15 April 2020
Satellite Connectivity Can End

Satellite Connectivity Can End the Digital Drought

The digital economy has become a major driver of total economic growth. The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) estimated the combined value of […]
8 April 2020
FCC Debuts $200M Telehealth Program

FCC Debuts $200M Telehealth Program 

The FCC has proposed a $200 million program to support health care providers’ use of telehealth services during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Commission announced March 30. Congress appropriated […]
2 April 2020
Post-Pandemic, the Need for Connectivity

Post-Pandemic, the Need for Connectivity Will be Greater Than Ever

For those in the In-Flight Connectivity (IFC) value chain, one of the first priorities related to dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic is how to deal with […]
26 March 2020
Boeing will refly its Starliner

Boeing will refly its Starliner spacecraft for NASA

Boeing has agreed to repeat the test flight of its Starliner space capsule, a decision that sets its crewed space ambitions back by months and makes […]
18 March 2020
T-Mobile and Sprint Complete Merger

T-Mobile and Sprint Complete Merger, Promise 5G Gains

T-Mobile Completes Merger with Sprint to Create the New T-Mobile, led by Mike Sievert. T-Mobile completed its merger with Sprint Corporation, the wireless company announced Wednesday. The new […]
11 March 2020
The Dish on Ergen’s 5G Masterstroke

The Dish on Ergen’s 5G Masterstroke

It’s fair to say that most of the wireless industry guessed wrong on Charlie Ergen’s plans for 5G. That group includes your humble narrator. We had […]
4 March 2020
Rakuten and Vodafone Invest

Rakuten and Vodafone Invest in Space Mobile, a LEO Cell Service

Rakuten CEO Mickey Mikitani and AST & Science CEO Abel Avellan meet in Midland, Texas. Rakuten and Vodafone Invest Rakuten and Vodafone are the lead investors in a just-announced […]
26 February 2020
Rocket Lab Acquires

Rocket Lab Acquires Satellite Hardware Company

Integration of NRO Birds of a Feather mission on Rocket Lab’s Electron space vehicle. Photo: Rocket Lab Acquires Rocket Lab has reached an agreement to acquire […]
12 February 2020
Mother Nature Will Not be Denied

Mother Nature Will Not be Denied: The Future of Space Flight

Climate change is a hot topic, and many are concerned about how it is affecting the world we live in. But how is it influencing the […]