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March 23rd, 2016
 
 
The Philippines Diwata Smallsat Heading To The ISS Aboard Orbital ATK's Cygnus
The expectation is that Diwata will remain in orbit for about 20 months and will capture an average of 3,600 high-resolution images of the Philippines daily.
 
Aerojet Rocketdyne Has The Power To Propel The Payload...Propulsion Delivers Precious Supplies To International Space Station
“The thrusters that fire on the spacecraft require pinpoint accuracy in order to help it berth with the International Space Station.”
 
Moving On Up... Kay Sears Named As Veep Of Strategy + Biz Development For The Space Systems Business Interests
Sears will be responsible for leading business growth through a comprehensive strategy to develop new markets and strengthen partnerships with existing customers.
 
Orbital ATK's Fifth Cygnus Cargo Mission Heads To ISS—With In-Space Experiments Planned
This launch marks the beginning of the company’s fifth operational cargo resupply mission (OA-6) for NASA, and the first Cygnus to conduct scientific experiments onboard the spacecraft.
 
A True Sense Of Participation For EARSC With GEO
EARSC is a partner of EU framework programs such ConnectinGEO and GEOCradle which support the activities of GEO.
 
A Thumbs Up For Airbus Defence & Space's JWST Instruments
These instruments have just passed with flying colors an extensive series of tests in preparation for their integration on the telescope itself and the launch of JWST in 2018.
 
AsiaSat Leases Sony Pictures Networks India's C-Band Transponder On AsiaSat 7
The AsiaSat 7 capacity will support SPN’s expansion of SD and HD television services in India.
 
Globecomm Reporting Rapid Rise For Their Globecomm VSAT Offerings
Globecomm VSAT, powered by iDirect is a high-capacity satellite solution designed to deliver ‘industrial strength’ connectivity to fixed and mobile assets on a global basis.
 
 Integrated Spectrum Analyze Incorporated Into DEV's L-Band Matrix Switch
The Integrated Spectrum Analyzer makes the Matrix Switch even more attractive and is available as an option.
 
Harris CapRock Is The One...Transocean's Fleet Enlists Harris CapRock One In A Multi Year Contract 
“Harris CapRock is providing us with a complete communications solution founded on breakthrough technology that delivers robust, always-on service anywhere in the world,”
 
ORBIT Communication Systems Introduces Their Airborne Stabilized VSAT Antenna System
Designed to accommodate the regional and global coverage needs of the airborne communication market, the low-weight AirTRx™ 60 is built to empower critical applications.
 
RAPID Advances In Malaysia's Jungles Demo'd By Astrosat
RAPID is a technology solution that maximizes practical use of ‘downstream’ data, i.e., data taken from orbiting satellites, for the use of first responders in disaster relief.
 
Yahlive Number One Across The Farsi-Speaking Community
Yahlive’s market share increased from 20 to 34 percent between 2014 and 2015 among the wider Farsi-speaking population.
 
SMi To Present Military SSA In London
This event—Military Space Situational Awareness 2016—will bring together Military Space users and private industry specialists from around the world.