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August 6th, 2012
 
India... The Record Could Show 29 By The Close Of This Year (Launch)
[SatNews] India will launch three satellites in September and two more...
Space Systems/Loral... Giving Credit Where Credit Is Due—Intelsat 20 (Launch)
[SatNews] Space Systems/Loral (SS/L) (NASDAQ: LORL) is delighted with the launch of the...
UPDATE! NASA + Aeroject + ATK + CSA... Giving Credit Where Credit Is Due—Curiosity (Spacecraft)
[SatNews] Last night's (Sunday, August 5, 2012) landing of the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL), named Curiosity, was successful...
Sea Launch Preps To Launch Intelsat 21...An Odyssey At Sea (Launch)
[SatNews] This rocket and satellite get to go on an ocean cruise before they are launched into the stratosphere...
Russia... Two NOT Off + Away (Launch)
[SatNews] On Monday, Russia launched two telecommunications satellites via a...
UC Berkeley... A Trip To The CINEMA... (Satellite)
[SatNews] After three years of work by students and scientists from UC Berkeley and several higher education institutions around the world, a...
Sierra Nevada Corporation... An Award For Chasing The Dream (Spacecraft)
[SatNews] Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) has announced that their Dream Chaser? Space System has been...
Elbit Systems... Mixing It Up (UAV | UAS)
[SatNews] Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT ("Elbit Systems") has been awarded a contract valued at many tens of millions of dollars to supply...
Wildlife Acoustics... Bioacoustics, Remotely Garnered (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Wildlife Acoustics has introduced a new system to allow remote access to...
United Kingdom + Russia... Putting Satellites In Their Place...
[SatNews] Being reported by RIA Novosti is the fact that Russia and Britain are discussing...
Here's Looking @ Earth... The Attack Of The Aerosols (Imagery)
[SatNews] NASA and university scientists have made the first measurement-based estimate of the tiny airborne particles—aerosols—that arrive by air in North America each year.
Eutelsat + MultiChoice Africa... Seeking SATisfaction (Competition + STEM)
[SatNews] How can satellite technology help expand Africa’s horizons into the future?
Siemens CMT... Let Me See Your ID... (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Siemens Communications, Media and Technology has released the first Carrier ID Detection System by...
MTN's Newest Group Enables Transmission Anywhere...Even Submerged Submarines! (SatBroadcasting™)  
[SatNews] This Company's group enables transmissions on land, sea and air, including down deep in the sea...
SES + Eurovision... Upped To 54MHz (SatBroadcasting™)
[SatNews] SES (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) announced a multi-year capacity deal with Eurovision ...
Here's Looking @ Earth... On Highway 5 In Syria (Imagery—DigitalGlobe)
[SatNews] These satellite images feature elements of a Syrian armored company staged along Highway 5 in the Hamadaniya neighborhood.
Vizada Steps Up With TSF When Others Flee
[SatNews] located in the Sahel zone of Burkina Faso, which is currently a very dangerous area due to the regional conflicts and food shortages.
Thuraya And Geolink Make The News For The News Agencies
[SatNews] "“I am thrilled about the swift new speed we have achieved..."
Kratos Financially Speaking 2012 Results + A Divesture
[SatNews] Financials are available, and notice of a divesture...
DigitalGlobe Sees Everything But The Olympic Gold Medals (EO)
[SatNews] Satellite Earth observation photos can be inspiring, frightening and enlightening, and altogether amazing such as...
ITT Exelis... Financially Speaking... (Business)
[SatNews] ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has reported 2012 second-quarter revenue of $1.4 billion, a 7 percent...
Silent Falcon UAS Technologies... Silence Is Golden (UAV | UAS)
[SatNews] Silent Falcon™ UAS Technologies has unveiled the highly anticipated Silent Falcon™ solar electric...
GeoEye... Financially Speaking... (Business)
[SatNews] GeoEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEOY) has announced results for its fiscal second quarter ended June 30, 2012.
Acquiring Minds Want To Know About... SkyVision + Afinis
[SatNews] "...the acquisition supports the Company's goal of firmly establishing the company as one of largest satellite operators in emerging markets offering true Pan-African coverage and presence."
Eutelsat... Financially Speaking... (Business)
[SatNews] The Board of Directors’ of Eutelsat Communications (ISIN: FR0010221234 Euronext Paris: ETL), met today and reviewed its financial results for the year ended June 30, 2012.