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Serco Europe teams with Starburst to increase access to Space data 12/04/22

Viasat and Batelco Sign MOU for the Commercialization and Distribution of Business-to-Business Broadband Connectivity Services Across MENA 12/04/22

NOVELSAT’s New Multi-Purpose Video Gateway Selected by Operators and Broadcasters to Empower Content Connectivity 11/04/22

SatixFy Announces the Passing of Co-Founder, Co-Chairman and CEO Yoel Gat

SES Expands Multi-Cloud Offerings with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure FastConnect 7/04/22

Speedcast Signs Partnership Agreement with Lars Thrane to Deliver Iridium® Safety Solutions 7/04/22

London chosen by American VC to launch international space and deep tech investment spree

Telenor Satellite expands to meet the communication needs of the growing European market 6/04/22

Swedish Space Corporation introduces SSC CONNECT – a new brand to group SSC’s ground segment offering 6/04/22

The Satellite Applications Catapult, Horizon Technologies, and Virgin Orbit Accelerate the UK Small Satellite Market With a New Launch Agreement for Cornwall 2022 6/04/22

Arianespace Signs Contract With Amazon For 18 Ariane 6 Launches To Deploy Project Kuiper Constellation 5/04/22

KSAT to provide satellite operations as-a-service for ESA’s Arctic Weather Satellite  4/04/22

Unseenlabs expands rf satellite constellation with launch of Bro-7 4/04/22

Intellian invests in the UK with launch of innovation hub and office based in London 4/04/22

Kleos successfully launches Patrol Mission satellites Third cluster increases constellation capacity & capabilities 4/04/22

Marlink and Intelsat extend partnership to increase bandwidth capacity for maritime customers 31/03/22

SES Partners with NorthStar Earth & Space to Tackle Space Sustainability Challenges 31/03/22

KSAT has finalized and commissioned dedicated antennas for Satellogic 30/03/22

SES Adds Third Satellite from Thales Alenia Space to Extend Services across Europe, Africa and Asia 28/03/22

Micro-geostationary satellite enters design phase

HISPASAT reaches an agreement to acquire the company AXESS Networks

Neuraspace raises €2.5 million to prevent satellite collisions

Viasat, Inmarsat reach agreement with UK Government on plan to increase highly-skilled jobs and R&D investment in UK space sector 22/03/22

Eutelsat and OneWeb sign global distribution partnership to address key connectivity verticals

Speedcast and OneWeb sign partnership to bring LEO capabilities to the world’s largest network 21/03/22

OneWeb to Resume Satellite Launches through Agreement with SpaceX 21/03/22

SES and CANAL+ Expand Partnership with New Ground Services Agreement 17/03/22

XtndNet Launches UK Network to Connect Forgotten Broadband Customers 16/03/22

Spire Global Announces Landmark Space-as-a-Service Contract with NorthStar Earth & Space for a Dedicated Constellation 16/03/22

QuadSAT Performs Drone Antenna Pattern and Tracking Tests on a 15m Antenna

E-Space Joins the Paris Peace Forum's Net Zero Space Initiative to Reduce Debris in Orbit 16/03/22

Satcom Global Enhances AuraNow VSAT Coverage

KSAT to invest in a dedicated antenna network for lunar missions  16/03/22

XipLink Enhances Telenor Satellite’s Anker Managed Service 15/03/22

ACTIA & ARABSAT: a collaboration that continues and takes shapeShare on 16/03/22

NOVELSAT Awarded Multi-Million Dollar Order for Earth Observation Connectivity 14/03/22

Orbit Maritime System Achieves Significant Design Milestone Acceptance for SES's O3b mPOWER system 14/03/22

Aurora Propulsion Technologies and Kayhan Space Partner to Launch Proact 10/03/22

Marlink upgrades CyberGuard to provide ship owners with enhanced threat detection 10/03/22

Safaricom Partners with Intelsat to Expand LTE Coverage in Kenya 10/03/22

Licence applications submitted to regulator by SaxaVord 09/03/22

Astroscale Awarded 800K Euro ESA Contract to Boost Collision Avoidance Maneuver Capability on Congested Orbital Highways

