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Comtech Announces $45 Million Strategic Investment and Exchange of Convertible Preferred Stock

January 22, 2024 – Comtech Telecommunications Corp. announced a $45.0 million investment by current shareholders White Hat Capital Partners LP (“White Hat”), an investment firm focused on sustainable value creation in technology companies serving mission-critical applications, and funds affiliated with Magnetar, a leading alternative investment manager with over $14 billion of assets under management. In…

Eutelsat OneWeb Supports Paratus South Africa for the Launch of its South Africa Connectivity Services

January 19, 2024 – Eutelsat Group announces that Paratus South Africa, a leading specialist connectivity provider, and Eutelsat OneWeb have partnered to enhance Paratus’ connectivity offering in South Africa. Paratus South Africa already provides Geostationary (GEO) satellite services through its long-standing partnership with Eutelsat Group and this new agreement further strengthens its satellite connectivity services…

Mage Networks Signs MoU for Telesat Lightspeed Services

January 17, 2024 – Telesat, one of the world’s largest and most innovative satellite operators, and Mage Networks, a leading Internet Service Provider and technology developer, today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Telesat Lightspeed Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite services. Telesat and Mage Networks will collaborate on integrating commercial and…

SnapGIS Joins Viasat’s ELEVATE Program to Provide IoT Data Insights

January 16, 2024 –  Viasat, Inc., a global leader in satellite communications, today announced SnapGIS, which provides advanced IoT monitoring, has joined its ELEVATE program. ELEVATE is a growth program, ecosystem and marketplace for ambitious IoT solution providers, connectivity wholesalers, enablers and OEMs who want to work with Viasat to use its network and footprint at…

Kacific’s Innovation Elevates Disaster Resilience Communications to New Levels with CommsBox Ultra

January 15, 2024 – In response to escalating natural disasters impacting remote communities across the Asia-Pacific region, Kacific introduces the new and enhanced CommsBox – CommsBox Ultra, a game-changing advancement in disaster communication technology aimed at redefining emergency preparedness and response capabilities in high-risk areas. This introduction expands Kacific’s range of disaster communication products, offering…

MEASAT to Distribute Starlink Services

January 11, 2024 – MEASAT Global Berhad (“MEASAT”) – Malaysia’s premier satellite solutions provider has officially signed with Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (SpaceX) to become the Official Authorised Reseller for Starlink Hardware and Services in the markets that MEASAT serves. The agreement was formalised in December 2023. The Official Authorised Reseller status enables MEASAT to…

KVH Expands Multi-orbit Hybrid Network with Eutelsat OneWeb High-speed, Low-latency Service

January 9, 2024 – KVH Industries, Inc. announced a distribution partnership agreement with LEO connectivity provider Eutelsat OneWeb. Under the terms of the deal, KVH will offer Eutelsat OneWeb’s LEO connectivity services supporting terminals for commercial and leisure vessels via Eutelsat OneWeb’s LEO satellite constellation. OneWeb’s network compromises more than 630 satellites in low earth…

Kratos and Rancher Government Solutions Announce Strategic Partnership

January 4, 2024 – Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc., a technology company in Defense, National Security and Global Markets and Rancher Government Solutions (RGS), the leading provider of enterprise Kubernetes management solutions to the U.S. Government, announced today a strategic partnership to enable customers to seamlessly deploy and scale virtual ground systems using Kratos’…

Maxar Space Systems-built Ovzon 3 Satellite Launched

January 4, 2024 – Maxar Space Systems, a leading provider of comprehensive space technologies, today announced that the Ovzon 3 satellite is performing as expected after launch. Maxar Space Systems manufactured the satellite for Ovzon at their Palo Alto, California, facility using its modular architecture platform. The satellite launched on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket…

Dhruva Space Open for Business as a Hosted Payload Solutions Provider

January 3, 2024 – Dhruva Space is pleased to share the successful Space-qualification of its P-30 Satellite Platform launched as ‘Launching Expeditions for Aspiring Payloads – Technology Demonstrator’ Payload onboard ISRO’s PSLV-C58 POEM-3 mission. The launch took place at 09:10 IST on 01 January 2024, from the First Launch Pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre…

EchoStar Corporation Completes Merger with DISH Network Corporation

January 2, 2024 – EchoStar Corporation announced today the completion of its acquisition of DISH Network Corporation (“DISH Network”) on December 31, 2023. To complete the acquisition, a wholly owned subsidiary of EchoStar merged with and into DISH Network, with DISH Network surviving the merger as a wholly owned subsidiary of EchoStar. The transaction combines…

Mangata Networks Forges Strategic Collaboration with Microsoft to Pioneer AI-Enabled Edge Cloud Connectivity via Satellite

December 21, 2023 – Mangata Networks, a global company offering satellite-enabled connectivity & intelligent edge computing solutions, has signed a partnership with Microsoft aimed at developing an AI-enabled edge cloud product connected via satellite. This partnership represents a long-term commitment between Mangata Networks and Microsoft, marking the beginning of a sustained collaborative journey aimed at…

Axelspace Raises $44 Million, Closing Series D Funding Round to Accelerate Growth toward Social Implementation of Microsatellite Applications

December 21, 2023 – Axelspace Holdings Corporation announced that the company completed its Series D funding round raising approximately JPY 6.24 billion (equivalent to USD 44.0 million). This brings the cumulative amount of equity financing to approximately JPY 14.3 billion. Axelspace Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Axelspace Holdings, will use the new funds to…

Equatorial Space Inaugurates New HQ in Singapore

December 20, 2023 – Singapore’s launcher startup, Equatorial Space, reveals a new, 12,000 square foot headquarters and production facility in the Tuas area of the island-state at an opening ceremony attended by 40 representatives from Singapore’s government agencies and fellow industry players. The facility features a 40ft-container-accessible production floor, and a 420 square foot avionics…

PhilSA Engineers Arrive at SSTL to Commence Work on the Build of their Medium Resolution Satellite M

December 19, 2023 – Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL) and the Philippines Space Agency (PhilSA) today announced the arrival of PhilSA engineers in Guildford, UK, to commence work on the manufacturing phase of their Medium Resolution Earth Observation Satellite mission. The Multispectral Unit for Land Assessment (MULA) project originally started in December 2020 and was…

Hughes Elevates Rural America’s Internet Experience with the New Hughesnet

December 19, 2023 – Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES) today introduced new Hughesnet® high-speed satellite internet plans that allow customers to connect, stream and play wherever they live. The plans leverage capacity from the new Hughes JUPITER™ 3 satellite to offer faster speeds and unlimited data, as well as feature low-latency Hughesnet Fusion® and Whole…