Recent Events News
Sky Muster Musters Up Post-Launch Maneuvers, As Planned
Originally called NBN Co 1A, the satellite was renamed “Sky Muster” by the six-year-old winner of a country-wide contest.
Arianespace Receives More Launches From ARSAT
These new ARSAT satellites will complement the services already offered by ARSAT-1 and soon ARSAT-2.
Inmarsat's L-TAC Mobile Comms System Is Extended Via Kratos SpectralNet™
“[SpectralNet] has enabled us to seamlessly enhance services to our L-TAC customers in a cost-effective way.”—Chris Ashton, Director, Spectrum Engineering, Inmarsat.
Moving On Up @ ILS — Kramer + Carroll To V.P. Status
ILS has implemented an organizational realignment to strengthen the critical functions required to re-establish customer trust and confidence in using Proton launch services.
“There are No Borders in Space” Presentation By Lockheed Martin's Chairman, President + CEO, Marillyn Hewson
“The next space age starts now, and with today’s technology, we are closer to the stars every day,”
SSPI Selling Satellite's Stellar Future Leaders' Dinner Tickets
The Mentor Award will be given to a satellite executive who has fostered young talent, both within his or her organization and throughout the industry...
No Shortage Of Talent At Space Foundations' Space Technology and Investment Forum
This program is presented by Space Foundation which holds a by-invitation gathering of some of the most innovative, insightful and visionary professionals from the entrepreneurial and investment sectors of space and technology.
Sixty-Eight For Sixty-Eight... Arianespace Successfully Launches Sky Muster + ARSAT-2
This launch further extending Ariane 5’s track record of highly accurate payload delivery,
Bringing Space Access To The Middle East Is The Goal Of A New Agreement Between Swiss Space Systems + d7b group
The official inauguration of the S3 Middle East office with occur during the Dubai Air Show in November 2015.
A Long-Term Partnership Now Exists Between AsiaSat + TV5MONDE
This new agreement also marks the service extension of TV5MONDE’s new lifestyle channel ‘TV5MONDE Style HD.’
Arianespace Is All Pumped Up With Launch Approval + Initiates Prep For The Following Mission
The September 30 liftoff was authorized at completion of the launch readiness review.
exactEarth's Newest AIS Satellite Launched By ISRO To Compliment exactView™ Constellation
"The successful launch of our first equatorial orbiting satellite is another important step in our growing constellation of satellites."—Philip Miller, V.P., Operations + Engineering, exactEarth.
New Radiation-Hardened Multiplexers For Satellites + Manned Spacecraft Debut From Intersil™
Both multiplexers provide a cold spare redundant capability, allowing the connection of two or three additional unpowered multiplexers to a common databus.
Industrial Strength Wireless Router For M2M Is Launched By BEC Technologies
"The MX-200 will allow customers to deploy machine-to-machine (M2M) solutions quickly, cost effectively and lower the total cost of ownership (TCO).”—D’Andre Ladson, Product Marketing Director, BEC.
India's Astrosat + Six Co-Passengers Successfully Launched From The Sriharikota Spaceport
A PSLV-C30 carried Astrosat along with six co-passengers, one satellite each from Indonesia and Canada, and four nanosatellites (nanos) from the US. Astrosat is India's first dedicated multi-wavelength space observatory.
Intelsat Has Sentech Commitment For Ku-Band Signal Distribution For African DTH + DTT Services
The Intelsat 20 satellite will provide Sentech with an expansive selection of nearly 500 channels, 31 of which are HD.
Hughes Receives "Changing Lives" Award
Accepting the award for Hughes was Vinod Shukla, senior vice president International at Hughes.
Sky Muster + ARSAT-2 Assembly Completed By Arianespace For September 30th Mission
This step clears the way for final checkout, which will enable the Launch Readiness Review to be conducted on September 28th.
Thuraya's CEO Takes Top Title... Satellite Executive Of The Year
Since Halawi was appointed as CEO in 2011, Thuraya soared with a double-digit compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 11 percent from 2011 to 2014.
Developing A New Satellite Industry Workforce Study Are SSPI + Korn Ferry
The workforce study is a key part of SSPI's mission to attract the next generation of talent to an industry in need of its skills, innovation and enthusiasm.