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The Build Is On For Telesat's New Telstar 19 VANTAGE Satellite @ SSL
The satellite, which will be located at 63 degrees West, is based on the highly reliable SSL 1300 platform.
Cobham's AVIATOR 200S Attains 'First Call' Milestone
Carried out in a laboratory environment, the breakthrough represents a significant step forward in the development of the system.
Now In The Business Of Revolutionizing M2M — Myriota
New Australian company Myriota has been formed to commercialize technology developed by the University of South Australia’s Institute for Telecommunications Research.
Sentinel Business Continuity Services Debut From Europasat Via Eutelsat Broadband
Sentinel provides constant access to an ‘always on’ 10 Mbps download, 4 Mbps upload service with a 20:1 contention ratio.
Bound For Baikonur—ExoMars 2016 Spacecraft Leaving Thales Alenia Space
ExoMars is a joint endeavor between the European Space Agency (ESA) and the Russian Space Agency (Roscosmos), with the Italian Space Agency (ASI) playing a strong role as major contributor within the ESA State Members.
With Gravitational Waves As The Focus, RUAG Space Joins The Hunt
The actual detection of gravitational waves will be the task of the future eLISA mission. LISA Pathfinder, as its name implies, is a demonstrator designed to test the necessary technologies in a space environment.
Pushing SD + HD To Africa Is SkyVision Via The ABS-3A Satellite
The new platforms will support SD and HD channels in MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 encoding.
Scottish Space Technology On The Launch Pad And Getting A Jumpstart
Jumpstart is exhibiting in Newcastle at the Collaborate to Innovate Space Conference 2015, organized by the North East Satellite Applications Centre of Excellence, which will be attended by more than 200 senior industry delegates.
A Power Booster From The US Patent + Trademark Office For EMC
The U.S. PTO granted EMC subsidiary EMC SatCom Technologies LLC this patent in September 2015.
SES' New Antenna Field Technical Facility + Satellite Operations Center Open For Biz
The 450 square meters SOC overlooks the new antenna field and displays state-of-the-art features, as well as the highest level of redundancy for infrastructure including power, cooling, network, security and computer systems.
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Telstar 12 VANTAGE Satellite Pushed From Tanegashima Space Center Via An H-IIA F29 Launch Vehicle
Telstar 12 VANTAGE replaces and expands on Telesat’s Telstar 12 satellite.
TeleCommunication Systems Acquired By Comtech Telecommunications
Under the terms of the merger agreement, unanimously approved by both companies’ Board of Directors, Comtech will make a first step cash tender offer at $5.00 per TCS share.
Orbit Logic Gets Into Scheduling To Enhance General Dynamics' SGSS For NASA
STK Scheduler will process communication service requests to produce a deconflicted schedule for NASA’s Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System (TDRSS).
MSS Solutions For L-Band Being Developed Via Collaboration Between Cobham SATCOM + ViaSat
The first satellite terminal product from the Cobham/ViaSat collaboration is the EXPLORER 122, a compact, vehicle mount real-time IP satellite terminal.
There's International Interest In Hosted Payloads As Evidenced By Latest HPA Workshop
HPA’s workshop explored the benefits and challenges of commercially hosted government payload programs.
GaN Family Of Amplifiers With Optimal SWaP Roll-Out From Teledyne Microwave Solutions
With a calculated MTBF of over 40,000 hours @ +85 degrees C, these units are suitable for airborne applications as well as challenging land based environments.
NASA Signs On SpaceX To Deliver Astronauts To The ISS
SpaceX’s crew transportation system, including the Crew Dragon spacecraft and Falcon 9 rocket, has advanced through several development and certification phases.
Better DTH Viewing In Thailand Via Intelsat's Horizons 2 Satellite
Next Step is leveraging Intelsat’s satellite solutions on Horizons 2 at 85 degrees East to launch a new, Free-to-Air (FTA), DTH platform in Thailand.
ViaSat's New Exede® WiFi Modem + A 25 Mbps Plan Debut For Home Satellite Internet Service Offering
The new Exede WiFi Modem offers high value in a compact design, enabling users to do more with one device.