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April 4th, 2019
 
 
Harris Corporation and L3 Technologies Stockholders Approve Merger
Today’s vote clearly supports their view that this merger will unlock additional growth opportunities and generate value for their customers, employees and shareholders.
 
The Final Four SES O3b Satellites Successfully Placed Into Orbit by an Arianespace Soyuz Launch Vehicle
Lifting off mid-day from the Spaceport in French Guiana, the workhorse launch vehicle delivered the 17th, 18th, 19th and 20th O3b satellites into a...
 
Industry Vet Joins Crystal as Chief Revenue Officer
Most recently, McGuirk served as Chief Commercial Officer for Globecomm with commercial responsibility for that company's media, satellite and...
 
Scheduling Software Delivered by Orbit Logic to NOAA for Search and Rescue MEO Satellites
The solution helps improve the timeliness and location accuracy of distress alerts received by the satellites, leading to faster and more effective...
 
GHGSat's Second Satellite Named and to Launch in August
Iris is scheduled to be launched in August of this year and will carry an instrument that incorporates almost three years of lessons learned from...
 
NorthStar Earth & Space and ExoAnalytic Solutions Combine Tech Forces to Combat Space Debris
The two companies will collaborate on the development of new commercial services to protect satellites and other high-value space assets from ...
 
Eclipse and EAD Aerospace Deploy Inmarsat GX on Another Head of State Aircraft
The system enables key communications and entertainment capabilities including Voice over IP telephony, and streaming on-demand IPTV. In...
 
NovelSat and igolgi to Enable SatBroadcasters to Handle UHD Adoption and Spectrum Challenges
NovelSat developed the FUSION solution which integrates high-efficiency multi-stream video encoding and satellite modulation in a single transmit ...
 
USAF's Space Defense Operations Center to be Modernized by Raytheon and AFLCMC
The SPADOC system reached the end of its planned service life. The U.S. Air Force is planning to replace it with modern systems that will simplify...
 
Collaboration Initiated Between SENER and IK4-TEKNIKER for Satellite Smart Coatings
Satellite components operating outside the terrestrial atmosphere lack the layer of oxides present in environments with presence of air. The consequence...
 
Hughes Network Systems to Recommend Modernization of U.S. Army's Blue Force Tracking Program
Under the agreement, Hughes and other industry participants will conduct research studies to deliver a series of recommendations for modernizing the ...
 
Viasat Goes Wide ... Second-Gen Hybrid Ku-/Ka-Band In-Flight Connectivity Antenna for Commercial Wide-body Aircraft
Airlines can migrate more of their routes to improved Ka-band service enabled by increased partner satellites as well as the global ViaSat-3 constellation
 
Psyche Spacecraft Set to Sail in All Metal World, Passes Through NASA Design Review 
humanity is one-step closer to exploring an all-metal world called 16 Psyche.
 
AMC Networks' Future SatBroadcasting™ Architecture to be Empowered by ARRIS
The ARRIS ME-7000 leverages the latest HEVC compression technologies to increase video capacity over satellite transmission channels, ultimately...
 
Telesat's Telstar-19 VANTAGE Satellite Ku- and C-Band Capacity Acquired by iFORTE
The contracts result from iForte’s recent selection by Indonesia’s Ministry of Communication and Information Technology to support the Ministry’s...
 
Multi-Year Subscription to Maxar's EarthWatch Signed by Vulcan
By using EarthWatch, Vulcan Domain Awareness Systems will have access to the highest resolution and most accurate optical satellite imagery...
 
Partnership Between Viasat and Expedition Communications for Satellite Internet in Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands
Through this relationship, Expedition Communications will sell, install, maintain and provide customer support for Viasat’s high-quality satellite...
 
HawkEye 360's RFGeo is First of Its Kind ... An RF Signal Mapping Product 
RFGeo uses the unique data generated by the HawkEye Constellation of space-based RF sensing satellites to identify and geolocate RF signals...
 
New Wavestream BUC Enters the Market
This next generation of GaN BUC follows the shipment of thousands of Wavestream’s Ku BUCs with GaAS technology setting the benchmark for...
 
A GEM of a Rocket Motor Test by Northrop Grumman
The maximum thrust of the GEM 63 is 373,000 pounds or roughly the equivalent of five B-2 Spirit bombers. Up to five GEM 63 motors can...