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August 31st, 2010
NASA... ICESat Is Iced (Satellite)
[SatNews] NASA’s Orbital Debris Program Office at Johnson Space Center, Houston, has reported that debris from the ICESat spacecraft fell to Earth in the Barents Sea on Monday, Aug. 30, at approximately 5:00 a.m. EDT.
NASA... Rocket Engine Rev'd Up (Constellation Program)
[SatNews] NASA and ATK Aerospace Systems successfully completed a two-minute, full-scale test of the largest and most powerful solid rocket motor designed for flight.
ITT + GeoEye... "Looking" Capabilities Continued (EO Satellite)
[SatNews] The building of the imaging system for a nexgen EO satellite continues at ITT.
Harris Hired To Further Its Falcons For The Aussies (Engineering Services)
[SatNews] Harris Corporation received a vote of confidence for the Australian Department of Defence Land 200 communications modernization program.
Paradise Datacom... @ IBC2010 With...
[SatNews] New amps... new modems... new solutions... all being demo'd at the upcoming major event in Amsterdam.
Haivision... Torpedo Time (Gateway)
[SatBroadcasting-Related] Haivision Network Video has announced the immediate availability of the Torpedo(tm) family of DVB-to-IP gateways.
Pactel International... Connecting Kiribati (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Pactel International has just partnered with TSKL, a local telecommunications carrier in the Republic of Kiribati, to supply its residents with internet links via RICS (Rural Internet Connectivity System).
Here's Looking @ Earth... Three, Three, Three in One (NASA—Imagery)
[SatNews] Powerful Hurricane Earl, growing Tropical Storm Fiona and fading Danielle were all captured in this visible image from the GOES-13 satellite.
Lockheed Martin... SRR Success, Next Up — PDR (EO Satellite)
[SatNews] The Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] team developing GeoEye's nexgen, high-resolution commercial Earth-imaging satellite system known as GeoEye-2, has successfully completed on-schedule a System Requirements Review (SRR), an important program milestone that precedes the Preliminary Design Review.
Newtec Takes An Orange To New Places For France Telecom
[SatNews] Improvements are underway for Orange, the key brand of France Telecom.
NASA... CRuSR Flights (Demos)
[SatNews] Awards totaling nearly one-half million dollars have been awarded by NASA to a company in California and a company in Texas.
Moving On Up...@ exactEarth
[SatNews] exactEarth Ltd. today announced that it has hired Albert Antoine as Regional Sales Director for Asia and the Pacific Rim.
ISPCS... Funding Frets? (Event)
[SatNews] Raising capital to support a commercial space business strategy is a challenge for nearly all entrepreneurs.
IBC2010... Meet + Greet (Event)
[SatNews] IBC, which opens on September 9th, is poised to reinforce its position as one of the world’s leading meeting place for those involved in the electronic media industry.
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