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C-COM Reports Third Quarter Results 18/10/18

Orolia Prepares Nine Search and Rescue Systems Across Five Continents for Global Commissioning 18/10/18

Kepler raises $16M to Deliver Nanosatellite Data Services in Low Earth Orbit and Grow Global Reach 18/10/18

Rede Amazônica Expands High-Definition Television Distribution to the Amazon via Intelsat 14 18/10/18

Rocket Lab Selects Wallops Flight Facility for US Launch Site 18/10/18

Boeing Launches New Organization to Unleash the Power of Advanced Computing and Networks in Aerospace 18/10/18

Viasat and MDA to Expand Presence in Canada to Enhance Link 16 Capabilities for Canadian Armed Forces 18/10/18

Hispamar and Gilat Launch a Satellite-Based Broadband Service in Brazil to Promote High-Quality Internet Access 17/10/18

United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches AEHF-4 Mission 17/10/18

Maxar Technologies' DigitalGlobe Expands NASA Partnership with New Sole-Source Contract for Commercial Earth Observation Data 17/10/18

Viasat Selected as Connectivity Provider on Gulfstream G280 Business Jets 15/10/18

Comtech Awarded in Excess of $5.4 Million Additional Funding from U.S. Army 15/10/18

Harris Corporation and L3 Technologies to Combine in Merger of Equals 15/10/18

KBRwyle Wins $48M Contract to Build NextGen NASA Satellite Laser Ranging Systems 15/10/18

Air Force awards three Launch Service Agreements 12/10/18

York Space Systems Enters Memorandum of Understanding with Firefly Aerospace 10/10/18

Maxar Technologies' DigitalGlobe and Ecopia Tech Corporation produce first high-precision U.S. building footprints dataset created with machine learning 10/10/18

Boeing HorizonX Ventures Invests in Accion Systems to Propel Satellite Capabilities 10/10/18

Viasat Offers Highest-Speed Connectivity Package for Bombardier Global Aircraft--Made Available Exclusively Through StandardAero 10/10/18

Viasat Unveils Cloud-Enabled Solutions for Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Applications Over Secure SATCOM and LOS Network  10/10/18

Globalsat Group and N-Sat have agreed to form a strategic alliance for the creation of a new Caribbean division 9/10/18

XTAR Demonstrates High Data Rates for Small Terminals 9/10/18

Maxar's SSL Continues Positive Momentum in Growing U.S. Government Pipeline 8/10/18

Sky and Space Global Commended by Frost & Sullivan for Pioneering the Deployment of Communication Nano-Satellites 8/10/18

Addvalue Signs Exclusive Collaboration Agreement with Network Innovations Inc to jointly market Addvalue iFleetONE™ VMS in the US 04/10/18

Raytheon delivers first SeeMe satellite to DARPA 4/10/18

ARK Mediacom Demonstrates First End-to-End 5G Broadcast Network 4/10/18

Comtech Awarded in Excess of $19.7 Million Funding from U.S. Army 3/10/18

Advantech Wireless Technologies Delivers Its 3.2kW Ku-Band Outdoor Modular Summit SSPA to a Major DTH Broadcaster 4/10/18

Audacy Achieves $100 Million in Commercial Agreements 2/10/18

Intelsat, SES, Eutelsat and Telesat Establish the C-Band Alliance 1/10/10

Hughes Completes Global Managed IP Network Installation for Multinational Organization 28/09/18

Brian Holz’s Joins Akash Systems as it Files for Experimental License with FCC 27/09/18

UltiSat a Proud Member of “Team UEC Electronics” on $949.9M SPAWAR Contract 27/09/18

United Launch Alliance Building Rocket of the Future with Industry-Leading Strategic Partnerships 27/09/18

Capella Space closes $19M Series B to deliver reliable Earth observation data on demand 27/09/18

Boeing Completes Acquisition of Millennium Space Systems 27/09/18

Aeromexico Selects Viasat In-flight Internet for New Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft 25/09/18

Romantis received the Landing Rights to use the capacity of the RSCC Express-AM8 satellite in Brazil 24/09/18

