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SpeedCast to Provide Satcom for Offshore Construction Fleet – Satellite Today

EMAS Group’s Lewek Aquarius platform supply vessel. Photo: EMAS Group [Via Satellite 10-14-2014] EMAS AMC, the subsea construction services division of the EMAS Group, has selected SpeedCast International to provide satellite communications for a fleet of 12 vessels. Both EMAS and client vessels will use broadband connectivity for management applications, voice, data and crew communications.…

Raytheon Unveils Landshield GPS Anti-Jam Technology – Satellite Today

A graphic explaining Raytheon’s Lanshield Anti-Jamming capability. Photo: Raytheon [Via Satellite 10-14-2014] Raytheon has released its most enhanced anti-jamming capability for Global Positioning System (GPS) satellites. Named Landshield, the new system simultaneously provides anti-jam capability for the L1 and L2 GPS frequencies. Landshield includes an integrated antenna array based on a proven Application Specific Integrated…

US Army Prepares to Test Exelis SideHat Radio – Satellite Today

A soldier using an Exelis radio. Photo: Exelis [Via Satellite 10-13-2014] Exelis has received a task order from the U.S. Army Contracting Command for a limited quantity of SideHat Soldier Radio Waveform (SRW) applique radios based on an Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) award received in April this year. The Army hopes to obtain the…

SES Opens Office in Dubai – Satellite Today

SES Middle East Office. Photo: SES [Via Satellite 10-13-2014] SES has established a regional office dedicated to the Middle East region in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). The first employees at the new site are comprised of engineering, sales and business development professionals, with support internationally from other offices. This year SES also opened the…

NASA Chooses 10 CubeSat Proposals for Europa Mission – Satellite Today

Artist’s rendition of CubeSats with Europa, one of Jupiter’s four Galilean moons. Photo: NASA JPL [Via Satellite 10-13-2014] NASA is seeking ways to complement a conceptual mission to Jupiter’s moon Europa with small satellites that could fly with a primary spacecraft as auxiliary payloads. The agency’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) has selected 10 U.S. academic…

Globalstar Responds to Kerrisdale Report – Satellite Today

A map of the spectrum Globalstar intends to use for TLPS. Photo: Globalstar [Via Satellite 10-10-2014] In a conference call to address the targeted and strongly worded claims of Kerrisdale Capital against Globalstar, company CEO Jay Monroe, along with John Dooley, founder and managing director of Jarvinian, set out to refute the recent claims against…