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June 5th, 2017
 
 
Inmarsat Signs On Thales Alenia Space to Build Their Next GX Satellite
The Very High Throughput Satellite (V-HTS), targeted for launch in 2019, will serve the Middle East, Europe and the Indian subcontinent.
 
SpaceX's Dragon Re-Play Is a Success ... Launch for Resupply of ISS
SpaceX enjoys a first for what is essentially a used-vehicle, in this case a Dragon spacecraft,
 
As OHB's Telcom Small GEOSat Passes Muster It's Handed to HispaSat
... is the first satellite based on the SmallGEO platform developed by OHB.
 
India's Successful Launch Despite a "Naughty Boy" Slowing the GSLV-MKIII D1/GSAT-19 Mission
Today is a historic day, ISRO's Chairman A.S. Kiran Kumar says.
 
Global IP Selects SkyVision To Supply 39 Countries and More Than 800 Million People with 11 Gateway Stations
with a coverage area encompassing 39 countries and over 800 million people, the satellite will deliver more for less than previous satellites
 
SATCOM Synergies in Evolving 5G Ecosystems — GVF Cellular Backhaul 2017
This year's GVF-EMP Cellular Backhaul conference will continue to track the market evolution foreseen by the program over the past few years...
 
New Connectivity Service is Launched by SES and GTMaritime
The service provides customers with a set price, fixed volume, regional VSAT solution and is perfect for...
 
Nigeria's First University Smallsat Heads to ISS Aboard SpaceX Dragon
The satellites will be deployed into orbit during the last week of June 2017 from the ISS.
 
Major Milestone Met by HughesNet
Launched in late March 2017, new customers to HughesNet Gen5 are experiencing faster speeds, more data, built-in Wi-Fi and an overall...
 
For Smallsat Entrepreneurs and Manufacturers, Modular Devices Presents New DC to DC Converter Technology
Their flexible internal designs permit fast-turn product variants to suit particular power and control requirements of any scientific mission.
 
Space: The Driver of the Desired Future in Africa
The African Space Generation Workshop (AF-SGW) is a two-day regional workshop for students and young professionals in the African region.
 
The National Space Society's Kudos to SpaceX and ViaSat's Milestones
The SpaceX Falcon 9 made history on June 3, 2017 at 5:07 p.m. EDT by lofting a "flight proven" Dragon capsule toward the ISS.
 
Plans Underway for the Development of Turkey's Own Launch Vehicle
The company’s plan to develop an independently funded satellite launch vehicle (SLV).
 
Earth-i Plans on US Expansion, Does a Deal with OGSystems and Continues Work on their EO Constellation
Earth-i is discussing how the firm's new constellation will provide more concise insights to the geospatial intelligence community...
 
MDA's RADARSAT-2 Data Available On DigitalGlobe's Geospatial Big Data Platform
...multi-source satellite image library, allowing customers to quickly and cost-effectively solve large-scale, complex challenges.