Recent Europe News
Thales Alenia Space's Contract Initiates A New Phase For The COSMO-SkyMed 2Gen Program
The development of COSMO-SkyMed Second Generation will provide a quantum leap in the system's technology, performance and service life, further strengthening Italian leadership in Earth observation.
FlexLink L-Band Switch Matrix Series Rolls Out From RF Design
RF-Design has more than 260 switch matrices of their FlexLink series in operation with teleports, satellite Earth stations, broadcasters and cable/IPTV headend facilities around the globe.
The FCube For Fregat—Arianespace New Soyuz Facility
Fregat is an autonomous and flexible upper stage that extends the Russian-built Soyuz’ capability to perform a full range of missions.
NASA Celebrates Soyuz TMA-18M Launch ... Astronauts Arrive To Relieve One Year Crew Of ISS Service
One year of service aboard the ISS reveals much about the human psyche, and the medical and psychological challenges astronauts face during long duration spaceflight.
Euroconsult's Satellite Communications & Broadcasting Markets Survey, Forecasts To 2024
Emerging regions and HTS systems are forecast to drive revenues to nearly $16.5 billion by 2024.
A Fashion Plate For SES ...World's First Ultra HD Channel, Fashion One 4K
...a major fashion, entertainment and lifestyle television network, have launched the world’s first global Ultra HD channel, Fashion One 4K.
WORK Microwave Preps For Their IBC2015 Attendance
WORK Microwave will be demo'ing a wide range of technologies at the show.
First Year Of Science Discoveries Now Under Gaia's Belt
"Exceptional efforts by many people are delivering a revolution in quantitative knowledge of our Milky Way."—Professor Gerry Gilmore, UK Gaia.
Airbus Defence And Space Is On The Right Path Testing LISA Pathfinder's Space Worthiness
The interferometer can measure ... to an accuracy of less than one millionth of the width of a human hair, which is less than 0.01 nanometer.
Hiltron Communication's Controlling Factor To Debut @ IBC2015
“Hiltron ComSys-Core (HCS-Core) is designed to form the central control element for a wide range of SATCOM applications.”—Jan Molter, Managing Director, Hiltron.
KVH's TracVision® TV8 Is Sitting Pretty Selected By Monte Carlo Yachts To Show On 105 Foot Megayacht
“With its exceptional performance, the TracVision TV8 perfectly complements the new MCY 105, which we have designed as the ultimate combination of elegance and comfort."
Telestream's Wirecast Go Dispensing News In The Palm Of Your Hand ... iPhone Switches To Broadcast Studio
Wirecast Go supports the rapidly growing community of both professional and amateur iPhone users that want to disseminate breaking news and live events.
New Product Features Will Be Shown By Vimond @ IBC2015
“Viewers are becoming increasingly accustomed to seeing really topical video clips on social media platforms, but many broadcasters simply aren’t able to get their content out on social media while it is still hot.”—Miguel Silva, EVP Marketing and Sales at Vimond.
Cobham Is Bringing Their New SDR Product Into The World Of RF @ IBC2015
The SOLO8 SDR new software platform can run a wide range of highly useful apps, much like a smartphone.
ILS' Proton M Does Its Job + Launches Inmarsat-5 F-3 ... First High-Speed Mobile Broadband Service w/Single Provider
I-5 F3 will cover the Pacific Ocean Region and will, together with Inmarsat-5 F1 and Inmarsat-5 F2, create the world’s first globally available, high-speed mobile broadband service, delivered through a single provider.
Galileo Satellites Prep For Ride On A Horse... Will Separate + Blast In Opposite Directions
...and have been designated "Alba" and "Oriana", continuing the naming process after children who won a painting competition organized by the European Commission in 2011.
Aquila Space Gets To The Core Of The Matter With Creonic
Creonic and Aquila Space are working on pushing the throughput above 300 Mbps.
EM Solutions It's A First ... A Diamond In The BUC
The first commercial shipments of the EM Solutions Diamond Series BUC family are underway as part of long-term supply agreements with...
An Enterprising Endeavor By Gilat For GeoTelecommunications
"Gilat's global experience and local presence in Russia have forged special relationships in the region."—Gregory Litinsky, Regional V.P. for Eurasia, Gilat.
Moving On Up... Goonhilly Gains Dr. Faulkes As The Chairman
GES Ltd has been announcing a string of positive developments since taking ownership of the Goonhilly site in January 2014.