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August 9th, 2012
 
Arianespace... Panels Put Thru Their Paces (Launch)
[SatNews] India’s GSAT-10 telecommunications satellite—which is one of two passengers for Arianespace’s upcoming Ariane 5 mission in September—has been...
Russia... Fueling The Failure's Investigation (Launch)
[SatNews] Russia's Kommersant Daily is reporting that the failed satellite launch last Monday...
MSG-3 Spins Out The Weather Report ...First Images
[SatNews] It scans Earth’s surface and atmosphere every 15 minutes in 12 different wavelengths, to track cloud development.
TE Connectivity... The Color ID (Tech)
[SatNews] TE Connectivity (TE) has introduced an extension to its line of...
Gilat Satellite Networks... Getting More Of An Edge (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ: GILT) has announced that Argentina's...
Harris... Handhelds For Ground Based Missions (Comms)
[SatNews] Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has received a $6.5 million order from the...
Boeing... UAV Range Repeater (Comms)
[SatNews] Boeing [NYSE: BA] has delivered production units of a smaller, lighter version of its...
Rome Research Corp... A GIG Gig (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Rome Research Corporation (RRC), a subsidiary of PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE:PAR), has announced that the U.S. Navy awarded...
Maxwell Technology... The SkyMaxe Is The Limit—For S.A. Farmers (SATCOM)
[SatNews] South Africa's farming and rural communities have lacked affordable, available connectivity to the Internet.
Sierra Nevada Corp + ORBCOMM... Beating Vibration + Thermal Assaults (Satellite)
[SatNews] Sierra Nevada Corporation’s Space Systems has successfully completed random vibration and thermal vacuum testing of...
NASA Teases As We Wait For Info About Record-Breaking Galaxy Cluster 
[SatNews] Short on info, but long on potential...
Space Data Association + NASA... Driven By The Details (Business)
[SatNews] The Space Data Association (SDA), established by commercial satellite operators to improve the safety and efficiency of space operations, has announced...
Northrop Grumman... Joining The HPA... (Business)
[SatNews] Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has become a member of the Hosted Payloads Alliance (HPA), joining the...
Astrotech... Moving On Up... (Business)
[SatNews] Astrotech Corporation (Nasdaq:ASTC) has appointed Carlisle "Kirk" Kirkpatrick as Chief Financial Officer ("CFO") of the Company.