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December 19th, 2011
 
SSTL... Plasma Populations Analysis In The Offing (Satellite)
[SatNews] Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL) has completed another milestone in....
Lockheed Martin... MUOS Movement (Satellite)
[SatNews] Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] delivered the U.S. Navy’s first Mobile User Objective System (MUOS)....
U.S.A.F - L.A.F.B... Fairing Fitting (Satellite)
[SatNews] The launch of the U.S. Air Force’s fourth Wideband Global SATCOM spacecraft....
China + Nigeria... Xichang Send Off (Launch)
[SatNews] China successfully sent a Nigerian communication satellite into orbit...
Arianespace...Soyuz Six Off Another Six Ready To Make A Dozen (Launch)
[SatNews] The area has barely had a chance to cool off after the most recent Soyuz launch of six satellites, and now...
Thales Alenia Space... Pleased With Pleiades (Satellite)
[SatNews] Pleiades 1A, the first new-generation observation satellite operated by French space agency CNES, has been successfully orbited....
LightSquared + Quantum Networks... Building Partnerships (SATCOM)
[SatNews] LightSquared™ and Quantum Networks have signed....
GMV Follows Tracks In Space Of Galileo IOV Satellite
[SatNews] First the launch and now feedback indicating...
Russia + India... More Than A Hint Of Cooperation (SatNav)
[SatNews] Russia and India intend to cooperate in the production....
Here's Looking @ Earth... Sizzling Stratovolcano (Imagery)
[SatNews] Kizimen, an isolated stratovolcano on Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula, spewed ash nearly 10 kilometers (32,800 feet) into the air in mid-December 2011.
European Space Agency (ESA)... Ramping Up For Reentry (Spacecraft)
[SatNews] The launch of ESA’s IXV Intermediate eXperimental Vehicle on Europe’s new Vega rocket is now....
Spacebel Offers A Soft Touch For Pleiades Constellation
[SatNews] Many contribute to the success of a launch, and another Company is
Eutelsat + FRANSAT... FTA Has Firm Anchor (SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] On November 29th, 2011, analog switch-off in France was completed.
Astrium... A FOGgy First Flight (Satellite)
[SatNews] Astrium has been selected to supply its high-precision Fiber Optic Gyro Unit (FOG)....
GVF Maritime Satcom Forum Connecting O'er The Waves
[SatNews] Collaborative efforts are a great way to share information...
PacStar®... Fielding Hundreds (Comms)
[SatNews] PacStar has been awarded a contract totaling $12.2 million....
Astrium + Vizada... Acquiring Minds Wish To Know...
[SatNews] Astrium has completed the acquisition of Vizada after receiving the necessary regulatory approvals.
YahLive... Kicking It Into Europe (SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] YahLive, the UAE based satellite operator, has announced that it is to start broadcasting....
NewSat... Raising Capacity Of The Financial Kind (Satellite)
[SatNews] NewSat Limited (ASX: NWT), Australia’s satellite company, is pleased to announce a partially underwritten non-renounceable rights issue / placement....
Moog + Bradford Engineering... Acquiring Minds Wish To Know...
[SatNews] Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) has acquired Bradford Engineering B.V.
Scandinavian Airlines + Panasonic... Winging It, Wirelessly (Comms)
[SatNews] Scandinavian Airlines was one of the first airline companies in the world to offer its customers wireless Internet....