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.
July 2014 Edition
SatMagazine Features Include:
Launch-O-Rama: A Flight Of Four (O3b Networks)
These satellites are the latest addition to the company’s Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) constellation
Launch-O-Rama: Delivering A Dummy
The light-lift Angara-1.2ML with a mock payload on board lifted off from the Angara multi-purpose launch pad and delivered a dummy satellite to the designated landing site.
Launch-O-Rama: TechDemoSat-1 On Orbit
The spacecraft carries eight separate payloads from UK academia and industry, providing valuable in-orbit validation for new technologies.
Launch-O-Rama: Student Developed LUCIDity Aboard TechDemoSat-1
Hundreds of schools across the United Kingdom will play a hands-on role analyzing vital ‘space weather’ data sent back to Earth by TechDemoSat-1.
Launch-O-Rama: NASA’s OCO-2
OCO-2 is NASA’s first spacecraft dedicated to studying atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2), the most significant human-produced greenhouse gas and the principal, human-produced driver of climate change.
Launch-O-Rama: Flinging Six Into Orbit + Deeper Looks...
The primary payload is the Meteor M2, one of four Russian meteorological satellites the country hopes to orbit no later than 2015.
The Changing Face Of Teleports
Moving from a teleport operator to a satellite operator creates a unique position for NewSat in the market.
Thuraya — Not Your Father’s Satellite Company
By Randy Roberts, Vice President of Innovation, Thuraya
Understanding Your Source-Sink Solutions For Satellite Power Testing
By Ed Brorein, Agilent Technologies
Event: The NAB Shaping Of CCW+SATCON
Following the purchase of the two co-located events by the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), SATCON is attracting key players and conference sessions for the 13th consecutive year.
SATCOM For Railways
By Sunil Gupta, Senior Product Director, International Network Products Division, Hughes Network Systems
July 2014 Edition
MilsatMagazine Features Include:
The Amazing MILSTAR Constellation—20 Years Of Service
By Peggy Paul, Program Manager, Protected Military Satellite Communications, Orbital Operations, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
The HPA Corner: Designing A Defensive Architecture
By Wendy Lewis, Director of Communications, Space Systems/Loral (SSL)
The U.S. Government’s Budget Cuts Are inflicting Distress On National Security + The Space Base
By Elliot Holokauahi Pulham, Chief Executive Officer, Space Foundation
In-Depth: The Intelsat General Process For The Use Of Commercial Assets To Host Future Communications Systems
By Gerry Jansson, Director, Space Segment Development , Intelsat General Corporation
In Example: The GCCS WAAS Hosted Payload on Galaxy 15
By Dr. Bryan L. Benedict, Product Line Manager, Hosted Payloads, Intelsat General Corporation
The Saving Grace Of COPAS-SARSAT
This GPS constellation will dramatically improve the speed and delivery of Search and Rescue services around the world