Current Satellite News
October 13th, 2015
Thales Alenia Space Has Opened A New Cannes Production Facility
This production facility, intended for the integration and testing of optical observation instruments, complements the existing facilities in Cannes dedicated to optical observation programs.
Airbus Defence & Space Licking Their CHEOPS With Completed Milestone
One of the main objectives of CHEOPS is to determine the radii of planets with masses that are already known as a result of studies using ground-based observatories.
Orbital ATK Has A Module Completion For Cygnus
"We remain solidly on schedule to meet our CRS cargo requirements for NASA."—Frank Culbertson, President, Space Systems Group, Orbital ATK.
Harris Falcon Swoops Into EMEA
The radios will provide users with increased situational awareness and support high-bandwidth voice, video and data communications.
New Satellite Broadband Solution For German Communities Via Eutelsat Broadband + EUSANET
"The KA-SAT satellite is the ideal solution for those requiring high-speed broadband access out of the range of ADSL services.”—Udo Neukirchen, Managing Director, Eutelsat Germany.
Harris Radios + Battle Management Systems Making Their Way To Southeast Asian Nation
The radio systems will provide secure voice and data between fixed and tactical command posts and forward-deployed units.
Partners To Receive Nexgen Developer Kits From Iridium
Iridium will continue to work closely with each of the manufacturers to provide technical support and testing services throughout the development process.
Spaceflight's Good News For Kiwis... New Zealand Ground Station Open Joins Other Stations In Alaska + Washington
...operators can more rapidly access the data their satellites collect via Spaceflight’s network of ground stations.
Nexgen Upgrades For Globalstar Gateway Ground Stations To Be Implemented By Squire Technologies
The agreement represents the final significant ground network infrastructure component for Globalstar's next-generation of advanced IP-based satellite voice and data services.
Telenor Group's Changes... New International Footprint ... Stepping Into New Shoes For Executive Management Team
"Telenor provides Internet to almost 200 million subscribers and new customer needs are emerging."
NSSLGlobal Provides British Royal Navy + Royal Fleet Auxiliary w/WiFi... Enables BYOD Access
for the first time allow crew to use their personal devices to connect with friends and family through Internet services and applications.