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August 19th, 2015
 
 
Financing Now Completed By Avanti Communications For The HYLAS 4 Satellite
The majority of the satellite’s capacity will serve high-growth markets in Africa.
 
Aerojet Rocketdyne Takes Its Green To The Machine ... Ships Propellent For NASA's Future Spacecraft To Ball Aerospace
“This new technology offers longer mission durations, additional maneuverability, increased payload space and simplified launch processing for future spacecraft.”
 
Today, Final Hours Before Countdown ...Arianespace's Launch Of Two Sats, EUTELSAT 8 West B + Intelsat 34
EUTELSAT 8 West B and Intelsat 34 will be the 513th and 514th satellites launched by Arianespace.
 
JAXA's Successful Launch  ... A Stork Brings Emergency Supplies To The ISS
JAXA and NASA teams adjusted the cargo manifest to deliver additional food supplies and critical components lost in the failure of the seventh SpaceX commercial resupply services mission.
 
Upcoming: AIAA's First Ever SATCOM Engineering Tech Conference To Be Held In Australia
The world’s largest technical society dedicated to the global aerospace profession is The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, and the organization selected the Gold Coast in Queensland Australia as the destination.
 
Nominations Are Now Open For SSPI's Better Satellite World Awards
The Better Satellite World Awards are another step in our effort to tell the satellite story to potential customers, policymakers and the next generation.”—Robert Bell, Executive Director, SSPI.
 
A SHARP Agreement With KYMETA Keys In On Flat Panel Satellite Antennas
“Three years of intensive collaboration with SHARP have led us to a product design that can be manufactured utilizing SHARP’s existing production capabilities."—Dr. Nathan Kundtz, CEO, Kymeta.
 
Free Registration For IBC2015 Is About To End...
An unmissable line-up of speakers in the IBC Conference and exciting new products on the show floor—IBC2015 is bigger and better than ever.
 
Indigenous Children In Remote Global Regions Get Connected Via NewCom International + Kidnected World
“We are also giving them a way to share their knowledge and way of life with the world.”—Dora Mejia, VP, Sales + Business Development, NewCom International
 
Multiple AsiaSat Transponders Leased By Aircom Pacific
"The airline industry is intensely competitive. In-flight entertainment and connectivity will be the key for airlines to achieve differentiation and to boost passenger loyalty."—Alan Gallant, CMO, Aircom Pacific.
 
Satellite Solutions Worldwide's Acquisition Of Sat2Way Enables Those In The 'Netherlands' To Finally Enjoy Broadband
"Following this acquisition, France is now our second biggest market after the UK, and we expect to expand further there in due course."
 
Iveda +  Vietnam-Based FPT Telecom Provide Home Automation In The Cloud 
IvedaHome gives the consumer alerts, video access and remote control from their smartphone or tablet.
 
Great Danes ... Create Spacecraft Built Entirely By University Team With ESA Support
AAUSAT5 will be deployed into orbit around Earth, marking the first ESA student CubeSat mission ever launched from the ISS: the pilot project of ESA’s ‘Fly Your Satellite from the ISS!’ education program.
 
GAO... Once Again Results Of Findings ...FAA Integrates UAS Flights Into National Airspace
Unlike in the United States, countries GAO examined—Australia, Canada, France, and the United Kingdom—have well-established UAS regulations