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Satellites

ViaSat Ka-band In-flight System Will Be New Option for Boeing Commercial Aircraft

Factory option and expanding high-capacity Ka-band footprint enable easier airline transition to high-speed in-flight service CARLSBAD, Calif.Â- Ã‚ -- ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) and Boeing Commercial Airplanes (BCA) have agreed to work together towards offering ViaSat Ka-band airborne satellite terminals as a factory line-fit option on Boeing commercial aircraft. Airlines will be able...

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Communication Systems

Lockheed Martin Completes Functional Testing of First GPS III Satellite Bus Electronic Systems

DENVER -- A Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT]-led industry team has completed successful functional integration tests of the spacecraft bus and network communications equipment on the first satellite of the next generation Global Positioning System, known as GPS III. The recent testing of GPS III space vehicle 1 (SV 1) bus - the portion of the space vehicle that carries mission payloads and hosts them...

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Communication Networks

Hughes Showcases Next Generation Broadband Satellite Technology at SatCom Africa 2013

JUPITER™ High-Throughput Technology Now Available to Expand Ka-band Services JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite networks and services, announced today that it will showcase its latest technology innovations during the SatCom Africa 2013 conference and exhibition, 27 - 30 May 2013, at the Sandton Convention Center,...

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Miscellaneous Distribution Systems

Cinecolorsat Orders IDC' Digital Cinema Distribution Products

Pro Cinema solution enables CinecolorSAT, part of Grupo Chilefilms to expand South American satellite distribution network Ottawa, ON –Â- International Datacasting (TSX: IDC), a global leader in digital content distribution for the world’s premiere radio and television broadcasters, announces the sale of its market-leading digital cinema products to CinecolorSAT - the leading digital...

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Communication Networks

Digiturk and Eutelsat Partner on Turkey's First Ultra HD (4K) Demonstration Channel

ANKARA, Turkey and PARIS– Digituerk, Turkey's leading pay-TV platform has launched a dedicated demonstration 4K channel in partnership with Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL), one of the world's leading satellite operators. The ground-breaking broadcast, the first time 4K has been shown in Turkey, helps Digituerk lay the foundations for the next step change in television...

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Communication Networks

EUTELSAT 3D Satellite Arrives at the Baikonour Cosmodrome. Readies for ILS Proton Launch on May 14

PARIS and BAIKONOUR, Kazakhstan– The EUTELSAT 3D satellite of Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) arrived on April 13 at the Baikonour Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan and is now undergoing final preparations for launch by a Proton Breeze M rocket supplied by ILS. Lift-off is planned on May 14 from 16.02 GMT (18.02 CET) with spacecraft separation scheduled to occur after a nine hour 13 minute...

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Ultra Wideband VCO suits satellite communication applications.
Oscillators

Ultra Wideband VCO suits satellite communication applications.

Operating from 2,700–5,400 MHz with tuning voltage range of 0–24 Vdc, Model V600ME31-LF features typical phase noise of -107 dBc/Hz at 100 kHz offset and average tuning sensitivity of 140 MHz/V. Octave tuning VCO delivers typical output power of 7 dBm into 50 Ω load while operating from 5 Vdc supply and drawing 25 mA. Housed in 0.5 x 0.5 x 0.16 in. package, oscillator operates from -40 to...

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Global Positioning Systems (GPS)

Lockheed Martin Team Completes Delta Preliminary Design for Next GPS III Satellite Capabilities

NEWTOWN, Pa. - Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has successfully completed a Delta Preliminary Design Review (dPDR) for the next Global Positioning System (GPS) III satellite vehicles planned under the U.S. Air Force's GPS III program. The GPS III program will affordably replace aging GPS satellites, while improving capability to meet the evolving demands of military, commercial and civilian users....

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Video Encoders

LiveU Showcases New Integrated Solution for SNG and ENG Trucks, Taking Video Transmission over Cellular and Satellite to the Next Level

Includes powerful Xtender rooftop antenna, 1RU rackmount solution, wireless connectivity up to 1,000 feet (300 meters), and enhanced cellular-satellite bonding for optimal resiliency and flexibility HACKENSACK, N.J. - LiveU (www.liveu.tv), the leader in portable live video-over-cellular solutions, is demonstrating its complete integrated Xtender antenna solution for SNG (satellite newsgathering)...

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Satellites

ATK to Feature Satellite Products and Capabilities at the Satellite 2013 Conference and Exhibition

ViviSat" Satellite Servicing Technology Highlighted ARLINGTON, Va. - ATK (NYSE: ATK) will exhibit its expanded satellite products and capabilities including small satellite platforms and in-orbit servicing at the Satellite 2013 Conference and Exhibition in Washington, D.C., on March 18-21, 2013. ATK will be located at Booth #9039 in the exhibit hall at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center....

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