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Mobile Satellite Users Association September 16  2019
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MEMBER NEWS

 
Inmarsat and LSE Conclude Sky High Economics Research Study
APEX, Stephanie Taylor; September 9, 2019

Virgin’s first A350 takes off with Inmarsat GX Aviation
Get Connected, Joanna Bailey; September 11, 2019
 
Inmarsat landmark study identifies critical role for maritime startups
Satellite Evolution Group; September 10, 2019
 
Inmarsat joins the Mining Hub to support drive for innovation in Brazilian mining
International Mining, Paul Moore; September 10, 2019
 
SES ‘Redefines’ Live Events with Synchronized Satellite, OTT
Radio+Television Business Reporter; September 12, 2019
 
SES beaming after Microsoft cloud deal
IBC 365, Chris Forrester; September 13, 2019
 
SES Selects SpaceX to Launch O3b mPOWER MEO Communications System
Talk Satellite; September 9, 2019
 
Collins Aerospace and SES Provide LuxStream Service for Vista Global's Business Aircraft
Satnews Daily; September 12, 2019
 
Viasat Introduces Direct Cloud Connect: A New Service Providing Fast, Secure, Private Connections to Business-Critical Cloud Services
Talk Satellite ; September 9, 2019
 
SAS Adds Viasat IFC to New Airbus Aircraft
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; September 10, 2019
 
Five Eyes Coalition Forces Select Viasat's Suite of Network Encryption Products  
Satnews Daily; September 12, 2019
 
OneWeb aims to disrupt IFC; pursues linefit with Airbus and Boeing
Runway Girl Network, Marisa Garcia; September 12, 2019
 
OneWeb to seek more funding
Advanced Television, Chris Forrester; September 11, 2019 
 
OneWeb aims to provide commercial service in Q4 2021
Get Connected, Joanna Bailey; September 9, 2019
 
Enabling true mobility: what does the next 40 years of connectivity hold in store?
SpaceNews, Rupert Pearce; July 16, 2019
 
SPOT Introduces New SPOT X® Device with Enhanced Features and Performance
Business Wire; September 9, 2019
 
Charlie Ergen Bets on Globalstar in Debt Deal
Wall Street Journal, Andrew Scurria and Drew FitzGerald; September 9, 2019 
 
ThinKom Collaborates with Newtec to Deliver ThinSat 300 Flat Panel Antenna to Indonesian Federal Police
SatNews Daily ; September 11, 2019
 
Casablanca Online successfully enables live broadcasts of Copa America with SES and Newtec Dialog
Satellite Evolution Group; September 10, 2019
 
Newtec Dialog transforms Telemedia’s outside broadcast capabilities
Capacity Media, Natalie Bannerman; September 11, 2019
 
Newtec reinforces commitment to developing universal OTT services with DVB demo
Satellite Evolution Group; September 13, 2019
 
Speedcast Provides Cellular Backhaul in Colombia
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady: September 10, 2019
 
Australia’s Optus Satellite Uses Hughes Jupiter System
Via satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; September 11, 2019
 
ATS selects Hughes Jupiter System to launch satellite internet service
Telecompaper; September 9, 2019
 
Hughes India Launches Maritime Mobility Services
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; September 10, 2019 
 
Hughes: Early data shows $150-$200/month revenue from community Wi-Fi in South America, Africa, Russia
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; September 13, 2019
 
Where Hughes Network Systems sees growth in emerging community Wi-Fi markets | Q&A
Satellite Finance; September 12, 2019
 
Phasor and Airbus sign MOU to develop ESA for government airborne connectivity apps
BroadcastPro ME; September 12, 2019
 
Vicor architecture to power Phasor’s ESA for mobile satellite broadband
Business Jet Interiors, Marisa Garcia; September 11, 2019
 
Executive Roundtable: Flat Panel Antennas
Satellite Executive Briefing, Bernardo Schneiderman; September 3, 2019
 
Mission Microwave enables Intellian Ka-Band terminals for HTS and LEO satellite networks
SatNews Daily; September 12, 2019
 
New FlexGround Service Delivers High-Speed Broadband to Forces in Remote Areas
SpaceNews, Skot Butler, Pres. Intelsat; September 12, 2019
 
Intelsat Appoints Two New Members to Board of Directors
Argus Press; September 11, 2019
 
SpaceX, SES announce new Falcon 9 launch contracts for seven high-bandwidth satellites
Teslarsti, Jamie Groh; September 11, 2019
 
Thales Alenia Space announces the launch of Space Inspire
SatellitePro ME; September 12, 2019 
 
Thales Alenia Space hedges bet on serially built, reprogrammable small GEOs
SpaceNews, Caleb Henry; September 12, 2019
 
Iridium Certus™ Debut by Lars Thrane with a New Maritime SATCOM System
Satnews Daily; September 12, 2019
 
Misuga Ship Management migrates Dutch fleet to Marlink
ShipInsight, Malcolm Latarche; September 9, 2019
 
   
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OTHER MOBILITY NEWS - market intelligence!