Digital Signals Collaboration for ViaLite 9/03/22

Interstellar Lab announces a 5 million-dollar seed round to double its workforce and accelerate BioPod manufacturing 9/03/22

New agreement between Yahsat and Edge to provide Tiger defense vehicle systems with ready-to-use COTM communications solutions 7/03/22

Virgin Orbit to Launch First Welsh Satellite From UK Spaceport Summer 2022 7/03/22

Alif Semiconductor and OQ Technology to deploy NB-IoT connectivity for hybrid terrestrial-satellite networks 3/03/22

Hispasat, Conselh Generau d'Aran and Arantec sign an agreement to provide satellite connectivity to remote high mountain areas 02/03/22

Intelsat to Deliver 3G and 4G Connectivity in Eighth Largest Country in Africa 2/03/22

Lockheed Martin invest in Satellite Vu to bring its world-first climate change technology to the US 01/03/22

QuadSAT Performs Antenna Validation Campaign for OneWeb at KSAT

Yahsat Reports FY2021 Results Supported by Exceptional 4Q21 Performance 1/03/22

Intelsat Secures Extension of Vodacom DRC Ku-band Contract with Managed CellBackhaul Service 1/03/22

Telesat and Liquid Intelligent Technologies ink strategic cooperation agreement for Telesat Lightspeed services in Africa 28/02/22

Spacex Falcon 9 Rocket To Launch Inmarsat’s Newest Satellite 28/02/22

Thuraya Launches its Innovative Push-to-Talk Communications Solution with Cobham SATCOM 28/02/22

Eclipse Global Connectivity Signs Distribution Partner Agreement with OneWeb 24/02/22

SES Full Year 2021 Results 24/02/22

Plan-S announces launch agreements for SpaceX Falcon 9 via Exolaunch for three IoT tech demo satellites 24/02/22

Pulse Power and Measurement partners with Aston University to develop game-changing satellite communication technology 24/02/22

Forsway partners with Zinwell for next-gen Forsway Odin F-60 satellite terminals 24/02/22

Security and privacy concerns prevent effective use of IoT data, Inmarsat research reveals 23/02/22

Cellcom and NOVELSAT Plan to Partner on a 5G Video Pilot 21/02/22

Launch edges closer for the UK as Spaceport Cornwall progresses nationally unique Centre for Space Technologies 21/02/22

Satellite Vu signs launch deal with SpaceX 21/02/22

Inmarsat And Hughes Support Itu Disaster Relief Efforts With $1.3 Million Donation 17/02/22

Eutelsat Communications: First Half 2021-22 Results 17/02/22

Next step Gaia-X: OHB companies involved in project on the digital transformation of the aerospace industry 16/02/22

Aerospacelab Raises €40m Series B Financing Round 16/02/22

Update of Swiss space policy and development of a national legal framework for space activities

Orange, Sonatel and SES to Deploy First African O3b mPOWER Gateway in Senegal 16/02/22

Intelsat & Hungaro DigiTel partnership strengthens 1West Video Neighborhood 15/02/22

Intersputnik Joins the Global Satellite Operators Association (GSOA) 15/02/22

Eutelsat and Marlink extend Global Maritime Partnership for GEO Ku-band satellite capacity14/02/22

Yahsat Awarded AED 909.5 Million Managed Services Mandate by the UAE Government 14/02/22

Arianespace’s thirteenth flight for OneWeb successfully deployed 34 additional satellites 10/02/22

Inmarsat and Harvest Technology Group Launch High-Definition Livestreaming Solution For Commercial UAVS 10/02

Eutelsat supports the World Food Programme in delivering vital relief to Madagascar 9/02/22

Intersputnik becomes a sponsor for ITU headquarters project 9/02/22

TiVi5MONDE launches exclusively on ARABSAT across MENA region via longstanding Globecast partnership 9/02/22

Viasat Expands Real-Time Earth Global Footprint; Partners with Arctic Space Technologies on Viasat's First High-Latitude Real-Time Earth Facility in Sweden 9/02/22

Get SAT Introduces New Micronized Mobile Broadband SATCOM Terminals for SES’s O3b network 9/02/22

