Recent Manufacturing News
Harris Brings Their Expertise To The Small Satellite Conference...
At this show, Harris will be showing their perfect fit for smallsats—HyperCube, which is a smaller version of the Cross Track Infrared Sounder.
Acoustic Array For Micro Drones To Be Supplied By Microflown AVISA
Microflown AVISA is an active member of several NATO INDUSTRY ADVISORY GROUPS dealing with the threats of low, small and slow flying autonomous airborne platforms.
Thomson Video Networks Integrated Receiver/Decoder Family To Launch @ IBC2015
When the channel lineup is growing, they can simply add a new module — and they can use any combination of descrambler or decoder modules to address all use cases."—Stéphane Cloirec, Director, Product Management, Thomson Video Networks.
The Maritime Industry Obtains A New Fleet Management System From McMurdo
"I can also now track my vessels anywhere, even on my iPhone when I’m away from the office."—W.D. “Butch” Bazer, Operations Manager, Aries Marine.
NASA's James Webb Space Telescope's Primary Mirror Segments Undergo More Testing
The James Webb Space Telescope is the scientific successor to NASA's Hubble Space Telescope.
Helping To Simplify IIoT Apps Is WI-NEXT's New End Node Digital
"Wi-NEXT solution has the capacity to enable value-added services such as predictive maintenance, energy efficiency audits, and usage reports."—Armando Pereira, CEO, Wi-NEXT.
The Total Systems Strategy From Albis Elcon To Be Presented @ IBC2015
At the heart of each Albis Elcon solution are the company's SceneGate™ set-top boxes (STBs), which support a variety of traditional (e.g., IPTV, broadcast television, and VOD) and value-added services (e.g., OTT, interactive content, and media sharing).
Pay-TV Solutions From Viaccess•Orca On Display @ IBC2015
Viaccess-Orca will demonstrate how service providers can quickly address critical market changes to shape the ultimate content experience on every screen—ahead of the competition.
Advanced Comms + SatBroadcasting™ Advances Agreement Signed By RSC Energia + RSCC
"Our cooperation will serve the objective of further development of Russia’s infrastructure of satellite communications and broadcasting.”—Vladimir Solntsev, President, Energia.
Seven SMD Packages From Vishay Intertechnology Provide MLCC Space-Level Reliability
To receive MIL-PRF-123 qualification, the MLCCs released passed 4,000 hours of life testing at 125 degrees Celsius at twice the rated voltage.
Thomson Video Networks Has A Boost In Store During IBC2015For ViBE Encoders
"These latest software releases take that commitment forward by delivering outstanding compression efficiency gains for broadcast, including DTH satellite, IPTV, cable, and DTTV, as well as for multi-screen delivery."—Christophe Delahousse, President, Thomson Video Networks.
Video Over IP Distribution Demos Will Be Exterity's Plan For IBC2015
Our systems can scale to support large numbers of channels and multiple end user devices without compromising system performance, flexibility or network availability.”—Colin Farquhar, CEO, Exterity.
On The Short List For A CSI Award @ IBC2015 Is Vimond Media Solutions
The Vimond Platform is a suite of software applications and tools that help content owners, broadcasters, and content distributors manage their video services and publish with full control and efficiency on any device.
Billion Presents Their M2M Technologies @ Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2015
"We deliver secure, reliable wireless connectivity to places where were not possible to reach with the traditional infrastructure."—William Lee, Sr. Product Line Manager, Networking Division, Billion.
The World’s First Combustion Free, Externally-Powered, Space Launch Thruster Successfully Tested By Escape Dynamics
“Our recent tests are a major step forward in the continued advancement of our externally-powered high Isp thruster and validation of our efforts to change the manner of orbital launches.”—Richard F. Schaden, co-founder + Chairman of the Board, Escape Dynamics.
Into West Africa Goes Comtech EF Data SATCOM Equipment
A major GSM operator in West Africa will use the equipment to support the expansion of its satellite-based GSM backhaul.
A 3-D Printed UAS Successfully Launches + Flies From Royal Navy Warship
"The Royal Navy's Maritime Capability organisation is very interested in conceptual applications of unmanned and highly automated systems."—Royal Navy's Commander Maritime Capability (Aviation), Cdr. Bow Wheaton.
Norsat International's Portable Satellite Terminal Receives An Add-On Order
"This order builds upon the bookings momentum that we have had over the last year, especially within our military related businesses."—Dr. Amiee Chan, CEO, Norsat International.
Scientific Satellite Launch Is In China's Plans For 2016
The first satellite of the space studies program is a dark matter particle explorer satellite, expected to be launched by the end of this year.
Launcher Elements For A Dual Launch Mission In September Arrive In French Guiana For Arianespace Action
The Ariane 5 launch this September with NBN Co 1A and ARSAT-2 is designated Flight VA226 in Arianespace's numbering system.