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July 1st, 2010
Orbital Sciences + NASA... Double Launch
[SatNews] Orbital Sciences Corporation (NYSE: ORB) has received two separate orders from NASA to launch scientific satellites on its industry-leading small rockets, Pegasus(r) XL and Taurus(r) XL.
[SatNews] Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) is the recipient of a $23.5 million order from the U.S. Department of Defense for JTRS-approved Falcon III(r) AN/PRC-152(C) multiband handheld radio systems and accessories.
Thrane & Thrane... Streaming Solutions (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Thrane & Thrane new streaming developments for its cutting-edge AVIATOR 350 and AVIATOR 700 SwiftBroadband solutions.
OnAir + British Airways... Inflight Portal Of The Mobile Kind (SATCOM)
[SatNews] British Airways and OnAir announced the launch of Club Mobile services — the first inflight mobile portal — for use by the airline's passengers travelling on their exclusive London City to New York-JFK route.
Raytheon... SMART-T Moves (MILSATCOM)
[SatNews] The U.S. Army is requesting the Raytheon Co. Network Centric Systems segment in Marlborough, Mass., to provide AN/TSC-154A advanced extremely high frequency (EHF) Secure Mobile Anti-jam Reliable Tactical Terminals (SMART-T) under terms of a $92.5 million contract.
ESA... CryoSat-2's Icy Investigations Prove Fruitful
[SatNews] Participants at the Living Planet Symposium have been hearing about ESA's most recently launched mission, CryoSat-2.
NASA's Discovery Delay = Domino Effect
NASA is targeting approximately 4:33 p.m. EDT on November 1 for the launch of space shuttle Discovery's STS-133 mission and 4:19 p.m. EST on February 26, 2011, for the liftoff of shuttle Endeavour's
ISPCS... Cruise To Las Cruces (Event)
[SatNews] The sixth annual International Symposium for Personal and Commercial Spaceflight (ISPCS 2010) is now accepting Early Bird registrations and is offering a $50 discount for attendees who register prior to October 2nd.
Bluebell... Conversion Challenges Championed (SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] The BlueBox Quad 3G-SDI is a 4 channel multiplexer/demultiplexer system that makes 3G-SDI to fibre conversion over standard fibre optic cable possible.