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Mobile Satellite Users Association November 19,  2018
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MSUA MEMBER NEWS

 
Greg Wyler, The Definitive 2018 Interview
Via Satellite, Mark Holmes; November 13, 2018
 
Reinvented Iridium Poised To Reap Its Rewards
Aviation Week & Space Technology, Irene Klotz; November 16, 2018 
 
Fierce battle looming in maritime connectivity amid surging VSAT competition
Satellite Finance, Craig Barner; November 13, 2018 
 
Inmarsat adds new cyber security options
The Digital Ship; November 15, 2018
 
Honeywell Now a Global Reseller of Inmarsat IFC Solution
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; November 14, 2018
 
Inmarsat preps new maritime product to fend off KVH competition
SpaceNews, Caleb Henry; November 13, 2018 
 
Hughes asks India’s Prime Minister for help to speed nod to investment proposal
Economic Times, Kalyan Parbat; November 13, 2018
 
Hughes’ Jupiter System Selected by 3 African Telecom Companies
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; November 12, 2018 
 
Intelsat, Vodacom Mozambique expand mobile connectivity to support growing data demand from country’s tourism industry
Satellite Evolution Group; November 12, 2018 
 
TV Peru Renews Contract with Intelsat
Via satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; November 13, 2018
 
Kymeta Takes Seamless Connectivity to AfricaCom with New Business Partnerships
Associated Press; November 12, 2018
 
Harris’ AN/PRC-163 radio NSA Type-1 certified
The Shephard News Team; November 12, 2018
 
C-band over US: Windfall proposal in trouble?
Advanced Television; November 12, 2018  
 
IEC Telecom, Yahsat And Thuraya Announce Three New Solutions At ADIPEC 2018
November 12, 2018 - Pakistan Point News, Mohammad Ali  - 815 words
 
Speedcast Expands Services Around the Globe for Schlumberger
PR Newswire; November 12, 2018
 
Yahsat, Thuraya CEOs Explain CapEx Plans After Yahsat Takes Control
Via Satellite, Mark Holmes; November 13, 2018
 
Thuraya's Highly Anticipated X5-Touch Satellite Smartphone Launches in Stores in Less Than a Month
Canada News Wire; November 13, 2018
 
IEC Telecom, Yahsat, and Thuraya Pitch Satellite Solutions To Oil & Gas Industry
Spacewatch Middle East; November 15, 2018
 
RSCC to provide satellite connection on-board aircraft with Panasonic
Telecompaper; November 13, 2018 
 
Thales Alenia Space partners with France’s ONERA aerospace lab for HAPS, optical comms, radiation hardening
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; November 14, 2018 
 
SES CEO Plugs Satellite's Role in Global Ecosystem
Light Reading; November 14, 2018
 
SES and Intelsat Are Arguing Their C-Band Case Before the FCC
Satnews Daily; November 16, 2018
 
 
 




 
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INDUSTRY NEWS

MARITIME
 
Communications Connectivity Improvements To Benefit Crew Welfare
The Maritime Standard; November 15, 2018
 
Pirate vessel tracking satellites to be launched aboard Space X’s upcoming historic mission
Geospatial World, Aditya Chaturvedi; November 12, 2018 
 
Technological Advancements to aid Growth of Maritime Satellite Communication Market during 2017-2027
Manufacturing News, Ankush Nika;  November 12, 2018 
 
Nokia, ABB and Kalmar Trial 5G Technology for Harbor Automation
MarineLink, Laxman Pai;  November 15, 2018
 
Poynting Releases Its Latest LTE Antennas
MarineLink, Michelle Howard; November 14. 2018
 
Digital Marine Communications in ‘Fast Attack’ Mode
MarineLink; November 12, 2018
 
AI and automation could result in more ship accidents
Marine Electronics & Communications, Martyn Wingrove; November 13, 2018
 
 
AERONAUTICAL
 
US fleet expected to struggle to meet ADS-B avionics deadline
Air Traffic Management.net;  November 16, 2018
 
#Humpspotter Alert: Saudia A320 emerges with hybrid IFC plus seatback
Runway Girl Network, Jason Rabinowitz ; November 15, 2018
 
With dual Ku-/Ka-band aero terminal qualification, Gilat looks to Air Esurfing & China market
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; November 14, 2018
 
SmartSky Networks impresses during flight demo as launch date nears
Runway Girl Network, Paul E. Eden; November 12, 2018
 
Saudia UON inflight connectivity goes live on flights from Riyadh
Get Connected; November 15, 2018
 