Vertical Markets & Supply Chain
 
AERONAUTICAL
 
Airlines Get Connected via Satellite and Talk an AI Future
Via Satellite, Mark Holmes; September 9, 2019 
 
GoGo Surpasses 1500 Commercial Aircraft With IFC
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; September 11, 2019
 
Gogo and APSATCOM partner to bring high-speed Wi-Fi to Chinese airlines
Intelligent Aerospace; September 9, 2019
 
Wavestream first to market with an in-flight connectivity transceiver supporting multi-orbit constellations
Satellite Evolution Group; September 9, 2019
 
NetForecast Announces Inflight Connectivity Experience Monitoring Solution for Airlines and Suppliers
PRWeb; September 9, 2019
 
Ethiopian Airlines adds wifi to A350s
Business Traveler, Jenni Reid; September 11, 2019
 
Aero antenna intrigue grows as Gilat builds presence in BizAv
Runway Girl Network, Mary Kirby; September 7, 2019
 
 
AGRIBUSINESS
 
Hyper-accurate satellite systems for agriculture
North Queensland Register, Mike Foley; September 7, 2019
 
 
IOT/M2M
 
Kepler reviews plan for constellation architecture
SpaceNews, Debra Werner; September 13, 2019
 
Neeco Delivers to Europe ... Signs with TATA Communications for IoT Services
Satnews Daily; September 8, 2019
 
Astrocast CEO Participating in IoT Constellations Panel @ World Satellite Business Week + Company Reaping Funding
Satnews Daily; September 11, 2019
 
Connected building IoT on the rise as investments surge
Satellite Finance; September 9, 2019
 
Hiber and Actility's Collaboration Enable LoRaWAN Access to the Inaccessible
Satnews Daily; September 9, 2019
 
Telit IoT Modules Certified by 3 Largest US Mobile Network Operators
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; September 6, 2019
 
Satellite IoT: A Game Changer for the Industry?
Satellite Executive Briefing, Hub Urlings; September 3, 2019
 
MultiTech Introduces First CBRS Industrial IoT Devices for OnGo Networks
PR Newswire; September 12, 2019
 
LAND
 
CarConnect: ZTE and Deutsche Telekom make cars smarter and safer
Satellite Evolution Group: September 9, 2019
 
Survey: Connected car buyers expect high-tech
Advanced Television; September 11, 2019
 
Voyage Snags $31 Million As It Targets A Self-Driving Niche: Retirement Communities
Forbes, Alan Ohnsman; September 12, 2019
 
University of Michigan's self-driving car lab now runs on Verizon 5G
It hints at the future of connected cars -- if 5G's hiccups are addressed
Engadget, Jon Fingas; September 11, 2019
 
MARITIME
 
Spire unveils weather product for maritime customers
SpaceNews, Debra Werner; September 11, 2019
 
Syntelix chooses Hispasat to bring its USAIL® maritime connectivity solution to America
Satellite Evolution Group; September 10, 2019
 
Startup spend will balloon to US$111Bn in 2030
Marine Digitalization & Communications, Martyn Wingrove; September 11, 2019
 
YachtAid Delivers Relief to the Bahamas
Maritime Logistics Professional, Michelle Howard; September 12, 2019
 
Greenland enhances safety at sea with Frequentis GMDSS
The Digital Ship; September 12, 2019
 
Cyient and QinetiQ Sign MoU to Offer Avionics Products for Unmanned Target Systems in India
PR Newswire; September 12, 2019
 
Study: Ship Tech a $278B Market by 2030
MarineLink, Michelle Howard; September 10, 2019
 
Navios tests IoT across 150-ship fleet
Marine Digitalization & Communications, Martyn Wingrove; September 6, 2019
 
ClassNK establishes cross-sectional cybersecurity team
The Digital Ship; September  12, 2019
 
SATELLITES
 
Satellite’s Top Guns Discuss 5G, IoT, Eutelsat’s CBA Exit
Via Satellite, Mark Holmes; September 11, 2019 
 
Saturn Satellite Networks Inc. Acquire's Californian NovaWurks Inc
Talk Satellite; September 9, 2019 
 
