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December 2016 Edition
2016 YEAR IN REVIEW
 
InfoBeam I
 
InfoBeam Part I, Information & News by the Editors
News and Products of Note for SATCOM
 
InfoBeam Part II, Information & News by the Editors
News and Products of Note for SATCOM
Features
 
The Forrester Report: Are Happy Days Here Again?, By Chris Forrester, Senior Contributor
The past year has been tough for the satellite industry’s ‘Big Three’ satellite operators; now, however, the future confidences at Intelsat, SES and Eutelsat are more encouraging. 
 
An Amazing 50 Year Feat By Esrange Space Center, By Lennart Poromaa, President, Science Services and Site Manager, Esrange Space Center
An amazing track record—50 years have passed since the first sounding rocket was launched from Esrange Space Center.
 
How Satellites Build The Global Broadband Economy, This article was produced for Satnews’ SatMagazine by the Society of Satellite Professionals International (SSPI)
People in developing nations pay, on average, a full month’s wages for broadband—compare that with just 1.5 percent of monthly income in developing countries. That is one reason that only 40 percent of the world’s people are online.
 
Automation Enhances Satellite Fleet Operations A Telesat Perspective, By Steve Reid, Satellite Engineering Manager
Telesat is a leading owner and global operator of geostationary communication satellites, providing reliable and secure satellite-delivered communications solutions worldwide to broadcast, telecom, corporate and government customers. 
 
SATCOM SatHealth™ Solutions , By Mahdi N. Mehrabi, Chief Technology Officer, NorthTelecom Group

Africa and the MENA region have been noted as areas with a huge population that are underserved by any means of communication—a great deal of effort is ongoing to bring comms access to those in remote areas.
— YEAR IN REVIEW 2016 —
 
Year in Review 2016: Part I, Advantech Wireless • Agilis • Airbus Defence and Space • AvL Technologies
Advantech Wireless • Agilis • Airbus Defence and Space • AvL Technologies
 
Year in Review 2016: Part II, Bridge Technologies • Comtech EF Data • Communications & Power Industries (CPI) • Crystal
Bridge Technologies • Comtech EF Data • Communications & Power Industries (CPI) • Crystal

 
 
Year in Review 2016: Part III, Es’hailSat • ETL Systems • Globecast • Hiltron Communications
Es’hailSat • ETL Systems • Globecast • Hiltron Communications
 
Year in Review 2016: Part IV, iDirect • Imagine Communications • Intellian • IRG (Satellite Interference Reduction Group)
iDirect • Imagine Communications • Intellian • IRG (Satellite Interference Reduction Group)

 
 
Year in Review 2016: Part V, Kratos Defense and Security Solutions • Kymeta Corporation • L-3 Narda-MITEQ • MVS USA
Kratos Defense and Security Solutions • Kymeta Corporation • L-3 Narda-MITEQ • MVS USA
 
Year in Review 2016: Part VI, ND SatCom • Newtec • NOORSAT • Norsat International Inc.
ND SatCom • Newtec • NOORSAT • Norsat International Inc.

 
 
Year in Review 2016: Part VII, Paradigm • Phasor • SES Techcom Services • Sinergise
Paradigm • Phasor • SES Techom Services • Sinergise
 
Year in Review 2016: Part VIII, SSL (Space Systems Loral) • Swedish Space Corporation — SSC • TeamCast • Teledyne Paradise Datacom
SSL (Space Systems Loral) • Swedish Space Corporation — SSC • TeamCast • Teledyne Paradise Datacom

 
 
Year in Review 2016: Part IX, Telenor Satellite • Thuraya Telecommunications Company • Vector Space Systems • ViaLite Communications
Telenor Satellite • Thuraya Telecommunications Company • Vector Space Systems  • ViaLite Communications
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