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September 15th, 2015
 
 
SatNews Publishers Is On The Road Again ... More Contacts Today @ IBC...The Beat Goes On
always a terrific opportunity to network, reconnect with friends, enjoy parties and learn the latest news about the satellite industry
 
A Moving Experience For Airbus Defence & Space's Skynet 5A Satellite
Airbus Defence and Space owns and operates the hardened Skynet X-band satellite constellation of eight satellites and the ground network to provide all Beyond Line Of Sight (BLOS) communications to the UK Ministry of Defence.
 
Russia's Express AM8 Launches With A Spread Of Two Big Footprints 
Express AM8 will provide fixed and mobile communication services, as well as broadcast services for digital television and radio, plus data transmission, high-speed Internet access and secure government communications.
 
Bringing NASA's New HD Channel To North America Is Harmonic Via SES' AMC-18
SES unveiled the Ultra HD platform together with Harmonic at the NAB Conference in April.
 
Moving On Up — Rigolle Named CEO Of LeoSat Enterprises
“LeoSat has formulated a unique proposition to address real market needs of business customers around the globe, utilizing key attributes of low latency, high throughput and security."—Mark Rigolle, CEO, LeoSat Enterprises.
 
Thales Alenia Space + ESA Sign Contract... Are Ready To Race w/Telecommunications Platforms At The Starting Blocks
"We have started proposing Spacebus Neo to the market and the positive feedbacks of our commercial customers on this product are the proof that..."
 
SSPI's Asks You ... How Satellites Make A Better World ... Awards Will Be In London
...innovators for using satellite applications to make our world a more prosperous, healthier, better-educated, more sustainable and inclusive home for all humankind.
 
Harris Wins Again $13 Million Contract w/Air National Guard ... Radios For Wartime + Domestic Emergencies
"This system is the first TACP networked solution in a vehicle."
 
Diving Into OTT Is ONE CONNXT... Solution On Display @ IBC2015
"Now quality video transport to distribution platforms is available at the most cost effective price point.”—Dave Almstead, CEO, ONE CONNXT.
 
The European Satellite Market's Transition Capacity Challenges Examined By NSR
While most of the spectrum over Western Europe is utilized, Eastern Europe still has room for growth, although the bulk of supply is through operators either of Russian origin or targeting Russian demand.
 
iDirect Government's Fuchs To Speak @ ISR Automation Symposium
Fuchs will address overall challenges of airborne communications—small antennas, high speeds, Doppler compensation; and worldwide coverage.
 
Webinar From Avascent + AIA Will Dig Into The International Commercial Satellite Markets
Global commercial satellite industry trends will be discussed by a panel of subject-matter experts.
 
A New Earth Station Design Is Produced By General Dynamics SATCOM Technologies For PASCOM In Chile
"The result is a sophisticated Earth station antenna that can simultaneously support direct broadcast satellite transmissions as well as fixed satellite transmissions over the Ku-band."—Tim Shroyer, CTO, SATCOM Technologies.
 
SATCOM Training, Talia-Style, With GVF
“Having a Talia HOST examiner adds value internally, but most importantly for our customers and partners."—Jack Buechler, V.P., Business Development, Talia.
 
Showing Off Their Satellite Tech Is TeamCast @ IBC2015
The Vyper pre-correction solution and their Jupiter board are being demo'd at TeamCast’s Stand #2.B51.