Recent Service Provider News
ManSat...Increases in Free Enterprise In Space Is Impetus For Increases In Board Of Advisors... x 3
"...[the Company] s driving some of the most innovative and impactful commercial strategies that I have seen in the satellite industry in the past decade."
Delnet Philippines + Gilat's Sky Edge Has The Edge...Enables Countrywide Connectivity For The Distance
...with each adapting individually and automatically to weather conditions to ensure high availability at remote sites.
NOAA’s Deep Space Climate Observatory...Readies Launch To Gauge Sun's Solar Speed Of Wind
is the nation’s first operational spacecraft in deep space, orbiting approximately one million miles from Earth.
MTN Government Knows Xactly What They're Doing w/X-Band Antenna In Spain...The Largest X-Band In Europe
X-band antennas are configured to operate within both a global beam that is cross-strapped to a steerable spot beam and spot to pot beams.
Airbus Defence and Space Second In Record For Longevity...This Satellite Must Have Taken All Its Vitamins
Expected to serve 10 years in space, this healthy satellite lasted 23.5 years.
Hubble Reveals... Just In Time For The Holidays A Sweep Of Glitter In A Dwarf Galaxy
It is thought to have never had a dormant period—a period during which no stars were formed—lasting longer than 100 million years.
NASA... SpaceX's Milestone Approved... Bringing It Back To The U.S. Taxi Crews To The ISS
These contracts will end the nation's sole reliance on Russia and allow the station's current crew of six to ...
Twenty-Five Year HISPASAT Anniversary Could Also Net Prize Winning Submissions Thousands Of Euros
The prize is open to all submissions from academic and industrial backgrounds that offer a solid, innovative, satellite telecommunications project...
Driving The Changes That Are Needed In The Satellite Industry... SSPI's Gala Benefit Dinner
SSPI kicks off their "How Satellites Make A Better World" campaign...
Keysight Technologies' New 89600 VSA Software’s Pulse Handles Jamming + Threats
the software's pulse analysis option (BHQ) is used in radar and electronic counter measure applications for threats and jamming responses.
GEE—Inflight Entertainment For WestJet Flyers
"This is a first for the airline as it has traditionally managed content services in-house."—Amir Samnani, SVP, Content Services, Global Eagle Entertainment.
Thales Alenia Space's Four O3b Space Constellation Sats Launch New Record For Arianespace
The 11th launch of the year sets a new all-time record and passes the cumulative mark of 500 satellites in orbit
Robinson, Welch, Tadros + Clark Elected To The Board Of The Hosted Payload Alliance
"Since its inception, the HPA boasts many accomplishments working with government to further the development of a new hosted payload contracting vehicle..."—Nicole Robinson, Hosted Payload Alliance Chair.
SES GS' Satellite Transmits Live Historic Orion Test Flight + Re-entry
NASA's Orion will send astronauts to deep space destinations during future missions.
Harris' Birds Travel To Middle East... Military's $50M Contract For Falcon III® Wideband Radios
...an order valued at more than $50 million from a nation in the Middle East to deliver...
Key GVF Initiatives To Be Driven By New Board Of Directors
"As the satellite communications industry addresses major challenges and opportunities, the need for a strong, well-credentialed GVF Board has never been greater.”—David Hartshorn, Secretary General of GVF.
For California's Severe Drought, NASA Reveals The State Is Short Some 11 Trillion Gallons of Water
Recent California aren't nearly enough to end the multi-year drought.
An Endorsement By ASC Signal For SSPI's "Better World" Campaign
“Sponsorship is our way of thanking the Society for its contribution to the growth our business."—Keith Buckley, CEO, ASC Signal.
Globecomm + Tanzania Support Foundation Bring Computers + Hope Of A Bright Future To Rural African School
"Technology is our business and we are proud to donate the equipment to such a good cause. "
Netflix Comes To DISH PayTV SatBroadcasting™ Endeavors
"Pairing Netflix with Hopper represents the consolidation of two incredible video experiences." —Vivek Khemka, DISH senior vice president of product management.