SITAONAIR connectivity helping Aircalin to deliver its next-gen strategy 24/09/19

ThinKom and Telesat to Jointly Develop an Enterprise User Terminal for Telesat’s Global LEO Satellite Constellation 24/09/18

United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches Final Delta II Rocket with NASA's ICESat-2 19/09/18

Planet and Orbital Insight Expand Satellite Imagery Partnership 19/09/18

Viasat Expands Business Internet Service Distribution; Signs New Master Agent Agreement with Intelisys 19/09/2018

Kratos Receives $3 Million in Contract Awards to Build Two Satellite Earth Stations18/09/18

Hughes Selected to Provide Satellite Broadband Services for U.S. Government Education and Training Network (GETN) 18/09/18

Addvalue iFleetONE™ Terminal Together With Its Proprietary Vessel Monitoring System (VMS) Is Now Type Approved  By The US National Marine Fisheries Service  Office Of Law Enforcement 17/09/18

Trimble Adds Galileo and BeiDou to its VRS Now Service in North America 17/09/18

Fibertek Lasers Pave the Way for the Next Generation of Earth Observation 17/09/18

General Dynamics Mission Systems Releases Updated MUOS Waveform for U.S. Navy Digital Modular Radio

RBC Signals Opens New Arctic Ground Station Expanding Global Space Communication Network 12/09/18

CBC/Radio-Canada Expands its Use of UHP Technology in Satellite Operations 11/09/18

SES Government Solutions to Support Air Combat Command Training and Testing Operations 11/09/18

Phasor and Kepler Usher in New Era of Satellite Communications 10/09/18

Raytheon strengthens alliance with commercial satellite company, HawkEye 360 10/09/18

Boeing HorizonX Ventures Invests in BridgeSat to Advance Satellite Communication 10/09/18

Maxar Technologies' DigitalGlobe Announces the Availability of MDA RADARSAT-2 Data in SecureWatch 10/09/18

Viasat Selects United Launch Alliance's Proven Atlas V Rocket For Commercial Satellite Launch 10/09/18

Grupo Televisa Selects Intelsat’s High Performing Satellite Solutions for End-to-End Distribution Services 10/09/18

Nevada State Parks Department Selects Viasat to Provide Statewide Park Connectivity
Carillon Technologies Raises Initial Funding Round 6/09/18

Radiant Solutions Partners with TellusLabs to Provide Advanced Agricultural Intelligence Solutions 6/09/18

U.S. Government Awards Viasat an Eight-Year Contract to Provide Elite Global In-flight Connectivity Services on U.S. Government Senior Leader Aircraft 6/09/18

RigNet to Provide Managed Communications Services and OTT Solutions to McDermott’s Global Fleet 6/09/18

Ultra Electronics Communications and Integrated Systems 6/09/18

Iridium's Maritime Business Continues Momentum with Additional Service Providers for Iridium Certus(SM) 6/09/18

DigitalGlobe awarded Global EGD contract renewal by the U.S. Government to provide on-demand access to mission-ready satellite imagery 5/09/18

DigitalGlobe Announces EnhancedView Contract Option Year 5/09/18

Globalstar Announces Appointment of Dave Kagan to CEO

SES-14 Goes Operational to Serve the Americas 4/09/18

Intellian Launches Higher Power GX Terminal

Robotic Payload for RSGS Mission Moves to Next Phase of Development 30/08/18
Viasat, Boeing Enter Next Phase of ViaSat-3 Satellite Integration

MDA to deliver SAR information for mission-critical support 30/08/18

Maxar's SSL Selected by NASA to Explore Commercial Satellite Assembly and Manufacturing in LEO 30/08/18

Teledyne Paradise Datacom Establishes In-Country Operations in Brazil to Prioritize Brazilian Growth Strategy 29/08/18

Telesat’s New Telstar 19 VANTAGE Satellite Now Operational 27/08/18

Comtech EF Data Announces New Durostream WAN Optimization Appliances with Packet Protection 27/08/18

Maxar Technologies Provides Comprehensive Response to Shareholders Following Misleading Short-Seller Campaign by Hedge Fund 23/08/18