Royal Wagenborg renews and extends contract with Castor Marine 9/02/22

HE Space wins ESA contract for Climate office 9/02/22

EUMETSAT awards GMV a contract to provide Operational Optical Data Services to support the flight dynamics operations of its fleet of Meteosat (MSG and MTG) satellites in GEO 8/02/22

Spaceport Cornwall launches Sustainability Steering Group for world first impact report and action plan: setting global precedent for responsible launch 8/02/22

Kleos partners with Satellogic

Marlink And Oneweb To Bring High-Speed Connectivity To The Maritime, Energy, Enterprise And Humanitarian Sectors

Thales Alenia Space paves the way to the future satellite navigation systems 7/02/22

Marlink And Oneweb To Bring High-Speed Connectivity To The Maritime, Energy, Enterprise And Humanitarian Sectors 7/02/22

ViaLite Adds Resilience to Critical GPS Timing Services 7/02/22

Cobham SATCOM Joins the Digital IF Interoperability Consortium (DIFI) 7/02/22

Bruno Le Maire initiates the structuring of the French New Space ecosystem 6/02/22

ICEYE raises USD 136M in Series D funding round

Arianespace To Serve Oneweb’s Ambitions, Will Orbit 34 Additional Satellites With Soyuz 3/02/22

Maxar Extends Satellite Capacity Agreement with European Space Imaging and Space Imaging Middle East 3/02/22

KSAT to launch satellite and mission control 2/02/22

UK cutting-edge space defence backed by £1.4 billion 1/02/22

Oxford Space Systems in ground-breaking programme for Innovative Space Solutions 1/02/22

Dutch Ministry of Defence Deploys Globalstar SPOT Gen4 to Track and Provide Safety for Paratroopers 1/02/22

Second Generation COSMO-SkyMed Satellite Successfully Launched 1/02/22

Space Sustainability – It’s Time for Action 1/02/22

D-Orbit S.p.A., a Market Leader in Space Logistics, to Combine with Breeze Holdings Acquisition Corp. and Become a Publicly Listed Company 27/01/22

CGTN-Arabic upgrades to HD to offer its viewers a unique experience via Arabsat and Globecast

AnsuR and MT partnering to deliver high quality visual data transfer 24/01/22

EUTELSAT KONNECT Satellite Selected by Intersat for Internet Connectivity Over Gambia, Guinea Bissau and Senegal 24/01/22

New Launch Service and Development Activities Contracts for Vega C 21/01/22

OneWeb and Hughes Announce Agreement to Bring Low Earth Orbit Satellite Broadband Service to India 20/01/22

EDA Activities to reinforce EU resilience with Secure Satcom for Defence 20/01/22

NanoAvionics launched three satellites, including one of the largest CubeSats ever built, aboard SpaceX Transporter-3 mission 20/01/22

SES Skala Global Platform Data Use Increases by 150% for Second Year Running 19/01/22

Eclipse Global Connectivity, Smiths Interconnect and ST Engineering iDirect Collaborate to deliver a new Airborne ISR SATCOM capability for Mil/Gov Operators 18/01/22

OHB, LuxSpace and OQ Technology sign MOU to explore collaboration for IoT services 18/01/22

First EGNOS V3 test signal broadcast by Eutelsat E5WB satellite 17/01/22

ICEYE Expands SAR Satellite Constellation; launches first U.S. built spacecraft 13/01/22

Kleos’ Patrol Mission satellites to launch in April 13/01/22

Senet, Eutelsat, TrakAssure and Wyld Networks Team to Deliver Interoperable Terrestrial and Satellite LoRaWAN® Network Services 12/01/22

Manufacturing revenues for Earth observation to grow to $76.1 billion by 2030

Intelsat Continues Investment in Global 5G Software-Defined Network with Acquisition of Two Software-Defined Satellites from Thales Alenia Space 12/01/22

Spanish Regional Authorities Continue to Trust Globalstar and SPOT to Safeguard Fire Fighters 12/01/22

Beam Budget Announces Special DoD Enhancement 11/01/22

Arianespace to launch eight new Galileo satellites 3/01/22

Inmarsat’s I-6 F1 satellite begins electrical orbit raising process ahead of 2022 testing programme and entry into service in early 2023

