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May 17th, 2018
 
 
UPDATED: Telesat and Global Eagle Entertainment Collaborate on an LEO Satellite Program
resulted in Global Eagle concluding that Telesat’s innovative LEO system design can provide low latency, high throughput and global coverage
 
NASA Satellites Amazing GRACE Reveal Major Shifts in Global Freshwater
finds that Earth’s wet land areas are getting wetter and dry areas are getting drier due to a variety of factors, including human water management, climate change and natural cycles.
 
Precise, Autonomous SmallSat Formation Flight from Space Flight Laboratory Scores the Canadian Alouette Award
Established in 1998 at the University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies (UTIAS), Space Flight Laboratory (SFL) was the developer of the...
 
Cobham SATCOM's EXPLORER 8100 Drive-Away Antenna System Installed on Timeline TV's New, 4K-Uplink, Broadcast Truck
The new vehicle, which entered operations recently, is the latest addition to Timeline TV’s fleet and was developed to augment the company's outside...
 
TCarta's Satellite Bathymetry Data is Proven Faster and Cost Less for Total SA's Hydrocarbon Exploration Project
“Traditional airborne or shipborne bathymetric mapping would have taken several months and cost ten times more.”
 
China's Good News for Private Companies, OneSpace Test Launch of OS-X Solid Rocket Travels Faster and Farther
has drawn comparisons in both Chinese and Western media between OneSpace and the early days of SpaceX, a U.S. startup founded in 2002 ... 
 
SES Commits Additional Support for Emergency Telecommunications Cluster's Disaster Response Efforts
Along with other members of the satellite community, SES has signed a contribution agreement with the World Food Program (WFP), in its role as...
 
Arianespace Prepping Two Galileo Satellites for July Launch Aboard an Ariane 5
Arianespace’s upcoming mission — designated Flight VA244 in the company’s launcher family numbering system — follows two previous...
 
Viasat Agreement with Honeywell for Increased IFE for More Business Aircraft
Viasat’s Ka-band service is proven to support more passengers and more devices simultaneously through all phases of flight, when performing...
 
Thuraya's WE Offers Constant Contact, First Dual Mode Satellite and LTE Hotspot 
... was developed to converge satellite with terrestrial communications, and is the first dual mode Satellite and LTE hotspot that enabling constant contact.
 
Orbit Communications to Present Their MPT 30 Multi-Purpose Terminal @ SOFIC
Orbit’s MPT was designed to address the regional and global coverage needs of the military mobile market. By providing outstanding RF...