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July 15th, 2015
 
 
UPDATE: It Takes A Team... Four Agencies That Made Launch Of U.S.A.F.'s GPS IIF-10 A Success
The signals are so accurate that time can be measured to within a millionth of a second, velocity within a fraction of a mile per hour, and location to within feet.
 
Europe Steps Closer To Advanced Aviation Safety Via ESA's Iris Precursor With Inmarsat Partnership
"This project will unlock the full potential of the aviation industry in the region and serve as a model for efficiently and effectively managed airspace for the rest of the world.”—Leo Mondale, President, Inmarsat Aviation.
 
Raung Regurgitates
Mount Raung is a stratovolcano that has erupted at least 13 times in the past 25 years, according to records kept by the Smithsonian Global Volcanism program.
 
Iridium Communications Nothing Small About This Compact Antenna Test Range... Passes Milestone
The CATR testing is a key milestone in ensuring full satellite functionality in preparation for network deployment.
 
Thuraya Telecommunications' Bundle Of Joy...Connectivity For Le$$ 
without the worry of over-spending on company budgets, thanks to the new 75MB data bundles which include three convenient options. 
 
Vanguard... Taking Asteroid 'Bennu's' Temperature... Delivers Second Major Component for OSIRIS-REx
... will conduct surveys to map mineral and chemical abundances and to take the asteroid Bennu’s temperature.
 
Gilat's Webinar Helps... It's Not A Fun Game When It's A Game Changer
In this webinar we will discuss how satellite backhaul answers these challenges, and allows MNOs to maintain their competitive advantage.
 
Indra Completes Project... Opens Doors Of Space Center In Torrejón de Ardoz
This step represents the successful completion of the main ground segment element.
 
Public Private Partnership Penned By ESA + Inmarsat
The ICE PPP will offer industry an opportunity to propose innovative technologies and solutions that could enhance and expand the capabilities of mobile satellite communications, including associated products and services.
 
Satcom Global + Broadband Satellite Services Appoints Non-Executive Chairman... He Comes w/Wealth Of Experience
this past year the Satcom Global brand expands into the Russian satellite communications market, and increases their market penetration across Australia...
 
Horizontal Wind Model Improves... Combines 73 Million Independent Observations From 44 Instruments Over Last 60 Years 
The improved HWM pulls together 73 million independent observations from 44 different instruments obtained over the last 60 years...
 
New Service Pack For Geomatica 2015 Is Released by PCI Geomatics
“The service pack will install seamlessly on top of our customer’s existing Geomatica 2015 software, without the need to re-license."—David Piekny, Product Marketing Manager, PCI Geomatics.
 
Bringing Forth Product For Attendee Perusal @ IBC2015 Is Artel Video Systems
At IBC2015, Artel will demonstrate the integration of and interoperability between the DigiLink media transport platform and newly acquired Fiberlink®, Copperlink™, and Scan Do® product lines.
 
Launching New Products @ IBC2015 Is Cobham Tactical Communications & Surveillance
"These new products could potentially rewrite the book on wireless transmitters and are probably the most powerful devices we have ever produced."—JP Delport, Head of Broadcast Sales, Cobham.
 
Call For Entries Issued By HISPASAT For Their K International Festival
The five winning films will be shown at the closing night ceremony, held on November 12, 2015, at the Callao cinema in Madrid.
 
Globecast's Demo Plans For IBC2015
Globecast will have a team of experts on hand throughout the show to help broadcasters find the best solution to support their business needs.