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Mobile Satellite Users Association January 28,  2019
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MEMBER NEWS
 
 
Wyler claims breakthrough in low-cost antenna for OneWeb, other satellite systems
SpaceNews, Caleb Henry; January 25, 2019 
 
Airbus in internal talks to bring OneWeb IFC to cabins and cockpits
Runway Girl Network, Mary Kirby; January 18, 2019

C-band valuation estimates surging as 5G auction interest intensifies
Satellite Finance, Craig Barner; January 23, 2019 
 
Thales Alenia Space and Maxar Consortium Achieve Major Milestone in Design Phase of Telesat’s LEO Satellite Constellation
PRNewswire; January 24, 2019
 
Thales to Build, Test High Frequency Distribution Amplifier for Navy
ExecutivBiz; January 25, 2019
 
Speedcast deploys VSAT network in the US
SatellitePro Middle East; January 24, 2019 
 
Speedcast to Offer Iridium Certus
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; January 22, 2019 
 
Speedcast and PuntoNet Connect Galapagos Islands
PR Newswire Europe via COMTEX; January 22, 2019
 
OneWeb’s wireless for the world ready to lift off
Financial Times, Tim Bradshaw; January 22, 2019
 
Network Innovations Formally Launches Iridium Certus To Global Customers
SatNews Daily ; January 21, 2019
 
Op-ed | Responsible satellite operations in the era of large constellations
SpaceNews,  Timothy Maclay, Walt Everetts and Doug Engelhardt; January 23, 2019 –
 
Globalstar Launches Spot X Across Europe and North Africa
Via Satellite; January 23, 2019
 
Viasat Community Wi-Fi Reaches 1 Million People in Mexico
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; January 23, 2019 
 
iKO Media Group and Blue Ant Media Expand Partnership to Distribute Content to LATAM Over Intelsat 11
PRNewswire; January 23, 2019
 
Iridium uses Openet policy control to optimise global broadband customer network experience
Vanilla Plus, Anasia D'mello; January 23, 2019 
 
Resolute Mining Connects Syama Operations to the Cloud with SES Networks
Satnews Daily; January 24t, 2019
 
SSPI Mid-atlantic Chapter Teams with SES Government Solutions and Simbacom to Develop the next Generation of Space and Satellite Leaders
PRWeb; January 23, 2019    
 
AST Group Relocates to Phoenix, Arizona, and Doubles Their Space
Satnews Daily; January 23, 2019
 
Inmarsat certifies DocuNet EFB app for SwiftBroadband-Safety
Get Connected; January 24, 2019
 
STCS Launches First iDirect DVB-S2X Network in Middle East
PRWeb; January 21, 2019
 
 
 
 
 
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PLAN NOW...The 2019 Satellite Mobility Innovation Award categories include:
 
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Top Connected Platform Solution

Top Infrastructure Solution

Top Public Safety Solution

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MARKET INTELLIGENCE

Vertical Markets & Supply Chain
  
AERONAUTICAL
 
The State of Play: Will Gaming Content Bring In-Flight Entertainment to the Next Level?
Apex.aero, Valerie Silva; January 22, 2019 
 
Gogo Reaches 1,300 Commercial Aircraft with IFC
Via Satellite, Annamarie Nyirady; January 24, 2019
 
Aireon’s New Global Aircraft Surveillance Service a Game Changer
SpaceQ, Marc Boucher; January 24, 2019
 
La Orana to Air Tahiti Nui’s new Dreamliners (and new look)
Runway Girl Network, Juliana Shallcross; January 24, 2019
 
Jet Lag Antidote: Can AI Help Relieve Passenger and Crew Fatigue?
APEX Experience magazine, Paul Sillers; January 24, 2019
 
 
AGRIBUSINESS
 
Australian farmers are battling to make IoT work
iTNews, Ry Crozier; January 24, 2019
 
 
IOT/M2M
 
Hybrid Connectivity: Leveraging Wireless and Satellite Technology to Meet IoT Demand
IoT Evolution,  Ken Briodagh; January 23, 2019 
 
Swarm raises $25 million for smallsat constellation
SpaceNews, Caleb Henry; January 24, 2019 
 
Wireless IoT transforming industrial automation
Telecomasia.net, Fiona Chau; January 24, 2019
 
Exploring wireless IoT applications within industrial automation
Telecoms Tech News, David H. Deans; January 22, 2019
 
 
LAND
 
Global Oilfield Communications Market is Booming Worldwide with Key Players: Siemens, Speedcast, ABB, Commscope, Inmarsat, Tait Communications
OpenPR; January 24, 2019
 
 
MARITIME
 
Connectivity in the Fjords enhances passenger experiences
Marine Electronics & Communications, Martyn Wingrove; January 25, 2019
 
Under 30 Satellite Companies Spire and ICEYE Team Up To Fight Crime On the High Seas
Satnews Daily; January 22, 2019
 
