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Congressman Jim Bridenstine: Political Resistance to Working With Commercial Satellite Industry Coming Down

By | May 20, 2015

Congressman Jim Bridenstine was elected in 2012 to represent Oklahoma’s first district, which covers the Washington, Tulsa, and Wagoner counties plus portions of Rogers and Creek counties. Bridenstine serves

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In This Issue Via Satellite Magazine Archive


Operators Request Fair Play, Reliability and Variety from LSPs

captionAs a satellite operator, what changes would you ask Launch Service Providers (LSPs) to make that would positively impact your business? Would you focus on lowering launch fees or creative payment terms

By | May 20, 2015


Operators Want More Flexible, Configurable Payloads from Manufacturers

If you could have the ear of the leading satellite manufacturers, what would you say you most want them to focus on over the next few years? Via Satellite posed that question to five satellite operators’

By | May 20, 2015

Opinion-Hanna Kerner

It’s Not Them It’s You: Why Top Tech Talent Isn’t Going to the Satellite Industry?

Imagine you’re a young twenty-something and you’ve just graduated college. The entire world is open to you — particularly an entire world of jobs, because you just earned a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) degree and the world craves STEM graduates. You’ve caught the space fever and you want to make waves in the [...]

By | May 20, 2015

Joanne Wheeler

Managing the Ebola Virus – The Importance of Satellites

The death toll from the Ebola virus in West Africa has exceeded 10,000 since the first reported case in December 2013. Cases of the highly contagious disease have been confirmed in the United States, the

By | May 20, 2015

Generation Next Eleferov

Denis Eleferov, RSCC

Denis Eleferov is one of the bright young things making a difference at the Russian Satellite Communications Company (RSCC) in Russia. He participates in writing software for measurement and computing to help

By | May 20, 2015

Mark Holmes Photo

From Doha to London, How National Pride Drives the Satellite Industry

What has struck me in recent times is how much space is a symbol of national pride. Certainly, when talking to the likes of Azercosmos (Azerbaijan) and Es’hailSat (Qatar), there is a real sense that space

By | May 20, 2015

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