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June 1st, 2016
 
 
VSAT Network Services In Myanmar For SEANET Will Be Via AsiaSat 7
SEANET will be one of Myanmar’s pioneering operators offering broadband data services on an AsiaSat satellite.
 
Flight VA230 Is Now Integrated + Ready For Final Checkout By Arianespace
Both satellite passengers—EchoStar XVIII and BRIsat—have been installed on the heavy-lift vehicle.
 
SES-9 Is Ready To Serve + Capacity For Studiotech Poland
The new spacecraft will provide significant expansion capacity to serve the fast-growing video and mobility sectors across Northeast Asia, South Asia, India, Indonesia and the Philippines.
 
SpaceDataHighway Is Driving Home Its First Image...Enroute To Providing High Speed Laser Transmissions 
the SpaceDataHighway will be able to transfer high-volume information from Earth observation satellites, UAVs and surveillance aircraft, or even from a space station such as the ISS.
 
Newtec Dialog® To Play A Powerful Enterprise Services Role In Myanmar
Newtec will supply Com & Com in Myanmar with a highly scalable 4IF Newtec Dialog Hub and hundreds of Newtec MDM2200 and MDM3100 Satellite Modems.
 
On The Show Floor... AST Brings Portal Power To CommunicAsia2016
The new My AST Portal gives the customer the ability to create their own sub-accounts with access authorization controls.
 
RSCC Verifies A VYPER Is The Cure...TeamCast’s VYPER Satellite Modulators To Rejuvenate Space Communication Center
...it offers the flexibility and the performance-over-cost ratio ... Furthermore, it can easily be managed from their remote network control center...
 
A Hot Time For Orbital ATK's Antares Rocket's First Stage Propulsion System
Initial indications are that the test was fully successful.
 
On The Show Floor... SES Platform Services To Demo Products @ ANGA COM
Visitors to the booth will have the opportunity to participate in hands-on testing of demo versions of the products and hear about the latest, added functionalities.
 
Space Foundation To Honor Colorado Space Heroes
Anyone may submit a nomination for a Colorado "space hero" whose personal or professional contributions in space span a decade or more, and have lived or worked in Colorado.
 
Moving On Up... Stier Named As ILS Senior Director Of Sales
Stier is responsible for leading the sales and business development activities of Proton and Angara launch services for customers in the Americas region.
 
Smallsats Study To To Be Embarked Upon By Tyvak International SRL For ISS Inspection + Support
Tyvak International will serve as the prime contractor for the “Multi-Purpose CubeSat at International Space Station (ISS)” study.
 
Harris Completes Major Project Ahead Of Schedule... Enables Space-Based Global Air Traffic Surveillance Service
The 81 ADS-B payloads were completed ahead of schedule and represent the largest implementation of a hosted payload solution ever achieved.
 
 
DARPA Seeks The Ultimate In Making Satellite House Calls A Reality 
The concept of servicing satellites in space has been studied and talked about for decades... But now with government funding, the concept is moving closer to reality...
 
OneWeb Satellites + Airbus Defense and Space Forge Ahead Selecting Three Subcontractors To Supply 900 Satellites
The space segment of OneWeb will initially comprise a constellation of 648 operational satellites and replacement satellites, all of which will be identical.
 
KTsat Partners With SpeedCast To Provide A Global Broadband Service To 150 vessels
“We are delighted to see the growth of ourpartnership with KTsat, servicing Korean shipping customers."
 
Satellite Channels Stacking IC From MaxLinear To Support Global Invacom's Gateway Receiver Architecture
Global Invacom selected MaxLinear’s EN5520 digital channel stacking switch (dCSS) IC for use in their FibreIRS system.
 
Moving On Up... Picket Named As RigNet's New CEO + President
He will be based in Houston and succeeds Marty Jimmerson, who served as the interim CEO and President.