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Advantech Wireless' Latin America Military Client Engages In Multi-Million-Dollar Purchase Of 1.2-meter Engage™ Class VSAT
the award-winning Adaptive Satellite Access Technology (A-SAT-IITM) allows the same modem to operate in 3 different access wave forms and achieve the most efficient bandwidth utilization possible.
Globecomm + MariConnect Fishing For Compliments...Partnership Delivers Hybrid M2M + VSAT To 50+ Fishing Fleets
...secure and customized M2M portal which allows vessel operators to track production efficiencies such as the weight of fish versus fuel consumed. 
UHD Delivery In APAC Via AsiaSat's AsiaSat 4 Satellite With Rohde & Schwarz Hardware Support
The high-power coverage provided by AsiaSat 4 will enable broadcasters and pay-TV platforms with an AsiaSat 4 C-band antenna in the Asia-Pacific region to receive the UHD channel directly.
Mobil Satellite Technologies Enables Upgrade To Robust Sat Broadband Service + Continue Using Ku-Band Equipment
The Mobil Satellite Technologies satellite network has been configured to support this new service with 1.2 meter antennas with only an 8 Watt BUC
ORBCOMM Is Cool, Acquires WAM Technologies Leader In Monitoring Refrigerated Cargo
Expands ORBCOMM’s telematics solutions portfolio to include refrigerated sea containers, solidifying its leading market presence in the transportation industry
Birth Of A New Company Allied Minds Forms BridgeSat...Create Optical Connectivity System For Wireless Transfer Of Data From Satellites
Developing an optical connectivity system that aims to increase the speed, security and efficiency of data transmissions from Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites at a reduced cost compared with traditional radio frequency solutions. 
Aireon Signs MOA w/Airservices Australia = ADS-B System First 100 Percent Global Air Traffic Surveillance Solution
Aireon’s space-based ADS-B system will be the first 100 percent global air traffic surveillance solution.
GeoSync’s Mini-Module Downconverter Series Newest Ku-Band Model...Mini But Mighty  
There are now ten different models in the series covering SATCOM bands from C- through Ka-.
NASA's Big Plans For Small Satellites Push Boundaries Of Space-To-Earth... Testing Laser Communications, Formation Flying
“Laser communications is very important, not just for NASA but for other U.S. government agencies as well,”
NSR’s M2M + IoT via Satellite Expands ... Is There A Game Change About To Take Place?
The report expands on previous editions with more granular forecasts than ever before, with the much requested breakout of the dominant Transportation sector.
Thuraya + Expansys... Expand Distribution Of New Gen SatSleeve Models +  Go Where Others Have Never Gone Before
"We can connect the Thuraya SatSleeve product range with consumers across Europe in a way that simply hasn’t been done before.”
ORBCOMM + McLeod's LoadMaster™ No Two Ways About It... The Only Two-Way Communications Tracks Everything
Provides centralized visibility and increased efficiencies for dry van and refrigerated trailer fleets.
Spacecom's AMOS-6 Selected By Eutelsat + Facebook... Brings Social Media To Sub Sahara Africa
Satellite networks are well suited to economically connecting people in low to medium density population areas.
Ahoy RigNet + Inmarsat! Fleet Xpress Delivers High-Speed Coms To Offshore Service + Supply Vessels
“RigNet differentiates itself in the oil and gas industry by providing fit-for-purpose technologies to help our energy customers operate remotely in a more productive, efficient and safe manner,”
MDA Sees Better At Sea... Improves Ocean Applications Imaging Modes For RADARSAT-2 
The Ship Detection mode is ideal for applications such as monitoring illegal fishing and sovereignty protection.
Harris Receives $38 Million From Central Asian Nation = Provides Tactical Radio Support Services 
Harris will establish in-country capabilities to provide training, technical support and maintenance services.
Norsat Makes It Possible For 'The Little Engine That Could' w/Customized Low Profile Multi-Band Antennas 
"We are excited to announce that the SM2600D was designed into a customer’s product, with the end customers being various class 1 railroad companies.”
Spaceflight Goes Big For The 'Wee' Ones... Purchases SpaceX Falcon 9 For Cost Effective Ridesharing Small Sat Industry
Spaceflight publishes launch pricing and schedules online, aiming to make access to space as easy as booking an airline ticket.
Telenor Connexion Recruits A New Head Of Marketing ... She'll Strengthen The Brand Globally
“I believe that my experience from international companies with innovative products in emerging technology segments can be of great value in my new role..."
China Times It Right Launches A First .... Satellite w/Hydrogen Atomic Clock
For the first time the satellite featured a hydrogen atomic clock.