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June 8th, 2016
 
 
Arianespace Sets New Launch Date For Flight VA230
As a result of this anomaly, Arianespace has decided to postpone the Flight VA230 launch.
 
Launch Is On For INTELSAT 31 Thursday... After Explanation Of ILS Proton Delay Cause
The ground system was wrongly identified as the cause of today’s delay. The flight connector issue has been resolved and the vehicle cleared for flight.
 
NOAA + AeroVironment Puma AE UAS Depended Upon Inmarsat SATCOM For Constant Connectivity
Inmarsat’s SATCOM services served as the sole link to NOAA operations and their families.
 
ESA's LISA Pathfinder's Mission Receives Raving Review + 'Exceeds Expectations'
the two cubes at the heart of the spacecraft are falling freely through space under the influence of gravity alone, unperturbed by other external forces, to a precision more than five times better than originally required.
 
MOU For SATCOM Services Signed Between Es'hailSat + Qatar Civil Aviation Authority
Es’hailSat and QCAA also agreed to cooperate in joint investments in Earth Observation (EO) satellites... 
 
NATO Naval Comms Systems Completed By Hiltron Communications
Ship to shore communication is a vital aspect of naval operation and is much easier to achieve using satellite links than traditional radio technology.
 
NGA's GEOINT Will Continue To Receive MDA Support
MDA’s sophisticated software identifies changes in land-cover that persist regardless of seasonal changes or weather effects.
 
Former CSA Executive To Head UN's Committee On The Peaceful Uses Of Outer Space
Dr. Kendall has nearly 40 years of experience in the space sector.
 
Phased-Array Beamforming Software Arrives From Keysight Technologies
his kit provides system architects in SATCOM, 5G and Radar/EW with the essential tools to evaluate phased array and beamforming subsystems.
 
Satellite IoT — A Free, Informative Webinar
Integrating higher-end satellite connectivity with cellular and other technologies is becoming far easier to accomplish.
 
The TIA + IoT: Business Leaders Survey Available
TIA concludes that IoT is set to become a mainstream enterprise element by 2019.
 
Global Maritime Network Beefed Up By SpeedCast
SpeedCast is now operating a global VSAT network with more than 90 satellite beams.
 
First To Broadcast 4K Premium TV Content From beIN Sports For MENA Viewers Via Es'hailSat Hotspot
Es’hailSat and beIN will be the first in the MENA region to transmit Live 4K sports to consumers via satellite.
 
Inmarsat Provides PressReader's Remote Readers With An All-You-Can-Read Newspaper + Magazine Service
PressReader partners with Inmarsat to bring premium newspapers and magazines to some of the world’s most remote and inaccessible locations.
 
Bayer Wants to Use Super-Powered Satellites to Improve Farming
Bayer’s ultimate goals aren’t yet fully explained, as the news signals the start of a partnership that may eventually bear fruit via Bayer’s Digital Farming Initiative, but the company offered a couple of potential examples of what could come.
 
Marlink Unveils Global Sealink VSAT Via Smaller Ku-Band Antennas
Sealink VSAT using 60 cm antennas introduces users to a true maritime broadband experience.
 
Tracking Transported Goods Is Good Business, As Indicated In New ABI Research Report
Sophisticated goods tracking technologies mitigate cargo theft...