AgroScout Acquires the Assets of TerrAvion to Broaden its Imagery Capabilities in Agro Data Management 3/01/22

Government space budgets driven by space exploration and militarization hit record $92 billion investment in 2021 despite covid, with $1 trillion forecast over the decade 3/01/22

Satellogic Announces Development of High-Throughput Manufacturing Plant in the Netherlands 1/01/22

PLD Space closes a Series B investment round of $28 million 1/01/22

Inmarsat’s First I-6 Satellite - Core Component of ORCHESTRA Network - Successfully Delivered to Target Orbit by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries’ 23/12/21

Virgin Orbit and Arqit Expand Launch Agreements 22/12/21

Luxembourg Future Fund Invests in Northstar Earth & Space that Establishes Its European Headquarters in the Grand Duchy to Support Sustainable Space Activities 21/12/21

SPAINSAT NG programme successfully passes Critical Design Review 20/12/21

Ovzon receives renewed order from Airbus for the UK MoD 20/12/21

Eva Berneke appointed Chief Executive Officer of Eutelsat 19/12/21

SSTL Signs Contract With Satellite Vu For Mid Wave Infra-Red Satellite 16/12/21

Intelsat and Telefónica Global Solutions (TGS) Partner to Bring High-Speed Connectivity to Telefónica Germany in Rural and Remote Parts of the Country 16/12/21

Transformation of the EMEA Satellite Operators’ Association to the Global Satellite Operators’ Association 15/12/21

Inmarsat Orchestra hits first milestone in space with new LEO satellite 15/12/21

Isar Aerospace signs firm launch contract with Swiss IoT network company Astrocast 15/12/21

GMV Begins Production of Navigation System for VCR 8x8 15/12/21

Airbus and OneWeb expand their partnership to connect European defence and security forces 15/12/21

Irdeto launches first-to-market Hybrid Satellite RDK Video Accelerator 15/12/21

ReOrbit and EnduroSat sign contract to demonstrate on-orbit capabilities 15/12/21

Teledyne e2v HiRel Releases Catalog Radiation Tolerant X-Band (8 GHz to 12 GHz) Low Noise Amplifier for Space Applications 

MDA and ICEYE Sign Agreement to Integrate X-band SAR Satellite Into MDA’s CHORUS™ Constellation 15/12/21

SatRevolution Secures Series B Funding from Virgin Orbit 14/12/21

Omantel Selects Hughes JUPITER System to Extend Cellular Network Reach, Connect More Customers 13/12/21

Swedish Space Corporation and SatRevolution to launch Earth Observation constellation from Esrange

Swedish Space Corporation joins European megaconstellation project UN:IO 13/12/21

ESA Commercial Space Transportation Services Program: Isar Aerospace and German Space Agency at DLR announce payloads for first test flight of Spectrum launch vehicle 13/12/21

Hispasat and Eurona reach an agreement to extend 100 Mbps satellite Internet in rural Spain

KSAT Re-affirms Commitment to the Partnership with Microsoft Orbital Platform 9/12/21

SSTL to Lead UK Space Agency Project to Study Active De-orbit of Space Debris 9/12/21

hiSky raised $30M Series A funding, led by ST Engineering

New Symphonie Consortium Wins Concept Study For The European Commission To Shape Future Global Connectivity By Satellite 8/12/21

ETL Systems Awarded $1.33million Contract For RF Test Matrices 7/12/21

Report finds most businesses need stronger cyber-security defences for their iot solutions 7/12/21

UK-Generated National Satnav Signal to be Delivered in Test Project by Inmarsat, Goonhilly and GMVNSL 7/12/21

CGI supports OneWeb to help optimize management of its satellite constellation 7/12/21

Safran Enters into Exclusive Discussions to Acquire Orolia, a World Leader in Resilient Positioning, Navigation and Timing 7/12/21

Spire Global Awarded Contract Under European Space Agency’s NAVISP Element 2 Program 7/12/21

Avanti and European Space Agency accelerate adoption of 5G with pioneering INSTANT5G project 6/12/21

