Author Archives: Rachael Grant

 

No Failure Technology Proposition to NASA

“Our astronauts deserve the best that our nation has to offer to protect their lives in the risky business of space”, is the message of Dr. Len Losik, founder of Failure.. more
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Gilat Delivers in India

Tatanet, one of India’s biggest satellite service providers has chosen Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. to provide a broadband satellite network that will serve the industry vertical market segments and the Small.. more
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Mahmoud Reveals Plans of Research Rocket Launches

Iran’s president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, speaking at a 29th anniversary of the Islamic revolution rally, has revealed that prior to the country’s first domestically built ‘research’ satellite orbit, two additional research rockets.. more
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SkyTrac Provide SatCom for African Choppers

SkyTrac have provided a complete satcom and flight following solution for Everett Aviation’s helicopter fleet in Africa. The company evaluated three vendors before making their selection, choosing the system that performed best under dangerous and demanding situations due to the political instability in the region... more
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Columbus Travels To Join Atlantis.

The Columbus laboratory, of who Thales Alenia Space is the main contributor, has been launched from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Atlantis (the shuffle) will dock at the International Space Station after a journey of two days. The European Space Agency’s Columbus, a multi-purpose.. more
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Bob Luly, Senior Technical Advisor, atContact, Died Aged 65

Bob Luly, a pioneer of modern satellite technology, his contributions spanning over 30 years, died on February 1st, aged 65. His particular speciality was in the area of consumer orientated antennas, and customer premises equipment. After leaving active duty in the U.S Air Force, Luly.. more
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ESA & EEA Team Up On Pollution Control.

An agreement has been reached to provide unparalleled information on air pollution. The European Environment Agency, in agreement with an European Space Agency (ESA)-led consortium, agreed upon the former using a service which takes satellite data via surface measures for 29 European countries, combines and.. more
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Scopus Launches New Products

Broadcasters, content providers, and satellite operators have always been battling to offer cost-effective distribution of high quality content. With advanced compression and modulation techniques becoming a necessity rather than just a desirable service, as high definition video demand increases, this battle looms even larger. The.. more
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