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It all Started with a Suit: The Story Behind Shotwell’s Rise to SpaceX

By | April 21, 2014

A sharply dressed female engineer who was a speaker at a Society of Women Engineers’ event in 1979 at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago was the connection for Gwynne Shotwell to pursue a career

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Trailblazers

Women in Satellite: The Trailblazers

by Veronica MaganSATELLITE 2014 was just a couple of months ago but it served as another reminder that men are far more predominant in the industry than women. Michel de Rosen, Eutelsat’s CEO, even hinted on

By | April 21, 2014

Defense

US Defense Firms Eye International Opportunities in a Slowing National Market

Leading system integrators, ground-based and satellite operators weigh in how they see the global government market evolving in the next few years, particularly in the Pacific Rim, Africa and the Middle East

By | April 21, 2014

Namibia

HTS: Can They Have a Global Impact?

Since he was in college, David Williams has been studying Africa, specifically its economic evolution. For the past 30 years, he has observed many changes in most of the continent’s 57 countries. As chief

By | April 21, 2014

Heidi Thelander

IFL and Amplifier Design Considerations

In or Out? That is the question satcom teleport operators and system engineers ask themselves these days. Should we continue with indoor, rack-mounted RF equipment, or move toward RF systems at the antenna? As

By | April 21, 2014

Amiee Chan CEO Norsat

Finding a Passion for Communications Technology

Starting Point I have always known that I wanted to work in technology because I like figuring out how things work, but I didn’t become hooked on communications technology until I participated in an

By | April 21, 2014

iDirect Dave Bettinger

Satellite Communications: From Niche to Next

Amiee Chan is the president and CEO of Norsat International. She has more than 15 years of experience in the telecommunications

By | April 21, 2014

Garden of the Gods

Space Takes over Colorado Springs

Take a break and go for a classy bowling night right at the Space Symposium’s location. “Play at the Broadmoor” offers an eclectic bowling menu of food and cocktails to complete your night. Photo: The

By | April 21, 2014

Mark Holmes Photo

Importance of Satellite Industry Cannot be Understated

+1 301-354-2000EditorialMark Holmes, Editorial Director, Aerospace, +44(0)176 3260638 mholmes@accessintel.comVeronica Magan, Managing Editor, ext. 1766Caleb Henry, Junior Editor, ext. 1800Katie Kriz, Media

By | April 21, 2014