Recent Asia/Asia Pacific News
In-Orbit Testing Is Successful... Optus 10 Now Drifting To 164 Degrees East
“It’s always a great feeling once a satellite completes its rigorous testing schedule and is verified to be ready for operation."
Telenor Connexion + u-bloc are a Team + Have a loT of Plans... for Network-Friendly M2M Modems
“The new firmware enables devices and applications to communicate in the most intelligent and efficient way, whilst preventing service outages.."
Ideal Systems' Receives a Command for an Encore After Success in Singapore
Their success in Singapore resulted in a 'gig' with broadcast facilities in LA and Miami.
China's Wenchang Satellite Launch Center Now Complete... Next Step, Get A Rocket, A Satellite + Then Launch
[SatNews] As the new center faces the sea to the south and east, there is also no danger of debris from launch vehicles falling into residential areas.
Kacific to Bring Broadband to Kiribati's Most Remote Islands
The agreement comes just as the Pacific island nation plans to privatize its state-owned telecommunications service.
Latitude Technologies is 'IONode ION100 Certified' for Airbus EC135 Helicopter
[SatNews] This company is now certified for the solutions they provide to helicopters, and is the smallest and lightest in the industry.
For ST Engineering, Securing Contracts Is What It's All About...
“ST Electronics continues to focus on our three key business areas of satellite communications..."
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.
Arianespace's AVUM Gets Gassed Up + Ready to Roll
...uses liquid bipropellant for primary maneuvering, along with cold gas for attitude control...
PSLV-C26 Launches IRNSS-1C Navigation Satellite
The Third Navigation Satellite Is Launched By The ISRO
Hermes Performs Well in the Cooper Basin, Australia... Delivers Advanced Well Services With VSAT for O&G
...the unit will automatically deploy, lock to the satellite and connect to the Internet and/or private voice and data networks as required within five minutes.
iSAT Africa Connects Via MEASAT's AFRICASAT-1a...
“MEASAT welcomes iSAT Africa onboard the AFRICASAT-1a satellite."
Arianespace's Two Separate Milestones + In Preparation For Soaring
[SatNews] Two successful milestones completed in preparation for a launch.
Innovative Solutions In Space Is Preparing To Launch KARI's CubeSats Design Winners
“We look forward to having these first CubeSat contest satellites launched next year.”
Myanmar Satellite Forum's First ...Forward In Plans For Satellite Sovereignty
[SatNews] ...will be the first opportunity for the satellite sector to present itself in force to the Myanmar telecoms industry.
EMAS AMC Selects Speedcast ...Communications For Fleet Of Offshore Construction Vessels
[SatNews] ...designed the communications solution from the ground-up, leveraging both Ku-band and C-band frequencies, to meet the unique requirements...
Globecast Australia Takes #19 Out Of Top 50 Most Innovative Companies
“This recognizes our constant quest to innovate technology to provide cutting edge broadcast services for our customers."
ARSAT-1 + SS/L's Intelsat 30/DLA-1 Strapped + Ready For Ariane 5 Launch
Packing up a horse isn't easy...
NOAA Satellite Images Reveal Super Storm With Haiyan Power Heading For Japan...
"Its strength is very much similar to Haiyan."