Current Satellite News
September 9th, 2015
Arianespace Readies For Tomorrow's Night Launch, Dramatic Send Off Of Soyuz Mission For European Galileo Constellation
Approval for the nighttime liftoff was given at the conclusion of today’s Launch Readiness Review, which verified the “go” status of Soyuz
Avanti + GRC Bringing K-Band Connectivity To Assist With Mission Critical Comms
“Avanti’s satellite technology has integrated seamlessly with our most popular products, Scytale and Scytale Lite."—Tony Talbot, Technical Sales Manager, GRC.
Inmarsat Partners Up With Rolls Royce For Autonomous Ship Project
"Fleet Xpress will enable the ship-to-shore communications required to support the remote control functionality fundamental to the realization of the autonomous ship."—Ronald Spithout, President, Inmarsat Maritime.
Seven Pieces Rather Than 18 Make For A Far Less Weighty Orion Spacecraft
The test flight will send Orion into lunar distant retrograde orbit—a wide orbit around the moon that is farther from Earth than any human-rated spacecraft has ever traveled.
NordNet Bringing Gilat's SkyEdge II-c Kits To France For HTS Internet Access
Gilat's SkyEdge II-c consumer kits will be part of Nordnet's "Star" package.
KVH Introduces Second Gen Mini-VSAT Broadband 2.0 ... Bandwidth Management By User + Vessel
“Already, more ships rely on KVH’s mini-VSAT Broadband network than the next two VSAT providers combined*"
C-COM's Ka-Band On-The-Move Antenna ... A Master In Motion...iNetVu® inMotion
The iNetVu® inMotion antenna opens up land-based COTM markets such as buses, trains, military vehicles and many others which require Broadband Internet via satellite while on the move.
Talia Dialogs w/Newtec + Decides To Choose... Newtec Dialog® To Expand + Target Specific Markets
Talia is utilizing the Newtec Dialog platform to address needs identified in specific target markets, including enterprise, oil and gas and construction sectors.
World Teleport Association Announces Certification + Beta Program @ IBC
Modeled on data center certification, it classes ground segment operations into tiers, from Tier 4 (the highest) to Tier 1. vv
Radio Holland Brings Northern Sea Route Ku-Band Coverage
The VSAT network of Radio Holland provides reliable communication connections for crew, captain and other users on board.