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September 12th, 2018
 
 
Space-Based Optical Comms Potential Leads Boeing to Invest in BridgeSat
BridgeSat is developing a global network of optical ground stations (OGS) to transmit large amounts of data into space quickly and reliably. Its stations...
 
Launches to GEO Procured by Spaceflight and will be Boosted by SSL
The first mission will launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9, which was procured by SSL, a Maxar Technologies...
 
RBC Signals Beat a Deadhorse Deadline Completing New Arctic Ground Station
the new antennas provide a compelling ground station alternative to other high latitude locations with political sensitivity, challenging regulatory hurdles, 
 
NASA's BioSentinel Smallsat Selects DDC's NAND Flash Memory for OBC Integration
DDC’s 192 gigabit NAND flash provides the smallsat spacecraft with compact, high density memory, along with the advantages that a 24-bit bus...
 
NSSLGlobal's New Chief Technology Officer Will Roll Out Their Technology Roadmap
brings a wealth of experience leading design teams at CTO and Technical Director level, and has a proven track record for fast-tracking product growth ..
 
Hispasat and Thales Alenia Space Send Up the Balloon ... Stratospheric Balloon Testing 4G/5G Applications
Stratobus™ a stratospheric airship that's the best of drones and satellites with a low-cost system that offers autonomous operation and permanent ...
 
CBC Radio-Canada Commissions UHP Networks for New VSAT Hub
The new UHP Hub is serving remote areas in the Canadian North and supports high-speed connectivity for multimedia applications.
 
On Orbit Commissioning of Three Cubesats Accomplished by Blue Canyon Technologies
The payloads on all three 6U CubeSats, TEMPEST-D, CubeRRT, and HaloSat, have started operations with engineers monitoring from BCT’s...
 
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Awards Seven Geospatial Analytics Contracts
BIG BAA contracts are part of NGA’s effort to enhance the ability to use advanced algorithms and machine learning to characterize geospatial data.
 
Harris Corporation's New President of Communication Systems ... He is a 33-Year Harris Employee
He is a 33 year Harris employee and most recently served as SVP and chief global business development officer for the company, overseeing...
 
Forrester Reports: SES Plans to Order New Satellites
Moreover, SES is also looking to launch 3 satellites on a single rocket, which would then place them into their correct orbital locations. This would...
 
Major Wins for Mission Microwave
Major customer wins include applications for Ku-band BUCs across the 25 to 400 watt range. These BUCs are used on extremely lightweight, fly-away...
 
Airbus Defence and Space's Plan with Orbital Insight to Build a Suite of Geospatial Analytics Services and Tools
The agreement will provide Orbital Insight with access to Pleiades and SPOT satellite imagery at scale and provide Airbus with analytics services...