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Bambu Wireless selects Eutelsat 172B to provide connectivity

June 26th, 2018 by

Bambu Wireless, a Philippine Telecommunications Solutions Provider, has signed a multiyear contract with Eutelsat Communications for capacity on the Eutelsat 172B satellite.

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Avanti Communications signs US$10 million contract with Viasat

June 25th, 2018 by

Avanti Communications (AVN) has signed a US$10 million contract with Viasat Inc.

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U.S. DoD contracts MEO services with SES Government Solutions

June 4th, 2018 by

SES Government Solutions (SES GS), a wholly owned subsidiary of SES, has signed a single-award Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) with the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) for Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) low-latency High Throughput Satellite (HTS) services.

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SpaceDataHighway: 10,000 successful laser connections

May 20th, 2018 by

The SpaceDataHighway system – the world’s first ‘optical fibre in the sky’ based on cutting-edge laser technology – has achieved 10,000 successful laser connections. The reliability rate has reached 99.8%, and during the first one and a half years of routine operations these successful connections have downloaded more than 500 terabytes of data.

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Govsatcom Precursor Pacis-6 contract signed with Inmarsat

April 10th, 2018 by

Inmarsat has been awarded a contract by the European Space Agency (ESA) as the Prime Contractor for the new “PACIS-6” Govsatcom Precursor project.

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SpaceDataHighway starts full Copernicus service

March 21st, 2018 by

The Airbus-operated SpaceDataHighway has begun regularly relaying data from the Sentinel-2A satellite, after the successful end of the commissioning period. This marks the start of the SpaceDataHighway service using all four Copernicus Sentinel satellites and the beginning of a new era for space-based imagery users.

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