TrustComm and Thuraya introduce Starlight, an Enhanced Mobile Satellite Service

Stafford, Virginia and Dubai, UAE ,November 4, 2013 – TrustComm Inc. and Thuraya Telecommunications Company today introduced Starlight, a new end-to-end U.S.-managed implementation of mobile satellite services (MSS) delivered via Thuraya satellites. 

AvL Technologies Introducing 1.2m Ku-Band Low-Stow Mobile VSAT at OilComm2013

Asheville, NC, Nov. 1, 2013 – AvL Technologies will launch a new 1.2M Ku-Band Low-Stow Mobile VSAT Vehicle-Mount Antenna at OilComm 2013.  The antenna features a new proprietary structural carbon fiber reflector, zero-backlash AvL Cable Drive, embedded auto-acquisition AvL AAQ controller, and level sensors for automatic vehicle tilt compensation and cross-pol alignment.


Thuraya SatSleeve wins Lloyd’s List Innovation Award

Dubai, UAE, October 30, 2013 – Thuraya Telecommunications Company, a leading Mobile Satellite Services (MSS) operator, has been named winner of the Innovation Award at the Lloyd’s List Middle East and Indian Subcontinent 2013 Awards.

Advantech Wireless Releases New Weather-Proof VSAT Terminal

Montreal, Canada, October 29, 2013 – Advantech Wireless Inc., a privately-held Canadian corporation and manufacturer of Satellite, RF Equipment and Microwave Systems is pleased to announce the release of its new S6920 Ruggedized SCPC/RCS VSAT Terminal.  


Thuraya Certifies RedPort Optimizer

Dubai, UAE, October 28, 2013 - Thuraya Telecommunications Company and RedPort Global, a leader in data and throughput optimization services, today announced the successful certification of the RedPort Optimizer satellite Wi-Fi router and the RedPort XGate satellite email and data service software.

Fashion One Expands Distribution on Asia Broadcast Satellite

Hong Kong, October 25, 2013 - Fashion One, the international television network for fashion, entertainment and lifestyle, has selected Asia Broadcast Satellite (ABS) to provide broadcast services. This exciting SD channel launched its demo broadcast services to Asia and Europe via the ABS-1 satellite C-band and Ku-band video platforms.

Hispasat, Astrium Launch Europe's First Configurable Ku-band Antenna

Madrid, Spain, October 22, 2013 — Hispasat, the Spanish satellite communications operator, and Astrium España (EADS CASA Espacio), have unveiled an innovative antenna that will enable the Hispasat AG1 satellite to change coverage in orbit to adapt more efficiently to customers' needs.

Newtec Adds Enhanced Capabilities To SniperHill's Network Serving NATO And US Troops In The Middle East

Sint-Niklaas, Belgium, October 15, 2013--Satellite communications specialist Newtec and US commercial Internet service provider SniperHill have deployed new satellite technology to provide increased throughput and service availability for Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) networks on US and NATO bases in Afghanistan.

Advantech Wireless Receives $3M Contract for its VSAT Product Line

Montreal, Canada, October 7, 2013 – Advantech Wireless Inc., a privately-held Canadian corporation and manufacturer of Satellite, RF Equipment and Microwave Systems announced today that it has received an additional contract in excess of $3 million for a major network expansion of a Regional Operator in Latin America.

Globecast Adds Exclusive New Japanese Television Content to MyGlobeTV Platform in the United States

New York City, NY, October 1, 2013 — Globecast announced that it has added Japanese content to its MyGlobeTV platform in the United States. Toei Japan Channel and Fishing Vision have chosen this platform for their launch in the United States market.