The HISPASAT 4K International Short Film Festival Returns to Madrid for its third edition

Madrid, Spain, April 8, 2017--HISPASAT, the Spanish satellite telecommunications operator and leader in distribution of content in Spanish and Portuguese, has announced the call for entries for the third edition of its Hispasat 4K International Short Film Festival, one of the first contests in the world to exclusively feature short films shot and post-produced in 4K format.

Advantech Wireless Receives New Orders for its X-Band Line of SATCOM GaN Based Solid State Power Amplifiers and Block Up Converters

Montreal, Canada, April 4, 2017–Advantech Wireless, a global leader in satellite broadband communications announced today that it has received  follow up orders from Military Customers for its X-Band line of Gallium Nitride (GaN) technology based Solid State Power Amplifiers (SSPAs) and Block Up Converters (BUCs) designed for Tactical Mobile Military Applications.

LP Technologies Introduces Web-Based Spectrum Monitoring System at Satellite 2017

Washington, D.C., March 8, 2017-- At the Satellite 2017 show, LP Technologies Inc.(LPT), a leader in spectrum monitoring solutions, introduces revolutionary products that make Spectrum Monitoring Easier.


AVCOM Launches its EVO Series of RF Spectrum Analyzers

Washington, D.C., March 7, 2017--Following the Signal, Avcom announced the launch of  the EVO Series of high performance RF spectrum analyzers. The first in the series of model, EVO-RSA-6001, will be debuted at the Satellite Show 2017, Walter E. Washington Convention Center, March 7-9, 2017.

AvL Technologies Announces New Products at Satellite 2017

Washington, D.C., March 7, 2017--AvL Technologies announces a new product family and two additional new antennas. The company also has released a new web-based version of its AAQ Auto-Acquire Antenna Control System and a new computer-assisted pointing tool called SatCAP.These new products will be on display in AvL’s booth at SATELLITE 2017.

UHP Networks Releases New Software to Boost Data Throughput and Save Bandwidth in VSAT TDMA Systems

Montreal, Canada, March 3, 2017--UHP Networks Inc, a leading manufacturer of innovative VSAT equipment, announced today that it has released software 3.4 which dramatically increases data throughput, bandwidth efficiency and overall flexibility and availability of VSAT networks. The new feature set will save up to 20% of bandwidth in the return TDMA link and at the same time double the data throughput of that link. It will also provide great benefits in large complex networks by introducing high-density hubs, expanding multi-carrier mesh feature and adding revolutionary dual-star network architecture.

Products and Services MarketPlace Profiles Showcased at SATELLITE 2017 and CABSAT 2017

Profiles of products and services showcased at SATELLITE 2017 in Washington, D.C. and CABSAT 2017 in Dubai, UAE. To view the profiles click here. You will need Adobe Acrobat reader to view the profiles.


SMV Presents the First FreeView Satellite TV Platform

Jakarta, Indonesia, March 1, 2017--PT Sarana Media Vision (SMV) today announced the launch of its premiere nationwide Free-to-View DTH satellite television service called “SMV FreeSat TV” in Indonesia. The new platform is available across all of Indonesia via the ABS satellites covering Indonesia. SMV FreeSat TV will be free-to-view and will initially feature over 60 domestic and international channels with plans to expand to over 100 channels in the coming months.

With a diverse genre of programming including entertainment, kids, movies, music, religion, news, ethnic and educational content, this service will appeal to every member of the family.

Spanish Companies Develop Satellite Connection Terminal for AVE High-speed Trains

Madrid, Spain, February 16, 2017--HISPASAT, together with other Spanish companies, has developed a satellite-based mobile connection solution used for PlayRenfe, the new Wi-Fi connectivity, content and services platform on-board Renfe's AVE high-speed trains, awarded to Telefónica in November 2015. This solution, developed by Spanish companies, is the only one that has all of the certifications required by train manufacturers, operators and authorities.

Comtech Xicom Corp. Receives US$ 2.5 Million in Orders for Solid-State High-Power Amplifiers for Military Customers

Santa Clara, Calif. February 15, 2017-- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL) announced today that during its second quarter of fiscal 2017, its Santa Clara, California-based subsidiary, Comtech Xicom Technology Inc., which is part of Comtech's Commercial Solutions segment, has received US$ 2.5 million in orders to supply an array of solid-state high-power amplifiers to a military integrator. The orders included C-band, X-band and Ku-band SSPA products for use in highly mobile satellite communications (SATCOM) systems providing voice, data, video conferencing, internet and high resolution video connectivity for military forces deployed world-wide. Comtech Xicom's SSPA products feature robust designs ensuring highly efficient and reliable operation in challenging global environments.