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Russian Military Satellite Launch Postponed Due To Progress M-27M Spacecraft Investigation
"Preparations for the launch will be started only after the investigation of the contingency with the Soyuz-2.1a carrier rocket is over."
Inmarsat Provides Comms Expertise + Equipment For Broadcasters Covering Nepal Earthquake Disaster
The engineers spent a total of 10 days in Kathmandu working until the early hours of the morning every day assisting with the growing media presence and providing back-up to NGOs should they have any issues.
Sentinel-1B Is Off + Away From Airbus Defence & Space To Meet + Greet The Thales Alenia Space Spacecraft
After integration and testing, the satellite is scheduled for launch in 2016 to join Sentinel-1A, an identical twin of Sentinel-1B, which has been in orbit since April 3, 2014.
All A Matter Of Degrees For Hispamar Satélites + Ku-Band Slot Wins
The operator will be able to exploit this right for 15 years, which may then be extended for another 15 years
Thales Alenia Space + Italian Space Agency Have A Moving Experience For Their Modules On The ISS
"The ISS is ready for new challenges concerning the manned environment in LEO and beyond."—Luigi Maria Quaglino, Sr. V.P., Exploration and Science, Thales Alenia Space.
The Latest Skyline Communication's DataMiner NMS Iteration To Be Highlighted @ CommunicAsia2015
"With a single UI, it allows the management of any possible operation, end to end, seamlessly combining legacy devices and new technology.”—Glenn D'Haene, Sales Director EMEA & APAC, Skyline Communications.
A Strengthening Of An IoT Leadership Position By Telenor Connexion
Telenor has kept an even higher growth rate than the market and has increased its market share by 0.8 percentage points, and now has more than 4.9 million M2M subscriptions.
Airbus Defence + Space Takes A Bow For Successful Launch Of Both Their Launcher + The Satellite
Airbus Defence + Space's Successful Launch Of Its 100th Geostationary Telecommunications Satellite
McMurdo + International Maritime Rescue Federation Introduce Major Search + Rescue Initiatives at World Maritime Rescue Congress
More than 24,000 fishermen die annually on the world’s waterways.
Grace-FO Satellites Development + Design Completed By Airbus Defence & Space
The Grace-FO satellites, which are around 3 x 2 x 0.8 meters and weigh around 600 kilograms, will circle the Earth in the same polar orbit, spaced 220 kilometers away from each other at an altitude of roughly 500 kilometers.
SSL Built Star One C4 Satellite Arrives In Kourou For Launch
“Star One C4, which is an advanced and powerful satellite, also has special significance to SSL as our 50th mission with Arianespace.”—John Celli, President, SSL.
Arianespace Receives Green Light To GO! Tomorrow For DirecTV 15 + SKY México-1
Arianespace Flight VA223 will be the 223rd flight of an Ariane vehicle...
The Eighth Russian Speed VSAT International Championship Becomes An International Affair
The main award of this Championship is a set of satellite VSAT (Hughes HN), with an annual subscription for broadband Internet access via the AltegroSky network plus a certificate of training from GVF.
Inmarsat, Honeywell + Kymeta's Common Goal = Higher-Speed Ka-Band Wireless Antenna For Smaller Aircraft
Small, compact antenna will bring the best connectivity experience to business aviation with reduced weight
Tracking Military Equipment Could Save Millions With Track24 Defence's New Shadow
“Military consignment management is an ongoing operational requirement—it has the potential to save militaries millions of dollars and improve operational effectiveness."—Giles Peeters, Defence Sector Director, Track24 Defence.
Airbus Defence and Space + ESA BIC Bavaria's Partnership Will Be A Boon To New Start-Ups
"ESA's incubation program has already helped to found 300 companies and is now supporting 100 new start-ups every year, making it the fastest-growing initiative of its kind in the space industry."
Our Globe Created In 3D By DigitalGlobe + Saab
"We will deliver the globe in 3D at a scale never before possible.”—Jeffrey R. Tarr, President + CEO, DigitalGlobe.
Lockheed Martin's Skunk In The Desert... Skunk Works To Make A Revolutionary Leap Possible
Spawned widespread speculation that one day unmanned systems will dominate warfighting, taking the place of traditional combat systems not just in the air but on the ground and beneath the sea.
UK Space Agency + Ofcom Sign MOU + Added Bonus w/Insurance Premium Tax Exemption For UK Spacecraft Operators
MOU will see the UK Space Agency and Ofcom forming a CEO-level liaison group and a space spectrum advisory committee to develop a close and transparent relationship.
WORK Microwave Bringing A Broad Range Of Products For Presentation @ CommunicAsia2015
The company's platforms have been deployed all around the world to support a range of applications within the broadcast, satellite, and telco markets, including SNG, direct-to-home, IP trunking and backhaul, teleport, remote location, and more.