Comtech Receives $1.3 Million Order for Satellite Communications Infrastructure Equipment

USSTRATCOM, Brazil sign agreement to share space services, data 22/08/18

Comtech Xicom Technology Awarded Over $20.0 Million for High Frequency SATCOM Amplifiers 22/08/18

Phasor Achieves Commercial Milestone with Contracts Worth Over $300 Million 22/08/18

CPI Expands with Acquision of Orbital Systems and Quorum  21/08/18

FAA Approves AerTrak for Boeing 757-200 Series Aircraft to Comply with Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) Operations Mandate 21/08/18

U.S. Air Force Declares Second Lockheed Martin GPS III Satellite "Available for Launch" 21/08/18

Advantech Wireless Technologies Releases L-Band to 720MHz SATCOM Synthesized Frequency Converters

Boeing to Acquire Millennium Space Systems, provider of agile, flight-proven small-satellite solutions 16/08/18

XipLink Announces Edson Meira, VP of Latin America Experienced Sales Executive to manage fast growing region

Maxar's SSL selected to define next-generation secure satellite communications for the U.S. Air Force 16/08/18

Comtech Receives $2.8 Million Delivery Order to Support U.S. Navy’s Advanced Time Division Multiple Access Interface Processor Terminals

Cloud Constellation Corporation Launches Global Partner Program 14/08/18

Comtech Receives $32.5 Million Order from the U.S. Army

“Last Call for SATCOM Security” 10/08/18

Remarks by Vice President Pence on the Future of the U.S. Military in Space 09/08/18

C-SPAN Joins Intelsat’s Highly Penetrated Galaxy 14 Video Distribution Neighborhood 9/08/18

Viasat’s VISION Software Passes Critical Test to Support Upgraded NATO Satellite Control Stations 9/08/18

Rocket Lab signs agreement for ten dedicated Electron missions with Circle Aerospace 8/08/18

Advantech Wireless Technologies Announces Expansion of its LATAM operations 8/08/18

Comtech EF Data Expands WAN Optimization Product Line to Enhance Users’ Quality of Experience 8/08/18

New Launch Unit Standards Announced for SmallSats 6/08/18

Terran Orbital Completes $36 Million Series "B" Financing 06/08/18

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded $2.6 Million Follow-on Contract for Military SATCOM TWTAs

Telesat Reports Results for the Quarter Ended June 30, 2018 2/08/18

Iridium Announces Second-Quarter 2018 Results; Company Raises 2018 Outlook

Hispasat and Gilat Partner to Commercialize High Throughput Satellite (HTS) Capacity of Amazonas 3 and 5 Satellites Over Brazi 2/08/18

Telesat Signs Airbus Defence and Space to Further Develop the Design for Telesat’s Global LEO Satellite Constellation 1/08/2018

Satellite Constellations: Too Much of a Good Thing?

Intelsat Announces Second Quarter 2018 Results 31/07/18

Tier-1 Mobile Network Operator in Latin America Selects Gilat for LTE Satellite Backhaul 30/07/18

Thales Alenia Space and Maxar Technologies’ SSL Form Consortium to Further Design and Develop Telesat’s LEO Satellite Constellation 30/07/18

LeoLabs Closes $13 Million Series A to Expand Space Situational Awareness and Mapping Platform 26/07/18

Rockwell Collins and Iridium to Deliver Next-Generation Aviation Services 25/07/18

SKYWAN Control Network Installation at Diospi Suyana 25/07/18

Iridium Completes Seventh Successful Iridium® NEXT Launch

Cloud Constellation Corporation Partners with Arch Mission Foundation to Support Vision of Archiving Critical Human Knowledge Around the Solar System 25/07/18

Downstream Digital Transformation Ignites Enterprise Satellite Connectivity Services 23/07/18

Hughes 63W Payload on Telstar 19 VANTAGE Satellite Successfully Launched 23/07/18

Rockwell Collins and Iridium to Deliver Next-Generation Aviation Services 23/07/18

Geospatial Intelligence Startup Ursa Announces $5.7 Million in New Funding 23/07/18

