Interview with Dimitar Dimitrov
Head of Communications Directorate, Ministry of Transport, Information Technologies and Communications, Bulgaria
Connectivity demand booms as leisure vessels become safer places to work and rest, reports IEC Telecom
Demand for faster and cheaper connectivity at sea is set to increase as sailing is recognised as a safer place to work, travel and holiday during the Covid-19 pandemic says satcom specialist IEC Telecom, which is experiencing an increase in enquiries from vessel operators in the maritime leisure sector.
IEC Telecom & Thuraya empower critical humanitarian operations with high bandwidth via a portable Rapid Deployment Kit
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 19 August 2020 – Global satellite communications specialist IEC Telecom, along with mobile-satellite service provider Thuraya, introduced its Rapid Deployment Kit (RDK), designed to provide Humanitarian Response Teams with reliable connectivity during COVID-19 and support emergency and disaster relief efforts even in the most remote areas.
New Express-80 and Express-103 communications and broadcasting satellites in target orbit now
On July 31, 2020, two spacecrafts, Express-80 and Express-103, ordered by the Russian Satellite Communications Company (RSCC), were launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome. The new satellites were put into the target geo-transfer orbit and later will be placed in the geostationary orbit at 80° and 96.5° E.
Intersputnik Invites Tentative Bids for Tender Under the Business Development Program
To make arrangements for the annual tender under the Program for the Development of Business in the Field of Space Communications in the Member Countries of the Organization (’the Program’) we are inviting interested companies to submit tentative bids for 2020.
First webinar for national space agencies and telecommunications regulators, satellite operators, and manufacturers of ground satellite telecommunications equipment from Latin America
July 21, 2020 – Intersputnik, Isatel LLC, the Russian National Committee for the Assistance to the Economic Cooperation with Latin American Countries, and XSAT sponsored the first webinar for national space agencies and telecommunications regulators, satellite operators, and manufacturers of ground satellite telecommunications equipment from Latin America.