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Iridium Certus broadband comes closer to life

October 6th, 2017 by

Iridium Communications Inc. announced that it has begun live testing of the Iridium Certus service on operational Iridium NEXT satellites. Iridium Certus will be Iridium’s new broadband service, offering L-band communications connectivity through the Iridium NEXT satellite constellation.

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Bell Canada takes up Telstar 19 VANTAGE HTS capacity

September 15th, 2017 by

Telesat announced that Bell Canada has signed a 15-year contract for substantially all of the HTS spot beam capacity over northern Canada on Telesat’s new Telstar 19 VANTAGE satellite.

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Tesat-Spacecom to produce first interoperable LCT

September 13th, 2017 by

Tesat-Spacecom GmbH announced that it will produce and market an interoperable version of its space based Laser Communication Terminal (LCT). The interoperable terminal will be able to communicate in both 1064 nm and 1550 nm wavelengths.

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Tesat and BridgeSat partner to provide optical communications

September 11th, 2017 by

Tesat-Spacecom GmbH & Co. KG and BridgeSat, Inc. announced an agreement to jointly develop a solution enabling interoperability between Tesat’s heritage Laser Communications Terminals (LCT) and BridgeSat’s global optical communications ground network.

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Cyfrowy Polsat expands capacity at Eutelsat’s Hotbird position

September 6th, 2017 by

Cyfrowy Polsat Group has signed a long-term contract with Eutelsat Communications for the lease of multiple transponders. The agreement covers the extension of existing capacity and expansion at the Hotbird video position.

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SKY Perfect JSAT selects Kratos’ latest release of satID

August 24th, 2017 by

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. announced that Sky Perfect JSAT (SJC) selected satID version 3.20 as its satellite interference geolocation solution.

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