Recent Manufacturing News
Thales Alenia Space Has Opened A New Cannes Production Facility
This production facility, intended for the integration and testing of optical observation instruments, complements the existing facilities in Cannes dedicated to optical observation programs.
Orbital ATK Has A Module Completion For Cygnus
"We remain solidly on schedule to meet our CRS cargo requirements for NASA."—Frank Culbertson, President, Space Systems Group, Orbital ATK.
Harris Falcon Swoops Into EMEA
The radios will provide users with increased situational awareness and support high-bandwidth voice, video and data communications.
New Satellite Broadband Solution For German Communities Via Eutelsat Broadband + EUSANET
"The KA-SAT satellite is the ideal solution for those requiring high-speed broadband access out of the range of ADSL services.”—Udo Neukirchen, Managing Director, Eutelsat Germany.
Nexgen Upgrades For Globalstar Gateway Ground Stations To Be Implemented By Squire Technologies
The agreement represents the final significant ground network infrastructure component for Globalstar's next-generation of advanced IP-based satellite voice and data services.
Optical Class Spacecraft Structure For James Webb Telescope Completed By Northrop Grumman
"The spacecraft structure provides state of the art capabilities to support the James Webb Space Telescope's first light mission."—Andy Cohen, Manager, Webb Telescope Spacecraft, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems.
The OCSD CubeSat Is On Orbit + Fully Operational—Confirmation Rec'd By NASA + The Aerospace Corporation
"Technology demonstration missions like OCSD are driving exploration."—Steve Jurczyk, Associate Administrator, Space Technology Mission Directorate (STMD), NASA.
Marlink Gains An Additional Three-Year VSAT Services Contract With Polarcus
“Sealink VSAT has become integral to operational efficiency and crew welfare on board Polarcus’ seismic fleet."—Tore Morten Olsen, Head of Maritime SATCOM, Airbus Defence and Space.
Aireon's MOA With Airservices Australia To Bring ADS-B Into Airplay...
The Aireon ADS-B solution will facilitate smooth transition with neighboring Flight Information Regions (FIR) while also lowering ground infrastructure costs, reducing costs to airlines and improving airspace safety.
Globalstar Europe's MOOtivation
In locations across the globe, STX3 equipped devices are tracking high value assets ranging from ships to hazardous cargo containers, as well as truck fleets and livestock.
Gilat Refocuses Their Company For Growth Markets
In order to take full advantage of the listed opportunities, Gilat has adjusted its organization.
The Data Challenges Of Raster Imagery + LIDAR Tackled In LizardTech®'s New Survey
“The survey provides high-level insights into how raster imagery and LiDAR data sets are used, compressed, accessed and stored.”—Robert Parker, Product Manager, LizardTech.
Comms Management For Maritime Handled Via VoIP + BYOD Capabilities Just Released By Satcom Global
"IPSignature 4 provides managers with a reliable and secure tool for managing vessel communications."—Ian Robinson, CEO, Satcom Global.
Cobham SATCOM Takes Nine Voice Line Capabilities To Greater Altitudes
"The new service will provide many benefits to our customers, particularly business travelers..."—Kim Gram, Vice President, Aeronautical Business Unit, Cobham SATCOM.
Harris CapRock Communications Pumps Dynamic Bandwidth To Nearly 100 O&G Sites
Harris CapRock launched Advanced VSAT in 2014 and first deployed it on Royal Caribbean Cruises’ global fleet and customer operations networks in the Gulf of Mexico.
Nat'l Marine Electronics Association Graces KVH industries With Three Awards
This is the 18th consecutive year that KVH has achieved the NMEA distinction for its TracVision satellite television antenna systems and the 13th time that KVH’s TracPhone satellite communications systems have been recognized.
Optimized Backhaul Alternative For Remote Areas Developed By Sevis Systems + Ranberry
"The Ranberry-Sevis combination aims at precisely addressing the need to offer an affordable small cell solution at both CAPEX and OPEX levels."—Tim Peyla, V.P., Business Development, Sevis Systems.
Wireless Manufacturing Tests Gain Specified Performance + Accuracy With Keysight Technologies' New Module
The VXT is purpose-built for rapid solution creation and faster throughput in manufacturing test of wireless components and “Internet of Things” (IoT) devices.
China Launches A Jilin-1 Foursome
All four satellites were developed and produced by Chang Guang Satellite Technology.
China's Three CubeSat Launch To Track Aircraft + Maritime Vessels
The three CubeSats—in a mission coded STU-2—were launched on September 25 and have entered their designed orbit.