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July 5th, 2010
Arianespace... Double Delivery (Satellite Launch Preparations)
SatNews — The two payloads for Arianespace’s next Ariane 5 mission are now at the Spaceport following their dual delivery to French Guiana last week.
Space + Naval Warfare Systems Command... MUOS Milestone Met (Tactical Satellite)
SatNews — The Mobile User Objective System (MUOS), directed by the Communications Satellite Program Office (PMW 146), recently completed a significant test milestone for the program’s first satellite.
ISRO... Flight For Fivesome (Launch)
SatNews — After a two-month delay, India's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C15) is ready for a launch on July 12th from the spaceport at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.
Verimatrix... Happy Hybrid (SatBroadcasting™—DVB PayTV)
SatNews — Verimatrix and I-Systems, a respected systems integrator located in Santiago de Chile, announced Gtd Manquehue as the latest service operator to deploy an integrated platform to secure broadcast and video-on-demand (VOD) channels on its DVB-C/IPTV based hybrid network.
Obama To NASA: Foremost Mission — Improve Relations With Muslim World
SatNews — NASA Administrator Charles Bolden said in a recent interview that his "foremost" mission as the head of America's space exploration agency is to improve relations with the Muslim world.
EMS Global Tracking... Cycling Tracking (Terminal)
SatNews — Participant Sports, the official provider of the Tour de France iPhone application, and EMS Global Tracking, a division of EMS Technologies today anounced that fans will be able to follow the progress of this year’s 97th Tour de France online with near real•time tracking updates and animated replay videos.
Clyde Space... STEM Push
SatNews — Clyde Space is supporting work placements into Science and Engineering companies in order to give young people the a broader understanding of the opportunities that a career in a STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) based subject can provide.
Global VSAT Forum Dedicated To Disasters
SatNews — Global VSAT Forum have partnered with the Aid and International Development Forum (AIDF), the global event for humanitarian aid, disaster relief and development effectiveness, which takes place at the Walter E. Washington Center in Washington D.C. on July 22-23.
ND SatCom Talks Technology In Germany
SatNews — Technology days at Germany will take place on 20th – 21st of July at ND SatCom HQ in Friedrichshafen.
NASA... Fluctuated Flights
SatNews —NASA is targeting approximately 4:33 p.m. EDT on November 1st for the launch of space shuttle Discovery's STS-133 mission and 4:19