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EUMETSAT—Minding The Meteorological Mind Trust (Event)
[SatNews] From September 22 to 26, 2014, more than 400 meteorological experts, scientists and researchers from...
 
NASA’s Terra Captures Lava So Hot It Glows Near Infrared (Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER)
[SatNews] The lava is hot enough to glow in near-infrared light...
 
Thales Alenia Space UK—Moving On Up, Olivier to President and CEO (Business)
[SatNews] Ben Olivier has been named President and CEO of Thales Alenia Space UK...
 
Lest We Ever Forget...POW/MIA Recognition Day...Engaging Satellite Service For Unanswered Questions
[SatNews] More than 83,000 Americans are missing from World War II, the Korean War, the Cold War, the Vietnam War and the 1991 Gulf War.
 
Arianespace—Intelsat, DIRECTV + ARSAT Under The Fairing (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] Pre-launch payload processing is moving into full swing for Arianespace’s next Ariane 5 flight, with the mission’s ISDLA-1 telecommunications satellite now...
 
PlanetiQ, Millennium + U.S.A.F.—Occultation Oversight For Government Payloads (Satellite Builds)
[SatNews] Under a new contract with the U.S. Air Force, PlanetiQ LLC will provide an adaptable on-orbit platform for hosting U.S. government payloads as a...
 
MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (MDA) + European Space Agency (ESA)—Higher Bandwidth For ISS (Comms)
[SatNews] MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. ("MDA" or the "Company") (TSX:MDA) has announced that their UK subsidiary has received authorization to...
 
Proteus FZC + DigitalGlobe—You Can See The Forest For The Trees (Imagery—Webinar)
[SatNews] Proteus FZC will discuss its use of high-resolution WorldView-2 imagery to derive accurate forest inventory and tree classification maps in...
 
AsiaSat, Globecast + ksat—The Games Are On (SatBroadcasting™—Capacity)
[SatNews] Asia Satellite Telecommunications Company Limited (AsiaSat) will provide transponder capacity to Globecast and ktsat to support live coverage of the...
 
NOAA—"Brain" + "Body" United (Satellite)
[SatNews] The GOES-R Satellite System Module and Core Module subassemblies were successfully mated and now...
 
Harris Improves NOAA's GOES-R Weather Prognostications... Including Lightning + Xtreme Weather
[SatNews] ...has successfully demonstrated the ability to produce products in five minutes versus the current GOES operational capability of 30 minutes.
 
Vislink's NewSwift HD 240 Is The Lightest System But A Heavy Weight Of A Worker (Antenna)
[SatNews] ...antenna is already the lightest system of its kind, but the latest version benefits from better load distribution when mounted to ensure smooth motorised operation across all three axes...
 
MIT's New Algorithm... Critical When Avoiding Whirling Trash + Sharp Objects In Zero Gravity (Analysis/Report)
[SatNews] "there's a lot of space trash these days. There are thousands of pieces of broken satellites in space. If you were to send a supermassive spacecraft up there, yes, you could collect all of those, but ..."
 
Inmarsat, Paradigm Communications + Skyware Technologies—Overcoming FAT + OTAT (SATCOM—Terminals)
[SatNews] Inmarsat, (LSE: ISAT) has confirmed that its technology partners Paradigm Communications and Skyware Technologies have successfully completed Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) and...
 
Eutelsat Communications and MEDIA BROADCAST—NewsSpotter Is Inked Up (SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) and  MEDIA BROADCAST have announced they have inked an...
 
MTN's Maestro Conducts A Symphony Of A Satellite Solution For Yachts (Ku-/Ka-band Antenna)
[SatNews] The solution will operate in Ku- and Ka-bands simultaneously for yachts that need the highest speeds with the most reliability and the ultimate value. 
 
UPDATE: ULA's Atlas V Rocks... CLIO Climbs ... On Secret Mission For U.S. Government (Launch)
[SatNews] While the satellite's mission is kept under wraps, it's no secret that today's launch was successful.
 
Lockheed Martin + USSTRATCOM—Constellation Edition For Flight-19 DMSP (Satellite)
[SatNews] The newest Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP) satellite, built by Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT], was accepted for operations by...
 
Avanti Communications—Google Glassware Goes Galactic (Satellite—App)
[SatNews] During IBC2014, Avanti Communications unveiled their new Google Glassware satellite app, which...
 
HISPASAT—Working For SAT>IP's Implementation (SATCOM)
[SatNews] The Spanish satellite operator HISPASAT announced at IBC2014 in Amsterdam that the company will join the...