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October 13th, 2016
 
 
A Lockheed Martin Oldie, But A Goodie, Supports Cold Comms For The National Science Foundation At The South Pole
A Lockheed Martin-built satellite within the Defense Satellite Communications System (DSCS) recently acquired a new mission, to support this National Science Foundation’s (NSF) station at the South Pole.
 
International Launch Services To Move New EUTELSAT Satellite To Slot
The shared launch on Proton Breeze M will carry the EUTELSAT 5 West B satellite, built on Orbital ATK’s GEOstar ™ satellite platform, with an Airbus Defence and Space-built payload stacked on top of Orbital ATK’s MEV-1 spacecraft.
 
United Launch Alliance and Boeing Reveal Atlas V's New Skirt & Improves Starliner's Service Module
“This configuration is unique because it combines the Atlas V launch vehicle without a payload fairing with Boeing’s Starliner capsule, resulting in different aerodynamic interactions.”  
 
CNES' President Le Gall Also Becomes The President Of IAF
Jean-Yves Le Gall, CNES President, was inaugurated as the President of the International Astronautical Federation.
 
InfoSat-Laos Give 'em What They Want... Launches New DTH TV Platform On THAICOM 8
Thaicom Public Company Limited and InfoSat-Laos states it includes the launch of its new DTH platform on the THAICOM 8 satellite.  
 
Exploding Frequency Ranges & Bandwidths To Be Tackled In New Keysight Technologies Free Webcast
Keysight Technologies will cover the latest cmWave and mmWave scenarios at 28, 73 and up to 110 GHz.
 
Asia Is Now All Wrapped Up By PlanetObserver
Satellite images are assembled and processed homogeneously with high quality color balance.
 
A HALO For Equinix Bestowed By Laser Light Global
This all optical hybrid global network, when deployed at DC11, will find Laser Light then commencing installation, testing and demonstration of their laser communications and SD-WAN equipment.
 
NSS Joins In Reach For The Stars... National Rocket Competition STEM Challenge
The winners get to conduct a victory launch of their rockets from Homer Hickam Field
 
SES And ESMT Take Satellite Installation To New Heights With SES ELEVATE
The unlimited Internet connectivity will ensure students are able to undertake part of their training online and have access to the Internet for additional information.
 
The Rescue Minded ResQLink From ACR Electronics
ResQLink weighs just 5.4 ounces and measures 4.5 inches in length.
 
Emergency Calling Test, Sim & Monitoring For 911, E-911 and NG-911 From GL Communications
Emergency services are the backbone of a civilized society. Police, fire, and ambulance are contacted by a single emergency telephone number.