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Mobile Satellite Users Association May 4,  2020
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SPECIAL COVID-19 NEWS SECTION
        

Satellite IoT, maritime AIS provider Orbcomm: Hardware deliveries delayed, but subs are up, churn is stable
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; May 1, 2020
 
Steve Spengler Part Two: Intelsat’s Capital Expenditure Plans
Via Satellite, Mark Holmes; April 29, 2020 
 
Intelsat Announces New Investor Relations Vice President
Business Wire; April 30, 2020 
 
Inmarsat: Bold Predictions and Seeds of Optimism From Aviation Leaders at Industry-first Broadcast Event
Global Banking and Finance Review; May 1, 2020
 
Cobham EXPLORER 323 and EXPLORER 6075LX terminals receive Inmarsat type approval
Satellite Evolution Group; April 30, 2020
 
Customers’ ships are in port, planes on the ground, but Iridium still predicts growth this year
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; April 28, 2020
 
Iridium Announces First-Quarter 2020 Results; Company Updates 2020 Outlook
Talk Satellite; April 28, 2020
  
A Superior Connectivity Alternative is Afloat with Iridium Certus®
Riviera Maritime Media, Wouter Deknopper – V.P., Maritime, Iridium; April 30, 2020
 
Dependable connectivity markets bearing adversity as Speedcast restructures
Connectivity Business; April 28, 2020
 
COMSAT inks deal with ABS to enhance C- and Ku-band US connectivity solutions on ABS-3A
Talk Satellite; April 29, 2020
 
Thuraya Aero solution now available on Airbus helicopters
BroadcastPro Middle East; April 30, 2020 
 
Marlink Unveils IT Networks Monitoring Tool
MarineLink;  April 29, 2020
 
Taking complexity out of VSAT installation and servicing
Riviera Maritime Media, Martyn Wingrove; April 29, 2020

Orbcomm (ORBC) Reports Q1 Loss, Tops Revenue Estimates
Zacks Equity Research  Zacks; April 30, 2020
 

SPECIAL COVID-19 NEWS SECTION  

MSUA MEMBERS 

Marlink supplies XChange Telemed kits to French emergency medical response teams
Marlink Press Release; May 4, 2020

Intelsat CEO Steve Spengler Talks C-Band, Covid, and Chapter 11
Via Satellite,  Mark Holmes; April 28, 2020 –

Inmarsat Supports NGOs in Pandemic Response
Via Satellite, Rachel Jewett ; April 28, 2020

Iridium Forecasts Growth in Service Revenue Despite Pandemic
Via Satellite, Rachel Jewett; April 28, 2020


MOBILITY VERTICAL MARKETS

Aero IFC market facing slump due to COVID-19, but long-term fundamentals remain solid
Satellite Evolution Group; April 27, 2020

What To Watch For As A&D Companies Plan Future With COVID-19
Aviation Week & Space Technology, Michael Bruno; April 21, 2020 
 
Self-driving vehicles get in on the delivery scene amid COVID-19
Reuters, Jane Lanhee Lee, Nathan Frandino; April 29, 2020

Shipping adapts to coronavirus restrictions
Riviera Maritime Media,  Martyn Wingrove; April 29, 2020

Telesat: Covid-19 hasn’t changed our view of LEO, but aero/maritime customers less likely to commit early
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; April 30, 2020



 
OTHER MOBILITY NEWS
Vertical Markets
 
AERONAUTICAL
 
Digitization Will Help Aviaton Rebound Stronger Than Ever
Simple Flying, Joanna Bailey; April 30, 2020

Gogo Furloughs 60% Of Workforce
Simple Flying, Joanna Bailey; April 28, 2020
 
A Simple Guide to 5G for Business Aviation
AIN online; April 30, 2020
 
Advantech Wireless Technologies releases WAAS satellite frequency converters
SatellitePro Middle East; April 26, 2020
 
American picks Viasat for wifi on newest 787s
PAXEX.AERO, Seth Miller; April 30, 2020 
 
Panasonic Avionics implements furloughs to address slowing business
PAXEX.AERO, Seth Miller; April 29, 2020 
 
 
AGRIBUSINESS
 
Farmers are finding the SkyMuster service is helping them to remote school
FarmOnLine National; Sharon O'Keeffe; April 20, 2020
 
SatSure, Songhai Labs Parter for Agriculture Tech in Africa
Via Satellite, Rachel Jewett; April 29, 2020
 
 
IOT/M2M
 
M2M Satellite Communication Market Size 2020-2026 Review, Key Findings, Growth Strategy, Developing Technologies, Trends And Global Forecast By Regions
Latest Herald; April 28, 2020
  
LAND
 
Here Technologies Launches Intelligent Mobility Solution For Indian Roads
Analytics India Magazine, Vishal Chawla; April 28, 2020
 
AgileAssets v7.5 Improves Flexibility, Field Productivity For Tunnel Inspections & Asset Maintenance
Field Technologies Online; April 23, 2020
 
MGISS Helps MS Environmental Protect World Heritage Sites
Directions Magazine;  April 29, 2020
 