NSSLGlobal’s Iridium Certus service goes live
Satellite Evolution Group; January 23, 2019
 
Sonar and power upgrades eyed for unmanned underwater vehicles (UUVs)
Military and Aerospace Electronics, John Keller; January 24, 2019
 
USCG Arctic Satellites aim to Add Margin of Safety
MarineLink, Maura Casey January 21, 2019
 
 
SATELLITES
How Satellites the Size of a Grilled Cheese Sandwich Could Change the World
Fortune, Aaron Pressman; January 24, 2019
 
Cooperation is Key to Thriving in LEO
Via Satellite, Adrienne Harebottle; January 23, 2019 
 
Fibre VS. Satellite: What Tech Comes Out Tops For SA’s Broadband Needs?
A common misconception is that satellite broadband is very expensive, this is true but only when looking at the rates of current mobile service providers.
TechFinancials (South Africa), Bernard Greyling; January 23, 2019 
 
DOCOMO PACIFIC and HAWAII PACIFIC TELEPORT partnership offers satellite access solutions to Pacific region
Talk Satellite; January 21, 2019
 
FCC Chairman Wants to Cultivate Innovation in Space
Via Satellite, Jeffrey Hill; January 23, 2019
 
For investor RRE Ventures, satellite communications may be the next New Space focus
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; January 24, 2019
 
How Kacific’s funding progress is highlighting growing Family Office appetite for connectivity | Q&A
Satellite Finance, Jason Rainbow; January 24, 2019 
 
 
ANTENNA MANUFACTURERS
 
Money, Not Antennas, Hinder LEO Success
Via Satellite, Tereza Pultarova; January 23, 2019
 
To rebuild satellite communications, Ubiquitilink starts at ground level
TechCrunch, Devin Coldewey; January 22, 2019 
 
The global automotive smart antenna market to 2026 - set to achieve a CAGR of 16.7%
Satellite Evolution Group; January 21, 2019
 
Viking Satcom opens a new warehouse in North Carolina
Satellite Evolution Group; January 21, 2019
 
DARPA prototype reflect array antenna offers high performance in small package
Intelligent Aerospace; January 24, 2019
                                            
 
 


Adjacent Industry & Other
 
BROADBAND
 
EU Commission: Satellite broadband can erase digital divide. 
Satellite operators: Then prove it
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; January 24, 2019 
 
Can nanosatellites help reach the unreachable?
DevEx, Lisa Cornish; January 22, 2019 
 
Tongan fibre-optic cable outage relieved by satellite
Scoop(NZ); January 21, 2019
 
Drones Vital To Superfast Broadband Rollout
The Heli Guy, James Willoughby; January 21, 2019 
 
NGMN & Wireless Broadband Alliance join forces to address RAN convergence opportunities
Satellite Evolution Group; January 22, 2019
 
Why Facebook, SpaceX and Dozens of Others Are Battling Over Internet Access From Space
Fortune, Aaron Pressman; January 25, 2019
 
C-COM Reports Quarterly Dividend
MarketWatch; January 24, 2019 
 
 
5G
 
FCC’s 28GHz mmWave 5G auction ends, raising millions but leaving questions
VentureBeat, Jeremy Horwitz; January 25, 2019
 
Gilat launches 5G-ready satellite backhaul solution
Satellite Evolution Group; January 24, 2019
 
AT&T Lays Out Its Strategy for 5G in Business
MarketWatch, Jan 21, 2019 3:09 p.m. ET
 
Spectrum Interference in the New World of Space and 5G
Via Satellite, Jennifer Manner; January 18, 2019    
Sky and Space Global shortlisted for the Best Mobile Innovation for Emerging Markets MWC Award
Satellite Evolution Group; January 24, 2019
 
Edge Computing Meets 5G: Rethinking the Intelligent Supply Chain
Manufacturing.net, John Frye; January 23, 2019
 
AT&T on what its 5G is really all about
TelecomTV, Ian Scales; January 22, 2019
 
 
PRIVATE NETWORKS
 
Komatsu operates AHS over dedicated private LTE network
Mining Magazine, Ailbhe Goodbody; January 21, 2019 
 
Geoverse and RF Connect Announce Partnership to Meet Increasing Demand for Globe Newswire; January 21, 2019 
 
Abside Networks Selects Sequans’ Cassiopeia Technology For New Customized Devices for LTE Private Networks
Business Wire; January 22, 2019 
 
Radisys Contributes OnGo™ Test Harness to the CBRS Alliance
Business Wire; January 23, 2019 
 
 
OTHER
 
Changing How We Build Satellites Could Do More Than Reduce Space Junk
Space.com, Meghan Bartels; January 24, 2019 
 
LEO Capacity Customers Discuss New Applications
Via Satellite, Mark Holmes; January 23, 2019 
 
UAE Boosting Collaboration With International Mobile Satellite Organisation
UrdoPoint.com; January 23, 2019
 

 
 
 

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