Neosat: meeting the needs of satellite operators19 June 2015
Neosat: meeting the needs of satellite operators19 June 2015 ESA’s Neosat programme is on schedule and the first two next-generation telecom platforms are being built for launch by 2019.
UPDATE: Europe’s SpaceDataHighway talks services - roundtable now online17 June 2015 The European Data Relay System (EDRS) is the most sophisticated broadband laser communication network ever to be deployed in space.
Getting the best from next-generation satcoms16 June 2015
Getting the best from next-generation satcoms16 June 2015 New technologies to help fully exploit the capabilities of the next generation of high-throughput telecom satellites will be developed under a public–private partnership between ESA and global satellite operator Intelsat.
Satellites make a load of difference to bridge safety15 May 2015 When extreme weather comes our way, realtime information from space can help us to decide if closing a bridge is the right thing to do.
Space aids Ebola patients29 April 2015
Space aids Ebola patients29 April 2015 New antiviral drugs to treat Ebola patients in West Africa have been tested with the help of a transportable diagnostics laboratory developed with ESA’s support.
Telecom powerhouse provides safety-of-life broadband communications27 March 2015 Inmarsat’s Broadband Global Area Network services were transferred on 24 March to Alphasat, the record-breaking telecom satellite developed in a partnership between the UK satcom operator and ESA. These include a host of broadband safety-of-life servi...