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COMSAT Inks Deal with ABS to Enhance C- and Ku-Band U.S. Connectivity Solutions on ABS-3A

COMSAT Inc. has ratified an agreement with ABS to enhance and strengthen the COMSAT global network. The addition of the ABS-3A satellite to the COMSAT Southbury, Conn. teleport services bolsters its reach throughout the Americas, Europe, North Africa and the Middle East to provide more resilient and robust connectivity solutions through its terrestrial fiber pathways. 

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ETL Systems Extends Falcon Frequency Converter Range

ETL Systems has announced the addition of new frequency converter modules and extension of conversion frequencies covered by its Falcon range. The introduction of modules covering K, C, X, L and IF-Band conversions has expanded upon ETL’s existing Ka- and Ku-Band conversion offering.

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Elbit Systems Awarded $103 Million to Supply Airborne Electronic Warfare Suites to Asian Country

Elbit Systems Ltd. announced that it was awarded a contract valued at approximately $103 million to supply comprehensive Electronic Warfare (EW) suites for an Air Force of an Asian country. Under the contract, Elbit Systems will fit the customer’s helicopters with complete EW suites, including countermeasure systems. The EW suites will provide the helicopters with advanced protection to achieve the customer’s operational requirements.

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Thales Alenia Space to Develop in Spain the TDRS Transmitter for VEGA Launchers

Thales Alenia Space announced the signature of a contract with AVIO S.p.A., industrial prime contractor of VEGA launch vehicle, in the frame of LEAP1 program of the European Space Agency (ESA), concerning the initial phases of design, development and qualification of a tracking and data relay satellite (TDRS) transmitter, targeting an improvement of VEGA telemetry system both in terms of cost and performance.

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