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August 31st, 2015
ILS' Proton M Does Its Job + Launches Inmarsat-5 F-3 ... First High-Speed Mobile Broadband Service w/Single Provider
I-5 F3 will cover the Pacific Ocean Region and will, 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.
U.S. Air Force + U.S. Navy Ready For Tuesday's Liftoff Of MUOS-4
This next generation narrowband satellite communications system will provide significantly improved and assured communications for mobile warfighters.
 Khrunichev Telecom Announces News Launch Info Center ... Rich In Information
Re: reception, documentation and visual presentation of information i.e. launches of Khrunichev-manufactured launch vehicles and status of payload injection into target orbits.
Galileo Satellites Prep For Ride On A Horse... Will Separate + Blast In Opposite Directions
...and have been designated "Alba" and "Oriana", continuing the naming process after children who won a painting competition organized by the European Commission in 2011.
Aquila Space Gets To The Core Of The Matter With Creonic
Creonic and Aquila Space are working on pushing the throughput above 300 Mbps.
Advantech Wireless Releases VR7400 VSAT Terminal For SatBroadcasting™
...optimized to achieve high-performance and quick response times, and are easy to configure and integrate with any video camera, encoder or decoder equipment. 
Integrasys Launches New + Improved Website
Integrasys was founded in 1990 by a group of Hewlett-Packard engineers developers of automated RF and microwaves test systems and software
EM Solutions It's A First ... A Diamond In The BUC
The first commercial shipments of the EM Solutions Diamond Series BUC family are underway as part of long-term supply agreements with...
Ethertronics Presents Prestta™ ... Off-The-Shelf, Ultra-Small, Octa-Band Embedded Antenna 
... new octa-band antenna extend beyond the design process and to end-users, helping to provide improved performance such as longer range, improved battery life, and higher data rates.
Air Asia Recovery Operations Afforded Connectivity By Thuraya
"Thuraya’s satellite solutions were critical in helping investigators quickly retrieve the plane’s black box to help them uncover the cause of the crash."—Robert Demers, V.P., Government Services, Thuraya.
An Enterprising Endeavor By Gilat For GeoTelecommunications
"Gilat's global experience and local presence in Russia have forged special relationships in the region."—Gregory Litinsky, Regional V.P. for Eurasia, Gilat.
Moving On Up... Goonhilly Gains Dr. Faulkes As The Chairman
GES Ltd has been announcing a string of positive developments since taking ownership of the Goonhilly site in January 2014.
Bridging With A Virtual Probe For Core Networks
“Virtualization of the VB330 functionality for data center applications provides the best of both worlds, spanning the requirements of operators in the IP and broadcast domains.”—Simon Frostad, Chairman, Bridge Technologies.
Garnering Great ViBE's From Thomson Video Networks @ IBC2015
"By adding HDR support for live content to our ViBE 4K, we have accomplished another industry first."—Eric Gallier, V.P., Marketing, Thomson Video Networks.
Lots Of Dialog From Newtec To Occur @ IBC2015
Leading industry players will be on hand to offer their impressions of the Newtec Dialog platform, which will include two references cases.
The ART of Delivering Ramadan Programming A ONE CONNXT Specialty
"With ONE CONNXT, whether you’re a 24x7 network or an occasional use content provider, your video transport doesn’t have to cost a lot.”—Dave Almstead, CEO, ONE CONNXT.
Bringing Their Product + Expertise To IBC2015 Is SatService GmbH
Company representatives will also be available for all questions concerning the equipment offered by the firm as well as discuss any applications and projects you may be seeking solutions for...
A Stellar Appearance @ IBC2015 By Spacepath Communications...
Applications cover all mission-critical segments including satellite newsgathering (DSNG), flyaway or truck-based systems, fixed Earth stations and military satellite communications.
Quintech XTREME 256 Matrix Switch Gains Industry Wide Acceptance Expansion By Reduction 
The XTREME 256 configurations provide 'Expansion by Reduction,' and greatly diminish plant footprint by at least 75 percent, while providing power savings of up to 85 percent.”
Two10degrees' Software Enabled Two Rowers To Dare To Dream ... A North Atlantic Row From The U.K. To The U.S.
They battled with bad weather, currents and survived boat capsizes during three big storms, which created winds up to 55 knots and waves exceeding 30 feet.