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ULA Launches NASA's SMAP Mission + A Secondary Payload Of Educational CubeSats + Including A Second Stage Miniskirt
The SMAP mission is NASA’s first Earth-observing satellite mission designed to collect global observations of surface soil moisture and its freeze/thaw state...
 
RedPort Global Accelerates XGate Weather...Before The Rain Arrives
Satellite phone users are often in remote locations or on the water and need a  It's the perfect partner to more advanced marine weather software, and may be all a land user ever needs." 
 
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.
 
Space Foundation's Highest Education Award To Be Presented To June Scobee Rodgers...
As Founding Chairman for the Challenger Center for Space Science Education, she has appeared on numerous national television programs promoting innovative educational partnerships.
 
Packed + Ready To Rocket—Europe's IXV Spaceplane Awaits February 11th...
IXV is an atmospheric reentry demonstrator designed to flight test technologies and critical systems for Europe’s future automated reentry systems on their return from LEO.
 
Current USMC Challenges Exacerbated By Sequestration
"In a major conflict, those shortfalls will result in a delayed response and/or additional casualties."—General Joseph F. Dunford, United States Marine Corps Commandant.
 
Sky...Is The Limit w/New Range Of Offerings
“Sky was forced down this route. It can’t afford to be left behind in the multi-play market..."
 
Eutelsat + European Parliament Get Together To Promo SATCOM As Digital Divide Solution
Speakers joined together for a panel debate and questions on the role of satellite broadband in national regional strategies within the EU Framework and the way forward with the new EU Digital Agenda and Single Market.
 
Telit Wireless Solutions Makes IoT A Lot Simpler... Launches Three New Positioning Modules + Embedded Smart Antennas
The two are interchangeable to support a choice of functionalities for a single customer design—saving both time and money
 
NASA EO's Images Reveal 2014 As Driest Year On Record In California
But as a result of the drought, many growers received less than a tenth of their full water allotment from state surface water supplies.
 
ILS Proton Preps ...First Globally Available High-Speed Broadband Network Over Three Inmarsat-5 Sats
GX will consistently deliver higher performance through more compact terminals at a lower cost than existing VSAT services, making it accessible to many more users. 
 
Northern Sky Research...Putting The Brakes On India's Satcom Growth
...the Digital India initiative, a $20B program meant to improve governmental accountability and participation by connecting some 1.3 billion Indians to the World Wide Web.
 
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...
 
EUMETSAT + Others Digging Into EU Space Policy @ Brussels Conference
The EUMETSAT Director-General will address the session “The fight against climate change: the contribution of satellite technology, in particular Copernicus, in the run-up to COP21.”
 
M2M + Big Data Could Revolutionize Business—Free NSR Webinar Explores The Possibilities...
With the M2M/IoT via Satellite market set to almost reach $2.5 billion by 2023, this active sector continues to grow and evolve with changing requirements affecting opportunities differently in various sectors.
 
Crystal's Dynamic Rebranding
“This re-brand reflects our heritage within the industry..."—Roger Franklin, CEO, Crystal.
 
Joining Forces For Advanced Telematics Solutions Are Iridium Communications + Appareo Systems
"This partnership will ensure Appareo solutions serve our current and future customers with the furthest reaching technology."—Jeff Johnson, V.P., Business Development, Appareo.
 
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...
 
SSC...Swedes Expand Inuvik Satellite Station Facility For Canuck's
...driven by increasing customer demand for communication with polar-orbiting satellites, normally used for Earth observation and atmospheric monitoring. 
 
Proton-M Being Prepped For Inmarsat-5F2 Send Off
Now, the Proton-M booster with the Briz-M upper stage and the Inmarsat-5F2 satellite have been delivered to the propellant filling area.