Satellite

Global Aerostat Systems Market (2020 to 2024) - Featuring Alphabet, Lockheed Martin & Raven Industries Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 3:38pm

The "Global Aerostat Systems Market 2020-2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Global Aerostat Systems Market 2020-2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The aerostat systems market is poised to grow by $ 5.58 billion during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 13% during the forecast period.
  • This report on the aerostat systems market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • This study identifies the increasing use of advanced materials as one of the prime reasons driving the aerostat systems market growth during the next few years.

AFWERX Announces GigaIO Among Top Teams Selected to Exhibit at EngageSpace (September 29-30), The Premier Event for the Space Industry

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 9:30pm

AFWERX, the catalyst for fostering innovation within the U.S. Air Force, announced GigaIO as one of the 178 top participating teams selected from The AFWERX Space Challenge initiative to exhibit at EngageSpace , a virtual two-day event on September 29-30.

Key Points: 
  • AFWERX, the catalyst for fostering innovation within the U.S. Air Force, announced GigaIO as one of the 178 top participating teams selected from The AFWERX Space Challenge initiative to exhibit at EngageSpace , a virtual two-day event on September 29-30.
  • Four challenges were run concurrently focused on separate topics Persistent ISR, DoD Commercial Space Partnerships, Global Space Transport and Delivery and Space Asset Resiliency.
  • The solutions submitted for these space challenges represent the bleeding edge of space innovation, stated Brennan Townley, AFWERX Challenge Collaboration Lead.
  • Were honored to be among the top innovative teams selected to participate in AFWERX virtual Space Event, said Alan Benjamin, CEO of GigaIO.

NASA & Blueshift Update Exclusive License

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 2:23pm

Blueshift Materials, Inc. (Blueshift) is pleased to announce the deepening of our relationship with National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

Key Points: 
  • Blueshift Materials, Inc. (Blueshift) is pleased to announce the deepening of our relationship with National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
  • NASA has updated its exclusive license agreement with Blueshift for using polyimide aerogels in antenna applications in the Communications Technology Industry.
  • Our exclusive license of NASAs aerogel antenna technology allows Blueshift to provide customers with lightweight, high performance antenna solutions that can meet these needs.
  • This exclusive license agreement provides Blueshift and NASA the opportunity to supply AeroZero polyimide aerogel film and laminates into a wide array of antenna and radome applications, including 5G, Internet-of-Things (IoT), and vehicular / automotive radar (76 81 GHz).

AFWERX Announces BridgeComm Among Top Teams Selected to Exhibit at EngageSpace (September 29-30), the Premier Event for the Space Industry

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 2:00pm

AFWERX , the catalyst for fostering innovation within the U.S. Air Force, announced BridgeComm as one of the 178 top participating teams selected from The AFWERX Space Challenge initiative to exhibit at EngageSpace , a two-day virtual event on September 29-30.

Key Points: 
  • AFWERX , the catalyst for fostering innovation within the U.S. Air Force, announced BridgeComm as one of the 178 top participating teams selected from The AFWERX Space Challenge initiative to exhibit at EngageSpace , a two-day virtual event on September 29-30.
  • Four challenges were run concurrently focused on separate topics Persistent ISR, DoD Commercial Space Partnerships, Global Space Transport and Delivery and Space Asset Resiliency.
  • The solutions submitted for these space challenges represent the bleeding edge of space innovation, stated Brennan Townley, AFWERX Challenge Collaboration Lead.
  • "We are honored to have been selected for the AFWERX Space Challenge, as our goal of innovation falls in line with those of the DoD and the AFWERX Space Challenge," said BridgeComm CEO Barry Matsumori.

