Weekly Top Stories
August 11th, 2014 August 17th, 2014
Surrey Satellite Technology...Dazzling Footage Taken From TechDemoSat-1 Moments After Separation
[SatNews] ..."and are looking forward to the next phase—the demonstration of a range of new technologies being flown on this innovative mission.”
ViaSat's... Unlimited Satellite Internet Service in U.S. Exede®s All Other Services
[SatNews] Virtually unlimited satellite Internet service (providing at least 150 GBs of monthly data without a strict data allowance) is a first...
UPDATE: ULA + DigitalGlobe... All Fired Up + Somewhere To Go...Up... Picture This With WorldView-3 (Launch)
[SatNews] ...a picture perfect launch today of a satellite that will be providing perfect pictures.
Avanti Communications, Orbital Sciences Corp. + Arianespace—HYLAS 4 Creation To Start (Satellite Build + Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] Avanti Communications Group plc. (“Avanti”) (AIM: AVN.L) has completed contracts to purchase and launch...
SSL + ViaSat...Back To The Mat...Court Decision Overturned $283M Jury Verdict (Miscarriage Of Justice)
[SatNews] ...the court, finding that the jury’s damages award resulted in a miscarriage of justice, vacated in full the $283 million jury verdict against ...
Northrop Grumman + Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL)
[SatNews] Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been awarded a contract from the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) to...
Arianespace, MEASAT + Optus—Settling In For September Event (Launch Preparations)
[SatNews] Preparations for Arianespace’s next Ariane 5 mission marked an important milestone this...
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions' RT Logic—An Applicable Grounding For GPS OCX (Satellite—Components)
[SatNews] Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS) has revealed that their RT Logic subsidiary has been awarded a $1 million follow-on contract to...
NASA's Chandra Ducks + Covers As Supernova SN 2014J Explodes
[SatNews] Scientists think that all Type Ia supernovas involve the detonation of a white dwarf.