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New Satellite Agreement to Strengthen Strategic Partnership between France and Mongolia

October 13, 2023 – A landmark agreement to construct a Mongolian national satellite telecommunications system has been reached which will strengthen the strategic partnership between Mongolia and France and boost connectivity for all Mongolians. The partnership agreement between Thales Alenia Space, a major European satellite specialist, and the Mongolia Ministry of Digital Development and Communications,…

Relativity Space and Intelsat Sign Multi-Launch Agreement for Terran R

October 11, 2023 – Relativity Space has signed a multi-year, multi-launch Launch Services Agreement (LSA) with Intelsat, operator of the largest integrated space and terrestrial network in the world. Under the agreement, Relativity will launch Intelsat satellites on Terran R as early as 2026. As a medium-to-heavy-lift, reusable launch vehicle made for growing satellite launch…

Relativity Space and Intelsat Sign Multi-Launch Agreement for Terran R

October 11, 2023 – Relativity Space has signed a multi-year, multi-launch Launch Services Agreement (LSA) with Intelsat, operator of the largest integrated space and terrestrial network in the world. Under the agreement, Relativity will launch Intelsat satellites on Terran R as early as 2026. As a medium-to-heavy-lift, reusable launch vehicle made for growing satellite launch…

Kratos’ OpenSpace® Satellite Ground Platform Achieves MEF 3.0 Carrier Ethernet Certification

October 10, 2023 – Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc., a technology company in Defense, National Security and Global Markets, announced today that its OpenSpace® Platform is the first commercially available, fully virtualized satellite ground system to achieve MEF 3.0 Carrier Ethernet certification. The OpenSpace Platform enables satellite operators to deliver and manage their services…

INTEGRASYS and Network Innovations Forge Strategic Partnership to Enhance Satellite Communication Solutions

October 4, 2023 – INTEGRASYS, a 33 years old global leader in advanced telecommunications solutions, is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Network Innovations, a renowned industry player with a remarkable 35-year legacy as a global technology integrator. The formal relationship specifically features Network Innovations’ Advanced Networks division, which is dedicated to providing end-to-end…

U.S. Army Awards Comtech $48.6 Million for Next Generation EDIM SATCOM Solutions

October 3, 2023 – Comtech was recently awarded a $48.6 million contract to deliver Enterprise Digital Intermediate Frequency Multi-Carrier (EDIM) modems in support of U.S. Army satellite communications (SATCOM) digitization and modernization programs. Under the contract, Comtech will design, develop, test, and deliver EDIM units and provide hardware, software, and sustainment services to support performance…

Astroscale Japan Awarded Grant of up to U.S. $80 Million by Government of Japan to Inspect a Large Defunct Satellite in Orbit

October 2, 2023 – Astroscale Japan Inc. has been selected by the Japan Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (“MEXT”) for its Small and Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program to develop an on-orbit inspection demonstration mission that will image and diagnose a large, defunct satellite in space. The MEXT-funded project is divided into…

Eutelsat and OneWeb Combination Heralds New Era in Space Connectivity as World’s First GEO-LEO Operator

September 28, 2023 – Eutelsat announced the completion of its all-share combination with OneWeb, the global low Earth orbit (LEO) satellite communications network, following the approval today at the Ordinary and Extraordinary General Meeting of Eutelsat shareholders. This combination forms Eutelsat Group. The Company remains headquartered in Paris. OneWeb will be a subsidiary operating commercially…

Schools in Remote Areas Empowered by CONNECTme NOW Services

September 22, 2023 – MEASAT Global Berhad (“MEASAT”), Malaysia’s Rural Broadband Service Provider, is now connecting close to 600 school sites in remote locations nationwide through its CONNECTme NOW high-speed wireless satellite broadband services, in line with its commitment to provide greater access to connectivity for education, especially in underserved rural communities. The CONNECTme NOW…

Eutelsat and Eurovision Services Sign New Long-term Partnership to Deliver Live Sports Events over Europe and MENA

September 19, 2023 – Eutelsat Communications announces that Eurovision Services has signed a new agreement, renewing their long-standing partnership, for capacity on several satellites including 7° East and 10° East, two leading orbital locations for professional video services. This multi-year agreement enables Eurovision Services (ES) to support the live transmission of major sports events to…

Intellian and OneWeb Announce Innovative Flat Panel Series for Global LEO Connectivity

September 19, 2023 – Intellian Technologies Inc., a global provider of resilient multi-constellation, feature-rich satellite user terminals and communications solutions, and OneWeb, the low Earth orbit (LEO) satellite communications company, have today announced a new product portfolio of Intellian Flat Panel user terminals for use on OneWeb’s network. Intellian’s Flat Panel Series is a suite…

Intelsat Inflight Connectivity Expanded to All Airbus Aircraft

September 19, 2023 – Intelsat announced that its multi-orbit network offerings, relying on LEO and GEO satellites, will be available to airlines and aircraft lessors through Airbus’ Airspace Link (HBCplus) solution. Intelsat will be the largest service provider in the manufacturer’s flexible IFC service catalogue. Starting with aircraft deliveries targeting the first half of 2026,…

Intelsat Delivers New Reliable Broadcast Connectivity Service

September 15, 2023 – Intelsat announced a new content distribution system that will use the internet to transport quality video content around the globe. The IntelsatOne IP service capitalizes on Intelsat’s decades of satellite and terrestrial experience to deliver reliability, customer service, global reach, content backup capabilities and scalability. IntelsatOne IP is designed as a…

Intelsat Delivers New Reliable Broadcast Connectivity Service

September 15, 2023 – Intelsat announced a new content distribution system that will use the internet to transport quality video content around the globe. The IntelsatOne IP service capitalizes on Intelsat’s decades of satellite and terrestrial experience to deliver reliability, customer service, global reach, content backup capabilities and scalability. IntelsatOne IP is designed as a…

Comtech Launches Network Agnostic Dynamic Cloud Platform for Satellite Providers

September 14, 2023 – Comtech announced today its Dynamic Cloud Platform (DCP) is now available for commercial and government satellite service providers in U.S. and international markets. Comtech’s DCP will enable traditionally disparate satellite systems and ground station infrastructures to be easily integrated, creating a new path to introduce cloud-based applications, waveforms, and services. The…