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July 10th, 2013
European Space Agency Final Concept Endorsed For Ariane 6 (Launch Vehicle)
[SatNews] In November of 2012, European Ministers responsible for space, meeting in Naples, Italy, approved the start of preparatory activities for Europe’s next-generation...
Lockheed Martin. Testing Validates GPS III (Satellites)
[SatNews] Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT]’s GPS III Non-Flight Satellite Testbed (GNST) has successfully completed a series of high-fidelity pathfinding events which...
Space Systems/Loral Celebrates 2,000 Satellite Years...And They Don’t Look A Day Over 1,550
[SatNews] The oldest satellite still providing service is GOES 3, which was launched in June 1978 and still provides communications for the U.S. Antarctic Program.
Inmarsat TACSAT @ Up To 70mph (SATCOM)
[SatNews] A successful demonstration has shown Inmarsat’s new L-TAC service operating in vehicles travelling at speeds of...
Boeing It's Official—SVN-66 Now Operating. (Satellite)
[SatNews] The Global Positioning System, which millions of people use every day for precise navigation and timing, recently became...
Astrium + OHB System AG Propulsion For Six (Satellites)
[SatNews] Astrium and OHB System AG, a subsidiary company of the European space and technology group OHB AG, have signed a contract for the delivery of...
NASA Records Calamity Train (Earth Observatory)
[SatNews] Sunday seemed to be a day filled with calamities, from the 777 jet crash at SFO to the derailed train with crude oil.
Ball Aerospace + Aerojet Rocketdyne Go Green...Are Not Fuel-ish
[SatNews] "This thruster test is a crucial step toward infusing this green spacecraft propulsion technology into a wide range of government and commercial missions...”
Satellite Industry Association. Annual State Of The Satellite Report.
[SatNews] SIA has released its annual Annual State of the Satellite Industry Report, which shows that global satellite industry revenues grew by...
SES and NordNet. On-Demand Offering Calls In The ASTRA 2F (SatBroadcasting™—Capacity)
[SatNews] SES (NYSE Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) has announced that its long-standing partner NordNet has developed a new...
Moving On Up To CEO @ Harris Broadcast
[SatNews] ... following nine years as President and CEO?of?GENBAND?where he led a company transformation that encompassed six acquisitions, including Tekelec SSG, NextPoint Networks and Nortel’s VoIP Business.
Moving On Up To General Manager @ Maverick Satsystems
[SatNews] "While maintaining key global supply chain relationships, we are vendor independent, allowing us to combine our engineering expertise with the most cost effective industry proven hardware..."
Bridge Technologies. @ IBC2013 With... (Event—Technology Showcase)
[SatNews] Bridge Technologies' Chairman, Simen K. Frostad, is definitely upbeat about the company's attendance at this event. “This IBC is by far the biggest and busiest ever for...