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May 23rd, 2018
Iridium's Sixth Successful Iridium® NEXT Launch With 55 in Orbit, 20 More to Go
 "With every successful launch, we are one step closer to Iridium NEXT being fully operational, which officially starts a new age of satellite connectivity.
AireonSM's Celebration of Good News... System Deployment and New Member of Their Ownership Family
"The addition of NATS to our ownership group is an undeniably significant show of the importance of what Aireon is bringing to the industry,
Thales Alenia Space Builds 'em ... More of Their NEXT Satellites in Orbit for Iridium's® NEXT Constellation
“Fifty-five Iridium® NEXT satellites are now in orbit and performance is exceeding expectations."
SATCOM and Space Contracts Awarded to Kratos Defense & Security Solutions
The awards include Kratos products and services across a wide variety of technology application domains that are critical to defending space...
Aerojet Rocketdyne Heats Up for Lunar Robotic Missions With Low-Cost, High Thrust Space Engine 
thrusters have propelled spacecraft to every planet in the solar system and interstellar space, and provided landing propulsion for Mars and asteroid ... 
VITEC to Showcase High-Quality, Low-Bandwidth Tactical Video Solutions at Eurosatory 2018
...ISR and Homeland Security video streaming and solutions with the  smallest quad-channel HEVC encoder and military-grade IPTV Portal.
Northrop Grumman Obtains Contract Mod for DMSP Sensor Sustainment
This contract modification provides for the exercise of an option for sensor sustainment of the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program on orbit ...
NOAA's GOES-17 Satellite Encountering "Performance Issues"
A team of experts from NOAA, NASA, the ABI contractor team and industry are investigating the issue and pursuing multiple courses of possible...
RF-Design Travels with Their New Fourth Amplifier Generation to CommunicAsia 2018
HQ series come as single, quad or 1:1 redundant amplifiers and units with integrated 8-way, 16-way, 24-way or 32-way splitters are available in ...
Globecomm Signs On For Tipco Maritime Fleet Comms
In undertaking a review of its communications systems, Tipco identified a need to make better use of its onboard equipment, improve visibility of...
Boeing and Motorola Sign STEM Students Showing Support in Chicago
Students will sign STEM Letters of Intent at City Hall in downtown Chicago during a ceremony attended by elected officials and business and...
CPN Satellite Services and Hughes Debut an Advanced LTE-BGAN M2M Dual Mode Terminal
The new generation terminal significantly increases reliability for sites transmitting high-value data, whether in urban or rural environments...