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August 28th, 2018
 
 
Telesat’s New Telstar 19 VANTAGE Satellite Goes Commercial ... Now Operational
After the July 22 launch not much was heard about Telsat's Telstar 19 VANTAGE HTS satellite until now...
 
After Two Years and 1.1 Billion Miles, OSIRIS-REx Begins Approach to Asteroid Bennu
If OSIRIS-REx was a plane on its final approach you'd hear, "Make sure your seat is back and folding trays are in their full upright position," that's how close it's getting to the target
 
USA’s Largest Earth Stations 'Sans' Snow and Ice with Walton De-Ice Products
Walton Hot Air De-Ice systems heat the entire antenna reflector uniformly, minimizing reflector distortion that causes Ku- and Ka-Band signal problems 
 
COMSAT's WiSL® Reuses Existing SATCOM Equipment for Significant Cost Savings of U.S. Government 
Provides users with dedicated high data rate communications link from a vehicle or fixed-wing aircraft using existing SATCOM equipment
 
UPDATED: OneWeb Smallsat Launch Date Slips
OneWeb is working with satellite builder Airbus to build 10 debut satellites in Toulouse, and is also constructing – with OneWeb — a jointly-owned...
 
Three Astronauts Planned for India's First, Manned, Space Mission
Giving details of the program at a press conference, Minister of State for Atomic Energy and Space, Jitendra Singh, said GSLV Mk III, the three-stage heavy lift launch vehicle...
 
Global SATCOM Ops Support to be Provided by SOSi to U.S. Army
SOSi will support Product Manager WESS Data Communications Network customers worldwide in providing secure and non-secure voice, data and...
 
Thuraya and IEC Telecom Present Their Comms Wares @ SMM Hamburg
Delegates to the four-day event in Hamburg will have an opportunity to discover the latest Thuraya offerings, hear the latest updates and learn...
 
Comtech EF Data's New Durostream WAN Optimization Apps Also Offer Packet Protection
The AHA725 model is packaged in a 1RU rack-mountable chassis and supports WAN data rates up to 1 Gbps. The AHA723 is the compact form...
 
Globecast's VP Sales, U.S. East Region ... He's Got a Proven Track Record
Most recently in the media industry, he served as Director, North America Media Sales for Intelsat, based in Washington DC. 
 
Satellite Remote Sensing Firm Opens Their Subsidiary Doors in San Diego
Utilis is the world’s only leak detection provider that uses satellite remote sensing, which contributes to the conservation of one of Earth’s most...
 
Money Laundering Scandal Hits ISRO
The case is based on ISRO’s Antrix and Devas Multimedia, an independent company which held certain capacity rights on ISRO satellites. The deal...
 
Newtec... Their Products and Participation — Equipment and Evolution at IBC2018
delegates will discuss advanced IP newsgathering and sustainable broadband; Satellite on-the-move; Satellite and 5G and New Space,
 
Aerojet Rocketdyne Thrusts and Propels Their Hall Thruster as NASA Tests for Deep Space Missions
“By staying on the cutting edge of propulsion technology, we have positioned ourselves ... in getting back to the Moon ...also to send people to Mars,”