BridgeComm Signs Cooperative Agreement With Saturn Satellite Networks
Talk Satellite; September 10, 2019
 
Open Cosmos announces development of ‘MANTIS’ Earth Observation satellite
Geospatial World; September 12, 2019 
 
ANTENNA MANUFACTURERS
 
MDA Selected to Design, Manufacture Advanced Navigation Antennas for Airbus Defence and Space
Business Wire; September 11, 2019 
 
Global Sports TV leader taps Walton De-Ice to protect satellite broadcast facilities
Satellite Evolution Group; September 9, 2019
 
CIT to help bring Ball Aerospace antenna technology to commercial aviation
Intelligent Aerospace; September 11, 2019
 
C-COM Integrates Flyaway Antenna System with NSLCom's LEO Smallsat
SatNews Daily; September 12, 2019
 
USAF further backs FIU's 'origami antenna' research
Intelligent Aerospace; September 11, 2019 
 
GOVERNMENT
 
RBC Signals Announces Second SBIR Phase I Award by U.S. Air Force
Talk Satellite; September 10, 2019
 
New Partners... Geoforce and Miranda Solutions Group Bring Tracking Tech to Government Clients
SatNews Daily; September 12, 2019
 
Royal Navy taps Autonomous Vehicles
MarineLink, Michelle Howard; September 11, 2019
 
Airbus and Telespazio join forces on military satellite services on Syracuse IV satellites
Intelligent Aerospace; September 10, 2019 
 

 


Adjacent Industry & Other
  
BROADBAND
Busy Skies: Weighing the Downside of Launching Huge Numbers of Satellites for Broadband
CircleID, Doug Dawson; September 11, 2019
 
SpaceX asks to modify its broadband satellite orbits
Advanced Television; September 9, 2019
 
mu Space signs first customer Zeta IOS among 7 partners for upcoming high throughput satellite
Talk Satellite; September 9, 2019
 
Bill would hold broadband providers accountable for data inaccuracy
Augusta Free Press; September 8, 2019 
 
Activ8me helps Flying Doctors connect new outback Primary Health Clinics
NorthWest Star; September 10, 2019
 
Airtel launches JioFiber rival as India’s broadband battle hots up
RapidTV News, Rebecca Hawkes; September 11, 2019
 
Kacific1 satellite to stream broadband to New Zealanders, but too late for the rugby
Capacity Media, Alan Burkitt-Gray; September 9, 2019
 
Boingo's airport partners top-ranking in Wi-Fi
Financial News (UK), Gulli Arnason; September 6, 2019
 
5G
 
5G vs. 4G Cellular Technology: What Businesses Need to Know
BizTech Magazine, Jennifer Zaino; September 6, 2019
 
Forecast: 5G, emerging markets to boost smartphone recovery
Advanced Television; September 10, 2019
   
Regional Operators Debate a 5G Future
Via Satellite, Mark Holmes; September 10, 2019 
 
 
PRIVATE NETWORKS
 
Nokia & Telefónica to deploy private LTE network at Las Bambas copper mine in Peru
International Mining, Paul Moore; September 13, 2019 
 
New iPhones support CBRS Band 48
FierceWireless, Monica Alleven; September 11, 2019
 
It's Time to Get Excited About 3.5GHz CBRS
Light Reading, Mike Dano; September 12, 2019
 
National Lab Study Shows How Private LTE Can Enhance Wind, Solar Resiliency
North American Windpower, Betsy Lillian; September 12, 20190
 
Federated Wireless Raises $51 Million To Expand Advanced Shared Spectrum
Pulse2.0, Dan Anderson; September 8, 2019
 
Private LTE Market is expected to reach 3540 million USD by the end of 2024
Insta Newsletters; September 13, 2019
 
Non-public 5G networks will be a critical building block of your enterprise network strategy
ZDNet, Forrester Research; September 9, 2019
 
OTHER
 
How Can Your Business Benefit From Geospatial Data?
BOSS Magazine, Megan Ray Nichols; September 10, 2019 
 
Satellite industry shifts away from export credit financing
SpaceNews, Jeff Foust; September 9, 2019 
 
Asian satellite operators seeking diversification, say raw bandwidth sales not enough
SpaceNews, Caleb Henry; September 10, 2019 
 
Enhancing space to earth communications
SciTech Europa;  September 10, 2019
 
Septentrio's GNSS/INS Receiver for UAVs, Lighter, Longer Battery Life and Continuous Positioning
Satnews Daily; September 12, 2019
 
 
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