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August 30th, 2016
 
 
Solving The Riddles Of The Universe Via China's Micius Satellite
The Micius was sending a green laser beam to the ground while the ground station was shooting a red laser to the satellite.
 
Panasonic Avionics Says No Missing Planes At Sea Ever Again
The aerospace unit of Japan's Panasonic has developed a new, satellite-based tracking application that can ensure no planes ever go missing at sea again.
 
A SpaceX Reusable To Boost SES-10 To GEO
The SES-10 satellite will be launched via a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.
 
On The Show Floor... SSPAs For 4K/8K Ultra HD Reveal From Advantech Wireless At IBC2016
They provide a 70 percent increase in linear transmit power, super high linearity and field proven reliability with a fraction of the size, weight and power.
 
Qualcomm Chats With Indian Powers-That-Be Regarding SATCOM Connectivity
The system will have cellular and WiFi connectivity so people will be able to use phones and tablets to obtain access to the Internet.
 
Phasor's Game Changing Technology To Be In The Spotlight At SMM Hamburg
Developments in Smart Shipping and Big Data are driving a technological revolution at sea enabling a vast array of cost savings and efficiency improving applications.
 
Small Footprint & High Power Delivered By Teledyne Paradise Datacom
Teledyne Paradise Datacom has added a new 500W solid state power amplifier (SSPA) to the firm's line of Compact Outdoor GaN SSPAs.
 
A MOOC From EUMETSAT — Monitoring The Oceans Health
The course is timed to coincide with the coming on stream of satellite data and products from the Sentinel-3A satellite.
 
CPI's ASC Signal Division's Contract Sends Its Spira-Cone™ Antennas To Indonesia
This model includes mode voting technology, which is widely used in non-commercial HF systems, and extends the use of that technology into the commercial sector.
 
NASA's Chandra Discovers A Record Breaking Galaxy Cluster And A Baby Boom Of Stars
“This galaxy cluster isn’t just remarkable for its distance, it’s also going through an amazing growth spurt unlike any we’ve ever seen.”
 
Europe's Sentinel Sats Provide Amazing Mapped Ground Movement Of Italian Earthquake.
“The InSAR data show that the earthquake has warped the Earth's surface by a maximum of 23cm..."