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January 23rd, 2018
 
 
Canadian Kepler Communications Clyde Space-Built Smallsat Successfully Launched by China [Update #2]
With this launch, the Canadian start-up becomes the first commercial company ever to launch and successfully operate a LEO communications...
 
The ArianeGroup's Vulcain® 2.1 Rocket Engine Passes Rigorous Testing Regimen
This is a version of the Ariane 5 Vulcain® 2 engine that has been especially adapted for the Ariane 6 main stage, to simplify production and to lower...
 
ANTONOV Airlines Delivers Orbital ATK's Al Yah 3 to French Guiana for Launch
The cargo traveled from Washington Dulles International Airport, USA, to Cayenne, French Guiana, on board one of ANTONOV’s seven AN-124-100 aircraft...
 
Rocket Lab Gets Their Kicks ... Successfully Tests a Kick Stage to Circularize Satellites' Orbit 
new restartable liquid propulsion engine shuts down and deploys payloads and can execute multiple burns placing several payloads into different orbits.
 
Readiness Review OKs Launch by Arianespace of SES-14 and Al Yah 3
This milestone confirmed that the Ariane 5 launcher and its dual-satellite payload — consisting of SES-14 and Al Yah 3 — are flight-ready, along with...
 
NASA to Celebrate 60th Anniversary of Explorer 1 Satellite Launch
NASA is supporting events in Florida, California, and Washington, D.C., to mark the 60th anniversary of the launch...
 
Integrated Antenna Splitter Built into Raymarine's new AIS700 Class B Transceiver
The new Raymarine AIS700 Class B transceiver enables boat owners to share the same antenna with their onboard VHF equipment making...
 
Noble's Global Drilling Fleet Signs on with Speedcast for Comms and Connectivity Services
Through a combination of satellite VSAT and 4G/LTE in key regions, Speedcast will deliver end-to-end managed communication services to...
 
The Latest Government and Military Satellite Communications Report from NSR Available
Focusing on four core markets: Bulk Leasing, Aeronautical, Maritime, and Land-based segments across narrowband to broadband commercial...
 
Euroconsult's the Satellite Value Chain 2017 Snapshot 
The report takes content from multiple Euroconsult report...
 
ST Engineering Electronics' Strong Arm Secures S$742m Contracts in 4Q2017
an eight-tower city complex in China; as well as a communications system deployed in 12 hospitals across Hong Kong.
 
Harris is Selected by U.S. Air Force to Provide International F-16 Electronic Warfare System Support Program
AIDEWS system takes sophisticated electronic protection for the multirole F-16 jet to new levels of performance and flexibility.
 
KenCast Keeps 'em Moving, Sending Files and Video Streams to Moving Vehicles
these beam steering, phased array antennas need to improve if they are to be fully market-ready. To be fair, the problem is extremely challenging:
 
Satcom Global Increases their High Speed VSAT Presence in Europe and Hires a New Sales Director
Having served the European maritime market with value added voice and data satellite communications solutions for more than 20 years from the UK...
 
Russia Plans a Habitable New Orbital Station with Plans for Domains in Space
Work has been launched at the Energiya Rocket and Space Corporation to design transformable modules: the experimentally tested composition and...
 
All Set for Fairing Salvage is SpaceX's 'Mr. Steven' an All Arms Vessel
This strange-looking craft is actually a SpaceX ship that possesses four articulated arms that are almost as long as the boat deck itself...
 
PTC's New President and Chair of Board of Governors Announced in Hawaii
We achieved tremendous growth in the past two years, welcomingnumerous new Members, expanding their reach across ...
 
Global Eagle Delivers to Their Passengers with More of SES-15 HTS
In the past several years, Global Eagle has doubled its capacity with SES Networks on an average of every eight months to meet the rising ...
 
Rohde & Schwarz Bring TV Broadcast Platform to Tunisia for Arabsat and ONT
This new DTH platform operation enables Tunisian and regional broadcasters to have a direct access from Tunis to the growing 26°E...