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Saving Lives Is A Crucial Charter For NOAA
NOAA satellites are part of the international Search and Rescue Satellite Aided Tracking System, known as COSPAS-SARSAT.
An OASIS In Alaska For Harris
“OASIS is critical to ensuring the safety of general aviation aircraft operating in Alaska’s challenging weather conditions and remote mountainous terrain.”—John O’Sullivan, V.P., NextGen Initiatives, Harris Government Communications Systems.
Sequestration Is Far From Being A Friend To The U.S. Military
"We start with space-based assets—satellites, which in relatively small numbers provide an important function for intelligence, targeting and communications."—Frank Kendall, Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics.
Geospatial Analysis By DigitalGlobe Helping To Save Elephants
The African elephant population has declined by more than 50 percent in the past 30 years, and poachers are killing the elephants of Garamba at an unprecedented pace.
Air National Guard To Bring Harris Vehicle Comms Into Play
“The system will allow the ANG to quickly respond to calls for assistance, establish communications, and coordinate missions with local authorities.”—George Helm, President, DoD Business, Harris RF Communications.
Monnit Is Quite Sensorable
All Monnit wireless sensors include free basic iMonnit online sensor monitoring with SMS text and email alerting.
News Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest: New CEO @ Encompass Digital Media / AMOS-5 + ACTV / Blonder Tongue's Encoder / ETL Systems' RF Matrices To du / CASBAA's OTT Summit /
New product information and broadcasting news of interest to companies and professionals involved in the satellite broadcasting and related industries...
Crystal's Dynamic Rebranding
“This re-brand reflects our heritage within the industry..."—Roger Franklin, CEO, Crystal.
McMurdo Group's ELTs Can Save More Lives... Installed On 636 Of Southwest Airlines' Boeing Fleet 
... in the event of an emergency, enable first responders to locate the aircraft as soon as possible and potentially save more lives...
TE Connectivity's "Z" Connection Has Been Approved
“This solution helps our customers reduce cadmium usage and provides enhanced performance.”—Daniel Redmon, Product Manager, TE Global Aerospace, Defense & Marine.
Acquiring Minds Wish To Know—Sensintel Becomes Integrated With Raytheon Company
"Sensintel's expertise in unmanned aircraft systems solutions makes it a natural fit with Raytheon's Advanced Missile Systems product line."—Dr. Taylor W. Lawrence, President, Raytheon Missile Systems.
UltiSat To Provide A U.S. Government Agency With Their VSAT Solution
“UltiSat has a longstanding history of deploying and operating mission-critical, high availability commercial satellite communications solutions."—Moe Abutaleb, CEO, UltiSat
Celebrating 17 Years Of EUMETSAT Service is Metosat-7
The satellite is generally in good health, having suffered only a few anomalies over the years.
Twinkle, Twinkle, Exoplanet, How I Wonder Where You Are
Twinkle, a bold and pioneering British mission, will observe more than one hundred known exoplanets and will unveil their weather, history and the chemical composition of their atmosphere.
AppOpsSvcs For NGA To Be Handled By TASC
"We hope to generate interest across a broad range of developers and bring NGA innovative products that fully address its security, performance and mission requirements."—Amanda Brownfield, Sr. V.P., TASC.
Hands On With Keysight Technologies + Their Traveling Seminar Series
Seminar participants will receive a certificate of completion and have the opportunity to enter a drawing for a U1273A handheld multimeter and U1117A Bluetooth® adapter.
ORBIT Communications Bringing SATCOM Solutions To East Asian Defense Organization
"This deal strengthens ORBIT’s position as a leading provider of airborne connectivity solutions for strategic projects.”—Ofer Greenberger, CEO, Orbit Communication Systems.
DHI GRAS Maps The Floods In Denmark, Courtesy Of TerraSAR-X
The main advantage of using radar satellites such as TerraSAR-X is the ability to acquire images independent of weather and light conditions.
SNG Industry Buys Into Advantech Wireless GaN SSPA Solution To The Tune Of $1 Million
“The broadcasting industry has been rapidly adopting Advantech Wireless’ GaN technology for the new generation of SNG trucks and flyaways."—Cristi Damian, VP, Business Development, Advantech Wireless.
Encompass Digital Media's Ever-Increasing Role In Asia
"We have come a long way over the past four years."—Deepakjit Singh, Managing Director, Encompass Digital Media Asia.