites
Transmitters apply Forward Error Correction (FEC) coding technology to reduce interference and, thereby, give a substantial system improvement.
Northrop Grumman's New VP + Program Manager Of Global Hawk... Not To Be Confused w/Rocker Mick Jagger
"Mick's promotion reflects the importance of the Global Hawk program to the corporation and its customer."
Northrop Grumman Names VP, Engineering + Global Product Development Of Aerospace Systems
[he] will lead a sector-wide effort to deliver more reliable, sustainable and affordable products for Northrop Grumman customers
ST Teleport + Telespazio Seal Partnership In Singapore ...Global Ku-Band Connectivity For Maritime Oil + Gas Customers
ST Teleport's MOG customers can now enjoy previously unavailable global Ku-band coverage, fast and uninterrupted data transmission, and global technical support regardless of where they or their assets are located in the world.
DVB Satellite Services From GSat Will Now Use TiVo's CubiTV Middleware
CubiTV features a highly intuitive interface that makes it easy for subscribers to navigate advanced TV functionality.
U.S. Forest Service Wildfire Fighting Now Has Latitude Technologies On Their Team + New User Tools Debut
The contract also includes the supply of Latitude's IONode lightweight flight data recorders to manage the aggregation and offload of all USFS-defined flight data feeds.