MARITIME 
 
Maritime satcoms offer an edge in challenging markets
Riviera Maritime Media, Martyn Wingrove; April 27, 2020 
 
IMO partnership will standardise maritime data exchange
Riviera Maritime Media,  Martyn Wingrove; April 29, 2020
 
Fugro maps Arctic Ocean for Norway’s MAREANO seabed mapping programme
Satellite Evolution Group; April 29, 2020
 
KVH Adds Mediterranean Region to to KVH Elite Unlimited VSAT Streaming Service for Yachts
Hellenic Shipping News; April 30, 2020
  
Cybersecurity start-up secures £1.8m in new funding
The Digital Ship; April 30, 2020
 

GOVERNMENT
 
Viasat Ships Over 200 Move Out / Jump Off Link 16 Tactical Gateway Systems to U.S. and International Military Forces
Talk Satellite; April 27, 2020
 
Space Acquisition Council working to identify industry sectors in ‘immediate stress’
SpaceNews, Sandra Erwin;  April 28, 2020 
 
FCC Seeks Comment on C-Band Moving Costs
Multichannel News, John Eggerton; April 28, 2020
 
L3Harris Technologies' $95 Million Order for U.S. Army’s HMS Manpack
Satnews Daily; April 29, 2020
 
No Break in Communication: NSWC PCD keeps Task Force New York connected
Naval Sea Systems Command,  Ashley Conner; April 27, 2020
 
Raytheon to build command-and-control SATCOM system to link nuclear forces to national command authorities
Military & Aerospace Electronics, John Keller; April 28, 2020
 
Air Force and Honeywell make transition to full-scale development for GPS modernization in military aircraft
Military & Aerospace Electronics, John Keller; April 22, 2020
 

Supply Chain & Other Mobility Technologies
 
SATELLITES
 
exactEarth AGM highlights maturing AIS marketplace
SpaceQ, Marc Boucher; April 28, 2020 
 
Lockheed Launches Mobile App that Simulates Satellite Constellations
ExecutiveBiz,  Nichols Martin; April 28, 2020
 
NLR and TNO link up with Norway to launch RF detector satellite
Bits & Chips, Collin Arocho; April 27, 2020 
 
Canal Digital and Viasat Consumer venture approved
Satellite Evolution Group; May 1, 2020

Eutelsat/French government, SpaceX, UK government evaluating OneWeb takeover bids; a China card to play
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; April 27, 2020

ANTENNA MANUFACTURERS
 
New Orders for Lite Coms VSAT Terminals
SatNews Daily; April 27, 2020
 
Anokiwave, Inc. and Ball Aerospace Collaborate to Enable Flat-Panel Phased Arrays for Air, Land, and Sea Applications
Talk Satellite; April 28, 2020  

ThinKom completes successful antenna interoperability demonstrations on Ku-Band LEO satellite constellation
Intelligent Aerospace; April 30, 2020
 
 BROADBAND
 
Tricolor launches satellite broadband services in Siberia
Telecompaper; April 28, 2020 
 
Yahsat partners UAE education ministry to offer free satellite broadband
Telecompaper;   April 29, 2020
 
FCC commissioners disagree sharply on state of broadband
SmartCities Dive, Chris Teale; April 29, 2020
 
 
5G
 
Can 5G become your new broadband connection?
USA TODAY, Bob O'Donnell; April 30, 2020
 
ResearchAndMarkets' Sat5G Report Now Available
SatNews Daily; April 27, 2020
 
Apple Invents Antennas that could Radiate through an iPhone Display supporting 5G Millimeter Wave Communications
PatentlyApple; April 30, 2020
 
Dish’s network slowly falls into place: analyst
FierceWireless, Monica Alleven; April 27, 2020
 
Ericsson expands 5G deal with China Mobile
ZDNet, Asha Barbaschow; May 1, 2020
 
 
PRIVATE NETWORKS
 
Amdocs gets SAS authorization, targets CBRS-based private LTE/5G
FierceWireless, Monica Alleven; April 30, 2020 
 
Private LTE Market to Record Ascending Growth by 2028
Latest Herald; April 30, 2020
 
Small Cell Forum touts small cells for private wireless networks
Light Reading; April 28, 2020
 
Google’s Preston Marshall says Tier 1s will go for CBRS spectrum
FierceWireless, Linda Hardesty; April 27, 2020
 
Nokia basks in sunshine from industrial private LTE networks
Mobile Europe; May 1, 2020
 
Nokia joins partnership to trial 4.9G network in mining communication
Australian Mining, Tara Hamid; April 27, 2020 
 
FCC action signals Comcast's and Midco's intent to join CBRS auction
Light Reading, Jeff Baumgartner; April 28, 2020
 
Tech: Always Rising
Global Mining Review, Jessica Casey; April 29, 2020
 
ABB Power Grids to install Ericsson’s 5G-ready network at transformer factory
Power Transformer News; April 27, 2020           
 
 
OTHER
 
Space Is Cybersecurity's New Frontier
Signal, Shaun Waterman; May 1, 2020
 
HAPS Alliance Members Outline Commercial Opportunity in Earth’s Stratosphere
sUAS News; April 30, 2020 
 
 
 
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