Mobile Satellite Users Association April 22,  2019
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MSUA's 2019 Satellite Mobility Innovation Awards 

Keynote Panel Discussion:  Satellite in the 5G Era of Mobility 

Tuesday 7 May 2019
  • 12 Noon - 1:30 pm;  Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC | Room 206
  • Tickets: $75 members; $85 non-members; purchase tickets online with SATELLITE 2019 conference registration. MSUA member to use passcode: MSUA for luncheon discount.
  • VIP Tables: $650 Full (10 seats) $325 Half (5 seats). To reserve email: 
  • Last day to purchase tickets: 2 May 2019

Thank you to event sponsors...
Clyde Space to build and operate AIS cubesats for Orbcomm
SpaceNews, Debra Werner; April 23, 2019 
NASA Awards PathFinder Digital Free Space Optics Contract
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; April 25, 2019
PathFinder Digital Awarded Contract by Boeing
PRNewswire; April 22, 2019
Intelsat: Here’s What We Know So Far About The IS-29e Satellite’s Failure
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; April 22, 2019 
The latest lost satellite is now space junk that could put other spacecraft at risk
The Verge, Loren Grush; April 19, 2019 
Hughes Recertified by Cisco as Cloud and Managed Services Partner
PRNewswire; April 23, 2019
Hughes, Xplornet Deliver Broadband to Rural Canada
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; April 22, 2019 
Iridium says DoD’s new unlimited service contract renewal nearly complete
SpaceNews, Caleb Henry; April 23, 2019 
Iridium continues readying GMDSS services
The Digital Ship;  April 24, 2019
Iridium Reports Double Digit Q1 Revenue and Subscriber Growth
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; April 23, 2019 
Key Milestone for Viasat as the Company has now Shipped 1,000 BATS-D Link 16 Radios
Satnews Daily; April 23, 2019
C-Band Alliance Proposal for 5G Spectrum Roll-Out Gains Independent Support
Satnews Daily; April 23, 2019 
With In-Flight Connectivity Agreement With China Satcom, Viasat Joins A Long Line Of Market Hopefuls
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; April 24, 2019
Double Debuts from IEC Telecom Feature Thuraya Comms Technologies
SatNews Daily; April 23, 2019
SES: There’s No Friction With Intelsat On C-Band Proposal; Few Renewals Means Video To Stabilize In 2019-2020
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; April 26, 2019 
SES Net Profit Decreases in Q1, Networks Revenue Increases
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; April 26, 2019
Teleglobal to offer broadband, mobile connectivity to rural areas in Indonesia via SES Networks
Telecompaper; April 24, 2019
NAPA becomes first certified application provider for Inmarsat IoT service
The Digital Ship; April 24, 2019
Speedcast Brings Seamless Connectivity to Indian Waters with Nelco Partnership
PR Newswire; April 24, 2019 
Speedcast Strengthens Team With Appointment of Barrie Woolston as Senior Vice President
Talk Satellite; April 24, 2019
Speedcast’s Barrie Woolston on M&E Strategy After Globecomm Acquisition
SVG News, Jason Dachman; April 23, 2019 
OneWeb to start services in 2021
Advanced Television Chris Forrester; April 24, 2019
Bolivian Space Agency deploys Newtec Dialog to take broadband to new heights across Bolivia
Total Telecom; April 23, 2019