Gilat AeroEdge 6000 receives DO-160 certification
Get Connected; November 14, 2018
 
In Denial
Air Traffic Management.net; November 13, 2018
 
Virgin America to offer Netflix streaming on flights
Telecompaper; November 16, 2018
 
 
LAND
 
Canada is losing ground in digital agriculture, industry experts say
The Logic, Catherine McIntyre; November 12, 2018
 
Waymo CEO Says Alphabet Unit Plans to Launch Driverless Car Service in Coming Months
Wall Street Journal, Douglas MacMillan and Tim Higgins; November 13, 2018 
 
The Long Road Ahead for Autonomous Vehicles
Wall Street Journal, Laine Higgins, Dylan Moriarty and Jieqian Zhang; November 15, 2018 
 
Lost In Transition
Land Mobile; Sam Fenwick; November 14, 2018
 
 
IOT/M2M
 
Inmarsat research: Industrial IoT can significantly reduce environmental impact on agriculture
Far Eastern Agriculture;  November 16, 2018
 
Why the Internet of Things and artificial intelligence will reinvent network connectivity
JD Supra, Trey Hanbury. Hogan Lovells;  November 14, 2018
 
‘The key to end to end connectivity and interoperability for smart homes and smart grid together is standardisation and certification of devices’ says HomeGrid Forum
Satellite Evolution Group; November 12, 2018
 
The ‘Internet of Bodies’ Is Here. Are Courts and Regulators Ready?
Wall Street Journal, Andrea M. Matwyshyn;  November 12, 2018
 
Now Available from NSR: M2M and IoT via Satellite, 9th Edition, Report...e
Satnews Daily; November 14, 2018
 
IoT technology helps supply chain sustainability
FreightWeek; November 15, 2018.
 
 

 

GOVERNMENT
 
Air Force eyes new airborne communications node
Military & Aerospace Electronics, John Keller;  November 15, 2018
 
Military satellite communications: Buyers can’t make up their minds
SpaceNews, Sandra Erwin; November 14, 2018


BROADBAND
 
Dissent grows for C-band proposal as wireless providers rip spectrum amount while satellite stands firm
Satellite Finance, Craig Barner ; November 15,  2018 
 
Is Satellite Really Reducing the Digital Divide?
Via Satellite, Adrienne Harebottle; November 13, 2018 
 
Long-range WiFi invention to help solve connectivity issues in remote Australia
Australian Broadcast Corporation, Matt Brann; November 13, 2018
 
ND SATCOM’s SMART MOBILE² NETWORKS provide efficient, secure and reliable connectivity for mission- and business-critical communications anywhere
Satellite Evolution Group; November 12, 2018
 
Solstar seeks strategic investor for WiFi in Space
SpaceNews, Debra Werner; November 15, 2018 
 
Spectrum shake-up to deliver more Wi-Fi, connections
Network World, Patrick Nelson; November 15, 2018
 
 
5G
 
Europe 5G network buildout to trigger deals, won't bust capex budgets
Reuters, Douglas Busvine; November 16, 2018
 
Samsung and Telefonica testing 5G connections in Germany
PPC Lansd,  Daniel Rijo; November 11, 2018
 
5G is the Rainbow: Industry Must Find the Pot of Gold
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; November 13, 2018 
 
FCC launches first U.S. high-band 5G spectrum auction
Reuters, David Shepardson; November 14, 2018 
 
 
REGULATORY
 
FCC Approves New Constellations of Broadband Satellites
Broadcasting & Cable, John Eggerton; November 15, 2018 
 
FCC to seek comment on revised orbital debris guidelines
SpaceNews, Jeff Foust; November 13, 2018 
 

OTHER
 
Cubesat constellation operator Spire offers to launch 20 customer payloads in 12 months for $12 million
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; November 12, 2018 
 
Fibre versus satellite for SA’s broadband needs
IT-Online; November 13, 2018
 
New report from SSPI shows how to recruit high-potential workers as drivers of innovation and success
Satellite Evolution Group’ November 15, 2018
 
NorthStar Earth and Space Receives New Funding, Reveals Partnerships
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; November 15, 2018
 
UN Deploys Mission-Critical Communications
iHLS; November 16, 2018
 
Data For Good
Data Economy, Zandra Moore, CEO, Panintelligence; November 16, 2018
 
What’s the Next Big Thing in Tech? It’s Up to Us
Wall Street Journal,  Christopher Mims; November 16, 2018
 
 
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