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Intelsat and Africa Mobile Networks Expand Cellular Coverage across Africa

November 14, 2023 – Intelsat and Africa Mobile Networks (AMN) have deployed more than 3,000 rural base satellite antennas across several countries in Africa since 2018, providing new telecommunication services to more than 8 million people. AMN is a group of companies that builds, owns, operates and maintains mobile network infrastructure servicing Africa’s largest Mobile…

SES’s Fifth and Sixth O3b mPOWER Satellites Successfully Launched

November 12, 2023 – SES announced today that two additional O3b mPOWER satellites were successfully launched into space by a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida, United States, at 4:08pm local time. With the fifth and sixth O3b mPOWER satellites launched, the system completes the six medium earth orbit…

Thales Alenia Space Unveils Project to Develop Space Smart Factory

November 9, 2023 – Thales Alenia Space unveiled its project to build the Space Smart Factory, one of the largest digital and reconfigurable facilities of its kind in Europe. The facility will form part of a system of interconnected space factories in Italy, employing advanced technologies to build satellites of different sizes for various fields…

Intelsat Awarded U.S. Army’s First Satellite Communication (SATCOM) as a Managed Service (SaaMS) Pilot Contract

November 9, 2023 – Intelsat will shortly provide the U.S Army with new, flexible, and fully managed multi-orbit satellite communications (SATCOM) support, following the award of the Army’s first-ever Satellite Communication (SATCOM) as a Managed Service (SaaMS) contract. The scope of the Army’s SaaMS pilot includes end-to-end managed subscription services to support connections with commercial…

Comtech Receives Order from Spectra Group for Next Generation Troposcatter Systems

November 9, 2023 – Comtech announced the receipt of a $20.0 million order from the company’s UK-based partners, Spectra Group. The order will allow Spectra Group, the appointed regional distributor of Comtech’s Compact Over-the-Horizon Transportable Terminal (COMET), to service multiple orders already received, and several expected follow-on orders from undisclosed customers in the NATO and…

MediaMobil to Leverage Eutelsat Group Capacity to Deliver Global Maritime Connectivity

November 8, 2023 – Eutelsat Communications has been selected by MediaMobil, a telecommunications company improving internet access to remote locations, to provide maritime connectivity to hundreds of ships and off-shore vessels around the globe. MediaMobil will benefit from Eutelsat ADVANCE solution, a global GEO network of unparalleled coverage facilitating long-distance connectivity and an innovative satellite…

Delta Air Lines Selects Hughes In-Flight Connectivity to Elevate the Wi-Fi Experience on Regional Aircraft

November 1, 2023 – Hughes Network Systems, LLC announced that Delta Air Lines has selected the Hughes In-Flight connectivity solution to power passenger Wi-Fi service on more than 400 Boeing 717 and regional jets serving North America. Designed for commercial aircraft, the weight-optimized, high-performance aeronautical solution combines the advanced artificial intelligence and machine learning powered…

INTEGRASYS and Gilat Strategic Alliance to Advance Smart Solutions Compatibility

October 31, 2023 – INTEGRASYS, a leading provider of advanced technology solutions, is pleased to announce the successful technical integration and compatibility of its Satmotion Pocket product with Gilat modems and SkyEdge II-c VSAT platform, marking a significant milestone in a strategic partnership. This collaboration is geared towards enhancing the development and technical capabilities of…

Panasonic Avionics Contracts Gbps-class IFC Capacity with SKY Perfect JSAT Superbird-9 Satellite

October 31, 2023 – SKY Perfect JSAT announced today the execution of a multi-year agreement with Panasonic Avionics, the world’s leading supplier of in-flight entertainment and communication systems, to provide Gbps-class Ku-band capacity on Superbird-9, a software-defined high throughput satellite. This milestone agreement will contribute to Panasonic Avionics’ strategic expansion plans to deliver higher-speed internet…

mu Space Plans to Launch a Space Supply Chain in Southeast Asia

October 30, 2023 – mu Space, a satellite manufacturer from Southeast Asia is looking to create a space supply chain for its region. The company’s goal is to launch Southeast Asia into a global competitor in the aerospace industry. mu Space believes that by building a space supply chain, companies will have a greater chance…

Successful Entry into Service of the EUTELSAT KONNECT VHTS Satellite

October 26, 2023 – Eutelsat Communications announces today the successful entry into service of its state-of-the-art EUTELSAT KONNECT VHTS Very High Throughput Satellite, at the 2.7°E orbital position. EUTELSAT KONNECT VHTS, a very high throughput satellite built by Thales Alenia Space, will provide fixed, mobile and government connectivity across Europe, North Africa and the Middle…

INTEGRASYS Announces Collaboration with Ukrainian Embassy to Donate Essential Equipment and Smart Solutions to Aid Ukraine

October 24, 2023 – INTEGRASYS, a leading provider of cutting-edge technology solutions, is proud to announce its collaboration with the Ukrainian MoD to extend support to Ukraine. As part of this initiative, INTEGRASYS will donate crucial equipment and smart solutions aimed at bolstering the country’s capabilities and demonstrating unwavering commitment during these difficult times of…

Intellian and Inmarsat Sign Agreement for Development of Next Generation Maritime Safety Terminal

October 23, 2023 – Intellian Technologies, Inc., the leading global technology and solutions provider for satellite communications and Inmarsat Maritime, a Viasat business, have today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the development of a next generation GMDSS safety terminal, designed for operation over Inmarsat’s ELERA L-band network. The new safety terminals will become…

ABS Launches New Brand to Underpin Next Phase of Strategy and Growth

October 23, 2023 – ABS, a leading global satellite operator, is unveiling a dynamic new brand identity that reflects a transformative new phase of the company. With new ownership and new management in place since last year, and an ambitious strategic vision, “ABS – Agility Beyond Space” is poised to elevate its role on the…