Comtech Awarded in Excess of $12.5 Million of Orders from U.S. Army 23/07/18

Telesat Successfully Launches Telstar 19 VANTAGE Bringing New High Throughput Ku and Ka-band Capacity across the Americas and Atlantic

SAS Steps Up Efforts to Bring Nano-Satellite Based Communications to the Caribbean Following Another Successful Demonstration of its Technology

More (Satcom) Bits for More Barrels, 18/07/18

CopaSAT Announces New Leadership Team 18/07/18

Comtech Receives $2.3 Million Order for Satellite Modems to Support U.S. Army Project Manager (PM) Tactical Network 18/07/18

Remote Sensing Satellite Market Takes Off, Driven by SmallSat Deliveries 17/07/18

Maxar Technologies' MDA Announces Acquisition of Neptec Design Group, a Leading Space Sensors Company in Canada and the United Kingdom 16/07/18

Veteran Satellite Solutions Provider X2nSat Purchases On Call Communications 16/07/18

Eutelsat partners with Intelsat and SES in U.S. C-band Spectrum Proposal 12/07/18

GomSpace signs contract with the European Space Agency 11/07/18

Enabling a GEO-NGEO Hybrid System 11/07/18

Rocket Lab to expand launch capability with US launch site 12/07/18

Telesat to Collaborate with General Dynamics Mission Systems in Developing User Terminals that Will Exploit the Advanced Networking Capabilities of Telesat’s Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Satellite Constellation 11/07/18

Kepler & Catapult to Speed up Launch of IOT Capable Satellites 11/07/18.

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Wins $4.8 Million Follow-On Contract for High-Power Military SATCOM TWTAs 10/07/18.

Emerging Space: The 5 Billion Question 10/07/18.

Globecomm delivers global VSAT connectivity for Briese Schiffahrts fleet expansion 10/07/18

Virgin Group and SITAEL sign agreements for long-term collaboration and investment 9/07/18

Telesat and Gilat Join Forces to Develop Broadband Communication Modem Technology for Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Satellites 9/07/18

Cisneros Makes Investment in AST&Science to Support its New Transformative Space Technologies 6/07/18

NSR Report: Full Steam Ahead for Broadband Maritime Connectivity 3/07/18

Robbins Arroyo LLP: Gogo Inc. (GOGO) Misled Shareholders According to a Recently Filed Class Action 03/07/18

L3 Strengthens Space Mission Capabilities With Acquisition of Applied Defense Solutions 2/07/18

Ipsidy and Skypatrol Ink Agreement for SkyGuru™ in Latin America 29/06/18

Gilat Awarded $153.6 Million by Fitel Peru for Regional Telecommunications Projects 28/06/18

DataPath Satellite Communications Gateway Recognized as a U.S. Defense Information System Network Facility of the Year 27/06/18

Iridium Expands Land-Mobile Distribution Partnerships for Iridium CertusSM  27/06/18

Kratos Awarded $2.6 Million Contract to Develop Proof of Concept System Enabling Satellite Communication Roaming Capability

Virgin Orbit’s LauncherOne to Join Spaceflight’s Growing Portfolio of Launch Vehicles for Small Satellite Rideshare 25/06/18

C-COM Announces Successful Test of Ka-band Phased Array Mobile Satellite Antenna 21/06/18

Satellite Industry Veteran, Dave Ryan, to Lead Viasat's Space Systems Business 21/06/18

FMC GlobalSat Adds Globalklass Groupe To Subdistribution Network 21/06/18

Symantec Helps Uncover Cyber Espionage Activity Targeting Satellite, Telecom, Geospatial Imaging and Defense Companies 20/06/18

UHP and TeamCast Achieve 480 Msps in DVB-S2X Enabled VSAT Network Using STMicroelectronics’ Technology

NASA Administrator Statement on Space Policy Directive-3 18/06/18

Intelsat Partners with Globo to Demonstrate 8K Video Transmission during the World Cup 15 June 2018

TBI, Viasat Sign Master Agent Agreement to Bring Viasat's Business Internet Services to More Businesses Nationwide 14/06/18

