Recent North America News
Globalstar GPS Technology Hits The Snowy Slopes of Ontario
This GPS satellite technology was selected for Groomer Fleet Tracking by the Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs (OFSC)
From Tachyon Wormhole To RadiantGrid, Wohler's CCW 2014 Inclusions...
During CCW 2014, Wohler will be presenting a number of products of interest to the SatBroadcasting™ community...
Vishay's New Wet Tantalum Capacitor Meets Rugged Performance Specs
Offering established reliability for aerospace systems and critical avionics.
A RF Design Validation Test Solution Is Available From Keysight Technologies
The valuable information is downloadable in PDF format for the signaling test set.
Up Next For Northrop Grumman's MQ-8C Fire Scout... At-Sea Testing...
"The sloped takeoff and landing tests are designed to be as real as it gets to actually operating on a Navy ship."
Aspheric Lenses Fabricated for Astronomical Use By Optical Surfaces
High performance lenses with tight tolerances are ideal for space optics and high-power laser systems.
Globecomm Completes VSAT Network Supporting Iraqi Oil Exploration
The 158 Mb VSAT network is for an unnamed European-based client.
Maritime Broadband’s C-Bird Flies to Greece
The communications provider’s new office in Athens will service the growing demand for C-Bird VSAT solution
Leidos National Security Expert to Forecast Worldwide Instability + Anticipatory Intelligence
He will discuss global monitoring and planning systems to forecast instability worldwide.
Inmarsat's IsatPhone Is Now Conducive To Operation In Brazil
These satellite phones are now Brazil ready...
NanoRacks Is Bringing A SMiLE To The ISS
“NanoRacks believes strongly that by lowering the barriers to ISS utilization, more and more important ideas such as this one will emerge."
Trimble is Nimble with Iridium®'s Network for M2M Connectivity in Europe + Elsewhere
"Their need for operational efficiencies has no boundaries."
SpaceQuest Signs with MISHAAL Aerospace...One Makes 'em the Other Launches 'em When They're Ready
...the objective is to provide a turn-key, and cost-effective, approach to space access making it more common place and accessible.
Advantech Wireless Pumps Up Capacity to Meet Demands of GaN Amps and BUCs
Market response exceeded the production so they added additional manufacturing capacity...
Air Force Salutes Intelsat General...Awards Study of Using Commercial Resources for TT&C
..."study to determine possible methods of transitioning this requirement to the commercial sector to achieve cost efficiencies in the new budgetary environment.”
From MARS To The ISS For Orbital's Cygnus On November 2nd...
Post-storm, all is OK for the tracking station in Bermuda for this upcoming launch...
NASA-NOAA Suomi NPP Satellite Team Scrambles... Avoids 35,000 mph Impact of Space Debris
The rest of the monitored space debris ranges in size from the size of a softball, to massive rocket bodies, orbiting uncontrolled at speeds averaging 22,300 mph
NASA Awards Northrop Grumman to Modify ATMS Instrument on Joint Polar Satellite System-2's
This information will significantly improve short- and long-term weather forecasting.
Metallized Carbon's Silver Treatment Solves Solutions For Electrical Apps
"...we are seeing a huge increase in demand for the material for use in antennas used to track satellites.”
Improving Google Maps For Work Is Now Blue Water Satellite's Goal
"Working with Google improves the availability of this enhanced image data by making it more accessible through Google's popular mapping platform."