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Vertical Markets & Supply Chain
Lufthansa Technik presses for inflight connectivity SLA standards
Runway Girl Network, Mary Kirby; April 24, 2019
Airplane seat cameras: US senators demand answers
CNN, Francesca Street; April 23, 2019
Alta Devices Introduces New Solar Product to Enable Flying Cell Phone Towers
today Business Wire; April 23, 2019 
Here’s how precision agriculture could help farmers reduce fertilizer use
Anthropocene, Emma Bryce; April 26, 2019
A.I. AgriBusiness is Good Business
CNBC Africa; April 24, 2019
Iridium And The Cubesat Iot Constellations: The Spider And The Flies?
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; April 24, 2019
GeoTraq Announces New Class of Mobile IoT Modules
PR Newswire; April 25, 2019
The Big Interview: The Cash Must Flow
Syniverse’s CTO, on  mobile roaming and billing in the age of 5G and IoT
Land Mobile, Sam Fenwick; April 24, 2019
Paradigm to Showcase their COTM and COTP Terminal
Satnews Daily; April 23, 2019
TRI-AD, Maxar Technologies, NTT DATA collaborate to build high-definition maps for autonomous vehicles from space
Green Car Congress; April 25, 2019 
Conversations With My Car
Via Satellite, Robert Bell; April 25, 2019
Training and fleet software combined in Norwegian supergroup
Marine Digitalization & Communications, Martyn Wingrove; April 26, 2019
Interview: Martin Kits van Heyningen, Chairman, President & CEO, KVH Industries
Maritime Executive, Jack O’Connell; April 23, 2019
Satcom Global appoints new Asia Pacific president
The Digital Ship; April 25, 2019
The Top Ten Capabilities That Marine Autonomy Adds to Vessels
Maritime Executive; April 22, 2019
Ship-port e-data exchange enters into force
Marine Digitalization & Communications, Martyn Wingrove; April 24, 2019
Thales Enables the Future of Digital Payment Innovations with Next-Generation Payment Hardware Security Module
The Chestnut Post; April 25, 2019
Thales strengthens partnership with Qatar University
Gulf Times; April 24, 2019
Satellite-Based Automatic Identification Systems (S-AIS) Market 2019
Industry Reports; April 26, 2019
Space Norway Adds Arctic Coverage
SLD Info; April 20, 2019
Rocket Lab Enters Small Satellite Manufacturing Business
Aviation Week & Space Technology, Irene Klotz; April 24, 2019 
The latest lost satellite is now space junk that could put other spacecraft at risk
The Verge, Loren Grush; April 19, 2019 
Car Satellite Antenna Market Is Estimated To Grow At A CAGR Of +3% And Is Expected To Reach 1230 Million US$ By The End Of 2025 | Top Key Players - Harada, Laird, General Dynamics Corporation, Advantech Wireless, Kathrein
Open PR; April 22, 2019
33-degree and 45-degree sector antennas for wireless Internet applications introduced by KP
Military & Aerospace Electronics; April 24, 2019
Spectra Group UK wins prestigious Award for Enterprise with SlingShot
Army Recognition; April 23, 2019
Potential for a larger government contract boosts incoming Iridium refinancing plans
Satellite Finance, Craig Barner; April  25, 2019
Unmanned Surface Vessels Will be Significant Part of Future U.S. Fleet
USNI News,  John Grady; April 15, 2019 
O’Rielly: ‘No more dawdling’ on efforts to procure C-Band spectrum
FierceWireless,Monica Alleven; April 25, 2019 


Adjacent Industry & Other
Adjacent Industry & Other
Mexico to tender 40MHz in 2GHz band for mobile satellite services
Telecompaper; April 23, 2019
SpaceX asks FCC to OK radio links to spacecraft
Bloomberg News; April 23, 2019 
Major questions over Musk’s Starlink plans
Advanced Television; April 25, 2019 
Telcos clash on mmWave’s 5G importance amid lacklustre spectrum sale
Satellite Finance, Jason Rainbow; April 24, 2019 
Forsway kicks off ESA co-funded 5G development project
Advanced Television; April 23, 2019
5G deployment will be the hottest topic of discussion at ITU conference in Egypt
Brinkwire; April 22, 2019    
Why wireless ISPs are still necessary in the age of 5G
TechRepublic, James Sanders; April 22, 2019,
Do we need 6G wireless already? 5G engineers debate
ZDNet, Scott Fulton III; April 25, 2019
Nokia president on 5G: 'Take it seriously what China is about to do’
FOXBusiness, Joe Williams;  April 25, 2019
Cradlepoint Delivers First Gigabit-Class Private LTE Edge Router Solutions for Initial Commercial Deployments on CBRS Spectrum
Business Wire; April 25, 2019
Private Networks Vs Network Slicing
Land Mobile, Sam Fenwick; April 24, 2019
Ruckus Ready to Roll With CBRS Tech
Light Reading, Jeff Baumgartner; April 24, 2019
Nokia and Ukkoverkot tie-up another private LTE deal with another Finnish port
IoT Enterprise Insights, James Blackman; April 25, 2019 
7 Fresh Faces at SATELLITE 2019
Via Satellite; April 19, 2019
Claro Argentina Selects Comtech Platform for Mobile Backhaul
Via Satellite; April 22, 2019 
Lockheed Martin joins the discussion about cloud computing services in space
GeekWire, Alan Boyle; April 19, 2019 
Debut of ‘UFO’ ETF gives investors another way to invest in the growing space industry
CNBC, Michael Sheetz; April 20, 2019
SoftBank teams up with Alphabet’s Loon for web in the sky
Bloomberg News; April 25, 2019 
Rugged single-board computer for space embedded computing applications introduced by Aitech
Military & Aerospace Electronics; April 26, 2019
Nurturing NewSpace's Most Promising Stars
Via Satellite, Marisa Torrieri; April 19, 2019 
From Boeing to Samsung: How bad decisions drive product failures
ZDNet,  David Gewirtz; April 24, 2019


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