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American Red Cross Disaster Services partners up with ViaSat

The American Red Cross Disaster Services is using Exede Enterprise satellite services from ViaSat Inc. to provide satellite connectivity during disaster response.

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Wed, 14/11/2012 - 11:05

50 years of satellite communications

10th July 1962 marked the birth of satellite communications.

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Wed, 11/07/2012 - 15:11

Digicom Global launches new emergency management communications solutions

Digicom Global,Inc. has revamped it's website to support first responders. 2012 will be a tough year for Emergency management professionals.

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Mon, 05/03/2012 - 10:57

New Satellite Technology a Possible ‘Game Changer’ for Communications

As the interoperability discussion continues, so does the frustration of many who have worked on this issue for decades but haven’t seen their goals realized.

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Tue, 17/01/2012 - 16:10
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Uganda plans early warning ICT system

Telecoms regulator, the Uganda Communications Commission in collaboration with the International Telecommunications Union are jointly developing an early warning system that will provide

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Mon, 12/09/2011 - 11:17

Review article on using Satellite Communication for Disaster Management will be published soon

The Satellite Communication team of UN-SPIDER under the leadership of Yusuf Hascicek has completed a review article on “The Use of Satellite Communications for Disaster Management and Emergency Response”, which has been submitted to the International Journal of Emergency Management for publication.

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Fri, 02/09/2011 - 12:23

UN-SPIDER Newsletter May 2011

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Tue, 24/05/2011

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Satellite communication, a failsafe option for disaster management and emergency response

It is widely acknowledged that during natural disasters, satellite technology plays a crucial role in re-establishing communication links, for both disaster victims and those involved in emergency

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Thu, 05/05/2011 - 11:03
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United Kingdom: Satellite Applications: E-Health

Satellites are playing an increasing role in the support of health and welfare on Earth.

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Wed, 09/03/2011 - 14:27

New UN satellite standards to boost communications in emergencies

 New radiocommunication standards for satellite services that could be used to save greater lives in the wake of natural disasters have been approved, the United Nations International Telecomm

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Thu, 11/03/2010 - 09:47
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