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September 17th, 2018
 
 
Newtec and Arabsat's Long Partnership Just Got Longer with Multi-Million-Euros Contract @ IBC 2018
The new agreement will enable the launch of new High Throughput Satellite (HTS) services in the Middle East and Africa, including Enterprise and VNO services...
 
SSTL's NovaSAR-1 and SSTL S1-4 Successfully Launched by ISRO
The two satellites were launched into a 580 km. SSO on board the PSLV launch vehicle from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, India, on September 16...
 
CNES' New CosmiCapital Fund for the Space Industry to be Managed by CapDecisif
CosmiCapital, which will be the first French investment fund dedicated to space, was set up by CNES. The fund aims to raise between 80 and 100 million euros...
 
Eight to Ten Maritime Satellites to Form a Constellation Being Planned by CNES and ISRO
This will be India’s largest space cooperation with any country, officials said. Additional information revealed that the launch of these maritime...
 
ISRO's Full Commercial Night Launch is A-OK
This was the full commercial launch after many years as no Indian satellite was launched this time and both the UK satellites were the main payload.
 
Lockheed Martin Gains $7.2 Billion U.S.A.F. Contract for 22 GPS IIIF Satellites
Today, the USAF operates a total of 77 satellites vital to national security that provide communications, command and control, missile warning...
 
RUAG Space and SWISSto12 Sign Phased Antenna Array Collaborative Agreement
The collaboration will focus on the development, design and manufacturing of phased array antenna products that leverage the unique and...
 
NASA and JPL's GRACE-FO Satellite Ready to Throw the Switch on a Backup System
The mission has not acquired science data since mid-July due to an anomaly with a component of the Microwave Instrument on one of the GRACE-FO 
 
AddValue's iFleetOne Terminal and VMS are Quite a Catch for U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service Office of Law Enforcement
Similar global VMS regulatory programs are estimated to affect over 50,000 commercial fishing vessels.
 
Latin American Viewers Can Now Access Insight TV via the SES-14 Satellite
Insight TV’s unique 4K UHD content is now available on a 24/7 basis in English, Spanish and Portuguese to all cable, IPTV and DTH providers who...
 
Cobham SATCOM's New SAILOR GX Terminal for Inmarsat's Fleet Xpress
The compact 1 meter, 3-axis stabilized Ka-band user terminal is specifically designed to enable Inmarsat’s newly launched high data rate plans...
 
Telstra's Australian Teleports Gain WTA Provisional Certification
Since introduction at IBC 2015, the Certification program has quickly grown in popularity, with 12 teleports currently engaged in the quality evaluation ...
 
RUAG Space Played an Important Role for ICESat-2
The RUAG Space GNSS navigation receivers allows ICESat-2 to maintain its position down to a critical few centimeters, giving the satellite’s multi-beam laser system...
 
At Andicom in Colombia, Globalsat Presents Iridium Certus Comms Solutions
With their presence in Andicom 2018, Globalsat presented on-site demonstrations of all high-portability satellite solutions for voice, data and...
 
Forrester Reports: '8K TV is Coming,' According to SES Video's Ferdinand Kayser
Kayser confirmed that he did not expect 8K transmissions for the public to start for the next two years. But he was significantly more optimistic about ...
 
Orange Slovensko's Multi-Year Contract with Eutelsat Takes Pay-TV and Sports into a New League
The premium content offered by their television will be available to almost all Slovaks.
 
Marlink's Contract with SES Networks Offers Much to Many at a Greater Reach and Faster Deployment
adding the O3b services to its portfolio, Marlink will now be able to reap the benefits of MEO and offer more differentiated solutions for its customers’ ...