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April 24th, 2017
 
 
Thirty-Eight Smallsats Set for Orbital Assignments from Cygnus and ISS
Aboard the Orbital ATK Cygnus flight to the ISS were 38 smallsats...
 
Gazprom Agrees to a Capacity Contract for HorizonSat
The capacity leased by HorizonSat will provide Internet connectivity in the countries of Central and Eastern Africa...
 
Rendezvous and Berthing at ISS Has Been Successfully Completed by Orbital ATK's Cygnus
Known as OA-7, this mission marks the company’s seventh cargo delivery mission under NASA’s Commercial Resupply Services (CRS-1) contract.
 
The MUOS-5 Satellite is Now Delivering BLOS Comms to Warfighters
MUOS-5 is the latest edition to a network of orbiting satellites and relay ground stations that is revolutionizing communications for mobile forces.
 
RFP from USAF SMC for EELV LDPEs... Ridesharing for the Future
This SMC acquisition responds to the Air Force Space Command (AFSPC) standard service policy that requires rideshare services on launch missions when feasible.
 
Moving On Up... Jarvis Named as Chief Revenue Officer for HawkEye 360
Jarvis comes to HawkEye 360 from Planet...
 
Arabsat Engaging in the Arab Radio and TV Festival
Arabsat has a unique and strong commercial relationship with ASBU,...
 
Dr. Dickinson Named as the New Space Data Association's Chairman
Dr. Dickinson succeeds the outgoing SDA Chairman, Mark Rawlins, Eutelsat, who will continue as a Director of the group.
 
Crystal in the Cloud as Video Metadata Analyzer Becomes a Cloud-Based Solution at NAB
Extension of Crystal’s Video Metadata Analyzer into the cloud helps content owners capture the revenue potential of over-the-top video
 
A Big Dream for Israeli High School Students' SmallSat is Successful 
It is the only QB50 nano-satellite constructed by high school students. The others were developed by college students.
 
Iridium Partners with Lindsey Manufacturing to Deliver Power SATCOM Solutions
This partnership expands Iridium's footprint in the transmission utility day-ahead-power-transfer capacity market, by integrating satellite...
 
Signalhorn Contributes Their Expertise In Connecting Africa at NG Telecoms Summit Africa
 ... more than 100 global leaders in the telecom industry will be discussing challenges of meeting the needs of African-based customers...
 
Far-Out Technologies to Receive NASA Funding
The agency received 1,621 proposals in response to its 2017 solicitation for its SBIR and STTR programs.
 
Encore Performance as Walton De-Ice Systems Selected Again by Prominent Pay TV Service
legacy of providing Earth Station Antenna de-icing and weather protection systems for this premiere cable TV brand, dates back 25 years.
 
Globecast and Harmonic Go Ultra with UHD High Dynamic Range OTT Service ... VIVE Lifestyle Network is Onboard
... the groundbreaking OTT PaaS will make UHD-HDR content instantly available to consumers, and...
 
On the NABSHOW Floor... ARRIS International Brings Their New Satellite Receivers To Vegas
the new receivers feature next-generation HEVC UHD/4K decoding and DVB-S2X demodulation capabilities...
 
Advantech Wireless' U7400 VSAT Router WaveSwitch™ Technology at NAB 
So many companies with so many products to 'shout and tout about' at this year's NAB in Las Vegas.