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Highly Reflective Of Good Technology, AstroMast Deploys On NASA'/JPL's SMAP
"The AstroMesh Reflector is a central feature of the SMAP spacecraft, which will be used to help monitor soil moisture and thus provide critical data about the state of our planet."—John A. Alvarez, general manager, Astro Aerospace. 
 
U.S. Navy and Marine Corp.'s Readiness Severely Suffers Under Sequestration... And More To Follow...
“This means longer timelines to arrive, less time to prevail, if we do, more ships and aircraft out of action when in battle, more sailors, Marines and merchant mariners killed.”—Navy Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert.
 
Win the Opportunity to be Awarded a Magnum of Satellite Wine... @ The SSPI Gala In DC
The SSPI thanks SatNews and Siesta Estate Wines for producing this special magnum bearing the Mission Patch for the “Better Satellite World” campaign.
 
SatBroadcasting™: Massachusetts Excise Tax: Tax on Video Programming Delivered by Satellite Was Not Discriminatory.
These satellite service providers believe this excise tax discriminates against interstate commerce by the way it only applies to video programming provided through satellite and not cable.
 
Interference Is A Big Deal In DC — Time To Delve Into Solutions
The groups will also be on hand during the exhibition to discuss satellite interference and ways to mitigate it.
 
SpaceX + Hunter Canada  Are On The Beam + Rev Up For Sunday Launch
A successful launch will mark the end of a three-year program to build and design the Hunter Canada beam.
 
Collaboration Now Official 'Tween DigitalGlobe and the United Nations
UNOOSA and DigitalGlobe will work to develop an online platform to provide easy access to imagery catalogs as well as data and analytical services specifically tailored for the needs of the United Nations.
 
Exelis' CrIS Prepared For Joint Polar Satellite System Integration
“CrIS is proven technology that is already providing high-quality environmental data to the meteorological and climate communities on Suomi NPP.”—Eric Webster,V.P., environmental intelligence, Exelis.
 
Solar Impulse 2 To Remain In Communications With A Special SATCOM Aviator 300SP From Cobham SATCOM
“The SATCOM AVIATOR 300SP system is the lightest SwiftBroadband SATCOM terminal by a large margin and was specifically developed for Solar Impulse to meet the prime weight criterion."—Johan Gericke, Director Systems Engineering, Cobham SATCOM, technical liaison to Solar Impulse.
 
@ Satellite 2015: HUBER+SUHNER Will Unveil Radiation Resistant Cables + Space Portfolio
A first-time exhibitor at this event, HUBER+SUHNER will unveil its new SUCOFLEX 200 microwave coaxial cable assemblies including ...
 
A First—Study of the Industry's Workforce To Attract Talent Published By SSPI
“Nearly 70 percent of the human resources executives we interviewed reported having difficulty filling specific positions.”—Robert Bell, Executive Director, SSPI.
 
Double Play For PCI Geomatics—Live Demo Regarding DigitalGlobe's WorldView-3 and KazEOSat-1 Support
PCI Geomatics and Digital Globe will be presenting this joint webinar to demo the value of working with very high resolution, super spectral imagery.
 
@ CMSE 2015 — Resistors and More For Space and Military Use From Vishay Intertechnology On Display
In booth B-3, Vishay will be displaying a wide variety of military-qualified resistors with established reliability.
 
Kratos' RT Logic's SpectralNet™ A One-Of-A-Kind...Transports RF Anywhere + On Any IP Network
The lossless transport of packetized RF over IP networks—public or private—is now possible, over any distance, even in the presence of real world IP network limitations.
 
Iridium Bringing Certus Compatriots Into Service
"We are proud to be teaming up with these companies, which represent the best-in-class in their respective industries."—Matt Desch, CEO, Iridium.
 
31st Space Symposium Opening Ceremony Will Feature Space Awards and a Performance by Enra
The Space Foundation's 31st Space Symposium is scheduled for April 13-16 at The Broadmoor.
 
Geospatial Buttress For MonMap By BlackBridge
"The characteristics of the RapidEye constellation are extremely suitable for a huge country like Mongolia."—Dr. M. Saandar, Director, MonMap.
 
Broadcom SoCs To Mobile World Broadcast... Microwave Backhaul To Be Showcased
The highly-integrated BCM85820 includes full transceiver as well as synthesizer components.
 
For Broadcast Betterment, Advantech's New SBM75X Satellite Modulator
“The new SBM75X is ideally positioned to operate on the new generation of HTS satellites, due to its advanced capabilities and high data rate.”—Cristi Damian, VP, Advantech Wireless.
 
Globecomm Spreads Its Wings....New Office In Jakarta w/Sales, Customer Support + Engineering
...the office will market the company’s new line of M2M and Media Platform services, network and satellite-related services to...