An Iceye rendering of the first SAR microsatellite deployed in orbit. Photo: Iceye.

Seraphim Capital: Investor Interest in NewSpace is Growing Fast

The commercial satellite industry is on the cusp of seeing a slew of exits from former NewSpace startups, according to Seraphim Capital Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Mark Boggett. In an interview with Via Satellite, Boggett pointed to the growing sum of venture-backed capital in the space industry as evidence that a number of young companies […]

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Carlo Elia, Head of the Telecommunications Technologies, Products and Systems Department, ESA, and Gerhard Bethscheider, Managing Director of SES TechCom Services, SES Networks

ESA Partners with Industry for Government Satcom Platform

SES is leading a European consortium of industry partners to sign an agreement with the European Space Agency (ESA) to set up Pacis 1, a new satellite communication platform for governments aimed at making secure satellite communications accessible and available to governments and institutions. Pacis 1 is part of the ESA’s Govsatcom Precursor program and […]

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Eutelsat 172B Coverage Map for Panasonic Avionics.

Panasonic to Deliver Enhanced IFC with Eutelsat 172B

With the entry into service of the Eutelsat 172B High Throughput Satellite (HTS), which launched in June, Panasonic Avionics Corporation will now be able to deliver enhanced in-flight broadband connectivity, live television and mobile phone services to aircraft flying high traffic routes across the Asia-Pacific region spanning the West coast of North America to Asia, […]

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View of Dili and Atauro Island, Timor-Leste

Timor Telecom Offers Free Wi-Fi in Public Spaces via SES Networks

Using SES Networks’ connectivity, Timor Telecom (TT) is trialing a service providing residents of Timor-Leste’s capital, Dili, complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi connectivity in various public spaces. The trial will run at the President Nicolau Lobato International Airport, Timor Plaza mall and Largo de Lecidere square. Timor Telecom has been using SES Networks Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) […]

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