USTelematics Inks Sirius Deal

USTelematics, a company engaged in the development and commercialization of next-generation technologies for the wired car, said it reached an affiliation and revenue sharing agreement with Sirius Satellite Radio. The aim of the relationship revolves around USTelematics' Voyager, in which Sirius will supplement programming already available through the platform, said USTelematics CEO Howard Leventhal.

INTERNATIONAL - Globalstar said it has received regulatory approval for its purchase of an independent gateway operator in Brazil from Loral Space and Communications. The company said the acquisition will allow it to expand Simplex data coverage in South America and engage in future discussions with potential partners to provide ancillary terrestrial services.