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November 27th, 2012
 
Astrium Twins Separated At Birth Soon To Be Reunited (Launch)
[SatNews] Europe’s second very-high-resolution satellite is ready for launch from French Guiana on 30 November to join its twin.
Sea Launch... Delivery Delay Delays (Launch)
[SatNews] The Sea Launch consortium has moved the date for the launch of its Zenit-3SL rocket carrying...
China... Yaogan XVI Is Now Yonder (Launch)
[SatNews] The Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center confirmed that China successfully launched the...
Hughes Network Systems... A Boon For Government Access (Comms)
[SatNews] Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES) has introduced new high-speed Internet service plans...
Russia... Major Merges Ahead...
[SatNews] A structural reform of Russia’s space industry will see its numerous enterprises united into...
General Dynamics... An Important IDIQ Gain (Comms)
[SatNews] General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) was recently awarded a contract under the U.S. Army's new...
ITT Exelis... An Important GTACS Gain (Comms)
[SatNews] ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has been selected as an awardee on the GTACS (Global Tactical Advanced Communication Systems and Services)...
SES... Helping To Cast The Political Die... (Satellite)
[SatNews] SES (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) announced that its 100 percent owned affiliate SES Broadband Services will provide...
Astrium Services... Make Mine X-Band (SATCOM)
[SatNews] Astrium has received an order to fit six UK Royal Navy mine countermeasure vessels with a military X-band...
ARINC Takes Their Task Orders Seriously Enabling Army Of Won A Win-Win
[SatNews] “...to enable the U.S. Army to move to a real-time, global, in-transit visibility capability...to support the Defense Department’s massive logistics requirements for deployed U.S. Forces and drawdowns..”
JSI + GeoEye’s High EyeQ™ Are All Eyes For Japan’s Ministry (EO)
[SatNews] “The Japanese government is the first major international government to benefit from this product’s managed services.”
exactEarth... An AIS Attitude (Satellite)
[SatNews] exactEarth Ltd. has successfully added its latest satellite...
South Korea... Set To Try Again (Launch)
[SatNews] South Korea’s KSLV-1 carrier rocket will be launched on Thursday, Russia's...
Europe Celebrates Half Way To Heaven (SatCom)
[SatNews] A goal almost achieved that will enrich multitudes is worth celebrating...almost...
iDirect + NewCom Use The Sun To Brighten Lives In A Dangerous World
[SatNews] With no electricity and using solar-powered computer equipment the satellite network provides interactive programs to 4,267 students located in one of the most remote and volatile regions of Colombia.
Intelsat... Moving On Up... (Business)
[SatNews] Intelsat has promoted Jean-Luc Froeliger to vice president of...
SatCom Africa... Speaking Roles... (Event)
[SatNews] SatCom Africa is the largest satellite exhibition and conference focusing specifically on the...
Secure World Foundation (SWF)... Space Policy Challenges Ahead (Event)
[SatNews] Almost exactly one month after the election, Secure World Foundation will hold a luncheon panel event to...
Space Foundation... Good News For Mil/Gov Folk... Going Back To 2010 (Event)
[SatNews] The Space Foundation has adjusted its rate for active duty military and government personnel who register...
GVF-EMP...Olympics May Be Over, But Companies Take A Paradigm Leap At London Roundtable (Event)
[SatNews] ... the Roundtable Assembly program will make a major contribution to the global discussion of the paradigm leap in the economics of satellite communications.