OneWeb Acquires 10,000 Hughes LEO Terminals to Enable Low Latency, Broadband Connectivity Worldwide

December 13, 2022 – Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES) announced that OneWeb has ordered 10,000 Hughes LEO Terminals to enable networking services for enterprise and government customers. Engineered and manufactured by Hughes, the terminals (model number HL1100) include the Hughes electronically steered antenna and compact indoor and outdoor equipment necessary to activate high-speed, low latency…

December 2022

  • Successful Launch of EUTELSAT 10B: A Satellite Bringing New Inflight and Maritime Connectivity Services
  • Arianespace Ariane 6 to Launch Intelsat Satellites
  • Eutelsat Selects Thales Alenia Space to Build a New Flexible Software-Defined Satellite
  • INTEGRASYS Starts a New Project: Space4Green

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INTEGRASYS Opens New More Facilities in the USA

December 5, 2022 – INTEGRASYS Group continues with its worldwide expansion with a particular focus on the United States, as the main target market for the software company. After its first facility in Washington back in 2016, the company decides to extend its business in the country with two more facilities in Tampa (Florida), and…

Eutelsat Selects Thales Alenia Space to Build a New Flexible Software-Defined Satellite

December 1, 2022 – Eutelsat has selected Thales Alenia to build a next-generation highly flexible, software-defined satellite (SDS). The Flexsat (for flexible satellite) will be based on Thales Alenia Space’s cutting-edge ‘Space Inspire’ (INstant SPace In-orbit REconfiguration) product line, enabling seamless reconfiguration and instant in-orbit adjustment to offer an optimum level of customer service, maximising…

INTEGRASYS Starts a New Project: Space4Green

December 1, 2022 – The new project coordinated by INTEGRASYS, Space4Green, started on November 23rd with a kick-off meeting in Seville, where the team had the opportunity to present their well-anticipated software solution. They exposed the objectives and the overall idea of the project, which has been carefully curated with other 9 European businesses, composed…

Vocus Signs Agreement with SpaceX to Provide Starlink Business to Customers

November 30, 2022 – Vocus, Australia’s specialist fibre and network solutions provider, has signed an agreement with SpaceX to offer Starlink Business, powered by satellites in Low Earth Orbit (LEO), to Australian enterprise and civil government customers. To be sold as Vocus Satellite – Starlink, the solution provides premium installation or the option of self…

Arianespace Ariane 6 to Launch Intelsat Satellites

November 30, 2022 – Arianespace signed a contract with longtime customer Intelsat to launch two satellite payloads, IS-41 and IS-44, using the heavy-lift Ariane 64 from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana in 2025. This agreement repurposes a previous launch contract and adds one additional satellite. Thales Alenia Space is manufacturing the IS-41 and IS-44 satellites,…

MEASAT Migrates Manila Broadcasting Company onto MEASAT-3d

November 23, 2022 – MEASAT Global Berhad (“MEASAT”) has begun migrating Manila Broadcasting Company (“MBC”) stations onto its latest MEASAT-3d satellite. This makes MBC the first media organisation in the Philippines to broadcast through the new state-of-the-art satellite. Today, MBC is the largest broadcast network in Asia, with over 200 stations throughout the Philippines archipelago.…

EchoStar and Maxar Amend Agreement for Hughes JUPITER 3 Satellite Production

November 22, 2022 – EchoStar Corporation announced an amended agreement with Maxar Technologies for production of the EchoStar XXIV satellite, also known as JUPITER™ 3. The satellite, designed for EchoStar’s Hughes Network Systems division, is under production at Maxar’s facility in Palo Alto, CA. The amended agreement compensates EchoStar for past production delays by providing…

NASA, Japan Announce Gateway Contributions, Space Station Extension

November 18, 2022 – NASA and the Government of Japan on November 17 announced further contributions by Japan to Gateway, a key component of the agency’s Artemis missions for long-term lunar exploration. NASA Administrator Bill Nelson participated virtually from the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida in an event held in Tokyo that included Minister…

Kacific and Telikom Limited Solidify Partnership, Focus on Further Expansion in Papua New Guinea

November 17, 2022 – Telikom Limited is working with Kacific Broadband Satellites Group (Kacific) to expand Telikom Limited’s network and back up its fibre network. The strategic partnership agreement will also allow Telikom Limited to expand Kacific’s Gigstarter services across all parts of Papua New Guinea, further enhancing the country’s digital upgrade. With a decades-long…

NASA Awards SpaceX Second Contract Option for Artemis Moon Landing

November 16, 2022 – NASA has awarded a contract modification to SpaceX to further develop its Starship human landing system to meet agency requirements for long-term human exploration of the Moon under Artemis. With this addition, SpaceX will provide a second crewed landing demonstration mission in 2027 as part of NASA’s Artemis IV mission. Known…