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Harris CapRock Communications Pumps Dynamic Bandwidth To Nearly 100 O&G Sites 
Harris CapRock launched Advanced VSAT in 2014 and first deployed it on Royal Caribbean Cruises’ global fleet and customer operations networks in the Gulf of Mexico.
Ongoing Support For Government Communications Demo'd By Inmarsat During Pacific Endeavor Exercise
The event was co-hosted by U.S. Pacific Command (USPACOM) and the Armed Forces of The Philippines (AFP) J6 and took place in Manila, Philippines.
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.
The First Two Geosynchronous Space Situational Awareness Program (GSSAP) Are Declared Operational By U.S.A.F.
"We're extremely honored to declare IOC for the Geosynchronous Space Situational Awareness Program," said Lt. Col. Casey Beard, Commander, 1 SOPS.
LISA Pathfinder Arrives @ Arianespaceport...Will Detect Ripples In Space-Time Per Einstein's Theory Of Relativity
will help test and validate the technology in space needed for detecting low-frequency gravitational waves, which are ripples in
space-time predicted by Albert Einstein’s theory of general relativity.
NRL's Ionosphere Experiment Launches Sounding Rocket For Dusty Plasma Investigations
The Department of Defense (DoD) Space Test Program sponsored the launch and payload integration for the NRL CARE II mission.
China Launches A Jilin-1 Foursome
All four satellites were developed and produced by Chang Guang Satellite Technology.
China's Three CubeSat Launch To Track Aircraft + Maritime Vessels
The three CubeSats—in a mission coded STU-2—were launched on September 25 and have entered their designed orbit.
Inmarsat Brings Cobham SATCOM Aboard To Deliver Advanced MSS Terminals To The European Aviation Network Offering
The compact, lightweight and cost effective terminal will be a vital component in the European Aviation Network.
New Program Will Assist Entrepreneurs With Patented NASA Technologies
"The Startup NASA initiative leverages the results of our cutting-edge research and development so entrepreneurs can take that research—and some risks—to create new products and new services."—David Miller, Chief Technologist, NASA.
NSR Addresses Whether C-Band Is Still Suitable for Satellite... Will Rights Be Taken Away From Sat Operators?
The most contentious topic of debate being whether to take away rights that satellite operators currently, and for decades, have had for C-band spectrum.
Satellite Passengers For Arianespace Flight VA227 Have Now All Disembarked In French Guiana
Designated Flight VA227 in Arianespace’s numbering system, this November mission will be the 227th with an Ariane series vehicle.
Inmarsat To Entertain Maersk Tankers With Fleet Media Pilot Program
The Fleet Media service will be powered initially by XpressLink and eventually via Fleet Xpress.
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.
Transas...Something Fishy? ECDIS On Board 20 Vessels Monitors Indonesia's Marine Resources + Fisheries 
"...ECDIS will help us to better monitor the Indonesian waters and support prevention of illegal fishing which is one of key issues for the Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries.”
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 + NRO-Sponsored CubeSats Looking @ October 8th ULA Launch Date
Small satellites, including CubeSats, are playing an increasingly larger role in exploration, technology demonstration, scientific research and educational investigations at NASA.
ULA Launches Morelos-3 = 100th Successful ULA One-At-A-Time Mission 
The Morelos-3 launch was accelerated to an earlier position on the Atlas launch manifest. 
Airbus Defence and Space... Things Just Keep Getting BADR... Completes Final Integration Of ARABSAT 6B (BADR-7)
The satellite today left the Airbus Defence and Space facilities in Toulouse, France...