Recent Service Provider News
Arianespace's Soyuz Launches A Pair...Galileo Discovered Jupiter's Satellites + Two Satellites Named In His Honor Go Into Space
Among the many accomplishments of Galileo was the discovery of the four largest satellites of Jupiter (named the Galilean moons in his honor) and today two satellites named after him have been launched.
NASA Sends Two Astronauts To ISS For A Long Time...One Year In Space + The Effects On The Human Spirit
Two humans said farewell to Earth for nearly 12 months to settle into the ISS for one year. Scott Kelly's identical twin brother is a retired NASA astronaut, which could make the experiments more interesting.
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.
UK Space Agency Appoints Avanti...Takes iKnowledge To 250 Rural Schools In Tanzania
The iKnowledge program will equip up to 250 schools in rural and underserved areas of Tanzania with ICT infrastructure.
OHB Builds 'em So They Can Fly Away... Adam + Anastasia
“This was a very emotional moment for all of us who eagerly watched the launch and the activities of the next few hours in Bremen, Toulouse, Kourou and everywhere around the world..."
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.
An OHB System AG Endowment For A New University Chair
The endowment of the chair will be provided for six years to promote scientific research at the University of the Armed Forces in Munich.
ITAR Compliance is No Longer a Choice, It is a Necessity—ASDEvents Seminar
Take your understanding of ITAR Compliance to a new level.
April 1st Is The Deadline For ICSSC 2015 Abstracts...
The conference will be held on the beautiful Gold Coast of Australia from September 7 through 10, 2015.
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
Moving On Up @ SSPI's Board Of Directors—Stott To Chair + McGuirk To President
SSPI’s Board of Directors represents a cross-section of the commercial satellite business, from manufacturing to launch to services.
Orbital ATK's GEM Of A Contribution Was Vital To Successful Launch Of ULA's Delta IV Rocket
A rocket propelled launch of a satellite is the end result of numerous companies and experts working to achieve one goal...get it up and launch the satellite(s), another company stepping up to share their contribution is...
UK Space Agency Finalizes Seven Projects... From CubeSats To e-Finance... Benefits Emerging Economies
UK satellite data and cutting-edge space technology plays an ever increasing role on the international scene in both the economies of major and established space nations as well as in the development of emerging space nations.
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.
Encompass Digital Media Acquires Full Transponder On Intelsat's G-19 Satellite
“G-19 provides D2 clients a home on a broadcast-friendly satellite with the ability to launch on a channel-by-channel basis on a fully saturated transponder."—Vince Matherne, Chief Product Officer, Encompass.
Harris Receives $25M... Flies In Falcon III® For NATO Nation
Supplying armed forces with manpack and handheld radios for battlefield communications, enables secure communications interoperability
OHB AG Now Known As OHB SE... Adopts Legal Structure Of A Societas Europaea
The shareholders had previously passed a resolution in July 2014 approving this change in corporate status.
NSR Expanding Market Share ...Diversity Between Core Satellite Mobility Markets
So what happens when companies merge and then merge again?
Launch Successful...ULA's Delta IV On The Way To Deliver U.S.A.F.'s GPS IIF-9 Satellite
Fog didn't dampen the spirits of those involved in a successful launch today of the GPS IIF-9 launch for the United States Air Force.
A Lofty Project Now In The Arianespace Launch Zone
Flight VS11's passengers—built by OHB System, with Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd. supplying their navigation payloads—are the third and fourth Full Operational Capability (FOC) satellites in the Galileo program.