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2014-10-14 23:02:21

Sierra Nevada Corporation's Space Systems business area has been competitively selected to develop and build a next-generation science and technology demonstration satellite for the Department of Defense’s Space Test Program. SPARKS, Nev. (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) is pleased to announce SNC's Space Systems based in Louisville, Colorado, has been competitively selected to develop and build a next-generation science and technology demonstration...

2014-09-23 16:30:24

LONDON, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- About Mobile Satellite ServicesMobile satellite services refer to the provision of telecommunication services with the use of satellites. Mobile satellite services facilitate mobile communication beyond the range constraints of terrestrial wireless systems. This makes the provision of mobile-to-fixed and mobile-to-mobile voice and data communications possible using ground facilities, geostationary (GEO) satellite networks, and low earth orbit...

2014-08-27 12:27:37

Hirschmann Solutions to demonstrate innovation excellence on Sept. 9-11 at Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hirschmann Solutions, a leading supplier of antenna and transceiver systems for M2M (machine to machine) and automotive communications, will introduce its latest tailored telematics and M2M solutions during Super Mobility Week powered by CTIA - The Wireless Association. Super Mobility Week is North America's largest forum...

2014-07-16 23:00:53

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) has commenced the on-orbit checkout phase for six ORBCOMM Generation 2 (OG2) satellites, establishing communication with each satellite as planned. Sparks, Nev. (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) has commenced the on-orbit checkout phase for six ORBCOMM Generation 2 (OG2) satellites, establishing communication with each satellite as planned. The satellites, which will replenish the current first generation ORBCOMM constellation, were...

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2014-07-13 03:44:23

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online SpaceX, the California-based rocket company established by PayPal co-founder Elon Musk, announced on Friday that its Falcon 9 launch system had been certified by the US Air Force as having completed three successful flights. In a statement, the company said that the certification was “a prerequisite for companies seeking to win business from the Air Force's Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) Program” and that meeting...

SpaceX Delays Falcon 9 Launch Two Days In A Row
2014-06-24 06:30:00

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online UPDATE: June 24, 2014 (6:30 a.m.) In order to allow more time to fix ongoing technical issues, SpaceX announced that it would push back Tuesday’s scheduled Falcon 9 launch by at least a week. In an online flight update, the space transportation company said that it would be “taking a closer look at a potential issue identified while conducting pre-flight checkouts” prior to Sunday’s aborted launch, and would use...

2014-06-17 04:22:18

LONDON, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The International M2M Council (IMC) a new trade group formed to propagate the adoption of the Internet of Things, has gained over 2,000 new members since February, making it the fastest-growing trade organisation serving the sector. The key to driving IoT growth is to educate enterprises about the tangible business benefits of connecting devices electronically with machine-to-machine communications technology, according to the IMC. "We provide...

2014-05-08 16:32:59

DUBLIN, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/rf5nqn/commercial) has announced the addition of the "Commercial Telematics Market [OEM & Aftermarket, Solutions (Fleet Management, Navigation & Location Based, Infotainment, V2V, V2I, Insurance, Telehealth, Alarm Monitoring), Professional Services] - Global Market Forecasts & Analysis (2014 - 2019)" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769...

2014-05-08 08:41:32

DUBLIN, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/b4n6xw/global_mobile_m2m) has announced the addition of the "Global Mobile M2M Module Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The analysts forecast the Global Mobile M2M Module market to grow at a CAGR of 16.21 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing adoption of mobile...

2014-04-22 04:22:15

LONDON, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The International M2M Council today announced that Amdocs (NYSE: DOX, www.amdocs.com), a leading provider of Business and Operations Support systems and services, has joined the new trade association. The IMC seeks to prove the business case for the Internet of Things to companies that can benefit directly from machine-to-machine communications. Amdocs joins IMC founding members AT&T, B&B Electronics, Deutsche Telekom, Digi, Iridium,...


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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Iridium Satellite -- The Iridium satellite constellation is also a system of 66 active communication satellites and spares around the earth. Named for the element Iridium, it was originally to have 77 active satellites, but was later redesigned to have its current number, though the name was retained. Iridium allowed worldwide voice and data communications using handheld devices. The Iridium service once failed financially and the earth stations were shut down. Its financial...

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