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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.
 
Telemetry Ground Station Solution To Be Built By ORBIT Communications
The integrated turnkey solution is based on ORBIT’s AL-4034 5m S-band telemetry system.
 
Partnership Agreement Between Sierra Nevada Corporation + NASA Amended For Dream Chaser®
"The continued agreement and addition of the Closeout Review milestone ensures the entire Dream Chaser Space System continues its path forward to CDR maturation.”—Mark N. Sirangelo, Corporate V.P., Space Systems, SNC.
 
Rohde & Schwarz Debuts Their Smallest Microwave Vector Signal Generator
The setup is perfectly suited for ultrawideband aerospace and defense applications.
 
DLA 15005 Approved Wet Tantalum Capacitor Rolls Out From Vishay Intertechnology
This new capacitor features standard tin/lead (Pb) terminations, with RoHS-compliant 100% tin terminations available.
 
Testing Is Simplified For Long-Haul Comms Apps With Keysight Technologies' Solution
"With these functions integrated within the BERT itself, engineers can modify test settings without the need to reconfigure test setup or cabling.”—Jürgen Beck, V.P. + G.M., Digital + Photonic Test Division. Keysight.
 
NOAA's New Civilian Weather Satellites To Be Built By OrbitalATK
Orbital will design and fabricate the JPSS spacecraft, integrate government-furnished instruments, conduct satellite-level testing, and support in-orbit check-out and mission operations.
 
Airbus Defence & Space' PeruSat-1 To Be Launched By Arianespace In 2016
The first satellite of this type to be operated by Peru, it will be placed in Sun-synchronous orbit.
 
Amazonas 5 Build Booked For MDA's SSL Division By Export Development Canada For HISPASAT Group
EDC is Canada’s leading provider of financing, insurance and bonding products for Canadian companies that have business outside of Canada.
 
The Eyes Of Texas Are Upon Hughes Government Solutions For Digital Signage + Learning Management
"This contract vehicle also complements our existing contract with Texas DIR, on which we offer satellite broadband to rural schools and agencies, further adding depth and breadth to our educational technology offerings."—Tony Bardo, Ass't V.P., Government Solutions, Hughes.
 
U.S. Army's PRC-155 Manpacks Connect With General Dynamics DMRs In MUOS Test Lab
"This demonstrates the Navy's work, in collaboration with the Army, to deliver on the promise of the MUOS satellite communications to joint forces worldwide."—Chris Marzilli, President, General Dynamics Mission Systems.
 
Campaign Initiated By United Launch Alliance To Name Their New Rocket... Voting Underway...
“ULA’s new rocket represents the future of space—innovative, affordable and reliable.”—Tory Bruno, President + CEO, ULA.
 
On Board Bandwidth Pumped Up By Marlink For Windfarm Project + Simon Møkster Vessel
“Boosting bandwidth on a project basis is becoming more commonplace as technical projects evolve to require more high-end connectivity.”—Lars Jørgen Andersen, Key Account Manager, Marlink.
 
@ NAB 2015: Of SatBroadcasting™ Interest—AVIWEST Has A Backpack For Their DMNG PRO Uplink System
"The new backpack for DMNG PRO is an ideal accessory, streamlining the live newsgathering process further by making it easy for broadcasters to carry and use our equipment in the field."—Erwan Gasc, CEO, AVIWEST.
 
U.S. Navy's Third MUOS Satellite Successfully Deploys Harris Mesh Antennas
"This third on-orbit deployment again demonstrates how the unique design and flexibility of our mesh reflectors is meeting the needs of the MUOS satellite program."—Bill Gattle, V.P. + G.M., National Programs, Harris Government Communications Systems.
 
Datum Systems Incorporates XipLink Tech In Their Dual Optimized M7 Satellite Modems
“The XE-Series of software will also include XipLink Real Time (XRT) functionality to further extend and improve the current high performance Datum Systems line of satellite modems.” Bruce Bednarski, Sr. V.P.,  XipLink.
 
For Enterprise Customers Of Inmarsat's Global Xpress, SpeedCast Is Now An Authorized VAR
"Inmarsat’s portfolio of SATCOM solutions, including the Global Xpress service, is a valuable addition to our comprehensive suite of satellite solutions.”—Andrew Burdall, V.P., Strategic Business Development, SpeedCast.
 
Users Can Avail Themselves Of A New Satellite-Based Tracking Solution From Numerex—SmartGuide™
"This new pre-packaged service offers customers everything they need to immediately track and monitor vital assets around the clock and around the world."—Scott Wiley, Sr. V.P., Marketing + Product Management, Numerex.
 
Managed Remote Comms From RigNet Picked Up By Major Gulf Of Mexico O&G Operators
Through this contract, RigNet is delivering a fully-managed end-to-end IP network solution using VSAT technology for last-mile connectivity.