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November 30th, 2015
 
 
A "Cyber Monday" Smallsat Launch Special From Spaceflight
The company purchased a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket recently and initiated their Dedicated Rideshare Launch Services.
 
LISA Pathfinder Set For December 2 Launch
After launch, LISA Pathfinder will spend two weeks raising its orbit using a dedicated propulsion module, also built by Airbus Defence and Space, through six separate engine firings
 
World Radiocommunication Conference 2015 Clarity Of Vision + Irreplaceable Services Over Satellite = Global Connectivity
“These decisions provide the stability necessary for the entire satellite industry to fully leverage its strengths in support of the vision expressed by the WRC delegates.”
 
Developers Are Invited By Inmarsat To Attend IDC 16
The latest development opportunities are set to be unveiled at the industry event next year.
 
Here's Looking @ Earth — The Growth Of Nishinoshima
Over the past two years, that new island swallowed up its neighbor, and the merged island is now twelve times the size of the old island.
 
SkyVision Launches Two Broadcast Platforms...ABS-3A Satellite Delivers Comprehensive SD/HD Content To Africa
SkyVision boasts more than 10 satellite platforms and a network of high-capacity fiber optic cables via its gateways in Africa, Europe, North America and the Middle East...
 
Lebanese Red Cross... How A Cross + A SPOT Ensure Volunteers' Safety 
"...we will have the reassurance that our hard working team is safe and, if they are in life-threatening situations, they can press a single button and we can quickly respond and work with other emergency services to rescue them.”
 
Telesat's Senior VP, Corporate + Business Development Has Returned... He Will Also Serve On The Executive Committee
... was Telesat’s Vice President, Marketing, Corporate Development and Regulatory from 2007 to 2012.
 
Hughes DISD Teams Up w/Aussies... Tests Advanced TDMA Waveform In Talisman Sabre Exercises 
Hughes HX System with advanced waveform technology delivers higher performance satellite connectivity than ever before ...
 
SSPI's Inaugural Better Satellite World Awards Makes The Impossible Look Easy 
We make the impossible look easy on a daily basis.  We make amazing technical feats look commonplace. 
 
TerraSAR-X and RADARSAT-2 Improve North Canadian Region Monitoring For Emergency Response + Safety Operations 
...investigate the synergistic use of X- and C-band SAR-data for tactical ship route planning in Arctic Waters, its objective being to monitor the sea ice situation along shipping routes in the north.
 
GL Communications One Stop Solution For 10 Gbps Ethernet/IP Test Needs 
PacketExpert 10G™ provides comprehensive testing of 10 Gbps/1 Gbps Ethernet/IP networks.
 
The New Kyrion Encoder – Decoder Now Incorporates DVB-S2X
The new product offers value added features such as ultra-fast-boot, ABR output, and integrated Automatic Repeat reQuest (ARQ).
 
Cobham Antenna Systems Introduces ‘Universal’ Spring Mount Antenna Range 
This range of antennas is designed for applications where lives can depend on secure communications or where a loss of signal can result in severe financial implications.