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February 18th, 2016
SmallSat Symposium Sells Out... Completely...
All of the available attendee seating has been booked and registrations are now closed.
SpeedCast + Gazprom Space Systems Partner =  Expansion Communication Services For Africa's Energy Sector 
“We are always searching for the best solutions for our customers in the key countries in which they operate...”
NSR’s Satellite Capacity Pricing Index- Q1 2016... How Much Does Satellite Capacity Really Cost?
... offers a comprehensive and unbiased understanding of why satellite capacity pricing is evolving as it is, and where it may go in the future.
GVF + Informa Go Global... Provide Programs To Highlight Synergies Of Wireless + Satellite
"... will enable us to heighten awareness of synergistic services that can bridge the “Digital Divide” for billions of people.” 
Iridium Gets Pushy ... Push-to-Talk Pushes To Expand Distribution Network To Reach Anywhere On Earth
“Our customers serve in military and defense positions, and require reliable and durable communications tools for use in any and all environments..."
C-COM Ka-band Antennas Head North ... Now Certified For Canada
With Galaxy’s service offering, mobile clients in the Canadian Arctic can now have access to a network that can deliver 5 Mbps down and 2 Mbps up, rivaling speeds available in more southern locations of the country.
Iridium Selected By US DoD = $8.57 Million For Gateway Modernization Enhancements + Improve Network To Prep For Iridium NEXT
that will improve network effectiveness, enhance performance and enable continued preparation efforts for its next-generation, global satellite constellation, Iridium NEXT.
Andy Weir Takes Space Foundation's Douglas S. Morrow Public Outreach Award...The Martian 
For his achievement in reigniting popular interest in human spaceflight, Andy Weir has been selected the 2016 recipient of the Douglas S. Morrow Public Outreach Award.
Advantech Wireless... Now Open For Business w/US Headquarter's Office 
“As a global company we are committed to exceeding our customer’s expectations..."
NovelSat Introduces A New Generation... NovelSat NS4 Delivers Higher Spectral Efficiency ... Boosts Capacity
NovelSat NS4 delivers up to 22 percent higher spectral efficiency compared with DVB-S2X, the industry’s current satellite transmission standard.
Airbus Defence and Space Hires OHB Sweden To Run Gamut Of Test Activities For NASA’s Orion Space Vehicle 
"OHB Sweden has in recent years built a strong expertise in assembly, integration and test of propulsion systems and the company is today a recognized supplier..."
Ferry Service ... Optus Satellite + Electrotech Deliver Digital Connectivity To Spirit Of Tasmania 
Optus Satellite and Electrotech provide two pronged on-the-move consumer and enterprise solution.
Hughes Mines Point-To-Point Satellite Links For MSHA Mine Emergency Operations
Hughes is providing point-to-point satellite links for mobile site-to-site communications that satisfies low latency requirements for MSHA’s high-priority network traffic/applications.
 LizardTech®'s White Paper... 12 Hidden Gems In GeoExpress® Software
has published a white paper showing users how to access 12 little-known geospatial data manipulation tools inside its popular GeoExpress® software.