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March 9th, 2016
 
 
Significant Throughput + Efficiency Gains With iDirect's New Universal Line Cards + 9-Series Remotes
Compatible with both Evolution® and iDirect Velocity™ networks, the ULCs deliver impressive gains in both performance and efficiency.
 
MUOS-5 By Lockheed Martin Has Been Delivered To Cape Canaveral AFS For A May Launch
The spacecraft will be the third MUOS satellite launched in a 16-month span, a cadence that demonstrates the production line concept put into place for the delivery of this five-satellite build.
 
SSL Reports That The Post-Launch Maneuvers For EUTELSAT 65 West A Are All In Order
EUTELSAT 65 West A will provide service in Brazil and across Latin America.
 
STN Named By WTA As This Year's Independent Teleport Operator Of The Year
STN is honored to receive such a prestigious award by such a respected association, committees, and industry members.
 
Arianespace's Tally Of Ariane 5 Mission Add Up To Major Accomplishments
“It was for me the first launch as CEO of Eutelsat, so as you could imagine, it was a very intense moment—and a great success!”
 
UHP Networks' Next Generation HTS-Ready VSAT Solution... Disruptive Innovations 
UHP-HTS responds to this challenge by offering a uniquely efficient way of delivering hundreds of Megabits of data to remote VSAT terminals.
 
Datum Systems M7 Modem Platform Now Has Expanded Capablities
The new cards allow use of higher order modulation schemes to deliver up to 350 Mbps of IP throughput, and support advanced features such as ACM and Smart Carrier Cancelling.
 
ETL Systems Launch A Matrix... An L-Band Hurricane
The matrix is also designed so that it does not need to be re-booted in the event of any failure. 
 
USG SATCOM To Be Supported By Kratos' RT Logic
This is the third task order against a $49 million firm fixed price, IDIQ, single contract award to the company announced last year.
 
The German Military SATCOM System Will Be Operated By Airbus Defence & Space For The Next Seven Years
Airbus Defence and Space has been operating the SATCOMBw system since 2006.
 
To Address The Growing Network Complexities Of Satellite Service Providers, Agilis Offers A New Solution
The intelligent features of the Agilis RealTime Advisor™ enable proactive network management.
 
Crystal's New NMS Debuts
Citrine v7.5 features a number of exciting upgrades for improved efficiency and greater operator control.
 
C-COM Has An Antenna Epiphany With Avanti Communications
The test was performed by a leading European C-COM partner, Primetech UK.
 
MoU 'Tween Inmarsat + Turksat Formalizes Their Strategic Partnership
With today’s signing of the strategic partnership agreement, Inmarsat becomes the preferred mobile satellite communications provider for Turksat.
 
Analysis Of UltraHD Offered In Upcoming NSR Report
NSR explores the end-user requirements, ecosystem development, cost considerations and business model options for satellite operators and video platforms alike.
 
O3b + SpeedCast Sign Agreement = Bring Connectivity To Atolls + Islands Of The Republic of Kiribati
...higher throughput O3b service will transform the island nation providing connectivity equivalent to long-haul fiber, while avoiding the exorbitant cost of laying an undersea cable to the island. 
 
 
Industrial IoT Markets Now Have A New Ku-Band Platform Available From TSAT
TSAT 4000 Ku-band hub and terminals are built for narrowband data connectivity and applications in rugged and remote environments.