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Mobile Satellite Users Association September 3,  2019
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MEMBER NEWS


Forget the smartphone and get yourself a satellite phone that will work anywhere on the planet
ZDNet, Adrian Kingsley-Hughes; August 24, 2019
 
Panasonic to provide automated facial recognition gates for airports in Japan
Planet Biometrics; August 30, 2019
  
Viasat Completes Important NATO Upgrade
Via Satellite,  Mark Holmes; August 28, 2019 
 
Beam Makes Joint Venture to Develop Unique Satellite Messaging & Sos Device
Talk Satellite; August 26, 2019
 
Hughes SATCOM Services Selected by Axesat For Columbian Enterprise Customers
Satnews Daily; August 27, 2019 
 
Speedcast replacing its CFO and much of its board, including chairman, after H1 2019 under-performance
Space Intel Report, Peter B. de Selding; August 27, 2019
 
Speedcast advocates hybrid approach
BroadcastPro Middle East; August 25, 2019 
 
NSR's Satellite Constellations: A Critical Analysis, 2nd Edition, Published
Satnews Daily, Dallas Kasaboski, NSR; August 26, 2019 
 
Radio astronomers worried about OneWeb interference
SpaceNews, Caleb Henry; August 23, 2019 
 
EM Solutions Gains Thales Contract for Satellite Radio Systems
Satnews Daily; August 27, 2019 
 
Thales to Safeguard Thai Citizens’ Identity with Innovative E-Passports
WEBWIRE; August 27, 2019
 
Höegh selects Marlink-managed IT services
The Digital Ship; August 28, 2019
 
Texas Freight selects ORBCOMM’s in-cab solution for fleet-wide management and compliance
Satellite Evolution Group; August 27, 2019
 
Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions to Support Astranis' Alaskan Broadband Mission
Satnews Daily; August 27, 2019
 
Intelsat and Africa Mobile Networks Reach Milestone, Continue Aggressive Path to Connect Rural Communities in sub-Saharan Africa
Business Wire; August 29, 2019
 
Inmarsat to triple satellites servicing GX network
The Triton; August 29, 2019 
 
 

 
UPCOMING EVENTS


Satellite Innovation presents real time market data and technical knowledge from the world’s preeminent experts. Learn in sessions, network with market dominant innovators, and decide what changes to implement in your organization to optimize your position in the rapidly changing Satellite industry.

DATE:  October 8-10, 2019

LOCATION:  Silicon Valley, Computer History Museum

REGISTER:  Mobility News readers are eligible for a 20% conference discount by using code MSUA20 when registering.     

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SMi Group are proud to announce the 21st annual Global MilSatCom conference and exhibition will return to London on the 5th, 6th and 7th November alongside a Small Satellites and Disruptive Technology focus day on the 4th November. 

Register by 30th September to save £100!
 
To register or for more information visit: http://www.globalmilsatcom.com/MSUA  
 
 





 

 OTHER MOBILITY NEWS - market intelligence!

Vertical Markets & Supply Chain
 
AERONAUTICAL
 
How has the 737 MAX grounding affected the inflight connectivity industry?
Get Connected, Joanna Bailey; August 28, 2019
 
IFC in Mainland China: Will Reality Live Up to the Hype?
SpaceNews, Daniel Welch & William Calvert; August 25, 2019 
 
Gogo Closes Revolving Credit Facility
Satnews Daily; August 29, 2019
 
El Al streams in flight gaming tournament with Viasat
Get Connected, Joanna Bailey; August 27, 2019
 
 
AGRIBUSINESS
 
Agriculture could add $11B to Canada's economy by 2030, but must close labour and tech gap first: report
Calgary Herald, Amanda Stephenson; August 27, 2019
 
Stanbic Launches Mobile App To Assist Farmers
Eye Witness News (Zambia); August 27, 2019
 
 
IOT/M2M
 
Glasgow IoT start-up targets multi-billion-pound satellite tech market
The Scotsman, Hannah Burley; August 26, 2019 
 
Rajant introduces the mid-tier ES1 breadcrumb ideal for IIoT applications and light-duty vehicles
Satellite Evolution Group; August 28, 2019
 