VS26: Galileo successfully expands his fleet with Arianespace 5/12/21

Eutelsat’s Konnect Africa and Vodacom Partner to Bring High-Speed Broadband to Unserved Regions of Tanzania 2/12/21

Germany: Into a new industrial age with New Space 2/12/21

2.9 billion people still offline 1/12/21

Is it time to short space? 1/12/21

A1 Telekom Austria Group and BBC Studios Announce to Strengthen Cooperation in the CEE Region 1/12/21

Inmarsat Q3 results reflect our growing momentum in commercial mobility and technology leadership 1/12/21

Azercosmos starts a new phase of the provision of satellite services in Africa 29/11/21

NATSATTEL 2021: Future trends of the Satcom industry 29/11/21

Milano Teleport to open new global markets 24/11/21

OHB joins forces with start-up Searoutes 23/11/21

NOVELSAT Powers Albavision Live Sports Broadcasting 23/11/21

Yahsat’s Mobility Arm estimates $80 million of revenues from new broadband distribution agreement with Cobham SATCOM 23/11/21

SSC rolls out the world’s first global Ka-band network 23/11/21

UK Globalstar Reseller Global Telesat Communications Achieves 20,000 SPOT Sales Milestone 23/11/21

Marlink to provide satellite connectivity solution to Irish Defence Forces 18/11/21

SES Orders Two State-of-the-Art Satellites for its Prime TV Neighbourhood Serving 118 Million Homes 18/11/21

PrimaLuceLab presented INTREPID 500XS at the SPACE TECH EXPO EUROPE:

Inmarsat secures fleetwide installation agreement with Maersk Supply Service for Fleet Xpress digital portfolio 17/11/21

G42 and ICEYE Sign a Memorandum of Understanding to Collaborate and Develop Advanced SAR Products 17/11/21

Leanspace emerges from stealth to digitalize the space industry via the cloud 17/11/21

Isotropic Systems joins UK Government and European Space Agency consortium led by CGI to develop hybrid satellite communications for trains 17/11/21

CERES reconnaissance space system designed by Airbus and Thales successfully launched 16/11/21

The Government of Hungary and Thales Alenia Space sign an agreement for space cooperation 16/11/21

Africa’s Largest Satellite Cellular Backhaul Network Extends Coverage with Gilat’s Technology to a Dozen Countries in Africa 15/11/21

UK Government and European Space Agency select CGI to develop a hybrid satellite communications and terrestrial network demonstrator for trains 15/11/21

Saudia to enhance passenger experience with high-speed inflight broadband provided by Inmarsat and GDC Advanced Technology 15/11/21

Intersputnik 50 years of international cooperation in space 15/11/21

Iraqi Airways Selects Panasonic Avionics For Narrowbody And Widebody Ife And Connectivity 15/11/21

CYSEC wins European Space Agency contract to protect governmental data 10/11/21

Viasat Partners with Ghana Space Science and Technology Institute to Open its First Real-Time Earth Ground Station in Africa 10/11/21

InterSAT partners with Kymeta and Azercosmos to offer complete satellite connectivity solutions across Africa 10/11/21

ICEYE Announces Flood Hazard Analysis Agreement With McKenzie Intelligence Services 10/11/21

Communications & Power Industries Wins $25+ Million Ka-/Q-/V-band Antenna System Program Awarded by Eutelsat

Government backs ground-breaking space technology to tackle climate change 10/11/21

Iridium Certus 100 Service Launches with Partner Products for Land, Sea, Air and Industrial IoT 10/11/21

Gilat Reports Strong Revenue & Profitability Growth in Third Quarter 2021 10/11/21

Spirent Offers Commercially Available Test Capability for Galileo 9/11/21

Yahsat reports robust financial performance for the nine months ended 30 September 2021

SES YTD 2021 Results 4/11/21

Kenya Broadcast Corp.’s Signet DTT Connects to AMOS-17 HTS Satellite in Spacecom’s Kenya Project 3/11/21

Intersputnik is Among the First Signatories to Space Industry Debris Statement 3/11/21

