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December 8th, 2015
 
 
Arabsat Clarifies Operational + Legal Issues Regarding The Company's Satellite Broadcasting Policies
Arabsat is taking this opportunity to address all mass media to ensure accuracy and credibility in dealing with any broadcast issues related to Arabsat satellites.
 
Galileo's Last Two... The End + The Beginning Of A Legacy As They Are Fired In Opposite Directions
Under civilian control, it will offer a guaranteed, high-precision positioning service and will end Europe’s dependence on the American GPS system.
 
Arianespace Marks Milestones... Last Launches Of The Year + Last Two Galileo Satellites To Soar
...pair was mated with their dispenser, which will deploy the satellites by firing a pyrotechnic system for separation in opposite directions at the orbital insertion point.
 
RSCC's Express-AM8 Satellite Now Has Capacity For Castor Networks
Castor Networks will use the capacity of two transponders on Express-AM8 satellite to provide communications services in the European, Latin American and Europe – African regions.
 
NSSLGlobal Becomes An Inmarsat VAR For Global Xpress
NSSLGlobal will now also be offering GX services to its customers in media, mining, oil and gas and multinationals.
 
Thuraya Celebrates The UAE's 44th National Day With Senior Citizens
Thuraya staff spent quality time with senior citizens discussing the nation’s innovative plans for the future and listening to tales of days gone by.
 
Globalstar's SPOT Chalks Up Four Thousand Rescues... A Life Saving Milestone
SPOT is currently being used by customers to initiate almost two rescues a day and delivers affordable location-based messaging and life-saving emergency notification technology to hundreds of thousands of users, completely independent of mobile phone coverage.
 
RigNet Welcomes New Senior VP + Chief Financial Officer... His Fiduciary Talents Go Far + Wide
"... serving as our next CFO, leading our accounting, treasury, tax, audit, financial planning, investor relations and supply chain functions..."
 
Ooredoo + Es’hailSat Collaborate = Satellite Communications Just Got Better For Qatar
 
Demand for VSAT services has risen sharply in recent years, particularly from businesses with operations in remote locations, such as deserts and coastal areas...
 
Indosat Ooredoo Gets Down To Business To Help Businesses Win in a Digital World
...believes that every business has the potential to be the game changer and change their business landscape.
 
Keysight Technologies Intros AXle Multi-Channel Streaming + Recording Capabilities
Enabled is multi-channel phase coherent digital down conversion (DDC) which has applications in 5G, Radar and SATCOM, and Aerospace & Defense.
 
Success For GMV With Their Organization At The GUC 2015 Users Conference
The conference dealt with issues such as automation of operations, fleet management, new technology applied to satellite and payload ground control systems, monitoring of space debris, network security and new challenges in the provision of flight dynamics solutions, especially in the use of electric propulsion.
 
Scene Sharp USA's Fuze Go® MS Sharp Software Signs On The First Reseller
Now users can also build analytical scripts that leverage the Fuze Go MS Sharp image fusion capability within the IMAGINE Spatial Modeler.
 
A Three Year Satellite Positioning Contract For Fugro
Fugro will supply PGS vessels with a number of completely independent Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS).
 
PTC + Bosch Software's Alliance Works For Integrating ThingWorx® Platform + Bosch IoT Suite
...tested the integrated technology stack .... wirelessly connecting tightening tools to operate seamlessly together on the factory floor.
 
Aireon To Provide Space Based Air Traffic Surveillance w/ South Africa...Majority Of Airspace Outside Of Any Coverage
Today, over 70 percent of the world’s airspace is outside of any real-time air traffic surveillance, limiting it to mainly terrestrial and densely populated areas.