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MarketBrief Report on the Latin American Satellite Market  sponsored by RSCC

A summary of the key trends and opportunities in the market for satellite services in the growing Latin American satellite market.

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The July-August 2015  issue of  the  Satellite Executive Briefing magazine  sponsored by ABS is now available.  Featuring:

Update on the Latin American Satellite Market by Bernardo Schneiderman

The Future of the Maritime Satellite Communication Market by Tom Klompmaker and Hub Urlings

Part 2 of an Executive Roundtable on the Inflight Broadband Market featuring Steven Corda, VP-Business Strategy, SES; Stephen Angus, Senior Director of Global Policy Inmarsat Aviation, and James Collett, Head of Mobility and Energy Services, Intelsat.

The Satellite Industry's Youngest Future Leader by Lou Zacharilla

LATSAT 2015 Highlight Opportunities, Increased Competition in the Latin American Market by Virgil Labrador

plus Mergers and AcquisitionsMarket Briefs, Executive Moves and Product and Services MarketPlace Guide to SET EXPO 2015  and Satellite Markets and Research 25TM Stock Index  and many more.  Click here to read or download the file

Market Trends

Paris, France,  August 25, 2015 - According to Euroconsult's newly released report, Satellites to be Built & Launched by 2024, 140 satellites with launch mass over 50 kg will be launched on average >each year over the next decade for governments and commercial companies. In comparison with last year's forecast, the number of satellites is due to grow more than the market value over the decade. 

Cambridge, MA August 24, 2015 – NSR’s, Satellite-Based Earth Observation (EO), 7th Edition  report, released today, forecasts that data, value-added services and Information Products markets from Earth Observation (EO) will reach US$ 4.5 billion by 2024, from US$ 2.3 billion in 2014.  A thriving Information Products segment will drive the EO market as the industry transitions to an era of very-high resolution imagery and increased adoption of ‘big data’ analytics products in the face of decreasing data prices for medium and high resolution imagery. The market saw a sizable increase of US$ 200 million in 2014 due to an economic recovery leading to greater expenditure by governments, and a thriving Information Products segment.

Executive Moves and Views

Tucker, GA, Aug. 4, 2015—WORK Microwave, a manufacturer of advanced satellite communications, today announced that it has opened a new office in Tucker, Georgia to broaden the company's market reach across the Americas. Waylon Sun has been appointed as vice president, business development and sales, at this location. 

Hong Kong, August 3, 2015– Satellite operator Asia Satellite Telecommunications Co. Ltd. (AsiaSat) has formed a Sales Solutions team has that will provide focused and solutions-driven support to the company's sales and business development activities.  Led by Alan Wong, Manager, Sales Solutions, this team will have an increased focus of identifying and implementing the best solution for each customer's requirements.

Products and Services

Profiles of products and services showcased at SET EXPO 2015 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. To view the profiles click here. You will need Adobe Acrobat reader to view the profiles.



Fuchsstadt, Germany, August 24,  2015-- Newtec, a specialist in designing, developing and manufacturing equipment and technologies for satellite communications, today announced that, together with Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), it has achieved a world first for the amount of throughput in a single transponder.


Washington, DC, August 10, 2015-- The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) announced today that Steve Mosko, Sony Pictures Television president, will participate in the opening keynote conversation at NAB’s Content and Communications World (CCW) on Wednesday, November 11. CCW will be held November 11-12 in New York City.

Geneva, Switzerland, August 3, 2015–The World Radiocommunication Conference, the international treaty-making Conference, will review the international regulatory framework for radiocommunications – the Radio Regulations – and revise them as needed to take into account the rapid evolution of information and communication technologies (ICT), ensuring that reliable radio services are available  everywhere, enabling people to live and travel safely and enjoy high performance radiocommunications.