Veritone Awarded $1.3 Million of Subcontracts Under U.S. Air Force Program to Enhance Satellite Imagery Analysis

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 1:00pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200917005168/en/
    Veritone has been awarded $1.3 million of subcontracts for software license and technology development services in support of the Air Forces innovation unit's (AFWERX) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program.
  • (Graphic: Business Wire)
    AFWERX, the Air Forces innovation unit, awarded a Phase II contract under the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program to prime contractor alYnmnt.
  • Veritone has been awarded subcontracts for software license and technology development services totaling $1.3 million in support of this program.
  • This is a massive win for Veritone aiWARE, said Jon Gacek, Head of Government, Legal and Compliance at Veritone.

Astranis Announces Former NASA Administrator Dan Goldin as Key Advisor, Clears Critical Design Review for Alaska Satellite

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 8:09pm

In addition, the company is announcing the completion of the Critical Design Review (CDR) for their first commercial program, a satellite for Pacific Dataport Inc. in Alaska.

Key Points: 
  • In addition, the company is announcing the completion of the Critical Design Review (CDR) for their first commercial program, a satellite for Pacific Dataport Inc. in Alaska.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200917005266/en/
    Former NASA Administrator Dan Goldin will chair Astranis's Technical Advisory Board.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    Administrator Goldin was the longest-serving NASA Administrator in NASAs storied history, serving under Presidents George H.W.
  • I am joining Astranis because this is a transformational approach to satellite telecommunications, said Goldin.

Intelsat Finalizes Satellite and Launch Vehicle Contracts for U.S. C-band Spectrum Transition

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 11:45am

Earlier this summer, Intelsat announced manufacturing contracts with Maxar and U.S.-based Northrop Grumman for six satellites.

Key Points: 
  • Earlier this summer, Intelsat announced manufacturing contracts with Maxar and U.S.-based Northrop Grumman for six satellites.
  • Intelsat has contracted with SpaceX and Arianespace to launch these satellites on four separate launch vehicles, beginning in 2022.
  • We have made exceptional progress to date in executing our transition plan, said Intelsat Chief Services Officer Mike DeMarco.
  • As the foundational architects of satellite technology, Intelsat operates the worlds largest and most advanced satellite fleet and connectivity infrastructure.

Maxar Awarded Contract to Build Sixth Geostationary Communications Satellite for Intelsat in 2020

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 11:45am

Galaxy 37 is the sixth Intelsat geostationary communications satellite awarded to Maxar in 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Galaxy 37 is the sixth Intelsat geostationary communications satellite awarded to Maxar in 2020.
  • Maxar has been a trusted and reliable partner in delivering world-class spacecraft to Intelsat for many years, said Mike DeMarco, Intelsat Chief Services Officer.
  • In addition to the five C-band satellites Intelsat has ordered from Maxar in 2020 to support their C-band spectrum transition, the company also contracted Maxar to manufacture its next-generation Intelsat 40e geostationary communications satellite.
  • As the foundational architects of satellite technology, Intelsat operates the worlds largest and most advanced satellite fleet and connectivity infrastructure.

Worldwide Mobile TV Industry to 2025 - Featuring Asianet Satellite, AT&T and Bell Canada Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 10:52am

The "Mobile TV Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2020-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Mobile TV Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2020-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • A mobile television (TV) refers to the service of seamless television broadcasting of videos over mobile and handheld devices.
  • In comparison to traditional cable television, mobile TV provides high quality and more customizable experience to the end-user.
  • What is the structure of the global mobile TV market and who are the key players?

SES Simplifies Sports Production with Stockley Park Facility in London

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 7:50am

As remote production for sports ramps up around the globe, SES is providing broadcasters with a newly opened, full-service sports and events facility in Greater London.

Key Points: 
  • As remote production for sports ramps up around the globe, SES is providing broadcasters with a newly opened, full-service sports and events facility in Greater London.
  • Apart from handling downlink, decoding, processing and recording, SESs Stockley Park facility offers sports broadcasters a range of services that help simplify sports production workflow.
  • In addition to addressing diverse customer needs, the facility in London will also provide playout services for European customers and provide redundancy to SESs Munich facility.
  • The Stockley Park facility features a 2400 sq ft master control room and will act as a primary media centre for all sports originating in Europe.