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Malaysia’s TS Global Network Orders Hughes Jupiter System for C-band Network – Satellite Today

TSGN serves more than 150 Malaysian corporations and multi-national companies. Photo: TS Global Networks [Via Satellite 03-03-2015] Malaysia’s largest VSAT technology provider TS Global Networks (TSGN) has selected Hughes Network Systems’ Jupiter System for its existing C-band satellite network. The Jupiter system is typically used for Ka-band High Throughput Satellite (HTS) services, however TSGN has…

ViaSat Acquires EAI Design Services – Satellite Today

Photo: EAI Design Services [Via Satellite 03-03-2015] ViaSat has purchased EAI Design Services, grafting its expertise in high-speed, low-power secure space-based Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) and Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) microprocessor design into satellite and cybersecurity projects. EAI Design staff is joining ViaSat, with founder Emil Isaakian spearheading the integration of the company’s technology into…

Comtech EF Data Customers Using O3b Networks HTS Capacity – Satellite Today

Comtech EF Data;s CDM-760 trunking modem. Photo: Comtech EF Data [Via Satellite 03-03-2015] Customers of Comtech EF Data have begun using O3b Networks’ Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) High Throughput Satellite (HTS) system. The customers are using Comtech’s CDM-760 advanced high-speed trunking modem for fast, low latency services. According to Comtech EF Data, products currently deployed…

OneWeb, Honeywell to Bring IFC to Business, Commercial, Military Aviation – Satellite Today

Digital rendering of coverage from OneWeb’s future satellite constellation. Photo: OneWeb [Via Satellite 03-02-2015] Honeywell Aerospace has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with OneWeb to provide aircraft equipment and airtime services to OneWeb’s planned satellite constellation. Under the agreement, Honeywell will provide business jet, commercial airline and military aviation customers with aircraft hardware and airtime…

Inmarsat Teams with AirServices Australia to Trial Commercial ADS-C – Satellite Today

Airservices air traffic control tower at Melbourne Airport. Photo:Airservices Australia [Via Satellite 03-02-2015] AirServices Australia has teamed with Inmarsat and other aviation stakeholders to trial improved flight tracking services on commercial airline flights to and from the country. The announcement follows an International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) resolution on Feb. 6 to adopt a new…

Falcon 9 Dual Launch Lofts Two All-Electric Satellites – Satellite Today

SpaceX’s 16th Falcon 9 mission carrying satellites for Eutelsat and ABs/ Photo: SpaceX [Via Satellite 03-02-2015] At 10:50 p.m. EST March 1, SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the ABS 3A satellite for Asia Broadcast Satellite (ABS) and the Eutelsat 115 West B satellite for Eutelsat. The two Boeing-built, all-electric spacecraft launched as a…