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December 06, 2016
Japan to Launch First Military Communications Satellite on January 24
Tokyo (Sputnik) Nov 29, 2016
The Japanese Ministry of Defense plans to launch the Kirameki-2 satellite that will be one of three military satellites, which will replace the civil analogues that are currently used for communication between Japan's military units.TOKYO (Sputnik) - The Japanese Ministry of Defense plans to launch its first satellite into orbit on January 24, 2017, to improve military communications infrastructure amid North Korea nuclear and military threats, media reported on Friday, citing a military source. A ... read more

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Ultra Electronics, GigaSat becomes channel partner for Milspace comms in Indonesia
Airbus Defence and Space has signed GigaSat to its channel partner programme for Skynet services. GigaSat will be offering Skynet services as part of their mobile and fly-away communications portfol ... more
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Unfurlable mesh reflectors deploy on 5th MUOS satellite
Two Harris supplied unfurlable mesh antenna reflectors were deployed October 30 on orbit onboard the U.S. Navy's fifth Mobile User Objective System (MUOS-5) satellite. MUOS-5, an advanced, new secur ... more
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NATO contracts for satellite services
GovSat, an affiliate of European satellite operator SES, is to support the operational phase of the NATO Alliance Ground Surveillance program. ... more
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Airbus DS awarded contract for Maritime Network Evolution with the UK MoD
Airbus Defence and Space has been awarded the Maritime Network Evolution contract with the UK Ministry of Defence. The contract value amounts to Pounds 36 million, and will cover the communications ... more
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US Navy Satellite Begins Pre-Operational Testing After Rocky Ride Into Orbit
A secure communications satellite built for the US Navy has begun operational testing after reaching the proper orbit more than two months after being lifted into outer space, the manufacturer Lockh ... more
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MUOS-5 Secure Communications Satellite Reaches Orbit, Begins Pre-Operational Testing
The fifth Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite built by Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) for the U.S. Navy has reached orbit, successfully deployed its solar arrays and antennas, and is beginning ... more
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SES enhances connectivity for governments and institutions
SES S.A. provides breakthrough connectivity solutions to governments and institutions. These organisations rely on connectivity for their increasingly data hungry applications, a need that SES is su ... more
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Comtech supplies troposcatter systems to Swedish military
Comtech Telecommunications Corp. reports a company subsidiary is building deployable troposcatter systems for the Swedish military. ... more
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U.S. Navy MUOS-5 satellite reaches orbit
The Navy's fifth Mobile User Objective System satellite, MUOS-5, reached operational orbit on Oct. 22, the sea service announced this week. ... more
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Lockheed Martin gets $92 million military satellite contract modification
Lockheed Martin Space Systems has received a $92 million U.S. Navy contract modification for work on the Mobile User Objective System, or MUOS. ... more
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Russia develops new satellite communication system for military use
Russia has started the development and engineering of a unified satellite communication system for military use; when completed the system will give the country's Ground Forces considerable superior ... more
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Arizona aerospace company wins $19M Navy satellite contract
Qwaltec has won a five-year, $19 million contract with the U.S. Navy for Satellite Operations and Maintenance Services (SOMS) contract, which is located at the Navy Satellite Operations Center (NAVS ... more
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Canada defence dept selects Newtec for first DVB-S2X Airborne Modem
Newtec - a specialist in designing, developing and manufacturing equipment and technologies for satellite communications - has been selected by General Dynamics Mission Systems-Canada to provide its ... more
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TeleCommunications Systems continues USMC satellite services
A Comtech Telecommunications subsidiary is to continue providing managed satellite services to the U.S. Marine Corps. ... more
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SES unveils new tactical surveillance and communications solution
SES S.A. has introduced a fully integrated portable surveillance and communications solution designed to provide enhanced situational awareness for border security, special event monitoring and disa ... more
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The Pentagon's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has kicked off three-year contest for the creation of an Artificial Intelligence radio tech that would de-clutter the radio spectrum, ... more
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Russia develops protected alternative to satellite communication
Russian engineers have invented a long-range protected communication technology which can duplicate satellite communications, matching them in both speed and distance. Russia's United Instrume ... more
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Two ViaSat network encryptors now NSA-certified
Two ViaSat network encryptors recently received U.S. National Security Agency certification, the company announced Wednesday. ... more
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GenDyn to improve U.S. Navy digital modular radio
General Dynamics has received a U.S. Navy contract modification to improve high-frequency communications for the service's AN/USC-61(C) digital modular radios, the company announced Thursday. ... more
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L-3 Communications gets $216 million U.S. Army aircraft contract modification
L-3 Communications Corp. has been awarded a $216 million U.S. Army contract modification for contractor aircraft logistics support.  ... more
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