SolAero Technologies Awarded Contract to Provide Solar Panels to SSL  14/06/18

Veteran Management Team Launches New Global Communications Company with Investment Funding Led by Former Iridium Chairman 14/06/18

General Dynamics Satellite Simulator Trains Space Mission Operators from Across the U.S. Department of Defense 12/06/18

Spaceflight to Launch Smallsats for Canon Electronics, BlackSky, and Others On Three Upcoming Rocket Lab Missions 11/06/18

Intelsat, has selected RingCentral as its cloud communications and collaboration solutions provider across its global locations

U.S. FCC Expands Market Access for SES O3b MEO Constellation 8/06/18
Audacy receives FCC license to operate the first commercial inter-satellite data relay network

Globecomm adds Iridium Certus to maritime connectivity portfolio
C-COM receives over $1 million in antenna system orders 5/06/18
Comtech EF Data Corp. & Kepler Communications Announce Collaboration to Advance Rapidly Deployable Satellite Communications 5/06/18

Harris Corporation Delivers Fifth GPS III Satellite Navigation Payload 5/06/18

Iridium Continues to Attract World Class Maritime Service Providers for Iridium Certus(SM) 5/06/18

U.S. DoD Contracts MEO Services via Blanket Purchase Agreement with SES Government Solutions 04/06/18

NASA Awards Change Order to JPSS Common Ground System Contract 1/06/18

NASA's TEMPO Releases Request for Proposals for Satellite Hosting Services 1/06/18

Thinkom Phased-Array Aero Antennas Ready Now For Low-Earth Orbit Satellites 01/06/2018

Comtech Receives $14.2 Million for Equipment Orders During 3rd Quarter 30/05/18

Comtech Receives an Award in Excess of $2.0 Million From Major U.S. Prime Contractor 30/05/018

Comtech Awarded $7.0 Million in Contracts for Parts Management Procurement Services by International Space and Communications Customer 29/05/18

Gogo and Iridium Partner to Deliver Best-in-Class Aircraft Connectivity 28/05/18

Speedcast International Ltd Delivers New Standard of Internet Guest Experience with Unparalleled Bandwidth to Carnival Horizon Cruise Ship 25/05/18

Telesat’s Phase 1 LEO Satellite Is Operational – Live Testing and Demonstrations with Satellite Industry Leaders to Commence in Coming Weeks 24/05/18

BridgeSat’s Laser Satellite Terminals and Ground Services Connect ICEYE’s Next-Gen Microsatellite Constellation 24/05/2018

FMC GlobalSat Expands Subdistribution Network; adds KVR Energy to its Growing Global List 23/05/18

Iridium Completes Sixth Successful Iridium NEXT Launch

Satellite Operators Show Gains in Commercial and Operational Performance in WTA’s 2018 Satellite Operator Benchmarks Report 18/05/18

Viasat's Fast Ka-Band In-flight Internet Service Available to More Global Business Aircraft Through Expanded Relationship with Honeywell GoDirect Cabin Services 17/05/18

Cloud Constellation Corporation and Assured Communications Advisors International Aim for DoD Cloud Services 15/05/18

Deimos Imaging awarded contract exceeding USD $2,6M by the Brazilian Ministry of Defence 15/05/18

Global Eagle to Collaborate with Telesat on Its Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Satellite Program, Including Live Aviation and Maritime Trials on Telesat’s Phase 1 LEO Satellite 15/05/18

Microsoft and Kymeta Government Solutions Demonstrate Defense and First Responder On-the-Move Communications Solutions 15/05/18

Kymeta Appoints CopaSAT as Kymeta Government Solutions Authorized Partner for U.S. Department of Defense 15/05/18

DataPath Appoints Board Member as New President and Chief Executive Officer

Globalstar Announces First Quarter 2018 Results 10/05/18

Maxar Technologies Reports First Quarter 2018 Results, Declares Quarterly Dividend

Satellite and the Arrival of Telecom Pricing? 8/05/18

RigNet Announces First Quarter 2018 Earnings Results 7/05/18

iDirect Government Unveils the 9050 OM Ruggedized Satellite Router 7/05/18