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2009-07-22 08:25:00

TOULOUSE, FRANCE, July 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Integral Systems Europe (ISE), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Integral Systems, Inc., (Nasdaq: ISYS) has been chosen to provide advanced network monitoring and management systems to the Norwegian Navy's fleet of NANSEN class frigates and Netherlands Navy NAVSAT class frigates. ISE entered into a three-year agreement with Thales and will provide the company's Compass Network Management solution for this contract as well as future yet to be...

2009-07-14 04:21:00

LONDON, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The paradigm shift in defence doctrine that saw the transformation of European defence into an expeditionary force, has allowed satellite communication (SATCOM) to become the primary means of integrating platforms and forces under one umbrella. European MODs are vigorously acquiring SATCOM capability since it is increasingly recognised as a force multiplier in the new European defence posture. As a result, the European defence strategic communication market...

2009-06-17 06:50:00

MonicsNET(R) System to provide automatic monitoring for NATO Advanced Satcom Network Monitoring and Control TOULOUSE, France, June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Integral Systems Europe (ISE), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Integral Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISYS), today announced a contract to provide the MonicsNET(R) Satellite Carrier Monitoring system to ACTIA-SODIELEC, prime contractor for NATO's Advanced Satcom Network Monitoring and Control (ASNMC) capability program. MonicsNET is a product...

2009-06-05 09:00:00

Communication bandwidth for soldiers' network increased with added Ku- and Ka-band terminals NEWTON, N.C., June 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- General Dynamics SATCOM Technologies has received a $119 million modification to an existing delivery order to provide additional satellite communications earth terminals and support services for Increment One of the U.S. Army's Warfighter Information Network-Tactical (WIN-T) program. Under the contract, General Dynamics SATCOM Technologies will...

2009-05-29 07:00:00

Company to Feature Innovations in Fixed and Mobile Broadband Networks GERMANTOWN, Md., May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite network solutions and services, will showcase its fixed and mobile SATCOM solutions at the 8th Annual International Satellite and Communications Exchange (ISCe) 2009 Conference, June 2-4, in San Diego, California. Hughes executives will participate in panel discussions with government and industry leaders...

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2009-05-12 12:45:00

The U.S. Air Force announced on Monday it is looking to salvage for future use any government-owned property or ground stations developed for a canceled satellite communications program, Reuters reported. The Air Force is working closely with Lockheed Martin and Boeing to "harvest" any equipment from the Transformational Satellite (TSAT) program. The Air Force had already spent $2.5 billion during two to three years of initial developmental work on the TSAT program, and hopes to use some of...

2009-04-14 11:32:00

NASHUA, N.H., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Windmill International, Inc. is pleased to announce that its Global Broadcast Service (GBS) Suitcase Portable Receive Suite (SPRS) has completed U.S. government testing. Designed and developed as the AN/PRS-11 SPRS by Windmill's Tactical SATCOM Systems Group, the system is now production-ready. The AN/PRS-11 SPRS is a compact, lightweight Ka-band satellite terminal that is designed for single-person transport and easy set up to enable access to GBS at...

2009-03-31 07:30:00

DataPath Continues to Deliver Mission-Critical Ka Band Capability That Enables Battlefield Tactical SATCOM Terminals to Operate Over the WGS System DULUTH, Ga., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- DataPath, Inc., a leading provider of satellite and wireless communications networks around the world, has been awarded $35 million by the U.S. Army for Ka band spares kits for DataPath(R) Satellite Transportable Terminals (STTs). The order is part of DataPath's effort with the U.S. Army to enable deployed...

2009-03-25 07:30:00

Ultra-Portable SWE-DISH Suitcase Terminals Are Skynet-Approved, High-Bandwidth Mobile SATCOM Systems STOCKHOLM, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- SWE-DISH Satellite Systems AB, a DataPath(R) company specializing in compact, quick-to-air and easy-to-use mobile satellite communications (SATCOM) equipment, has been awarded approval for the SWE-DISH Suitcase(R) CCT120 ultra-portable SATCOM terminal to operate on the Skynet satellite system. The Suitcase CCT120 is a highly compact and quick-to-air...

2009-03-24 07:30:00

Retrofitting Battlefield Satellite Terminals for Operation on the Wideband Global SATCOM System Increases Capacity and Improves Flexibility of Military Communications Systems DULUTH, Ga., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- DataPath, Inc., a leading provider of satellite and wireless communications networks around the world, has been awarded $12 million by the U.S. Army for Ka band conversion kits, spares kits and technical services that enable DataPath(R) Satellite Transportable Terminals (STTs)...


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2012-03-10 09:09:46

Atlantis launched from Kennedy Space Center on November 26, 1985 at 7:29 PM EST and landed at Edwards Air Force Base on December 3 at 1:33 PM PST. The shuttle orbited 109 times at an altitude of 225 nautical miles at an inclination of 57 degrees and travelled 2.8 million miles. Three communications satellites were deployed: MORE LOS-B (Mexico), AUSSAT-2 (Australia) and SATCOM KU-2 (RCA Americom). MORELOS-B and AUSSAT-2 were attached to the Payload Assist Module-D motors, SATCOM KU-2 to a...

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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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