Recent Regulatory/Government News
United Launch Alliance Commits To NRO Launch Vehicle Production Services
This modification also procures backlog transportation for the GPS IIF-10 and GPS IIF-11 missions as well as mission specific
Advantech Wireless' Solid State Ku-Band SATCOM Transceiver Passes Muster Of Indian Defence Environment Standard
“We are proud to be the first company worldwide to receive Indian Defence Certification for Ground based Solid State Amplifier."
Honeywell, Inmarsat + Kymeta Collaborate On Advanced Internet Connectivy
“Honeywell and Inmarsat changed the connectivity landscape in 2012 when they announced GX Aviation..."
2015 European Games Appoints Azercosmos ....As Official Supplier Of Broadcast Telecommunication Satellites
...play a key role in transmitting the exciting images of the event to billions of television viewers across Europe and the globe.
Affordable PTW Space Processor Demo'd By Northrop Grumman For Assured Warfighter Comms
"Each dollar spent developing the demonstration platform for this effort has directly reduced the future cost of an eventual flight unit."—Tim Frei, V.P., Communication Systems, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems.
Harris Falcon® Orders Fly Out w/$74 Million From International Customer For Tactical Radio Modernization
The nation is also acquiring Harris’ HF manpack radio which delivers reliable beyond-line-of-site terrestrial voice and data communications, reduced size and weight, and extended battery life.
A WIN-T Win For General Dynamics C4 Systems
This is a firm-fixed-price multi-year contract in support of WIN-T Increment 1.
Inmarsat Confirms It's A First....Approval Of Cobham's Auto-Deploy Vehicle Mounted Terminal Over Inmarsat's Global Xpress
“Today’s announcement is a significant milestone in the GX program and yet another step forward as we continue rolling out our revolutionary Ka-band network across the globe.”
NASA/ESA's Hubble...Galaxies Sputter + Die From The Inside Out...'Red + Dead'
...three billion years after the Big Bang, these galaxies still made stars on their outskirts, but no longer in their interiors.
SES Government Solutions Awarded Task Order...Ku-Band Satellite Deploys w/U.S. Central Command + Troops
This agreement enables U.S. troops to send and receive information through satellite services and offers Central Command the flexibility to support forces deployed in the region when and where required.
Airbus Defence and Space Ensures Customer Support In Europe, Middle East and Far East w/New Field Service Partners
Six more partners join Airbus Defence and Space Field Service Alliance
Satcom Global Digs In The Saharan Sand... Ensures Broadcast Of Explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes + Marie Curie Charity
Last weekend, the famous explorer became the oldest Briton to complete the six day ultra-marathon raising £1m in donations for Marie Curie.
Honeywell's Global Tracking Passes Muster ...Dramatically Reduces Search + Rescue Time For ESA's Galileo
“Our Medium Earth Orbit-based search and rescue solution will lead to faster recovery missions and improved international search and rescue operations,
Ozsay Upgrades... Transal A Turkish Tanker Operator w/Airbus Defence + Space Satcom Connectivity Solutions
...a leading Turkish tanker owner, will gain twice as much data through the Pharostar VSAT (Very Small Aperture Terminal) service upgrade, to improve vessel operational and crew welfare facilities.
ULA Delays Atlas V Launch For National Defense... U.S. Air Force's AFSPC-5 Awaits Mission
The launch will be delayed two weeks to resolve an undisclosed issue with the payload...
SES GS Takes The GOLD For NASA
“The images that GOLD will take are unprecedented. It’s something that scientists have wanted since the beginning of space exploration.”"
SpaceX Hoped To Make History But Clouds (Not The Good Type) Changed Those Plans
Clouds for computer storage are a good thing, but clouds, strong winds and lightening...not so much
KVH Market Share Is Double Of Competitors Relates Industry Report...Surpasses 20,000 Target Now @ 50,000
“The COMSYS Maritime VSAT Report, 4th Edition” concludes that KVH mini-VSAT Broadband service has nearly double the number of vessels in service versus that of the nearest competitor
Northrop Grumman's 'Welcome To Our Neighborhood' Takes On New Meaning @ 31st Space Symposium
The Company will be participating in several events at the annual event at the Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colorado
SkyTrac Chosen To Supply Ukrainian Mi-8MTV-1 Helicopters with First UN Certified Air Asset Tracking Solution
Real-time event logging and precision geospatial tracking capabilities included