Viasat and Inmarsat expect to realise $1.5bn in synergies from their merger.
At the end of 2020, Inmarsat had 1.2m satellite IoT subscribers, whereas Iridium and Globalstar had 1.1m and 0.4m subscribers respectively.
Totum’s satellite communicated with a terrestrial endpoint located in a San Diego office building, demonstrating a miniature omnidirectional antenna.
Through their partnership, Spire and SpaceChain aim to maximise data security and increase the resiliency of computing operations.
Once the deal closes, SEAKR will become part of the Raytheon Intelligence & Space segment.
In-Space Missions will build Titania, a smallsat to test space-to-ground optical communications.
Built by Thales Alenia Space, SES-15 will deliver high-speed connectivity services across aviation, maritime, enterprise and government segments.