Recent Systems News
Moog's Propulsion Systems Push Adam + Anastasia Galileo Satellites
Moog built the entire Galileo Propulsion System, which includes monopropellant engines, fill and drain valves, latch valves and pressure transducers including the complete thermal control system installation and harnessing.
Arabsat's Dirab Earth Station Gains Siemens SIECAMS For CID + Satellite Monitoring
"Carrier ID is a global, industry-wide initiative aimed at speeding up the resolution of interference and improving the quality of service for all users of satellite communications."—Khalid Balkheyour, President & CEO, Arabsat.
Altegro Sky Bringing High Speed Ka-Band Capacity To The Far East
"satellite broadband Ka-band is the solution that could be a sort of "magic wand" for us this year."—Sergey Pekhterev, CG AltegroSky.
@ Coastal GeoTools Conference—LizardTech Showcasing Geospatial Solutions
This conference is held every two years and focuses on geospatial data, tools and technology for coastal resource management professionals.
TS2 Satellite Brings KA-SAT Services To Iraq, Syria + Armenia Via HYLAS 2
“Our new service to Iraq, Syria and Armenia allows for downlink speeds up to 20Mbps, five times the previous maximum, using a smaller antenna."—Marcin Frackiewicz, CEO + Founder, TS2 Satellite
ConocoPhillips O&G Operations Go With SpeedCast SATCOM Services
The high-performance IP connectivity will be used for operational and social communications, including data and voice, as well as crew welfare applications.
Telemetry Ground Station Solution To Be Built By ORBIT Communications
The integrated turnkey solution is based on ORBIT’s AL-4034 5m S-band telemetry system.
Partnership Agreement Between Sierra Nevada Corporation + NASA Amended For Dream Chaser®
"The continued agreement and addition of the Closeout Review milestone ensures the entire Dream Chaser Space System continues its path forward to CDR maturation.”—Mark N. Sirangelo, Corporate V.P., Space Systems, SNC.
Rohde & Schwarz Debuts Their Smallest Microwave Vector Signal Generator
The setup is perfectly suited for ultrawideband aerospace and defense applications.
DLA 15005 Approved Wet Tantalum Capacitor Rolls Out From Vishay Intertechnology
This new capacitor features standard tin/lead (Pb) terminations, with RoHS-compliant 100% tin terminations available.
Testing Is Simplified For Long-Haul Comms Apps With Keysight Technologies' Solution
"With these functions integrated within the BERT itself, engineers can modify test settings without the need to reconfigure test setup or cabling.”—Jürgen Beck, V.P. + G.M., Digital + Photonic Test Division. Keysight.
The Eyes Of Texas Are Upon Hughes Government Solutions For Digital Signage + Learning Management
"This contract vehicle also complements our existing contract with Texas DIR, on which we offer satellite broadband to rural schools and agencies, further adding depth and breadth to our educational technology offerings."—Tony Bardo, Ass't V.P., Government Solutions, Hughes.
U.S. Army's PRC-155 Manpacks Connect With General Dynamics DMRs In MUOS Test Lab
"This demonstrates the Navy's work, in collaboration with the Army, to deliver on the promise of the MUOS satellite communications to joint forces worldwide."—Chris Marzilli, President, General Dynamics Mission Systems.
On Board Bandwidth Pumped Up By Marlink For Windfarm Project + Simon Møkster Vessel
“Boosting bandwidth on a project basis is becoming more commonplace as technical projects evolve to require more high-end connectivity.”—Lars Jørgen Andersen, Key Account Manager, Marlink.
U.S. Navy's Third MUOS Satellite Successfully Deploys Harris Mesh Antennas
"This third on-orbit deployment again demonstrates how the unique design and flexibility of our mesh reflectors is meeting the needs of the MUOS satellite program."—Bill Gattle, V.P. + G.M., National Programs, Harris Government Communications Systems.
Datum Systems Incorporates XipLink Tech In Their Dual Optimized M7 Satellite Modems
“The XE-Series of software will also include XipLink Real Time (XRT) functionality to further extend and improve the current high performance Datum Systems line of satellite modems.” Bruce Bednarski, Sr. V.P., XipLink.
Users Can Avail Themselves Of A New Satellite-Based Tracking Solution From Numerex—SmartGuide™
"This new pre-packaged service offers customers everything they need to immediately track and monitor vital assets around the clock and around the world."—Scott Wiley, Sr. V.P., Marketing + Product Management, Numerex.
Managed Remote Comms From RigNet Picked Up By Major Gulf Of Mexico O&G Operators
Through this contract, RigNet is delivering a fully-managed end-to-end IP network solution using VSAT technology for last-mile connectivity.
Collaboration 'Tween TeamCast + Integrasys For CID Insertion + Monitoring
“Integrasys has been working actively on Carrier ID initiative since 2013 supporting IRG."—Alvaro Sanchez, Sales & Marketing Manager, Integrasys.
The Fukushima Daiichi Power Plant On The Four Year Anniversary Of The Disaster, Captured By DigitalGlobe
As Japan marks the anniversary of the March 11, 2011 disaster, officials concede that recovery throughout the region is lagging.