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PEKASAT announced as SIG’s first Startup Member

PEKASAT announced as SIG’s first Startup Member

Ledbury, UK, 21st April 2020 – The Satcoms Innovation Group (SIG) has announced PEKASAT SE as its first startup member. PEKASAT specialises in spectrum management and frequency coordination of satellite networks.  SIG has introduced a startup membership tier following...

SIG Announces a Range of Online Content

SIG Announces a Range of Online Content

Herefordshire, 24th March 2020 – The Satcoms Innovation Group (SIG) has announced a range of online content to keep its members engaged during the coronovarius pandemic. The initiative includes a series of discussion-led webinars focusing on key industry topics,...

Satcoms Innovation Group Welcomes New Academic Members

Satcoms Innovation Group Welcomes New Academic Members

Ledbury, Herefordshire, 27th March 2020 - The Satcoms Innovation Group (SIG) has recently welcomed two new academic members to the forum. The University of Auckland, NZ and The South West Centre of Excellence in Satellite Applications, Cornwall, UK. The Satcoms...

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Interference… Have we fixed the problem?

Interference… Have we fixed the problem?

Satellite interference has been a massive challenge for the satellite industry for a number of years, however satellite operators now have a whole host of tools at their disposal to reduce, detect, and mitigate interference. How has the interference landscape changed?...

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Eutelsat selected by RCS Ghana for Direct to Home (DTH) broadcast

Eutelsat selected by RCS Ghana for Direct to Home (DTH) broadcast

Multi-year contract leveraging Eutelsat’s dynamic 7° East neighbourhood PARIS, France, April 27, 2020/ -- Eutelsat Communications (www.Eutelsat.com) (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) has secured a multi-year contract with RCS Ghana to provide capacity for the broadcast of...

US Space Force to Present Exclusive Briefing at MilSatCom USA 2020

US Space Force to Present Exclusive Briefing at MilSatCom USA 2020

US Space Force to Present Exclusive Briefing at MilSatCom USA 2020 SMi reports: Clare Grason, Chief, Commercial Satellite Communications Office, US Air Force Space Command, will be attending and speaking at the MilSatCom USA conference in Arlington this June. The...

Successful launch of EUTELSAT KONNECT

Successful launch of EUTELSAT KONNECT

Built by Thales Alenia Space, the EUTELSAT KONNECT communications satellite, features all-electric propulsion and operates in Ka-band PARIS, France, January 17, 2020/ -- The EUTELSAT KONNECT satellite was successfully launched into Geostationary Transfer Orbit by...