Kratos and Kymeta Join Forces to Develop Solutions that Integrate Advanced Antenna Technologies with Software-Defined Ground Systems

February 1, 2022 – Kymeta and Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. announced a strategic partnership to jointly develop products and solutions that will enable modern, virtualized ground systems to better leverage the capabilities of next generation mobile satellite antennas. Among the broader goals of the partnership are to advance the ability of ground systems…

Telenor Teams with AWS to Accelerate Modernisation of Telecommunications

January 20, 2022 – As part of the agreement, Telenor and Amazon Web Services (AWS) will invest in joint go-to-market activities in select industries – such as manufacturing, supply chain and logistics, and automotive – to enable more 5G and edge services for customers. Working with existing customers to demonstrate the possibilities of cloud-based resources,…

HGC Ultra-low Latency Eyeball-as-a-ServiceTM Backs Kacific’s High-speed Broadband Broadband across Southeast Asia

January 17, 2022 – HGC Global Communications Limited (HGC) and Kacific Broadband Satellites Group (Kacific) have collaborated to boost critical connectivity across emerging markets in the Philippines, providing high standards of connectivity service delivery and quality. Working together, the two providers will offer faster, safer, and more reliable critical infrastructure benefiting the Philippines’ enterprise users…

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

January 12, 2022 – Intelsat and Thales Alenia Space have signed an agreement to build two software-defined satellites designed to advance Intelsat’s global fabric of software-defined GEO connectivity as part of its 5G software-defined network. The addition of the Thales Alenia Space software-defined satellites represents an essential advancement in Intelsat’s 5G software-defined network designed to…

Eutelsat and Senet Team to Terrestrial and Satellite LoRaWAN IoT Connectivity

January 11, 2022 – Senet has partnered with Eutelsat Communications, TrakAssure, and Wyld Networks to bring seamlessly integrated and interoperable terrestrial and satellite LoRaWAN® IoT connectivity to customers across the globe. Through platform integrations, innovative sensor and hardware design, collaborative service delivery, and compelling pricing, the companies are targeting the global supply chain, including container…

Arianespace to Launch PLATiNO 1 & 2 on Vega and Vega C

January 6, 2022 – Arianespace has been awarded a launch contract by SITAEL, with the Italian Space Agency (ASI) as the final customer, to orbit PLATiNO 1 & 2 satellites, between 2022 and 2024 on Vega and Vega C. PLATiNO 1 and 2 are Earth observation small satellites operating on Sun-synchronous orbits. PLATiNO 1 will…

AsiaSat and OCGL to Support CTM’s Digital Macau Initiative

January 4, 2022 – CTM has selected Asia’s premier satellite solutions provider, Asia Satellite Telecommunications Company Limited (AsiaSat) and its subsidiary One Click Go Live (OCGL, formerly known as HERMES Live Technology Limited) to provide a satellite and IP-based total solution that will support CTM’s initiative in creating a ‘Digital Macau’, one of the world’s…

Arianespace Successfully Placed 36 More OneWeb Satellites into Orbit

December 27, 2021 – On Monday, December 27, at Russia’s Baikonur Cosmodrome, Soyuz flight ST37 lifted-off with 36 OneWeb satellites bringing, after this successful deployment, the size of the fleet in orbit to 394. Flight ST37 was the 63rd Soyuz mission carried out by Arianespace, the 37th with its Starsem affiliate, and the 12th mission…

OneWeb Welcomes Vocus as First Distribution Partner in Australia

December 20, 2021 – OneWeb has welcomed Vocus, Australia’s specialist fibre and network solutions provider, as its first distribution partner in Australia. The partnership will see Vocus deliver OneWeb’s high-speed, low-latency communications services across the country. Supported by a network of gateways and user terminals, OneWeb’s global connectivity platform will provide high-bandwidth and low-latency connectivity…

Inmarsat ORCHESTRA Hits First Milestone in Space with New LEO Satellite

December 16, 2021 – Inmarsat ORCHESTRA, the future network for global mobility and government communications, has achieved its first milestone in space with the successful activation of a low Earth orbit (LEO) satellite payload. The LEO satellite is testing new concepts and system configurations for ORCHESTRA’s proposed LEO constellation, which will seamlessly integrate with geosynchronous…