SatMagazine and MilsatMagazine are provided FREE by Satnews Publishers and are available to read online or download. Respectively focused on commercial and military areas, the magazines provide monthly features, trends, market analysis and recent developments in international satellite communications. You can access the most recent issues below.
November 2019 Edition
SatMagazine Features Include:
InfoBeam Part I
Rocket Lab and KSAT smallsat expertise • Globalstar 15K SPOT device • Maxar with the Australian Space Agency • NSSLGlobal’s VSAT to Support Sea-Eye • SOAR’s real-time imagery now available • Nanoracks and Maritime Launch Services to re-purpose rockets
InfoBeam Part II
Aireon and COCESNA signed agreement • QuadSAT to collaborate with ESA • Globalstar Seeing 15,000 SPOTs • A new product line from Advantech Wireless • ThinKom successfully demos Ka-band antenna •
Focus: Vulcan Centaur—Built for the commercial satellite market
By Mark Peller, Vice President, Major Developments, United Launch Alliance
The Forrester Report: Can LEOs deliver a trillion dollar business?
By Chris Forrester, Senior Columnist
Conversations: A conversation with Eng. Wael M. Al-Buti
Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, Arabsat
A Conversation with Andrey Kirillovich
Director of Integration and Products, Russian Satellite Communications Company
A Conversation with David Walton, Vice President, and Ray Powers, Director of Sales and Marketing
Walton Enterprises Inc.
A Fusing of Expertise: A chat with Kevin Steen and Thomas Van den Driessche,
Kevin Steen is President and Chief Executive Officer, ST Engineering iDirect and Thomas Van den Driessche, President of the Executive Strategic Board and Chief Commercial Officer, ST Engineering iDirect
Ready For Round Two? Smallsat IoT players entering the constellation phase
By Drs H. J. Urlings, SATCOM Consultant, M2sat
COTS Processing Evolution...One perspective
By Scott Anderson, President and Co-Founder, SEAKR Engineering, Inc.
Speedcast Presents...Six traits energy operators should look for in service providers
By Keith Johnson, Executive Vice President of Energy, Speedcast
Driving Smallsat Innovation Forward: The use of 3D printing and Windform® composites
By Matteo Levoni Bemposti, CRP Technology
Efficiency is the Answer. What was the question?
By David Burr, Vice President, Business Development, Comtech EF Data
The Next Giant Leaps Into Space. Experts share industry advancements at IAC 2019
By Paul Sims, Contributing Editor, and Principal, Sims Communications
Focus: IEC Telecom’s OneGate—VSAT endpoint protection...
By Alf Stian Mauritz, Group Vice President and Managing Director of Business Development, IEC Telecom
October 2019 Edition
MilsatMagazine Features Include:
Dispatches Part I
Five Eyes coalition forces select Viasat’s network encryption products • iDirect Government acquires Glowlink • Environment testing of USAF SMC’s WFOV satellite completed by Millennium Space Systems
Dispatches Part II
Kleos Space awarded USAF contract for the Space Accelerator program • Hughes realizes USAF contract for enterprise management and control prototypes for SATCOM • Santander Teleport to provide comms services to Spanish Armed Forces • Comtech Mobile Data Corporation awarded U.S. Army Blue Force terminal funding
AI: Helping the DoD Interoperate SATCOM Networks
By Dr. Rajeev Gopal, Vice President of Advanced Programs, and, Rick Lober, Vice President and General Manager, Hughes Defense Division
Profile: U.S.A.F.’s 216th Space Control Squadron—California airmen at the front lines in America’s space wars
By Staff Sergeant Richard D. Lewis
Flat or Parabolic Antennas for MILSATCOM?
By Dr. Rowan Gilmore, Chief Executive Officer, EM Solutions
Coming to a Military Mission Soon...Switching between MILSATCOM and COMSATCOM on the fly
By Dr. Mark Dale, Lead System Architect, EM&C, Kratos Defense
Cubesat-Based ISR: Will it fulfill its promise?
By John Beckner, Chief Executive Officer, Horizon Technologies
Propulsion Component Qualification and Production Testing
By Chris Johnson, Project Engineer, Experior Laboratories
Can the New Space supply chain produce new national space assets?
By Will Francis, Chief Products Officer, Roccor
Focus: Viasat’s UK Business: Protecting the nation and boosting Britain’s economy
By Kim Hampson, Marketing Director, Viasat