Isotropic Systems and SES Field Test Multi-Orbit Services 2/11/21

The German Space Agency at DLR awards GMV a contract to develop advanced Space Surveillance and Tracking (SST) data processing algorithms for the German SSA Centre (GSSAC) 2/11/21

BT Secures Industry First Global Partnership With OneWeb 2/11/21

FMC GlobalSat To Acquire Santander Teleport 29/10/21

Nilesat and TVU Networks Expand Partnership, Contribution and Transmission Service to Customers in Africa 28/10/21

UNOOSA and MBRSC sign a Memorandum of Understanding for satellite payload hosting 28/10/21

Hispasat secures capacity on the EUTELSAT KONNECT satellite for high-speed broadband in Spain and Portugal 28/10/21

Eutelsat: First Quarter 2021-22 Revenues 28/10/21

SSC and Bradford ECAPS sign MoU regarding commercial orbital debris removal services 27/10/21

Data transfer system can save lives, time and funds 27/10/21

Viasat Builds on Presence in the Middle East with New Dubai Office 27/10/21

NEOM Tech & Digital Holding Company and OneWeb sign $200m JV for satellite network 26/10/21

Astroscale Awarded UK Space Agency Bid to Study Removal of Two Defunct Satellites from Space 26/10/21

SpaceBridge Inc. is proud to announce a complete delivery of Multiple Spot Beams HTS, Multi Service Ka Broadband Satellite Network to Sultanate of Oman leading operator, SCT

ST Engineering iDirect partners with XipLink to implement advanced security feature for 4G LTE deployments across Europe and Africa 26/10/21

CST and RFA to offer unique orbits with new partnership 25/10/21

Eutelsat’s EUTELSAT 9B satellite selected by Zeonbud to extend its broadcast coverage throughout Ukraine

Operated by Arianespace for the benefit of SES and the French Ministry of the Armed Forces; Ariane 5 VA255 flight is the highest performing ever launched to geostationary transfer orbit 24/10/21

Arqit and Blue Bear Collaborate on Security of Autonomous Systems 21/10/21

Eutelsat Chief Executive Officer Rodolphe Belmer to step down 20/10/21

Orange Business Services leads industry consortium to secure and store the French Space Agency’s data 20/10/21

Satcom Global launches VNO Elite 20/10/21

New Scottish Space Strategy Launched 20/10/21

British Satellite scale-up raises £15m to help battle Climate Change 19/10/21

TVN S.A. contracts additional capacity at Eutelsat's HOTBIRD video neighbourhood 19/10/21

Rohde & Schwarz extends portable analyzer frequency ranges up to 44 GHz

Astrocast and iWire sign a partnership for the development of an IoT end-to-end solution in the asset tracking area using Sigfox and Astrocast Satellite IoT connectivity 19/10/21

Kleos commits to build and launch fourth satellite cluster 19/10/21

VOS launches the first production site for space micro-launchers made in France 19/10/21

Arianespace has successfully performed Soyuz Flight ST36. This latest launch for OneWeb’s placed 36 more satellites into orbit

Leaf Space Adds Five New Ground Stations to Global Network, Increases Capacity to Address Growing Customer Demand 14/10/21

NCTS Selects Hughes JUPITER System to Deliver Satellite Broadband Connectivity in Egypt 14/10/21

European Space Agency and UK National Air Traffic Services select CGI to develop 5G for UAV positioning 14/10/21

Marlink breaks boundaries to deliver smart hybrid connectivity to PONANT 13/10/21

Airbus Zephyr Solar High Altitude Platform System (HAPS) reaches new heights in its successful 2021 summer test flights 12/10/21

Hiber and Inmarsat announce strategic relationship to develop connectivity backbone for global IoT-as-a-service ecosystem 12/10/21

Hypersonix opens Munich office 12/10/21

Hungary’s 4iG Telecom Group Acquires Control of Spacecom at Valuation of Over USD 124 Million 12/10/21

Deutsche Telekom and Eutelsat co-operate to serve remote areas in Germany with high-speed satellite broadband

HISPASAT to provide satellite capacity in Greenland through the Greensat mission 7/10/21

Thuraya WE now offers affordable access to corporate & welfare apps anywhere 7/10/21

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