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Harris provides navigation signals for GPS III

17 April, 2019

Lockheed Martin and Harris Corporation have signed a $243 million contract that will see Harris provide fully digital navigation signals for Lockheed satellites.


Harris creates 100th unfurlable satellite mesh reflector

16 April, 2019

Harris Corporation has announced that it has just produced its 100th unfurlable satellite mesh reflector.


Iridium Certus broadband launches

22 January, 2019

Iridium Communications has successfully completed the commercial launch of its Iridium Certus broadband services.


CSIRO supports European Space Agency

04 January, 2019

CSIRO will maintain and provide operational support for the European Space Agency (ESA) in WA.


Kapooka satellite ground station under construction

02 October, 2018

Construction has begun on the Defence Satellite Ground Station at Kapooka.


SA Govt selects Cobham VSAT antennas

24 May, 2018 by Jonathan Nally

Remote government workers are benefiting from improved voice and data communications thanks to new satellite comms equipment.


Ellenbrook comms tower moved for rail line

27 April, 2018

A telecommunications tower has been moved to make space for a future METRONET station precinct at Ellenbrook.


SBAS trial launched for Australasian region

13 November, 2017

A national trial of world-first satellite positioning technology has been launched by the Australian Government.


Antarctic research boosted with Speedcast services

31 October, 2017

Speedcast has been awarded a contract to supply mission-critical remote communication services for Australia's Antarctic research stations.


Sophisticated CSIRO satellite boosts Australian space capability

26 September, 2017

One of the most sophisticated satellites in the world has been secured by the CSIRO.


NASA comsat network completed

21 August, 2017

NASA's TDRS space communications network has been completed with the launch of the sixth Boeing-built satellite.


New dishes for Defence

11 July, 2017 by Jonathan Nally

Construction of a new $233 million satellite ground station for the Department of Defence will commence this later year.


Mobile towers improve rural Australian phone reception

22 March, 2017

The federal government is providing 765 mobile towers to improve mobile phone coverage for rural and remote Australia.


nbn network switch necessary as ISS shuts down

27 February, 2017

The Interim Satellite Service (ISS) will be shutting down on 28 February, meaning that homes and businesses on this service need to switch to an alternative nbn network.


Militaries receive improved broadband via Boeing

09 December, 2016

Boeing has upgraded the digital payload for its eighth wideband global SATCOM (WGS) satellite, providing almost double the bandwidth for military users.


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