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May 13th, 2019
 
 
SpaceX's Falcon Heavy Launch Vehicle Readies to Perform 'Firsts' for DoD/NASA/NOAA Mission 
STP-2 will mark the first-ever DOD launch using a SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch vehicle, as well as the first-ever DOD mission with re-used rocket ...
 
Elon Musk Shows Off SpaceX’s 60 Internet-Beaming Satellites Packed Together for Launch
permission to launch two groups of satellites...one constellation of 4,409 satellites, followed by a second constellation of 7,518 that will operate
 
Sky and Space Global and GOMSpace's Heads Agree ... to Engage in Smallsats Agreement
The new agreement includes a delivery of the first batch of eight smallsats by Q1 2020 — and an optional batch of eight more smallsats planned for ...
 
AxelGlobe EO Service from Axelspace Set for Rollout
AxelGlobe is a next-generation Earth Observation (EO) platform constructed by Axelspace, where dozens of smallsats on-orbit monitor the...
 
SES Networks Restores Broadband Services to Papua New Guinea Following 7.2 Earthquake
Connectivity for DataCo customers was disrupted due to damage caused to critical nodes of terrestrial and subsea transmission infrastructures ...
 
Anokiwave's Family Just Got Bigger With a New SATCOM Beamformer IC ... Gen 2 Ku-Band 
enable active antenna based phased array SATCOM ground terminals that can auto-align and auto-position and support SATCOM-on-the-move
 
MDA Awarded Contract for SAR/GPS Repeaters
The initial contract includes the development and manufacturing of 10 flight-ready Search and Rescue/Global Positioning System (SAR/GPS)...
 
The $3.4 Billion Acquisition of Inmarsat is Approved by a Majority of the Company's Shareholders
The bid, estimated to total some $3.4 billion, was recommended for approval  by the shareholders by the company's board of directors as being...
 
World Teleport Association Honors Santander Teleport, Broadpeak, CETel, and W.B. Walton with Awards
The awards are presented each year to organizations and individuals in the teleport industry whose achievements have been deemed...
 
BroadbandNow Report: Elon Musk & Jeff Bezos Can Save American Households $30+ Billion with LEO Satellites
LEO satellites, such as the constellations planned by Elon Musk’s SpaceX Starlink project and Jeff Bezos’ Project Kuiper, promise to bring low-latency...