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October 31st, 2016
 
 
Dispensing Good News For Arianespace's Flight VA233
This activity clears the way for the satellites’ integration as a single unit atop the heavy-lift Ariane 5.
 
Inmarsat Connects 'em With Jet ConneX On Dassault Aviation's Private Jets 
Jet ConneX transforms the private jet experience by providing passengers an onboard connectivity service that is on par with broadband available on the ground,
 
Antrix Aims For A World Record Launch
The 83 satellites will be positioned in a single orbit—there will not be any switching off and on of the rocket.
 
L-3's ROVER™ To Handle New UK MOD's Comms Program
This capability will enable the exchange of ISR information, including FMV, across the battlespace via a wideband IP network.
 
US Patent Blessing For Latitude Technologies
The patent covers systems and methods for an independent device to control an aircraft SATCOM to make phone calls or transfer data with the ground.
 
Smallsat Strivings By North Dakota State & University Of North Dakota
Graduate and undergraduate students at North Dakota State University and the University North Dakota are building the OpenOrbiter 1.
 
Middle East Nation's Military Discover'd An Advantech Wireless Solution
As part of a major upgrade to the military infrastructure in the country, this network deployment is the first military grade fully redundant hub...
 
On The MILCOM 2016 Show Floor—Inmarsat & Honeywell Bringing SaaS TO USG Aero Around The Globe
Available through multiple government aviation value-added reseller partners, the Inmarsat-5 satellites have been in service on government aircraft for more than two years.
 
Worlds Apart Coming Together At The Rural Smart Grid Summit... Thuraya & X2nSat
Two companies half a world apart—one in Dubai, UAE and the other in Petaluma, California—are now partners and will be joining forces to present...
 
This Is Number Three This Year... SSL's JCSAT-15 Gets Ready To Launch At Arianespace
JCSAT-15 is the third SSL-built satellite for SKY Perfect JSAT to launch this year. 
 
My My! $700 Million... Harris' MyFloridaNet-2 Connects State And Local Agencies
...infrastructure supporting voice, data and video connectivity for the state’s government agencies, including county and city municipalities.
 
SpeedCast And e3 Systems... At Sea Or Shore It Matters No More — You're Always On
Super yachts, the stuff of dreams. Beautiful sleek vessels with a staff that attends to all your needs, except for one thing, until now that is.
 
Yah Have Free Face TV Thanks To Yahlive
The latest addition, Face TV, is serviced by the Europe beam and comes with 17 TV channels including A1 Balkan, A1 Sports and Zdrava TV.
 
GEE And Radiance Communications' Sweet Satcom Solutions For Seatrade... VSAT Services For Nakilat’s Fleet
...we are able to ensure real-time information is accessible and that our personnel can stay in touch with their families during the vessel’s voyage.
 
Thunderstorms Affect Swarm Satellites' GPS Signals
“What we see here is a striking example of a technical challenge being turned into exciting science..."
 
A Prince Of A Deal As He Signs Up For TAQNIA Space
TAQNIA provides Saudia’s fleets with broadband Internet access, voice calling and live-TV services exclusively.