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March 20th, 2019
 
 
Speedcast Signs On to Continue Providing Connectivity for Nabors Industries
Speedcast’s services enable data and voice connectivity globally, providing cost effective and dependable links to onshore and offshore remote sites...
 
Forrester Reports: SpaceX's Liftoff of Arabsat-6A Scheduled for Early April
Arabsat-6A had initially been expected to launch during Q4 2018. SpaceX has yet to carry out a pre-launch static engine firing test which usually takes...
 
Michigan Could Start Launching Rockets to Space
Michigan's spaceport would be different than the $220 million publicly financed spaceport in New Mexico that is derided by critics as a boondoggle.
 
UPDATED: Thales Alenia Space Completes the Shell for the NanoRacks Airlock Module
The NanoRacks Airlock Module (“Bishop”) is the first-ever commercial airlock that will operate on the International Space Station (ISS). Owned ...
 
Hispasat and Bansat Bring the 'Net to Montes de Maria in Colombia
This novel solution is part of the services managed by Hispasat, which provides the platform and capacity from its Hispasat 70W-1 satellite...
 
Forrester Reports: A Buy-Out Offer for Inmarsat
News of the bid came from Inmarsat late on March 19 when it was confirmed that private equity business Apax Partners – which previously ...
 
The First Weather Intelligence Forum at InterMET Asia 2019 to be Hosted by Orbital Micro Systems
The Weather Intelligence Forum will be presented March 28, 2019 as part of Asia Climate Week and InterMET Asia. The program brings together...
 
Multi-Role Aviation Terminal from Orbit Communications to Support Inmarsat's "SATCOM as a Service"
The new compact Orbit terminal, GX46, features a 46cm (18-inch) antenna and will be delivered fully integrated with modems, electronics and related...
 
Feat in Space ... as the U.S. Air Force, Education and Industry Partners REACH the NEXT Space Radiation Data
REACH, developed and fielded in less than three years at a fraction of the cost of a standalone capability, provides global space weather coverage. 
 
Software Defined Radio Technology on GateHouse Telecom's Development Plate
GateHouse Telecom will introduce a brand-new interface allowing users to run the same SATCOM terminal hardware and interface on different satellite services.