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LEO Constellation Announcements: The Industry Reacts

By | March 26, 2015

Earlier this year, the satellite industry was catapulted onto the front pages of the business press with SpaceX, Google and OneWeb announcing ambitious plans to build hundreds and thousands of new satellites

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Solving the Government Equation: Tighter Budgets + Greater Needs = New Solutions

Military users trial Inmarsat's Global Xpress service. Photo: Inmarsat As I talk to senior leaders about the global security environment I haven’t found a single person who feels the world is becoming

By | March 26, 2015

Broadcasting LatAm

Latin America: Next Challenges and Demands in the Satellite Industry

For the last two years, the satellite market in Latin America has seen substantial growth due to, among other reasons, the 2014 FIFA’s World Cup, which bought the world’s attention to Latin America

By | March 26, 2015

Tim Farrar

LEO HTS: Once again, a Distraction

Back in the late 1990s, Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites were thought to represent the future of the industry, and vast amounts of press attention were lavished on small LEOs, big LEOs and broadband LEOs. In

By | March 26, 2015

Joanne Wheeler

Spectrum above 6GHz: The Next Big Issue

Brain surgeons in Edinburgh operating on patients in New Zealand.” This is what Arthur C. Clark predicted in 1964 when he looked into the future to the year 2000. 3-D medical imaging allowing surgeons to

By | March 26, 2015


Enabling the ‘Broadband Economy’

The next time you complain about your telecommunications bill think about this: only 40 percent of the world’s population is online. Why? Cost. In developing nations broadband costs about one month’s

By , | March 26, 2015

Jaber Saeed Bawazir

Mubarak Jumah Abdulla and Jaber Saeed Bawazir, Es’hailSat

The creation of Es’hailSat has been not only a national success story in Qatar, but also an opportunity to expose a lot of young people to the benefits of working in the space industry. One such person is

By | March 26, 2015

Mark Holmes Photo

LEO Satellite Momentum Shows no Signs of Slowing

Another month, and more major activity in the Low Earth Orbit (LEO) market. Vern Fotheringham, the ex-CEO of Kymeta, a company that has been aiming to revolutionize the antenna market, has become the CEO of

By | March 26, 2015

Black Marble Earth

Regional Roundup – April 2015

Top satellite industry news from around the world

By | March 26, 2015

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