Globalstar Signs Contract with MDA for New Satellites

February 24, 2022 – Globalstar, Inc. announced that the Company has entered into a satellite procurement agreement with Macdonald, Dettwiler and Associates Corporation (MDA) pursuant to which Globalstar will acquire 17 new satellites that will replenish and extend the life of Globalstar’s existing constellation. Globalstar is acquiring the satellites to provide continuous satellite services to…

Intelsat Makes Strategic Selection with a Significant Initial Order of Gilat’s New SkyEdge IV Platform

February 10, 2022 – Intelsat completed a strategic selection process and placed a significant initial order for Gilat’s new SkyEdge IV platform, which will be used for its latest high throughput satellite, Intelsat IS-40e, designed to augment inflight connectivity and mobile backhaul services over North America. SkyEdge IV is Gilat’s next generation platform designed to…

Marlink and SES Turbo-Charge Long-term Partnership with O3b mPOWER Commitment

February 9, 2022 – Marlink and SES have signed a multi-year, multi-million-euro deal, which will enable Marlink’s customers to access SES’s next-generation medium Earth orbit constellation (MEO) – O3b mPOWER, the two long-term partners have announced. Under the agreement, Marlink will offer the high-throughput and low-latency O3b mPOWER dedicated connectivity services to its customers with…

Maxar Extends Satellite Capacity Agreement with European Space Imaging and Space Imaging Middle East

February 3, 2022 – Maxar Technologies announced a new five-year agreement with European Space Imaging and Space Imaging Middle East, strategic partners serving customers in Europe, Northern Africa and the Middle East. European Space Imaging and Space Imaging Middle East provide Maxar high-resolution satellite imagery to a wide spectrum of government and commercial organizations for…

The US Patent Office Grants INTEGRASYS LLC New Patent for Satmotion API

February 2, 2022 – The US Patent Office (USPTO) granted a new patent on Satmotion API method, for being the only satellite auto alignment and commissioning method for automated antenna terminals. Satmotion API, is the second patented technology from the INTEGRASYS LLC in USA, being Satmotion Pocket its precedent the first granted patent for the…

Intelsat Partners with SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation to Expand High-Throughput Inflight Connectivity Network in Asia

February 1, 2022 – Intelsat has expanded its partnership with SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation to use its next-generation JCSAT-1C high-throughput satellites (HTS) over Japan and Asia, one of the fastest-growing markets for air travel. The partnership benefits both airlines and passengers because it promotes an exceptional passenger experience with faster internet connection speeds onboard flights.…

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…