Satellites

Satellites

Straton Assists with Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) Project

Straton recently worked with M.I.T. to produced precision components for the TESS project. The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) will discover thousands of exoplanets in orbit around the brightest stars in the sky. In a two-year survey of the solar neighborhood, TESS will monitor more than 500,000 stars for temporary drops in brightness caused by planetary transits. This first-ever...

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Satellites

Arabsat and KACST Award Lockheed Martin Contract to Provide Satellite Systems to Strengthen TV, Internet, Telephone Communication

Satellites will be based on the modernized A2100 and will serve the Middle East and Europe RIYADH, Saudi ArabiaÂ- — Arabsat and King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) today announced contracts for Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT to manufacture two A2100 communications satellites. In conjunction with the award, Lockheed Martin, KACST and TAQNIA Space Company, a subsidiary of the...

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Communication Networks

New Highly-Integrated Space/Ground System from ViaSat and Boeing Designed to Accelerate Spread of High-Speed Broadband Worldwide

Affordable way for regional partners to start with broad coverage, then shift and grow capacity as demand develops CARLSBAD and EL SEGUNDO, Calif.Â- – Making it easier for operators and service providers to deliver affordable, high-speed broadband services worldwide, ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) and The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) are teaming together to offer the ViaSat Flexible Broadband...

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Communication Networks

TS Global Network Inks Deal with Hughes for JUPITER System

Major High-Throughput Technology Upgrade of Conventional C-Band Satellite Network GERMANTOWN, Md.,Â- – Malaysia's premier satellite communications services company, TS Global Network Sdn Bhd (TSGN) and Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite solutions and services, today announced that Hughes is providing its JUPITER™ System for a major...

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Satellites

ViaSat Selects SpaceX to Launch ViaSat-2 Satellite

Broadband and space innovators team to deliver most powerful satellite into orbit ViaSat-2 designed to enable significantly more data per user CARLSBAD, Calif. –Â- ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) is taking another step forward in the transformation of satellite broadband with the selection of SpaceX to launch ViaSat-2, the next generation of high-capacity broadband satellite. ViaSat-2 is...

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Communication Systems

Norsat Receives Order for Next Generation Product Line Extensions to Terminal Platform Technology

VANCOUVERÂ- — Norsat International Inc. ( Norsat") (TSX: NII and OTC BB: NSATF), a leading provider of innovative communication solutions that enable the transmission of data, audio and video for remote and challenging applications, today announced that it has received an order to deliver its recently launched SigmaLink™ AUTO and Ranger products to a major military contractor that...

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Communication Networks

Gilat to Promote Its Latest Broadband and Cellular Satellite Solutions at AfricaCom 2014

PETAH TIKVA, IsraelÂ- – Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (Nasdaq:GILT) (TASE:GILT), a worldwide leader in satellite networking technology, solutions and services, announced today that it intends to promote its latest broadband and cellular satellite solutions at AfricaCom 2014, November 11-13 at the Cape Town Convention Centre, South Africa - Booth #D1. At the event the Company intends to...

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Inmarsat Approves Worlds First Isatdock2 for IsatPhone 2 by Beam
Miscellaneous Stations

Inmarsat Approves Worlds First Isatdock2 for IsatPhone 2 by Beam

Melbourne, Australia,Â- – Beam Communications Pty. Ltd. is a wholly owned subsidiary of World Reach Limited (ASX: WRR) announces that they have received Inmarsat approval for its range of BEAM IsatDock2 docking stations for the recently released Inmarsat IsatPhone satellite handset. This additional docking station development further enhances BEAM’s position providing one of the broadest...

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Signal Receivers

Trimble Offers More Flexibility for Surveyors with Expanded GNSS Portfolio

Trimble Now Offers Continuous RTK Level Accuracy with Enhancement to RTX-based Trimble xFill Technology BERLINÂ- – Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) introduced today additions to its Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) portfolio--the Trimble® NetR9 Geospatial receiver; the Trimble Geo7X with Trimble Access™ field software onboard; and enhanced Trimble xFill™ functionality that provides...

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Electrical Terminals

VSAT Satellite Terminals provide high-speed data transmission.

Intended for first responder and military use, VSAT Satellite Terminals helps ensure fast, effective responses during critical missions. Supplied in man-portable and airline checkable packages, systems utilize traditional dish equipment to provide high bandwidth data connections through geostationary satellites in X, Ku, and Ka bands. Transmit data speeds up to 5 Mbps and receive speeds as high...

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