Mobile Satellite Users Association June 19,  2017
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In-Flight Connectivity: From a Luxury to a Staple
Via Satellite, Kendall Russell; June 15, 2017 
Panasonic Avionics: “jury’s still out” on profitability of in-flight connectivity
SpaceNews, Caleb Henry; June 15, 2017 
Lockheed Selects ViaSat Inc. to Provide System For Navy Program
San Diego Business Journal, Brad Graves; June 14, 2017
Active Shipping Equips Vessels with Sealink VSAT
June 14, 2017 – Via Satellite, Kendall Russell 
Iridium's NEXT Test of 10 Pass With Flying Colors Now SpaceX and NEXT 10 Ready to Go Soon
Satnews Daily; June 15, 2017
Iridium thinking ahead to life after Coface loan, when M&A is possible
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; June 14, 2017 
AST becomes ITC Global reseller
Maritime Satellite Communications; June 8, 2017 
Inmarsat Expands Installation Support to Meet Fleet Xpress Demand
Via Satellite, Kendall Russell; June 16, 2017
Inmarsat, Cobham Evaluate Flight Deck Connectivity with United Airlines
Via Satellite, Kendall Russell; June 14, 2017 
Inmarsat launches solution to boost cyber security
Marine Electronics & Communications Magazine, Rebecca Moore; June 9, 2017 
Speedcast to equip more ships with Inmarsat Ka-band services
Telecompaper; June 13, 2017
Higher data rates coming for offshore support vessels
Offshore Support Journal, Martyn Wingrove; June 16, 2017
Phasor Targets Flat Ku Antenna in Late 2018
MRO Network, Henry Canaday; June 12, 2017
Qualcomm files STA to conduct satellite antenna tests at 12.2-12.7 GHz
FierceWireless, Monica Alleven; June 12, 2017 
Orbcomm Expands Telematic Services with Inthinc Acquisition
Via Satellite, Kendall Russell; June 12, 2017 
Orbcomm likely on prowl for more deals following inthinc buy
Satellite Finance, Craig Barner; June 13, 2017 
Thales Forges Ahead in Digital Technologies
NewswireToday; June 14, 2017
SES Goes to the Heights with Comtech EF Data's Network Platform
Satnews Daily; June 16, 2017
New John Deere S700 combine harvesters due this year
The Weekly Times, Justin Law; June 13, 2017 
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Intellian’s V65 Antenna Packs a Punch
MarineLink, June 16, 2017
Maritime Antennas Market Credited With Improving Crew Morale All Across the World
IT Business Net; June15, 2017 
Bourbon and NYK plan for connected ships
Marine Electronics & Communications Magazine, Martyn Wingrove; June 12, 2017 
Telesat sees possible LEO partnership in Canada’s new defense posture
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; June 13, 2017
MDA expands support of near real-time satellite data applications
Canada News Wire; June 15, 2017  
Airbus says future aircraft might support multiple IFC satellite antennas at once
SpaceNews, Caleb Henry — June 15, 2017 

Everything It Will Take to Get Faster Wi-Fi on Planes
The Atlantic, Alexis C. Madrigal; June 16, 2017
Eutelsat accuses Inmarsat of distorting competition
June 14, 2017 Broadband TV News, Robert Briel 
Better Data Science Key to Unlocking New Applications in Aerospace
Via Satellite, Kendall Russell; June 13, 2017
Free In-Flight Connectivity Remains a Long-Term Goal for Airlines
Via Satellite, Kendall Russell; June 9, 2017 
Blue Sky Network Upgrades Cloud-Based SkyRouter 3
Via Satellite, Kendall Russell; June 12, 2017
Inflight Connectivity Success is Charted by NSR
Satnews Daily; June 12, 2017 
Rock Seven Releases New Dual-Mode Tracker for Light Aircraft
Via Satellite, Kendall Russell; June 13, 2017 
Want to live-stream 10,000 feet in the air? Honeywell’s inflight tech will let you
Digital Trends, Christian de Looper; June 13, 2017
Verizon’s Straight Path acquisition target snarled in fight over 28, 39 GHz bands
FierceWireless, Monica Alleven; June 15, 2017 
A Short History of Wireless Spectrum, the Most Complicated Puzzle You’ve Ever Seen
Computer Magazine; June 12, 2017 
British Hacker Pleads Guilty to Hacking US Military Satellite Phone And Messaging System
Motherboard; Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai; June 15 2017

Orbcomm Expands Telematic Services with Inthinc Acquisition
June 12, 2017 – Via Satellite, Kendall Russell 
CETel to Expand Satcom Services in Africa with Onlime Acquisition
June 14, 2017- Via Satellite, Kendall Russell 
The Future of Farming is Connectivity
Stackyard; June 12, 2017

More rural broadband options coming through fiber, satellites
Alaska Journal of Commerce, Naomi Klouda; June 14, 2017
New generation mobile satellite will power advanced services across Europe
June 14, 2017 - Financial News (UK), Gulli Arnason 
Ligado Is Ready To Launch A New Mobile Network. Will The FCC Let Them?
June 12, 2017 – Forbes, Larry Downes 
Facebook Talks Plans to Connect the Other 4 Billion
Via Satellite, Woodrow Bellamy III; June 12, 2017 
Etisalat launches new high-speed VSAT service; June 12, 2017
Wireless must get spectrum sharing right with 3.5 GHz
FierceWireless, Colin Gibbs; June 14, 2017
LEOsat constellations, Lachlan Colquhoun; June 15, 2017 
Nordnet adds mobile service to satellite broadband package
Telecompaper; June 15, 2017 
What It Means If Boeing, Apple Build A New Internet In Space
Investor’s Business Daily, Gillian Rich; June 15, 2017 
M2M Satellite Communication Market Research, Key Players, Industry Overview, Supply and Consumption Demand Analysis to 2022
Green Mountain Outlook, Mangesh Kanase - June 14, 2017
IoT Brings Inmarsat to a World Beyond Satellite
TechZone 360º, Doug Mohney; June 14, 2017




The symposium will explore innovations and changes that are expected to cause major disruption to the established satellite marketplace.  

Date:  October 2 - 3, 2017
Location: Computer History Museum in Silicon Valley. 
MSUA will host a panel titled, Mobile Satellite Connectivity.
Registration:  15% registration discount is offered to MSUA members.  

For more information click here.  


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