Recent South/Central America News
Never Too Early To Start The Prep For an Arianespace March 2015 Launch
The cryogenic core stage was raised into place over one of two mobile launch tables available...
India's GSAT-16 Is All Fueled Up + Ready To Go With Co-Passenger DIRECTV-14 In Early December
The mission with GSAT-16 and DIRECTV-14 will be Ariane 5’s sixth launch in 2014.
Arianespace Meets ISO's Environmental Management Specs
"Our commitment to receiving ISO 14001 international certification clearly reflects our long-term approach based on compliance with all applicable environmental standards and requirements."
A Drive'ing Force In Brazil For SIS LIVE
"ANATEL’s decision to approve our uPod® and DriveForce® range is the icing on the cake after its extremely successful performance this summer."
High Performance + Quick Response Time Sells VSATs Into LATAM for Advantech Wireless
The S4120 from Advantech Wireless offers powerful connectivity directly to the LAN/WAN environment or directly to a host computer.
ABS Appoints New Managing Director of the Americas...
[SatNews] She comes with much experience, and now will use her expertise in this new appointment.
Getting Checked Out B4 Final Push Off
For the upcoming launch, GSAT-16 will be joined by its co-passenger, DIRECTV-14.
Continent Capacity Increases For KVH's mini-VSAT Broadband Network In South America
Key markets in Brazil receive boosted coverage and improved performance...
From LATAM + Brazil, To Energy + Utilities, SES Has Them Covered
"The use of NSS-806 in Brazil will allow our customers to improve their services in Brazil and the other countries covered by the satellite.”
ORBCOMM + SkyWave Mobile Communications...the Sky's Not the Limit With this Acquisition
[SatNews] This acquisition has a definite goal...create the largest global space-based M2M communications company.
Arianespace — DIRECTV-14 Satellite Fueled for Upcoming Ariane 5 Launch
The 20-kilowatt class Ka-band and reverse-band digital broadcast satellite will be used to deliver Ultra HD and additional, new consumer services.
NSR Offers BRICS' Report Assesses Satellite Capacity Supply + Demand Brazil, Russia, India, China + South Africa
... enables satellite operators and service providers to anticipate competitive developments in order to protect as well as expand their market position in...
Ramping Up Capacity For The Northeastern U.S. Gas Fields
"...it is clear that this bird [Amazonas 2] has a tremendous presence and HISPAMAR has been a great partner in expanding our reach in the gas and oil space."
Inmarsat's IsatPhone Is Now Conducive To Operation In Brazil
These satellite phones are now Brazil ready...
A Collaborative Effort at 55.5 Degrees West For HISPASAT + Intelsat
The two operators will continue to co-locate Intelsat's Galaxy 11 satellite and HISPASAT's Amazonas 1 satellite at this position until the end of 2015.
Engesat's Sharp Move As South American Distributor of Fuze Go™MS Sharp
"...and was so impressed with the MS Sharp pansharpening algorithm that it became a software distributor.”
UPDATES Ariane 5 Lifts Off With Intelsat 30 and ARSAT-1 Brings DIRECTV + Space Communications to Argentina
The launch is now underway following Ariane 5’s liftoff from the Spaceport in French Guiana, burning 5 tons of fuel per second.
Intelsat 30 + ARSAT-1 Are Given The Green Light For Their Ariane-5 Launch By Arianespace
Flight VA220 is given a "go"...
ARSAT-1 + SS/L's Intelsat 30/DLA-1 Strapped + Ready For Ariane 5 Launch
Packing up a horse isn't easy...
The Build is On For Francisco de Miranda Satellite
[SatNews] Venezuela has just signed an agreement with China Great Wall Industry Corporation ICGWIC) to build and deliver into orbit...