Spacecraft

Jul 7, 2010 - 6:44 AM
Iridium Communications of McLean, Va., last month placed a multibillion-dollar order with Thales Alenia Space of France for 81 communications satellites ne
May 7, 2010 - 7:41 AM
Satcom Direct has received FAA certification for its newly developed Inmarsat Satellite Communications Training Course to count toward requirements for Ins
Mar 31, 2010 - 4:58 AM
TrueNorth Avionics has gained the initial supplemental type certificate (STC) for its Simphone Global Broadband System, billed as a compact and low-cost hi
Feb 27, 2009 - 8:53 AM
Iridium said it has begun taking steps to replace a lost communication satellite with one of eight in-orbit spares.
Feb 27, 2009 - 8:45 AM
Pilots who have grown accustomed to flying with up-to-the- minute weather graphics and information broadcast to the cockpit through the XM or Sirius satell
Jan 29, 2009 - 9:46 AM
Inmarsat last month began repositioning its I-4 satellite constellation in an effort aimed at providing full global SwiftBroadband coverage and improving n
Oct 31, 2008 - 11:40 AM
Satcom system maker TrueNorth Avionics last month introduced a two-channel airborne telephone system for the cabin called Simphone Prelude that is designed
Oct 2, 2008 - 8:06 AM
Iridium has agreed to combine with an affiliate of New York investment bank Greenhill & Co.