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August 17th, 2015
 
 
Inmarsat's Global Xpress' Three Musketeers, As Third + Final Inmarsat-5 F3 Readies For Launch
...together with Inmarsat-5 F1 and Inmarsat-5 F2, create the world’s first globally available, high-speed mobile broadband service, delivered through a single provider.  
 
TV Content To Sub-Saharan Africa To Be Delivered By SES Platform Services To StarTimes
“We want TV audiences in Africa to perceive StarTimes as a reliable DTH platform operator."—Pang Xinxing, Chairman + President, StarTimes Group.
 
Images Captured By Satellites Reveal Limited Light @ Night In ISIS-Controlled Regions Of The Middle East
The city light data were acquired from the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) sensor on the NASA/NOAA Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (NPP) satellite.
 
Change Of Command For 14th Air Force + JFCC @ Vandenberg Air Force Base
"The area of responsibility for the people in this room is 73 trillion cubic miles and you are the best in the world at what you do."—U.S. Air Force Gen. John E. Hyten, commander, AFSPC.
 
Rockwell Collins' ARINC UrgentLink Provides One Button Touch, Even Inside Disaster Site
“ARINC UrgentLink is the first network capable of providing reliable communications coverage, even inside the area most directly impacted by the disaster.”
 
ESA’s Rosetta Witness To A Comet's Closest Approach To The Sun 
...the comet is spewing up to 300 kg of water vapor, roughly the equivalent of two bathtubs, every second.
 
Israel + U.S. Agree To Monitor + Prevent Space Collisions
As a result, vast space has become relatively “crowded,” so the objects must be monitored in an ongoing and efficient way to prevent accidents.
 
SES Techcom Services + POST Telecom Meet In The Clouds ... ICT Solutions Worldwide
“The partnership with POST Telecom is particularly exciting as it enables the two organizations to jointly develop and commercialize satellite- and cloud-based communication services."
 
LEADER Appoints A New Leader... He Is The European Regional Development Manager
"He joins at a time of great opportunity as the industry embraces higher display standards and the increasing use of IP-based signal distribution.”
 
DataMiner Is CSI Awards Finalist ... “Best Monitoring Or Network Management Solution”
The CSI Awards, now celebrating their 13th year, has experienced the highest number of entries on record, making it an even greater achievement to be shortlisted this year.
 
IBCs' International Honor For Excellence 2015 Is Armed For The Future ... ARM Takes A Bow  
By 2002 a billion ARM RISC cores were made; by 2013 that had grown to a staggering 50bn.
 
NSR’s Government + Military Satellite Communications, 12th Edition Provides A Roadmap So You Don't Get Lost
... the longest-running report on the government and military satellite communications market provides an in-depth view at the drivers, regional trends, and capacity demand through 2024.
 
Berg Insight... Sights Popularity Of Cellular + Satellite Connectivity In Oil + Gas
The installed base of wireless M2M devices in the oil & gas industry to reach 1.25 million by 2019
        
 
Near Earth's Space 2.0 Summit Is A First ... Brings Together A Plethora Of Possibilities
Many factors are converging to upend old business models and technologies.
 
AGI Offers Free Virtual STK Fundamentals Training + Certification ... Win-Win
...free 2D and 3D modeling environment used by engineers, mission analysts, operators and decision-makers from more than 700 global organizations to model complex systems...
 
Calrec Climbs Aboard Timeline Television's UHD1 4K/UHD OB Truck
The Artemis console easily processes 5.1 audio and offers exceptional redundancy.