Recent Agencies News
UK Space Agency + European Space Agency—PLATO Partnerships (Satellite)
[SatNews] The UK is set to play a leading role in the search for habitable planets orbiting alien stars, following David Willett’s announcement on March 11, 2014, that the UK Space...
SatLink To Distribute Globally For ERTA...Coming To A Station Near You?
[SatNews] ...whose broadcasts include news, entertainment, music and sports content, will extend its audience reach across Africa, North America, Europe and the Middle East...
CPI... Has The Touch + Gives You The Power With TouchPower™ (Touchscreen TWTAs)
[SatNews] “Configurable color displays let the user select which parameters are seen, and our SCOPESCREEN feature provides charts and graphs that display amplifier performance over time."
Department of Defense (DoD)—It's All About Sharing (Comms)
[SatNews] The Department of Defense announced its electromagnetic spectrum strategy for sharing with...
Cobham SATCOM's News Items... New Senior VP...New Products...SAILOR + THOR...GlobalXpress® All @ Satellite 2014
[SatNews] “I’m keen to meet as many partners and staff as quickly as possible, so visiting Satellite 2014 is a great way to start my new journey in this exciting company.”
Iridium, Teledyne + Rutgers University...Go Deep + Partner For Challenger Glider Mission (Underwater SATCOM)
[SatNews] ...collecting an unprecedented undersea dataset to better equip researchers with the tools to predict the ocean's future and its impact on global weather.
Teledyne Microwave Solutions... Is On-The-Move + Goes Light With A Trio Of Ka-Band On-The-Move Products
[SatNews] “This trifecta of benefits gives integrators immediate Ka- access while reducing the time, costs, and operational complexities of alternative solutions.”
Hughes Network Systems + GSA—GETN Support (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES has been awarded a task order by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) in support of the Government Education and Training Network (GETN) to provide commercial satellite communications (COMSATCOM)...
Thales—Watchkeeper Is Released To Service (UAV | UAS)
[SatNews] Watchkeeper, the unmanned aircraft system (UAS) developed by Thales for the British Army, has been given a...
Sky Sights—Aimed Through An Aurora (Launch)
[SatNews] On March 3, 2014, at 6:09 a.m. EST, a NASA-funded sounding rocket launched straight into an...
Techno-Sciences (TSi)—MEOSAR Delivered For SARSAT (SATCOM—Ground Station)
[SatNews] Techno-Sciences, Inc. (TSi) has successfully installed the second COSPAS-SARSAT Medium Earth Orbit Search and Rescue (MEOSAR) satellite Ground Station for the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the...
SSPI...A Golden Event Turns 50...Come Celebrate!
[SatNews] Rather they are individuals whose personalities, persistence, vision and sense of mission give extra weight to their personal contributions...
Intrasky's Recipe For Success...Combine Eutelsat + Newtec = Better Internet Connectivity + Capacity In Levant... (Ka-band Capacity)
[SatNews] ..."offer flexible and reliable Internet connectivity solutions, challenging the perception that fiber is the automatic route to highly competitive point-to-point links."
CompassCom's... Asset Tracking On Any Wireless Network ...CompassLDE®... Better Than Bloodhounds
[SatNews] “Organizations can light up their processor with live streaming information showing where their mobile assets are located and what they are doing.”
Pacaya Volcano... Guilty Of Intermittent Violent Phases Of Lava Fountaining (Earth Observation)
[SatNews] Typical activity in recent years includes strombolian activity, lava flow emission and intermittent violent phases of lava fountaining.
Kratos' New Star...NeuralStar® SQM...First End-To-End Service Management Solution (Satellite 2014)
[SatNews] ...the first end-to-end service management solution for satellite and terrestrial network operations.
Hughes Is Gettin' Award For GETN From GSA (Distance Learning Programs)
[SatNews] “With federal agency budgets stretched so thin, distance learning is especially in demand, and its well understood that satellite technology is a cost-effective approach to delivering...
USAF...Straight From The General's Mouth, There's A New Satellite That Won't Make Russia Or China Happy (MILSAT)
[SatNews] "...So it’s likely other countries, especially Russia and China, are going to consider this a threat.”
Raytheon Company—JPSS Mod (Satellites)
[SatNews] The Company received a $185 million modification from NASA on its current Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) Common Ground System (CGS) contract, which is...
NASA Fondly Recalls Astronaut Gardner, The First Space Salvager Of Stranded Satellites
[SatNews] “So now, appearing a bit more like Laurel and Hardy moving a piano, the two astronauts on their own struggled to push and turn and steady the nine-foot-long satellite."