From M2M to IoT, From Satellites to City Streets, Bob Mazer Blazes Digital Trails
IoT Evolution,  Arti Loftus; August 29, 2019
 
 
LAND
 
Digital Advertisers Look to Connected Cars to Push Industry Forward
StreetFight Magazine, Stephanie Miles; August 28, 2019 
 
Enhanced Comms Service to be Supplied by RigNet to Borr Drilling
Satnews Daily; August 28, 2019
 
Eagle Eye Networks extends mobile and body camera support in Eagle Eye Cloud VMS
Satellite Evolution Group; August 29, 2019
 
 
MARITIME

GomSpace Delivers for Maritime Surveillance Customer
Via Satellite, Mark Holmes; August 30, 2019 

Transforming Today’s Transportation Terminal for Tomorrow’s Technology
Maritime Logistics Professional, Matthias Jablonowski; August 29, 2019
 
Naval Dome: Electronics OEMs Should Boost Cyber Protections
Maritime Executive; August 29, 2019
 
France and India to develop space-based continuous ship tracking
The Digital Ship; August 29, 2019
 
Kleos Targets Maritime Traffic With Forthcoming Satellite Clusters
Forbes.com, Elizabeth Howell; August 30, 2019 
 
 
SATELLITES
 
Kacific taps ABS’ ground infrastructure for its Gateway Services to the Philippines and the greater Pacific region.
Satellite Evolution Group; August 27, 2019
 
The Satellite Phone You Already Own: From Orbit, Ubiquitilink Will Look Like A Cell Tower
Hackaday, Dan Maloney; August 26, 2019
 
Arianespace will launch Ovzon-3 satellite
Space Daily; August 28, 2019 
 
The new space race isn't about Mars or the moon, but cheap satellite constellations
ZDNet, Greg Nichols; August 30, 2019 
 
 
ANTENNA MANUFACTURERS
 
Debut: Link Microtek's New Microwave Feed Assembly for Ku-Band SATCOM Antenna Systems
Satnews Daily; August 25, 2019

Antenova celebrates 20 years of innovation in embedded antennas and mobile devices
Satellite Evolution Group; August 30, 2019


GOVERNMENT
 
Get SAT and U.K.’s GRC Get Together for a Strategic Cooperation Relationship
Satnews Daily; August 26, 2019
 
Are helicopters the new cellphone towers?
C4ISRnet, Nathan Strout; August 29, 2019
 




Adjacent Industry & Other
  
BROADBAND

Tom Choi Signs Curvalux Test Partner in SE Asia
Via Satellite, Mark Holmes; August 30, 2019 

Astranis reserves a ride with SpaceX for satellite that’ll boost broadband in Alaska
GeekWire, Alan Boyle; August 26, 2019 
 
India’s Villages Will Soon Be linked With Wi-Fi through GramNet
Krishi Jagran.com, Chander Moha; August 27, 2019
 
Philippines: Capturing the Broadband Satellite Opportunity
The Asia Foundation, Leo Carlo Liay; August 28, 2019 
 
 
5G

They’re off: The 5G race begins
San Francisco Chronicle,  Richard Adler; September 1, 2019
 
Ericsson to invest in 5G manufacturing in Poland
Reuters; August 29, 2019
 
FCC to Free 300MHz of C-Band for 5G in November, Analysts Say
Light Reading, MikeDano; August 27, 2019
 
This Is How 5G May Save Your Life
Forbes,  Jon Markman; August 29, 2019
 
This new photonic chip may power 5G
DownToEarth, Dinesh C Sharma; August 28, 2019
 
 
PRIVATE NETWORKS
 
Deutsche Telekom, Ericsson Team for Public/Private Networks for Campus Coverage
Light Reading; August 27, 2019
 
U.S. Cellular Joins Verizon, AT&T in Eyeing 3.5 GHz CBRS Operations
Light Reading, Mike Dano; August 26, 2019
 
OTHER
 
Breaking Down the Top Communications Trends and Challenges
Electronic Design, William G. Wong; August 30, 2019
 
Finding Success in the “Everything” Vertical
Via Satellite, Jeffrey Hill; August 25, 2019 
 
Telefonica Germany starts to operate 600 new LTE mobile stations
Telecompaper; August 27, 2019
 
 
 
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