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August 1st, 2019
 
 
Satellite Industry Association's Kudos to FCC Re: Streamlining Smallsat Regulations ... Includes FCC's Statement
A government enterprise that is actually making a process easier and cheaper? That's what has happened with the FCC's latest action ...
 
Arianespace and SpaceX Plan to Support the Smallsat Launch Markets
Two of the largest commercial launch providers separately have announced plans to provide dedicated launches of smallsats...
 
New Acting Director of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center He's Been Deputy Center Director 
He began his career at Goddard in 1983 as the Lead Spacecraft Battery Systems Engineer. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical...
 
World Teleport Association's Operator Benchmarks 2019 Report
The Benchmarks study got its start from concerns among teleport operators about direct competition from their satellite vendors for managed service...
 
Ultra DTH Signs on the EUTELSAT 65 West A Satellite for Coverage in the Caribbean and the Andean Regions
Ultra DTH will leverage EUTELSAT 65 West A’s Ku-band coverage to reach millions of households in the Caribbean and the Andean territories. Channel...
 
The iDirect Platform Selected by Mainstream Data for their Business Expansion
The additional satellite IP networking infrastructure will enable Mainstream Data to meet growing connectivity demand from both existing and new...
 
By the Slice ... Aitech’s Multi-Core Remote I/O Subsystem Ports Linux OS With Eight Expansion 'Slices' 
This modular small form factor RIU internally networks up to eight expansion modules – or ‘slices’ – for extremely high density and low power in a compact 
 
Defense Logistics Agency Awards Viasat with Small, Tactical Terminals Contract ... Maximum $28 Million
Location of performance is California, with a May 30, 2024, performance ...
 
NASA Researchers Visit to Nome to Focus on Satellites, Yukon River Plume
“I’m not quite sure how they find me. But it was interesting when I got a call from NASA this winter and I was able to say, ‘Hey, I’ve got to take this (call), it’s NASA calling.’''
 
Kubos and RUAG Space Develop "Ready-to-Fly" Computer Systems for Megaconstellations
The two companies announced on July 31 an agreement to work together to offer constellation developers “ready-to-fly” computer systems, with...
 
Blue Canyon's Contract is Extended ... Continues to Operate the TEMPEST-D and HaloSat Satellites
The contract extensions reflect the performance of BCT hardware and the firm’s ability to operate missions and deliver mission data to the firm's...
 
Forrester Reports: HughesNet Receives $190 Million Award from OneWeb
OneWeb is in the process of building 650 broadband satellites that will start to be launched at the end of this year. HughesNet will supply a...