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November 17th, 2015
 
 
SSPI Requesting Your Invaluable Assistance In Formulating The Satellite Industry Workforce Study...
You probably receive many survey requests and ignore them. However, this one is about your career and your industry and only takes about 15 minutes required to complete. 
 
NEOSAT Program Development Contracted To Airbus Defence & Space By European Space Agency
Airbus Defence and Space will draw on an extensive network of industrial partners from across Europe to develop and provide this product line.
 
NASA Kennedy Space Center + ViaSat Engineers Restoring SLS Tracking Antenna
The S-band portion of the microwave spectrum combines command, voice and television signals though a single antenna.
 
ABS Fleet Is Going Mobile
The new mobile application features ABS satellite fleet, services, ground infrastructure, company information and an augmented reality sat-finder.
 
United States Geological Survey (USGS) Obtains SATCOM Net From Signal Mountain Networks + Hughes
Signal Mountain and Hughes are enabling this mission by providing USGS with a robust, resilient, and fully managed private satellite network.
 
Dialog Between Newtec + Liquid Telecom Will Result In African VSAT Services
Liquid Telecom will use the Newtec Dialog platform to expand its service portfolio towards new markets.
 
Moving On Up... AIAA Appoints Gough As Chair Of The CMSTC Media Relations Subcommittee
The activities of the CMSTC are varied and, as the name suggests, are largely technical in nature.
 
Australian Roadshow A Continuing Success for Inmarsat, Applied Satellite Technology Solutions + Pacific Data Systems
The talks include specialists from Inmarsat, Cobham (one of their key hardware manufacturers) and Australian-based SCADA specialists Pacific Data Systems (PDS).
 
National Space Society Urges Obama To Sign The Financial Commercial Space Launch Competitiveness Act
One hurdle remains for the CSLCA—signing by President Obama.
 
Cameroon Connectivity Brought To Fruition Via Spacecom's AMOS-5 Satellite
Spacecom's hybrid solution for broadband provision is based on satellite broadband downlink and GSM uplink which enables low cost entry setup.
 
Satellite Industry Association Commends US House Of Representatives For Passage Of SPACE Act Of 2015
The indemnification provision was included as a part of the Spurring Private Aerospace Competitiveness and Entrepreneurship (SPACE) Act of 2015.
 
NSR... The Financial Impact Of A Capacity Explosion + A Pricing Apocalypse
Cisco announced that global cloud traffic is expected to increase to 8.6 zettabytes by 2019, with 1 zettabyte equal to 1,000 terabytes.
 
SSPI's Winners Of Better Satellite World Awards ... Make This World A Much Better Place
...honor established companies and disruptive innovators for making our world a more prosperous, healthier, better-educated, more sustainable and inclusive home for all humankind.
 
OHB To Offer Speakers + Product Displays During Space Tech Expo Europe
OHB SE will be holding lectures and presentations in the “Industry” and “Technology” segments.
 
Business Aviation To Glean High Speed Connectivity Via Astronics AeroSat + Panasonic Avionics Technologies
The partnership connects Astronic’s unmatched, tail-mounted SATCOM solution to Panasonic’s Global Communications Services network.
 
Satellite Switch Supply Cemented Into Place For COM DEV International
This new contract assures COM DEV of $8.5 million of switch orders over the two-year duration of the agreement.
 
An MoU Signed Between EARSC + ASAS Regarding Policy Issues
Periodic exchanges and meetings will be organized between ASAS and EARSC secretariat with a regular exchange at EARSC board level.
 
PCI Geomatics Webinar To Present DEM Extraction Techniques From SAR Imagery
The focus of this webinar will be on a case study done over Santorini, Greece.
 
Brüel & Kjær's New Family Of Triaxial Accelerometers... Choose Your Axial For Tough Design + Wider Frequency Range
They are nine times less sensitive to temperature fluctuations and 20 times less sensitive to base bending. 
 
DataMiner's Vote Of Confidence For Two Million East Africans ... Selected To Manage Hhybrid STB Services 
...has been selected by a major service provider to manage a new network of interactive set-top boxes spanning across one of Africa’s biggest markets.